Fashion Coverage

UNIQLO debut

Check out the new UNIQLO collection

jessica watson

KATHLEEN LEE JOE UNIQLO opens in Melbourne today, and there’s a lot to be excited about.

What Kate wore

NZ Royal Tour: everything Duchess Kate has worn so far


Nyree McFarlane All the details on the Duchess' clothes as she travels around the land of the long white cloud.

Prison chic

Vogue's handy guide to dressing like you're in prison


ANNIE STEVENS Prison chic for a cool $1648.


Lorde covers Canadian Fashion magazine, says she channels Patti Smith in her fashion sense


Says that jackets and men's shirts are her power clothes.

Isabel Lucas for CR

Country Road collaborate with Woolmark for short film starring Isabel Lucas


ANNIE STEVENS Two powerhouse Australian labels, with bonus Isabel Lucas and a sheep station.

Best bets: cosy knits and lady-like lace

PARIS, FRANCE - FEBRUARY 25:  Fashion Blogger Chriselle Lim wears a Givenchy bag, Stella McCartney coat, Candela dress on day 1 of Paris Collections: Women on February 25, 2014 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Kirstin Sinclair/Getty Images)

ANNIE STEVENS Be a lady, but a really comfy one.


Sneak peek at Australia's first H&M store

Ann-Sofie Johansson.

GEORGINA SAFE Melbourne girls and guys are a little bohemian and a little rock'n'roll.

Fast fashion

A lot of clothes, and nothing to wear

Author, Lucy Siegle, in the Intercontinental Hotel in Sydney.
28th March 2014
Photo: Janie Barrett

JACQUELINE MALEY British author Lucy Siegle on why shopping mindlessly is bad for the environment, and your wardrobe.


How to sell your wedding dress


KATHLEEN LEE JOE You keep talking about it, here's how to actually part with your wedding dress - and make a sweet profit.

You can buy Iris Apfel's things

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KATHLEEN LEE JOE The 93-year-old fashion icon is auctioning off a lifetime’s worth of treasures

Pharrell x Adidas

Pharrell Williams is teaming up with Adidas, and it makes so much sense

HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 20:  Recording artist Pharrell Williams attends the 2nd annual Rebel With a Cause Gala held at the Paramount Studios on March 20, 2014 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/WireImage)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE Is going to create a range of sneakers, and we're happy.

Beyonce's wardrobe

An enjoyable video starring Beyonce's best tour outfits

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 22:  Entertainer Beyonce performs on stage during

ANNIE STEVENS Including interviews with all the people behind the scenes who create Queen Bey's bedazzling outfits.

Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann stars in special Australia edition of L'Uomo Vogue


GEORGINA SAFE Italian Vogue is celebrating Australian style.

Choosing frames

How to choose a pair of glasses that suit your face

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 15: Editor in Chief of Suitcase Magazine Serena Guen wears Missoni coat, Prada bag, Topshop boots and sweater, Salvatore Ferragamo shirt and American Apparel beanie on day 2 of London Collections: Women on February 15, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Kirstin Sinclair/Getty Images)

ANNIE STEVENS Frame that excellent face of yours well.

New app

Tinder for your clothes

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 15:  Freelance stylist Hilary poses wearing a Cos t-shirt, Cooper jeans with vintage glasses and a H+M hat at the Holly Fulton catwalk show during London Fashion Week S/S 2013on September 15, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/FilmMagic)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE Swipe to the right for reckless impulse shopping.

Kimye for Vogue

The Kimye Vogue cover is a great thing for fashion


KATHLEEN LEE JOE All of the reasons why putting Kimye on the cover of Vogue was an excellent idea.


Do we really need yoga office clothes?


ANNIE STEVENS Lululemon's new line of office friendly clothes want to take you from your spin class right on through to your morning WIP, no shower necessary.

Carine Roitfeld

The fashion rules Carine Roitfeld swears by

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 26:  Carine Roitfeld leaves the Balenciaga fashion show during Paris Fashion Week - Womenswear SS14 - Day 3 on September 26, 2013 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Jacopo Raule/FilmMagic)

Compiled by Rachael Dove "You lose attitude when you feel too comfortable, so I prefer to wear clothes that have a certain edge to them."

Lisa Ho is starting a new label with Myer

Lisa Ho.

GEORGINA SAFE Lisa Ho is making a comeback after signing a deal to create a new clothing range for Myer.

Lesbians aren't a trend

Fashion has a weird thing about lesbians

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KATHLEEN LEE JOE Why do fashion editorials keep thinking that lesbians are a trend and/or really cool prop?

Oscars fashion

Real cost of Oscars gowns will shock you

Cate Blanchet

Red carpet outfits cost so much more than you would think.

Karl's emojis

Karl Lagerfeld hearts selfies and emojis

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 13:  Karl Lagerfeld attends the Karl Lagerfeld flagship store opening at Regent Street on March 13, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE Turns out, he doesn't hate selfies at all. He LOVES them.

Size diversity

A simple solution to size diversity?

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 19:  Model Robyn Lawley tapes an interview at the

NICOLE ELPHICK The nightmare of clothes shopping when you're outside the norm might have an easy fix.


Breaking the addiction to fast fashion is everybody's responsibility


KATHLEEN LEE JOE Companies like H&M are taking steps in the right direction, but we need to re-think the way we buy clothes.

Lupita Nyong-o

It matters that Lupita Nyong-o is a fashion icon

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 05:  Actress Lupita Nyong'o attends the Miu Miu show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2014-2015 on March 5, 2014 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Dominique Charriau/WireImage)

ANNIE STEVENS Why it matters that Lupita Nyong-o is being lauded for her style, and how to do it right.

High cost goods

The cost of designer goods is more cray than ever

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 04: A guest seen wearing a Chanel Bottle bag outside the Valentino show on March 4, 2014 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Timur Emek/Getty Images)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE 'Aspirational' fashion just got more, well, 'aspirational'.

Trend report

How to wear pom poms like a grownup

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 07:  Models walk the runway at the Tanya Taylor fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2014 at Industria Studios on February 7, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE Poms poms are super fun. Here's how to wear them as real live adult.

H&M updates

H&M is nearly here, launches online shopping site

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02:  Actress Penelope Cruz  attends the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/WireImage)

CAROLYN CUMMINS Sweden's global fashion chain H&M announces opening date, and it's bringing some exciting initiatives.

Ajak Deng

"I wanted to wake up and be a shade lighter or three shades or four shades lighter"

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KATHLEEN LEE JOE We talk to supermodel Ajak Deng about fashion's diversity problem as she prepares to visit Australia.

Vogue black face

Vogue Italy publishes a blackface editorial


ANNIE STEVENS Seriously. This is still happening in 2014!

Real women casting

The problem with casting 'real women' in fashion shows

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 09:  A model walks the runway at the DKNY Women's fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2014 on February 9, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion )

KATHLEEN LEE JOE 'Real women' is a problematic term, and is it such a great thing to see this mythical creature on the catwalk?

Jean Paul Gaultier to attend opening of exhibition of his work in Melbourne

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 01:  Jean Paul Gaultier and Rihanna pose after the Jean Paul Gaultier  show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2014-2015 on March 1, 2014 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Michel Dufour/WireImage)

GEORGINA SAFE When Jean Paul Gaultier visited Australia 20 years ago, it was not the Sydney Opera House, Uluru or the Great Barrier Reef that caught his eye. Instead, he was mesmerised by the Mardi Gras in Sydney.

Dream collab

Oh boy, Karen Walker for Benah


Kathleen Lee-Joe This is going to be good.

Neiman Marcus

Neiman Marcus ups its Australian presence


ELI GREENBLAT American luxury department store Neiman Marcus will ramp up its presence in Australia.

Alannah Hill interview

Alannah Hill and the art of reinvention

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MICHAEL LALLO Alannah Hill ran one of the most successful fashion labels in the country, then lost her business name in a spectacular bust-up. She tells of her grief, her hopes and her plans for renewal.

SJP's shoe line

SJP talks her new shoe line, Carrie Bradshaw and the third SATC movie

Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker, shoe mogul? Makes sense.

Stylish packing

What's inside really stylish people's suitcases

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 27:  Fashion director Leila Yavari wears Anya Hindmarch bag, Preen skirt and a JW Anderson shirt on day 4 of Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014, Paris September 27, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Kirstin Sinclair/FilmMagic)

GEORGINA SAFE Ever wanted to pack like a fashion person? Here's how.

Fashion mistakes

How to avoid fashion regrets

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16: Senior Fashion News Director at Teen Vogue Jane Keltner de Valle wears a Jason Wu jacket, Mulberry bag and Proenza Schouler skirt on day 3 of London Collections: Women on February 16, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Kirstin Sinclair/Getty Images)

Jennifer Barger Imagine not feeling deep embarrassment looking back at old photographs of yourself?

J-Law reveals new look

Jennifer Lawrence looks stunning in new Dior campaign


Expect to see more JLaw/Dior collaborations in the future, too. Rumour has it she's signed on for another three years.

Lorde in Vogue

Lorde gets the Vogue treatment


KATHLEEN LEE JOE “The kind of clothes that I’ve found I like to wear over the past year and six months have all been things that make me feel powerful and strong."

Bargain shopping

The secret to high street shopping

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16:  Kate Moss and Lottie Moss attend the Topshop Unique show at London Fashion Week AW14 at Tate Modern on February 16, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images for Topshop)

GEORGINA SAFE How to work Zara, Topshop and H&M like a pro.

Capsule wardrobes

The three-step French wardrobe challenge

PARIS, FRANCE - OCTOBER 01: Clemence Poesy attends the Chanel show at Grand Palais during Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Spring/Summer 2014 on September 30, 2013 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Danny Martindale/FilmMagic)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE A how-to guide in getting the French woman capsule wardrobe that you've always wanted.

Look book

Johnny Weir is definitely the best-dressed man at the Winter Olympics

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 14: Figure skating champion Johnny Weir comments for NBC the Figure Skating Men's Free Skating on day seven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Iceberg Skating Palace  on February 14, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by John Berry/Getty Images)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE No amount of sequins can outshine or outsparkle ice-skater turned commentator Johnny Weir.

Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne has designed a bag for Mulberry

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 16:  Model Cara Delevingne poses at a photocall to launch the Mulberry Cara Delevingne Collection during London Fashion Week at Claridge's Hotel on February 16, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Samir Hussein/Getty Images for Mulberry)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE Cara Delevingne is officially a Mulberry bag lady.

Lindsey Wixson channels a young Drew Barrymore in E.T.-themed shoot


KATHLEEN LEE JOE Carine Roitfeld takes on favourite fantasy stories in the latest edition of CR Fashion Book.

Pity the male model

Why there's no such thing as a male supermodel


KATHLEEN LEE JOE Even male models describe their status in the industry as "the lowest of the low" in the fashion pecking order.

Fashion photography

Fashion photographer creates super fun series for gallery

Photography by Byron Spencer

ANNIE STEVENS Photographer Byron Spencer's new exhibition is a delightful celebration of colour, and people.

Celebrity style

Look of the day - Camilla Belle

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 05:  Actress Camilla Belle arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of

ANNIE STEVENS You should definitely wear a talking point at least once in your life.


New York Fashion Week features first model in a wheelchair

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 06:  A model walks the runway at the CARRIE HAMMER 2014 New York Fashion Week Show on February 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for CARRIE HAMMER)

ANNIE STEVENS Could fashion actually be diversifying rather than simply talking about it?


Look of the day - Olivia Palermo

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 08: Olivia Palermo poses backstage at the Tibi fah Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2014 at Pier 59 on February 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Timothy Hiatt/Getty Images)

ANNIE STEVENS Olivia Palermo is perfectly crisp in this ensemble.

German's make a statement

Are the rainbow German Winter Olympics Uniforms making a statement at Sochi?


KATHLEEN LEE JOE Yes, whether they intended to or not.

Look of the day

Look of the day - Cate Blanchett

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 04:  Actress Cate Blanchett attends

ANNIE STEVENS Cate Blanchett works a strikingly ferocious looking ensemble.

Look of the day

Look of the day - Jessica Alba

CULVER CITY, CA - JANUARY 28:  Actress Jessica Alba attends Hollywood Stands Up To Cancer Event with contributors American Cancer Society and Bristol Myers Squibb hosted by Jim Toth and Reese Witherspoon and the Entertainment Industry Foundation on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 in Culver City, California.  (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Entertainment Industry Foundation)

ANNIE STEVENS Jessica Alba is super-pretty in this lace confection.

Regal makeover

Queen wants Kate Middleton to cover up her knees

NEWCASTLE, UNITED KINGDOM - JANUARY 13:  Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visits a community garden project at Elswick Park on October 10, 2012 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.  (Photo by Mark Cuthbert/UK Press via Getty Images)

ANNIE STEVENS The Duchess's visit to the colonies is to be a zero wardrobe malfunction enterprise.

Cathy Horyn’s best fashion zingers

NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 13:  New York Times Fashion Critic Cathy Horyn attends Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Bryant Park on September 13, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Katy Winn/Getty Images)

KATHLEEN LEE JOE As the revered fashion critics retires we celebrate her best fashion put-downs.

Amazing campaign

Sass & Bide's new campaign makes us want to join the circus

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KATHLEEN LEE JOE Ad campaigns are not what they used to be. Hurrah for that.