Ruby Slipper @ MSFW Designer Runway 3

Whizzoo. What a fast-paced, frenetic and fash-tastic week MSFW was. I’ve still got a couple of wonderful blogs to share with you, covering the last of the glamorous Designer Runways at Melbourne Town Hall. ┬áDesigner Runway 3 was very feminine, a selection of floaty gowns that ranged from showstoppers for formals throught to coquettish numbers …

Ruby Slipper @ MSFW Designer Runway 2

Last night’s MSFW Designer Runway 2 was spectacular from start to finish. Getting things off on a high note with a macchiato from the clever Vittoria Cafe cart at Melbourne Town Hall (in a schmancy Alice McCall cup, no less), I waited for the show to begin and watched as a troupe of white onesie-clad …

Ruby Slipper @ MSFW David Jones Runway

Monday’s perfectly sunny conditions meant a tropical start to MSFW Runways at the Hub, featuring the best in Spring racing fashion from David Jones. I took the opportunity to wear high heeled sandals for the first time this season, and my tootsies loved wiggling in the sunshine! Style notes – Gorman top, Cotton On boyfriend …

Christine @ MSFW

A perennial favorite of Ruby Slipper, Christine‘s chic femmes stalked the MSFW runway in Kahlo-esque fringing, powerful accessories and a whole lot of attitude. These styles are timeless, ageless and prove to be the choice of a a woman confident in her style. Christine Accessories and Christine Barro, we bow down to your shrine of …

Gwendolynne @ MSFW

Melbourne Spring Fashion Week has been a flurry of activity at the house of Ruby Slipper. We’ve had the pleasure of attending several runways which we will share with you in bits and pieces over the coming week. This festival we’ve decided to present highlights of our favorite designers rather than runway overviews. On Tuesday …

Ruby Slipper @ Fashion Connect – The Carlton

Last night’s Fashion Connect event evoked a menagerie of campness, enhanced by Melbourne’s most debonair creative dressing and a good shake of a Chambord French Martini. I was delighted to attend with milliner and curator extraordinaire Jessica Piesse, and equally excited to wear the beautiful silk, vintage Connie Simonetti jumpsuit I inherited from my fashion-forward …