Archive for April, 2011

Fancy Some Hot Couture ???

Fancy Some Hot Couture ???

As an inquisitive 15 year old girl I was fortunate enough to find myself working at Fancy That one of Sydney’s most amazing Fancy Dress Shops. This incredible costume collection provided me with the perfect environment to research and explore my fascination with Vintage culture and clothing. While working there I also was lucky enough [...]


50′s Fair 2010

50's Fair 2010

Atomic Fun was the theme for last years 50′s Fair and fun it certainly was. A beautiful Sunny Winter’s Day spent at one of my favourite Mid- century Modern Sydney Properties. The Rose Seidler House in Wahroonga was Architect Harry Seidler’s first Australian commission an open plan minimal design with all of the mod-cons of [...]


Trocadero Dance Palace at the Sydney Festival 2011

Trocadero Dance Palace at the Sydney Festival 2011

For Four nights during the Sydney Festival , the newly refurbished Town Hall was transformed into a Vintage Dance Palace that played tribute to sydney’s original Trocadero Night club. Sydney’s  Trocadero was a dance and concert hall that opened in 1936 and remained an important entertainment venue until it closed it’s doors in the 1970′s. [...]


Louis Prima Tribute Night

Louis Prima Tribute Night

  On the 20th of January this year I was thrilled to perform a gig at the Basement with my Fabulous Cocktail Cabinet band. This gig was extra special as it was in tribute to one of my favourite Singer / songwriters from the golden age of Las Vegas Lounge the one and only Louis [...]


Fearless…

Fearless...

When Freelance producer Danielle Colley asked me to style the then current Australian Idol Winner Wes Carr’s latest Single “Fearless”  I was thrilled to finally have the chance to work with her. We had crossed paths a few times before but hadn’t yet worked on a major project. Dedicated and passionate it was a real pleasure [...]


King of the Road….

“King of the Road” is a 1964 song written and originally recorded by country singer Roger Miller. When Adam Harvey recorded a version for his “ Both Sides Now” Album he decided to use the song’s origin as inspiration for the creative styling for the Film Clip. The wonderful Annette Ogilvie and I joined forces [...]


Kerri Ann

Kerri Ann

A few weeks ago I was invited to be a guest on The Kerri Ann Morning Show. The Producers decided that we should do a pre-recorded segment that would be broadcast before the live studio interview with Kerri Ann. Seven outfit changes later we had a fun day filming at my house and Vintage Boutique. [...]


I & J Fish Fingers and Fish Strips Print Ads

I & J Fish Fingers and Fish Strips Print Ads

When I was recently contacted by the creative team at Ad agency BWM and asked if I wanted to style a Vintage Inspired Print ad for Fish Fingers I was naturally intrigued to hear their ideas.  A few meetings and much laughter later, here is the series of ad’s that we came up with. I [...]