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Island Style shirts for all climates

Fashion How to wear Mens Resort Style Womens

Island Style shirts for all climates

Our island style button through shirts are perfect for cocktails at sundown.
 
Complete your hot weather look with white linen pants and aviator sunglasses, or layer with faded denim flares, a skivvy and a pastel cashmere knit tied across your shoulders in Winter.

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Collingwood Chic: Deb's custom jacket

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Collingwood Chic: Deb's custom jacket

Since she's all about the circular fashion economy, Deb came to us with her own jacket. She had customisation on the brain. When you're customising, it's really important to work on the small details, because they're the unexpected, magical things that will turn an ordinary item into someone's favourite.

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How to wear our vertical stripe tees in the cooler months

Australia Fashion How to wear Mel Ogier Style edit

How to wear our vertical stripe tees in the cooler months

Resort wear's a cinch when the sun swelters and you can roll out of bed into your private swimming pool or secluded beach. 

But that's not really how 2020 is for any of us, unless you permanently live in paradise, pandemic or not. As the Australian skies darken, how do we lift our spirits? By summoning our internal resort vibe, that's how. 

As any Melbourne citizens know, mastering the art of layered dressing is essential for successful living. Mel shows you how to layer your resort looks at home.

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The beauty of creating bespoke fashion pieces

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The beauty of creating bespoke fashion pieces

The best thing about starting your own fashion label is having the ability to create beautiful objects that bring joy to the lives of others. I recently made my sister Tania a very special gift package for her birthday, which included one of our signature clutches, a vintage style wooden ring, and a one off leather 'coin purse', which we both agreed could be handy for all manner of secret lady's things for ladies. The pink and purple leather is finished off with cream raffia and a very special opal pendant. I also sent a shell necklace to add to my sister's...

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Nautical but nice: how to rock our zip front tees

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Nautical but nice: how to rock our zip front tees

I'm not sure if you've read it before, but our tees and shirts are actually sourced from Phillips Shirts, an iconic Melbourne family business that has been around for years. The pieces are brand new and have never been worn, but they've literally been stored in a vault for about 30 years. Because of the authenticity of that quality buying from the 1980s and 1990s, and to avoid creating new landfill, we decided to customise our edit of their tees and show them to a new audience. You. People who love nostalgia and who don't care much for mass, fast fashion. In this...

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