FASHION & BEAUTY

Viktor & Rolf ‘Fashion Artists’

Unless you are into high end couture fashion, the names Viktor & Rolf may not be familiar to you. All I knew about these designers before I had the pleasure of getting a sneak peek at the media preview of the new NGV exhibition was that this design pair was Dutch, and their fashion, avant-garde. So much of this exhibition…

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3 ways to wear a ruffled denim shirt

Wear My Wardrobe – Ruffle Denim Shirt 3 Ways

It’s been a while between Wear My Wardrobe posts because over winter I basically lived in track pants and a blanket poncho. But the trees are blossoming and spring is in the air, a perfect time to poke around my wardrobe and see if I can wear my old garments in new and interesting ways. Read the last installment of…

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vintage wardrobe restyle

Wear My Wardrobe – An 80s 3 Pc Lives Again

When I added a ‘Style’ section to My Poppet LIVING I did it in the hope that it would encourage me to talk about something I enjoy, vintage, independent and recycled fashion. I’m not a ‘fashion’ or style blogger and don’t shop for clothes very often, in fact most of my wardrobe is years old. I love to wear what…

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A VERY BEAUTIFUL DAY

A VERY BEAUTIFUL DAY – Style & Glamour Workshop Melbourne

I was really excited when friend and fellow blogger Candice DeVille of Vintage Current announced she was once again running her very popular Style & Glamour Workshop – A Very Beautiful Day. I attended the last one and was so impressed by the content and the new skills I learnt. It’s not just for lovers of the vintage look, Candice…

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The Joys of Choosing Recycled Fashion

The Joys of Choosing Recycled Fashion

Call it what you will; vintage, second-hand, pre-loved or recycled fashion, when you choose to buy and wear clothes that are older than retail-shop-new, you will introduce a whole new level of joy to your closet. Affordability Lets be honest, buying new clothes is a costly activity. Sure, you could fill your wardrobe with a assortment of badly made fashion…

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Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Costume Exhibition National Trust

A visit to Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries Costume Exhibition

Phryne Fisher is back! Fans of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, me being one of them, have patiently waited for the series return of this visually stunning production to our small screens. The Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher, swans into early 1929 Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit. As a Melbournian, I love how meticulously, and lavishly…

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Win a Mila and Ruby Pebble bracelet

Win 1 of 6 Mila + Ruby Pebble Bracelets (entries closed)

To celebrate the lunch of My Poppet LIVING, we have a stylish Giveaway thanks to Mila + Ruby. Embrace your individuality and create your own distinctive style via the new collection of Mila + Ruby interchangeable bracelets. Sourced and handcrafted in Nepal, the ‘Pebbles’ are unique in character and are designed to snap onto the genuine leather cuff bracelets. With…

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