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Fashion Insider Favorite Spots of Melbourne

Australian Fashion Curator Katya Ellis’s local favorite’s of Melbourne

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Katya Ellis’s Favorite cafe #1
The Vertue of the Coffee Drink
8 Raffa Place – Carlton, Victoria 3053
http://vertuecoffee.com.au/

 

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Katya Ellis’s Favorite Nightlife spot #2
Naked in the Sky
285 Brunswick street – Fitzroy, Victoria 3065
http://www.nakedforsatan.com.au/naked-in-the-sky/

 

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Katya Ellis’s Favorite Restaurant #3
Bimbo Deluxe
376 Brunswick Street – Fitzroy VIC 3065
http://www.bimbodeluxe.com.au/

 

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Katya Ellis’s Favorite Spot for Visiters #4
Abbotsford Convent
1-16 St Heliers Street – Abbotsford VIC 3067
http://abbotsfordconvent.com.au/

Take a peek! Australian fashion designer’s favorite spots of Melbourne

Fashion Designer Timi Alaere’s Local Favorite’s of Melbourne

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TimiAlaere’s Favorite Restaurant #1
The Botanical
169 Domain Road – South Yarra VIC 3141
www.thebotanical.com.au

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TimiAlaere’s Favorite Restaurant #2
Red Hot Wok
313 Toorak Rd South Yarra, VIC 3141
www.redhotwok.com.au

 

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TimiAlaere’s Favorite Restaurant #3
Oriental Tea House
455 CHAPEL STREET
SOUTH YARRA, VIC 3141
www.orientalteahouse.com.au

 

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TimiAlaere’s Favorite Nightlife Spot
Spice Market
Beaney Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
www.spicemarket.net.au

 

 

 

 

Fashion Blogger to Follow- Tessa Jay Slight from Melbourne

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NAME: Tessa-Jay
WEBSITE/BLOG: Circa Now/  http://tessa-jay-circanow.blogspot.com.au
CITY + COUNTRY: Melbourne, Australia

 

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO START YOUR BLOG?

I started Circa Now in 2007 as a creative outlet. There were only a few blogs around at that time such as Knight Cat & Fashion Toast.

 

WHAT MAKES YOUR BLOG STAND OUT?

Original and a mix of content

 

DESCRIBE YOUR PERSONAL/SIGNATURE STYLE?

Casual chic

 

WHO IS YOUR #1 FASHION ICON?

Blake Lively

 

FAVORITE LOCAL DESIGNERS?

Bassike, Scanlan & Theodore, Country Road, Zimmermann

 

FAVORITE WEBSITES?

Style.com, Fashion Gone Rogue, SRC783, Broadsheet, http://the-wunderkind.tumblr.com/

 

FAVORITE ITEM IN YOUR CLOSET NOW?

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FAVORITE BOOK, MOVIE + BAND?

Book – Body Book by Cameron Diaz, Movie – 50 Shades of Grey, Band – Chet Faker

 

IF YOU WERE TO HAVE LUNCH WITH ANNA WINTOUR AND CARINE ROITFELD WHAT WOULD YOU WEAR?

Black, black, black

 

SONG YOU HAVE BEEN LISTENING TO THE MOST/ON REPEAT?

Chet Faker Talk is Cheap & Childish Gambino Retro & Sober

 

ANY OTHER BLOGS YOU LOVE?

See Want Shop, Substance Blog & Brooke Testoni, A Bikini A Day

 

BIGGEST FASHION MISTAKE YOU EVER MADE?

Wearing a midi skirt with no stretch and heels to fashion week. I couldn’t walk up stairs – it made for an interesting day of problem solving to get around to the shows

 

3 FASHION TIPS?

-3 staple pieces (jeans, tee, boot or heel)
-Layering
-stick to your own style. If you feel confident it shows

 

FAVORITE SNACK/ PICK ME UP?

Skinny Iced Latte

 

Blogs to Follow- RP Interviews Lisa Hamilton From Melbourne

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NAME: Lisa Hamilton
WEBSITE/BLOG: See Want Shop – www.seewantshop.blogspot.com
CITY + COUNTRY: Melbourne, Australia

 

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO START YOUR BLOG?

I was living overseas on a working holiday and using social media to share photos with family/friends back home. From there I started generating a following so I decided to start a website for my readers.

 

WHAT IS THE STORY BEHIND YOUR BLOG NAME?

I wanted to come up with a quick, easy name that stood out.

 

WHAT MAKES YOUR BLOG STAND OUT?

I try to cover fashion, inspiration and travel. I also like to keep my blog quite minimal, with simple photography and wording. People are so busy these days I like to make the trip to my site easy for them!

 

DESCRIBE YOUR PERSONAL/SIGNATURE STYLE?

classic, everyday, laid-back

 

WHO IS YOUR #1 FASHION ICON?

Elin Kling, I have a major style crush on her

 

FAVORITE LOCAL DESIGNERS?

Ellery, Christopher Esber, MLM, Josh Goot, One Teaspoon

 

FAVORITE WEBSITES?

Net-A-Porter, Youtube, News websites

 

FAVORITE ITEM IN YOUR CLOSET NOW?

My chanel boy bag

 

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FAVORITE BOOK, MOVIE + BAND?

Gone Girl, Rome & Juliet, Michael Jackson

 

IF YOU WERE TO HAVE LUNCH WITH ANNA WINTOUR AND CARINE ROITFELD WHAT WOULD YOU WEAR?

A black pant suit and my YSL heels

 

SONG YOU HAVE BEEN LISTENING TO THE MOST/ON REPEAT?

Omi – Cheerleader

 

ANY OTHER BLOGS YOU LOVE?

Sincerely Jules, Mija, Oracle Fox

 

BIGGEST FASHION MISTAKE YOU EVER MADE?

Wearing neoprene on a hot day

 

3 FASHION TIPS?

be comfortable, use tailors, spend on quality

 

FAVORITE SNACK/ PICK ME UP?

a mango smoothie