Clueless

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Wearing: Mink Pink TopHello Parry Skirt, Betts Boots - sold out (similar here and here), French Connection Bag (similar here)

Every time I wear something by Mink Pink I am transported back to the 90's.
  Being an awkward teenager I went through many (questionable!) fashion stages in the nineties, one of those of course was the 'Clueless' phase. My favourite fashion moment of this time was a red, black and white tartan shift dress that I wore with knee high socks. I wore it a lot. I even changed up the knee high socks occasionaly switching from black to white. It was also right around the time I decided I wanted to become a fashion designer and the first piece I 'designed' (never quite made it to production!) was a purple cropped t-shirt with a giant velvet, burgundy heart in the front. (Another nod to the iconic movie!) 


Although this top by Mink Pink is clearly not influenced by clueless, the 90's vibe is still strong! I love the high neck and sleeveless style and well, leopard print is my favourite colour. I styled it with a bright skater skirt to complete my trip down memory lane. All that's missing is the knee highs! 


What is your favourite fashion moment of the 90's?


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3. Fab Five Fashion Finds Under $50



It's that time of the week again! My weekly roundup of the best fashion under $50 is here.

Have you noticed my posts have taken on a bit of a Spring feel lately? Well, that's because Winter is dead to me. Dead, I tell you! I can finally see the light at the end of the gloomy tunnel (even though thunderstorms are forecast today.. urghh!)

Today's fab five is all about fun colours and textures as we say a big F... you to Winter. Three days to go!

Happy Friday and happy shopping!!

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Black Lace

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Wearing: Saints + Secrets Black Lace TopSportsgirl White Skirt (Old - similar here), Black Heels (similar here ), Saint Laurent Clutch.


Who doesn't love a bit of sheer black lace? 

Walking through Myer the other day I noticed a label I hadn't seen before, Saints + Secrets. I did a double take when I saw this top even though my internal finance department screamed at me to keep walking (I had just been to the new Zara store opening!). My love of lace got the better of me and a purchase was made. I love how the sex appeal of the top is balanced out with the longer sleeves and the lace detailing is just perfection!
I'm quite certain that I made the right decision with this purchase. You can't go wrong with black and lace, right? I even think my nerdy inner bean counter would agree! 

Halfway to the weekend!! We got this!


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Black Basics

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Wearing: Zalora Black SkirtH and M Denim Shirt (Old - similar here and here) Kmart Heels (similar here ), Sporstgirl Clutch (Old - similar here).


Monday again! Welcome to a brand new week. Hope everybody had a fabulous weekend! 
As I type this I am desperately trying to watch the VMA's live online which is proving to be very difficult and quite annoying. I just wanna see Bey!!*

Anyway, moving on! Today's outfit features my new go to black skirt. I only recently realised that there was a gap in my wardrobe where a black skirt was supposed to be. How did I not have a plain black skirt in my wardrobe?! The problem has now been resolved with this asymmetrical skirt by Zalora. I love how the longer length is balanced out with a front split (and did I mention it is under $20!). You will definitely be seeing a lot more of this one!


*UPDATE: I watched it. She killed it!


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Zara Store Opening Perth

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You can practically hear the excitement buzzing around Perth. 
The epic fashion retailer, Zarahas finally hit our side of the world! The first Zara in Perth opened yesterday at Garden City Shopping Centre. The two-level space not only houses a host of fashion forward women's clothing and accessories but includes a Men's and Children's section too!* 

I didn't make it to the opening yesterday (damn work, ruining my fun!) but I headed there bright and early this morning. By the time I arrived (9:05am!) the store was already packed and by the time I got to the change rooms there was a line of about 20 people! Clearly the people of Perth have been waiting a while for Zara to come our way.
I was definitely impressed with what Zara has to offer and I could have purchased a lot more than I did. With price points mostly around the $49.95-$69.95 mark it was very hard to resist! Luckily for my credit card a few of the items I wanted were sold out in my size already. 
So, welcome to Perth Zara, and from now on you can expect to see a lot more Zara in my (and everyone else in Perth's) wardrobe! 

Have you had a chance to get to the store yet? What did you think? 

*(But ummm sorry to my daughter and husband because I did not even look in that area, next time I promise!!) 


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