Why All Women Should Abandon Their ‘Expiry’ Date

As a second-gen immigrant growing up in Australia, I can confidently say that I’ve felt the pressures that the Asian community places on women – directly from family and indirectly from outsiders. Watching the SK-II ‘The Expiry Date’ film resonated with me deeply on many levels because I’ve experienced it firsthand and watched others around me succumb to the societal…
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MBFWA17: Sass & Bide, We Are Kindred & Macgraw

This last week has been a blur and it’s hard to imagine that I did Fashion Week last year whilst working full time at the bank. There are two main differences this year in my approach to Fashion Week; I no longer felt the need to attend every single show (or even try to) and I finally enlisted help or…
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Ten Minutes with Australian Designer: Alice McCall

You may have seen our coverage earlier last week on her Resort 17/18 collection but we managed to grab Alice McCall for a quick ten minute Q&A in the chaos of Fashion Week and hear about what continues to inspire her.  Ten Minutes with Alice McCall Where did you find the inspiration behind your current collection? Is there a story…
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7 Ways to Control Your Anxiety

Waking up at 6am everyday I find myself immediately reaching for my phone to do one of three things; checking how many emails I’ve received whilst I indulged myself in broken and restless sleep, going through my Instagram accounts to check the engagement of my posts or checking my various messenger apps. Sound unhealthy? It sure is and up until…
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What the Cool Kids Wear to Work

Whilst I no longer hold a steady 9 to 5, that doesn’t mean I don’t like to dress up for certain occasions and there are days where I’ll wake up and want to channel my inner #GirlBoss. We spend over 50% of our week at work and as bad as that is to hear (or read), our wardrobe doesn’t have…
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MBFWA17 Day One: Alice McCall Resort 17/18

I still remember receiving a Facebook invitation to one of her sample sales and being ecstatic that I could finally get my hands on some of her pieces. This was eight years ago. Till this day, Alice McCall is still one of my favourite Australian designers and still one of our greatest exports. We’ve seen emerging Australian designers come and…
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