Ruby Slipper @ The Darley Seymour Cup

The racing season is now in full flight, with the springtime warmth coaxing Melbournites from their felt hats and opaque stockings and turning (some of them) into tandoori gnomes in polyester. I kid, I kid. I love the racing season – not because I’m a gamblin’ woman but because I am an avid people watcher. …

Ruby Slipper @ Surviving Georgia Premiere

I was delighted to┬ábe invited to the red-carpet gala event that was the premiere of Surviving Georgia this week. Surviving Georgia is a humorous, whimsical ‘Sea Change-ish’ kind of a tale, with key protagonists played by Pia Miranda, Holly Valance, Spencer McLaren and Shane Jacobson. To be honest, they had me at ‘Holly Valance’, as …

Ruby Slipper @ Frockswap for Buy Nothing New Month

Today’s Ruby Slipper blog looks back at a wonderful Sunday afternoon at the Pybus PR headquarters, surrounded by lovely (particularly stylish) friends, pets, sparkling champagne, chocolate cake – and a sumptuous array of clothing and jewellery to be borrowed for the month of October. In short – a gathering to discuss mindful consumption and promote …

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 …