Real Men Wear Scarves: Here’s Why

If you’ve always thought scarves were just for girls, think again. By choosing to wear a scarf, you are actually following in a tradition pioneered in the West by pilots in both World Wars. Flying in freezing, un-pressurised cockpits, these aviators used scarves for warmth, and also to prevent chafing against their leather jackets and helmets. In the United States, South America, and Australia, cowboys and cattle ranchers continue to use cotton squares as improvised facemasks, to protect against the dust kicked up by livestock. So, whether you need to bundle up against the winter elements, shield a shaved head […]

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Migrating Your Wardrobe from Autumn to Winter

The autumn/winter season is upon us, which means lots of layers, warm colours and thick fabrics. Autumn and winter are fun times for fashion, but the need for layering means that planning is required. There is a fine line of transition between the two seasons, and without the right layers you can quickly be left too hot or too cold. The first step in planning your layering is to know what’s on trend. What’s trending this autumn/winter? Florals Just because summer is over doesn’t mean that florals have disappeared. Florals are still popular, but colours are slightly richer than they […]

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Accessorising Your Favourite Leather Jacket

Now that autumn has hit Australian shores, it’s the ideal time to pull out the leather jacket. A leather jacket is the perfect layer when the days get cooler, and looks super cute over just about anything. It’s the “go-to” clothing piece that is a favourite year after year. Leather is extremely versatile, and a jacket’s accents, such as buttons, cuffs and binding, can go a long way in styling an otherwise drab outfit. Whether hitting the red carpet, heading to the office or grabbing a quick early morning coffee with friends, a leather jacket will see you always looking […]

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How to Transition Your Summer Wardrobe to Autumn

The transition time between summer and autumn makes for difficult styling when it comes to your wardrobe. One minute it’s sweltering outside, the next you’re getting a chill run through your bones. So how do you dress? First things first, it’s time to clear out the wardrobe a little to make room for some of your cooler items. It’s not yet time to store away all your summer pieces, but the little strapless dresses and the linen shorts can probably afford to be tucked away until next year. Don’t forget to clean your items before storing them away to prevent […]

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