Romantic Style

I met Carina on a particularly sleepy Sunday at the Cupping Room in Acton. I had been walking through the area with no-one in sight until I came across the buzz and overflow of people surrounding the popular cafe.

With a Masters in Cognitive Psychology, Carina moved to Canberra a year and a half ago from Switzerland for love and is now engaged. 'Romantic' definitely sums up her own story and her style.

Carina's classic button-up dress and belt were from an op-shop on Oxford Street in Sydney. Her shoes are from Birkenstock and earrings were a gift - handmade by a colleague at the Cupping Room.

Men's Style: SHAUN

The Fashion Vault style stalked the ever-stylish Shaun on his was to dinner at Akiba in the City.

He caught our eye for his polished-yet-relaxed look. Shaun has teamed a casual street style long tee with a fitted blazer and chinos - perfect for a dinner out with friends.

Shaun’s reveals his favourite online destination is Culture Kings - one that we also love - for fresh and on-trend styles.

Outfit breakdown:

Blazer: Zara

Tee-shirt: Culture kings

Pants: Zara

Shoes: Steve Madden

Watch: Marc Echo


Marissa Ellison was also spotted at the Bespoke Fashion event organized by Janette Lenk from the Fashion Vault on Sunday. Having an interest in fashion, Marissa naturally gravitated to attending the event to see what it was all about.

Marissa’s look is simple yet strong. She has opted for a men’s style shirt and some killer pointed booties from Wittner. She adds femininity to the look with with delicate bracelets, and a floral style necklace.

You will spot Marissa out and about wearing outfits that are comfortable, practical and minimalistic.

Outfit break down:

Shirt dress: Mink Pink

Boots: Wittner

Clutch: Collette

Necklace: Collette

Bracelet: Mimco

Bracelet 2: Family heirloom

Timeless Style at Bespoke

The ever-so-stylish Melody Rusk was spotted at the Bespoke Fashion Event held at A. Baker in NewActon on Sunday.

Miss Melody fit in perfectly among many others at Sunday's leisurely fashion soirée. Melody paired trendy uniform colours, navy and maroon, spicing it up with a bold metallic skirt. Navy and maroon work great on most skin tones, and are essential during the cooler months.

Her style is a mash up of new pieces and classic items she has collected over the years, such as her clutch and hat. Melody shops the way we all should: investing in classic items and buying trend pieces that reflect her style.

Outfit breakdown:

Hat: Dotti

Sweater: Sportsgirl

Skirt: Asos

Heels: Asos

Clutch: Witchery

Deejay - The Fashion Vault

Dapper Style

Paul Wojtaszak, sharp mortgage broker, looked every bit dapper in his outfit.

The 31 year old was spotted at the 'Compassion with Fashion' event. I loved his outfit combination; relaxed black jeans teamed up with a blazer and pocket square. Very guys chic.

Paul said, "I wanted to feel comfortable whilst looking well presented." That's just what I thought when I noticed his effortless style that he put together using brands from a great array of high- and low-end stores.

Jacket: Burton

Shirt: Connor

Shoes: Oxford

Jeans: Cotton On

Watch: Armani Exchange.

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