Ruby Slipper @ Vivian Ashworth Salon Launch

Gatsby fever well and truly has Melbourne in its grip! At the height of the Jazz-age celebrations in April was the launch of Vivian Ashworth‘s salon at 109 Greville Street, Prahran. The event was a bustling, fizz-popping affair at Vivian’s luxe new premises, featuring armfuls of flowers, hot jazz from chanteuse Hetty Kate and more …

Ruby Slipper @ BusinessChic LBD Book Launch

Last week my dear friend and fellow-blogger Cheryl Lin of Business Chic launched her book and held her first exhibition – all in one week! Her popular business-fashion centric blog also celebrated its third year in existence – so really, there’s lots about Cheryl and her creative endeavors to celebrate. Today, we feature highlights from …

Ruby Slipper on a Daylesford Getaway

If you told me a only a few years ago that my full-time work would involve being invited to experience some of the most beautiful places in Victoria, I’d have scratched my head, wondering how on earth to make that a reality. It’s now three years since the Ruby Slipper blog has been in existence, …

Ruby Slipper @ The Mansion SocieTEA

Last Sunday’s Societea at The Mansion Hotel & Spa at Werribee Park was everything you would wish a high tea to be in your wildest, most Vogue Living-inspired dreams. Imagine a balcony clinking with fine china, heaving with notable, fashionable types and warm with golden sunlight to boot. Werribee Mansion is a historic building which has …

Ruby Slipper @ Fashion Torque February

Fashion Torque returns for 2012 at the Hasti Bala room, a decadent jungle-themed space at the top of The Carlton on Bourke Street. A who’s who of the Melbourne fashion community were there, dressed in their jungle best to see the live fashion talk show hosted by Jenny Bannister and Philip Boon. Co-hosts included Sarah …

Ruby Slipper @ Fashion Torque Media Launch

Fashion bunnies of Melbourne, rejoice – for Fashion Torque returns to brighten your month! Today industry icons Jenny Bannister and Philip Boon re-launched their popular fashion chat show at new it-venue Hasti Bala (think Bali Hai, but with Richard Attenborough and Julian Clary as key design influences). All Ruby Slipper fans and Fashion Torquers can rest assured …

Ruby Slipper @ Melbourne Music Week – Aesthetics of Sound

Ruby Slipper Consultants were excited to discover Melbourne Music Week’s series of pop-up installations, courtesy of an afternoon laneway adventuring with Limelight PR. Named ‘The Aesthetics of Sound – An In Store Experience’, this element of MMW is a series of artistic installations in several of Melbourne’s most innovative businesses. Today’s blog brings you on our journey …

Ruby Slipper @ Peony Haute Parfumerie’s Black Jade Launch

As thunder pealed out across the densely humid Melbourne sky, Ruby Slipper’s Iolanthe hopped in the car and hoped that her journey to the launch of Lubin’s ‘Black Jade’ at the exclusive Peony Haute Parfumerie would not involve a flash flooding. Today’s blog chronicles an intimate and luxurious soiree to celebrate the launch of ‘Black Jade’, a …