Nicola Finetti

06 May 19

Some say the Oscars is fashion’s night of nights. I say the Met Gala is, hands down.  Held on the first Monday in May, the Costume Institute Gala is the most exclusive event on the New York scene, with tickets starting at $35 000. The invitation only event attracts fashion designers, actors, musicians, models, artists […]

02 May 19
Doctor T Designs

The summer collection from Vogue has been announced! While I feel like this might not be the best collection for me, I do think there are a lot of interesting options available. And if you are the sort of person who loves to sew a whole new wardrobe for your vacations, I think you might […]

08 Apr 19

“Clothes aren’t going to change the world, the women who wear them will.” – Anne Klein. A buyer turned stylist with an entrepreneurial spirit, Shubhangi Chandra (Shubi), founder of Effortless Allure, is passionate about helping ambitious women become more confident and achieve their goals while looking and feeling incredibly good. Instead of trying to emulate […]

20 Mar 19

So this category of fashion has confused many of us for years. Most of us know it is the most formal of dress codes however there are a few myths surrounding this style of fashion that can make the rules a little hazy for those not in the know. Quite often when we are listing […]

05 Mar 19

Adios summer! You’ve been great (reluctantly said with a quivering lip). Although we have plenty of warm March nights ahead, it’s hard not to notice mornings getting lighter a little later and the sun setting a tad earlier. None of us want to see the end of summer but we’re here to remind you that […]

04 Mar 19

Photography: Jeremy Choh. Stylist: Josie McManus. Hair & Makeup: Mikele Simone. Model: Sandra Mertens at Chic Management.

28 Jan 19
Doctor T Designs

The latest patterns from Vogue have been announced for Spring 2019. There are lots of snazzy styles in this release, plus a few solid classic looks thrown in the mix. It’s not quite as many patterns as in the Burda release, but I think there’s actually a bit more of interest to discuss, so let’s […]

07 Jan 19

Another Golden Globes done and dusted with Hollywood’s silver screen finest walking the red carpet in a stunning array of gowns. Blue was the colour of the night along with the trusty favourite nude and beaded metallic tones we have come to love in recent times as well as bold reds. We have done a […]