Happy L’OREAL MELBOURNE FASHION FESTIVAL! To kick off the week I thought I would post my version of a black tie gown for you! Did you see my Westfield Doncaster image by Candice Lake? My BTS coverage of that will be up on the blog Wednesday, along with a video BTS! In the meantime you [...]
This dress is LOVE! This is my last blog post before I leave for PARIS FASHION WEEK, to attend the Wella hair sponsored shows. Follow my journey on INSTAGRAM (#WWKDinParis and #WellaAu) and here on the blog xo Dress: ae’lkemi, Shoes: YSL Photographer: Karen Woo
FOLLOW ME ON BLOGLOVIN’ Apologies for the delay in blog posts, I found myself enjoying the sunshine too much to blog and to be honest, taking a toddler away on holidays is exhausting! This outfit I have been saving for a rainy day and yep, as it would have it, it’s raining here in Melbourne [...]
FOLLOW ME ON BLOGLOVIN’ My fav online store, ASOS asked me to take part in another blogger challenge, to style one piece from the ASOS Australia In Your World Collection five ways. I chose three pieces, a top, pants and this crochet and floral dress. ASOS chose to send me this dress and to be [...]
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Every girls wardrobe defines them: how they present themselves, that special purchase they made on their travels, that one luxury piece that they treasure oh-so-dearly as it cost them two months rent, their mum’s dress or necklace from the 60′s and the oldest piece in the wardrobe that they would never part with.
By now, you kind of know my wardrobe and the pieces I have as I showcase them regularly on my blog since I started blogging back in early 2010 and for those who recall in one of my first ever posts I call my wardrobe ‘my haven’ my escape. I came up with the idea of doing a video blog of my wardrobe when a dear blogger friend Cecylia came over for a visit and after seeing my wardrobe she suggested I show it to my readers. It is funny because I am a little nervous in front of the video camera (as you will see) despite posing in front of an DSLR most days. I also realised that my readers don’t really know me apart from what they perceive of me from my images. My friends and blogger friends know me and my personality but you, the lovely reader who I am yet to meet don’t, so I hope that this video shows a different side to me compared to the posed stills you have seen before.
Taking centre stage in my wardrobe are the usual suspects from High End: Chanel, Karl Lagerfeld, Miu Miu and YSL to High Street: ASOS (85% of my wardrobe is definitely built by ASOS) Topshop, Mossman, River Island, Oasis and Warehouse to name a few and as you know my outfits are styled with the ‘high’s’ mix.
My photographer Lisa Frieling, who has been the official What Would Karl Do? photographer since way back when, created this vimeo for me. I wish I could turn the camera around on her to show you how beautiful and genuinely lovely this girl is, not to mention extremely talented as you, yourself have witnessed with my photos. Lisa totally knows my vision and is an amazing talent who spent hours into perfecting, producing and filming this short film for me.
Many thanks to the talented boys from Melbourne’s The Messengers, for allowing us to use their amazing track, ‘We Can’t Get Along’. Hope you enjoy xo
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FILM: Lisa Frieling lisafrieling.com/ – facebook.com/lisafrielingphotography
BLOG: Jess Dempsey whatwouldkarldo.com/ – facebook.com/whatwouldkarldo
MUSIC: The Messengers facebook.com/themessengersmusic – triplejunearthed.com/TheMessengers