Sunday, March 11, 2012


I've noticed luminous hues and textures have slowly crept into my outfits. Whether it is mixing metals like my pewter loafers and gold/silver accessories, I'm loving how one or a combination of shimmery pieces can easily take a look from day-to-night. These Hell Yeah Hipster Jeans by Mink Pink via Market HQ are practically a second skin of deep bronze shimmer, adding glamour and glitz to otherwise a semi-casual look. Sitting on the warm side of the colour palette, I have accessoried with my 'go-to' watch and statement necklace combo, plus a hint of cobalt blue and leopard print to tie-in the look.

This sheer button-up by Don't Ask Amanda via General Pants has become my ultimate 'Black Swan' number, with it's contrasting paneling and trims, not to mention the unique button-up closure on the back (PLUS it's collared!). Making another appearance on the blog are my current favourite ankle booties by Vagabond that I refuse to take off. All in all, I think this look makes the cut as one of my iconic 'Black Swan' uniforms to date. What do you think?

 Wearing: Hell Yeah Hipster Jeans by Mink Pink via Market HQ, sheer top by Don't Ask Amanda via General Pants, Vagabond boots, Cotton On skinny belt, rings and necklace by Lovisa, Marc by Marc Jacobs chronograph watch and vintage bag.
Photography by Kassandra Hernandez  

If you haven't heard of the incredible and super fun competition MINK PINK has got going on, get your thinking hat on and be ready to go on a creative streak. Their Be Brave and Free campaign - "Make Your Mark" calls on all MINK PINK fans to recreate the MINK PINK logo in celebrating the brand going global. Whether it is drawing it in the sand, carving it in a tree or even recreating it with your favourite food - possibilities are endless! The entry with the most 'Likes' will win $2000 cash and $500 worth of Mink Pink goodies, a generous wardrobe update I'd say. 

So what are you waiting for! Make your mark and enter now.

Below is my entry, a graphic art piece that is feminine, pretty, edgy and street - combining just some of the traits of the MINK PINK girl! If you like what you see, please send a vote my way and 'like' entry here.

I hope you've all had a wonderful weekend. I've got a few projects/collabs and another exciting giveaway happening on the blog - so be sure to keep an eye out on either here, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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  1. you look so damn good in the mink pink jeans!!!! hottie with a booty. catch up soon! hope you get loads of likes on 'makeyourmark' comp!''


  2. Such an incredible & authentic design i saw it on facebook earlier! good luck hun!! xx

  3. I love your jeans. No, I love how YOU look in these jeans. Gorgeous, that's what I'm trying to say.

    Fingers crossed - you will win!

    Cheers from another Sydney blogger!

  4. You are looking super sexy in those jeans and that cropped shirt.... OOLALA! ;-)

    The Sydney Girl

  5. love the boots and shirt sweetie, so lovely

  6. That top kills it! Looking amazing Lauren x