11 Leading Ladies of 20-11

Fashion

11 leading ladies that stylishly owned the year that was, twenty eleven!

Blake Lively

Miranda Kerr

Kate Middleton

Olivia Palermo

Princess Mary

Leighton Meester

Alexa Chung

Zoe Saldana

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley

Natalie Portman

Emma Watson

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11 Memorable Moments of 2011

The Dressing Room

The Royal Wedding will be remembered for decades to come!

And so will those fascinators!

Our beloved fish died after a long and happy life at The Dressing Room 😦

Miranda Kerr’s comeback in that bathing suit!

 John Galliano Anti-Semitic Scandal

Lady Gaga arrived at the Grammy Awards in a giant egg!

whilst Beyonce debuted her pregnancy

The cast are all grown up you guessed it, the final Harry Potter movie

The Dressing Room Brunswick lost a lot of weight and went BLONDE!! HOT!

Kim Kardashian showcased an over the top wedding

…Kim Kardashian got divorced (in just 72 days!!)

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New Years Punch!

Home, Food & Body

Hosting a New Years bash??

A yummy punch all the adults can enjoy, you can’t go wrong with a Summer Sangria!

 Ingredients (serves approx 6)

  • 1 orange
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 lime
  • 1 medium apple, peeled, cored and sliced
  • 1 cup pineapple chunks
  • 200ml (3/4 cup) brandy
  • 1bottle (750ml)dry red wine
  • 1 can (375ml) soft drink of your choice
  • 250ml (1 cup) orange juice

Method

1. Slice the orange, lemon, and lime into thin rounds and place in a jug with the chopped apple and pineapple. Pour in the brandy and refrigerate for 2 hours. Chill the bottle of red wine, soft drink and orange juice at the same time.
2. Gently crush the fruits with a spoon, then stir in the red wine, soft drink, and orange juice. Add additional brandy or orange juice to taste.

How We Wear It

The Dressing Room

Dress down your dressed up pieces with smart layering and accessorising!

Natasha has added the DANA top and a combination of the handmade organic cotton bracelets

for a dressed down look to the RICA dress

The red and white add a fresh contrast to the monotone colouring of the Sky!

Perfect colour palette for a sunny summers day!

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When The Clock Strikes 12

Fashion, The Dressing Room

What will you be frocked up in when the clock strikes 12??

Will you be celebrating casually by the beach or pool, at a festival or glamourously counting down to 20-12??

FEATHER cami in white, WEST vest in amber and Double up Choker in red

SIERRA tank in citron, AMALA skirt in carrara lilac and Plait Choker in mustard

AKIRA dress in sand

 New Years trading hours:

Friday December 30th- GPO 10-7pm & Brunswick 10.30-7pm

Saturday December 31st- Both stores 10-5pm

Sunday January 1st- CLOSED

Monday January 2nd- GPO 11-5pm & Brunswick 12-4pm

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How We Wear It

The Dressing Room

Worried about that summer breeze?

No stress!

Sarah has prevented any chill, whilst still looking summery in her floral QUENTIN blazer
over the YOKI tee in Sea green.

And bringing out the green in the outfit, is the DOUBLE UP neck piece and PLAIT bracelet.

Sarah’s YOKI tee is an essential basic this summer, and not only in
Sea, but also in Salmon and Lilac!

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A Yummy Detox

Fashion, Home, Food & Body, The Dressing Room

A good detox is exactly what we need after a Christmas food coma! Agreed?

But who says a detox can’t be yummy!

What you need:

2 grapefruits

1 thick slice of melon

1 peach

You would never imagine that anything with grapefruit could be so sweet, let alone pack such an immune-boosting punch!

The benefits:

Beta-carotene, folic acid, vitamin B3, vitamin C, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, sodium, sulphur.

The colour of grapefruit is perfect for your summer detox,

as well as your summer wardrobe!

TOMMY top in Sky, AMALA skirt in Tangelo & NOHA wedges in Sky

LOTTIE shirt in Orange, INGRID skirt in Citron & TOMMY wedges in Sky