Category Archives: The Essentials

Four inches

by jamie-lee on February 20, 2015, 4 comments

Celine heels Four inches of pure Celine perfection is pretty much as good as it gets, when it comes to shoes that is. I squeezed in a late night purchase of these shoes just hours before beginning the Five Piece French Wardrobe Challenge and have absolutely no regrets. Despite the four inch heel height, they […]

Everlane ryan tanks – a review

by jamie-lee on January 20, 2015, 7 comments

Word on the street is that the barometer hit 44 degrees (Celsius, that is) in Perth just the other week. And we’ve still got another two months of summer to enjoy (or endure – depending on how you look at it). As a bit of a precursor to the hot summer days, I picked up […]


by jamie-lee on December 15, 2014, one comment

Ivory ‘milk’ silk blouse c/o Popbasic If there’s one thing a girl can never have too much of, it’s a simple silk button up shirt. It’s one of those classics which will never leave you not feeling polished, even when you’ve rolled out of bed with only ten minutes to spare before you need to […]

Wardrobe replacements

by jamie-lee on November 6, 2014, no comments

Equipment sleeveless silk pocket blouse So. This was a long time coming. I’ve been adding and subtracting to my wardrobe for so many years that nothing I’ve owned has ever truly looked a little worse for wear. The whole notion of conscious or conspicuous consumption is that you re-wear your core wardrobe pieces to the […]

The Cabas tote

by jamie-lee on October 19, 2014, 14 comments

Equipment sleeveless blouse, Helmut Lang blazer, Ellery skirt (similar style), Celine cabas tote bag (cheaper alternative) This year truly has been the year of the wardrobe hero; the holy grail of bags, shoes and leather jackets. My focus has heavily been on building up the foundations of my wardrobe, which has generally meant quality over […]

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