Spring in My Step

Dress: River Island, from ASOS Tights: Pigeonhole Brogues: Gripz Bag: Coach It’s taken a while, but spring is finally on Perth’s doorstep. This was just a nice, simple day to dress up and admire the weather, where else but at Kings Park. I’m a practical girl and used to dressing up for the appropriateness the…

Cape Naturaliste

Top: Dorothy Perkins Pants: Uniqlo Coat: Sportsgirl Necklace: Doury, from a street market in Sydney Wedges: Hush Puppies Bag: Rebecca Minkoff MAC Bag, from Shopbop When V and I are on a holiday, we try our best to get up early so we maximise the daylight hours and our adventures, but as you can tell from the…

Sienna Lodge, Yallingup

Dress: Dorothy Perkins Coat: Sportsgirl Wedges: Hush Puppies Leather necklace: Doury, from a street market in Sydney On our recent trip to Yallingup and Margaret River, Arnold and I spent two nights at the Sienna Lodge. It’s a perfect place to relax and unwind, a quiet estate surrounded by world-class wineries, restaurants and breathtaking beaches within short driving distance. Upon…

Theme-Inspired Nails

Recently I’ve had this funky fascination with my nails, (c’mon ladies, who doesn’t?) but it’s not just that. Whenever I’m at that nail parlour, and I’m presented with these stacks of colours to choose from, I panic! All these lovely combinations, how am I ever going to choose? I can’t! Okay, maybe it’s not as…

Southward Bound

Dress: Dorothy Perkins Coat: Sportsgirl Wedges: Hush Puppies Scarf: Esprit Sunnies: Ray-Ban Bag: Rebecca Minkoff MAC Bag, from Shopbop Last weekend, Arnold and I packed our bags and went on a road trip southward from Perth. We drove as far as Yalingup and the Margaret River, but we took the scenic routes and stopped by…

Out in the Pilbara

If not for the work that I do for a mining company, I probably wouldn’t ever step foot in the Pilbara. Called the Pilbara desert by some, it’s a large (it covers more than 500,000 square kilometers!), dry, very scarcely populated land in the north of Western Australia that’s characterised by its read earth, landscapes…

Araluen Botanic Park

Dress: Fox Cardigan: Warehouse Tights: ASOS Boots: Ecco Bag: Rebecca Minkoff MAC bag from Shopbop For a while, except for the frequent rains, Perth seemed to have forgotten to transition to spring and would jump straight from winter to summer, so when Arnold and I heard about the Araluen Botanic Park and its magical tulip…

Zig Zag Drive

Dress: GG5 Stockings: Marks & Spencer Boots: Ecco Bag: Rebecca Minkoff MAC bag, from Shopbop Sunnies: Ray-Ban What makes winter bearable in Perth is that you generally still get plenty of sunlight. You couldn’t tell from the pictures, but it was a cold late afternoon and I was freezing without my jacket (I also had…