Christmas Wrap (Dress)

[EM PORTUGUÊS]

In my quest towards perfecting my personal style I’ve come to realise that the only way to truly evolve is by going out of your comfort zone. The best way I know how to do this is by trying on things I may not have thought would work for me. Case in point: this wrap dress. I saw it hanging on a rack at Dotti, thought it looked more “meh” than cute but decided to take it to the changing room with me anyway.

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My Perfume Collection

[EM PORTUGUÊS]

There’s a famous Broadway song that says “you’re never fully dressed without a smile”. It may be true, but in my opinion you’re actually never fully dressed without perfume. There’s nothing quite like finishing off an outfit with the perfect scent that translates exactly who you are or what you’re feeling.

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My University Graduation

[EM PORTUGUÊS]

My university graduation was this time last year. It should have taken me six semesters to finish my course, but I ended up needing ten. They were the toughest and most rewarding five years of my life and that’s probably why graduation day meant so much to me. I’ve wanted to write about it ever since it happened, because the feelings I experienced that day were unlike anything I’ve ever felt, but I just haven’t found a way to do them justice. I still don’t think I can, at least not in the manner they deserve, but in honour of my graduation anniversary in two days, I figured I should try to put at least some of those feelings into words.

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Winter Uniform

[EM PORTUGUÊS]

It’s summer here in Australia and despite the fact that I was looking forward to the warm weather, I’m still very much a winter girl at heart. That’s why I’m already over the heat, even though we’ve only had a handful of hot days this far.

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Lady Petrova Bridal “As You Wish” Collection

[EM PORTUGUÊS]

As I’ve mentioned before, Lady Petrova made the move into bridal wear earlier this year. The Melbourne designer closed down her Flinders Lane boutique where she stocked various labels as well as her own and  set up a new home in the iconic Nicholas Building. This past July she released her first ever ready-to-wear bridal collection, “As You Wish”.

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