Ruby Slipper @ Dear Gladys Beginner’s Sewing

Once upon a time, your Ruby Slipper head protagonist Iolanthe read a Marion Zimmer Bradley novel called ‘The Mists of Avalon’ (a feminist re-telling of the Arthurian Tales) and got very enthused about pentacles, fairy wings and making sweeping medieval gowns out of panne velvet from Spotlight. Thankfully, this period passed. However, in its passing she lost …

Ruby Slipper @ Fashion Torque – Doramania

A cold, wet and windy night couldn’t keep Melbourne’s high-fashion set away from the monthly Fashion Torque evening at the Globe Cafe, hosted by Jenny Bannister and birthday boy Philip Boon. In fact, the air conditioning was set to high inside creating the chilly environment necessary to facilitate a discussion on ‘Doramania’ – the obsession …

Report: REIV Breakfast Meeting Kurt Fearnley

This morning’s REIV Breakfast meeting was very memorable, featuring the inspiring story of Kurt Fearnley. A mildly bleary-eyed but still well-dressed group of Melbourne’s best estate agents rocked up to the REIV Breakfast meeting this morning at the Hilton on the Park, East Melbourne. Recently renovated, the first floor ballroom was rather gorgeous. This little …