Category Archives: Fashion

Cup Day

Our first Tuesday in November, Melbourne Cup Day, (and State of Victoria public holiday) was spent at home organizing Halloween candy and watching the “race that stops a nation.”  We saw many champagne flutes and fascinators fluttering about the marquees.  Then the horses … Continue reading

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Melbourne Style in the CBD

Australians dress very similarly to Americans.  You wouldn’t be able to distinguish one from the other based on clothes, unless I busted out my preppy yellow vineyard vines polos (thanks, mom) and madras belt. After 2 ear infections and a case of … Continue reading

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Havaianas Thong

While in a surf shop in Torquay I realized what I had been missing, a new pair of thongs, Havaianas thongs.  Thong = flip-flop.  They have been in Australia for over a decade but just hit the States a few years … Continue reading

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