Articles in Category: Passion for Fashion

The name sort of gives it away... Fabulous fashion finds, thoughts on the latest trends, and the odd fashion faux pas!

Beauty Duty - Eyes

on Saturday, 01 November 2014. Posted in Beauty Duty, Passion for Fashion

Beauty Duty - Eyes

It certainly wouldn't be my deepest darkest confession to admit that I love makeup, so it should come as no surprise that I have a decent stash in my bedroom drawers. And while some items might seem similar, or even duplicates, each has it's own purpose.

This principle applies to all my beauty products too, as my bathroom drawers are almost as full as my make up ones! As such, I thought it an opportune time to share some of my good finds over the years in Beauty Duty!

Moschino - SS15 - Runway Capsule Collection

on Tuesday, 14 October 2014. Posted in Passion for Fashion

Moschino - SS15 - Runway Capsule Collection

As someone who was somewhat of a tomboy growing up, I can say with assurity and pride, that I have since sucumbed to more feminine pursuits. Ahem... my shoe collection would be just one example. And alongside this, I have also developed a love of the colour pink!

So when Moschino captioned their Spring/Summer 15 Runway Capsule Collection with 'Think Pink', it was like fashion candy!

Fabulous Fashion Find - Graphic Tee - Monochrome Skulls

on Saturday, 11 January 2014. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Fabulous Fashion Find (FFF)

Fabulous Fashion Find - Graphic Tee - Monochrome Skulls

It's likely if you've been following my exploits, even for just a short period, you will have picked up on a few of my fashion faves, and skulls are a definite love that feature in my wardrobe. Thus, it was only a matter of time before this adoration led to a Fabulous Fashion Find segment so without further adieu... I give you Graphic Tees - Monochrome Skulls!

Combining the classic black and white colour palette with soft shades of heather gray and whispy floaty designs that look half fairytale, half edgy chic. It's all about the subtle skull statement!

Fashvolution - Couples Style

on Monday, 30 December 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Vanilla Thoughts

Fashvolution - Couples Style

Evolution. What is it? Is it merely adapting to one's surroundings? Changing to better fit in with the environment you inhabit? If this is the case, then what do we mean by fashion evolution... Fashvolution? Does this begin to explain why, as we become more comfortable in our relationship, we morph and change based on stimulants from our partners... Get your mind out of the gutter! I mean fashion stimulants!

Where am I going with this? Well we have seen the trend in Hollywood - "couples style", so does this then apply to our own individual Fashvolution?

Moschino Cheap and Chic - FW 13-14 - Pink Punk

on Saturday, 02 November 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion

Moschino Cheap and Chic - FW 13-14 - Pink Punk

You probably think I'm getting a bit fashion fixated lately, but I stumbled across the Fall/Winter 13-14 Moschino Cheap & Chic collection, and just couldn't resist sharing as I discovered the theme to be uber (does anyone still say uber?) cool 'Pink Punk'!

Straight off the London runway, this collection is totes adorbs, with that perfect balance between pink feminine frills and punky rockin' attitude.

Gary Bigeni - S/S 13-14 Collection

on Saturday, 19 October 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion

Gary Bigeni - S/S 13-14 Collection

If you're into fun, playful fashion that still delivers chic sophistication, then Australian designer Gary Bigeni could be your new fash fav, particularly once you take a looky at his latest collection for Spring/Summer 2013-14.

The Sydney-sider has established a firm footprint in the world of fashion since graduating from East Sydney Design Tech in 2002, and consistently showing at Australian Fashion Week since 2008. Described as "Unruly. Unaffected. Eccentric. Exciting. Prolific." Bigeni's designs bring these attributes to life...

Fabulous Fashion Find - Graphic Tee - New York New York

on Sunday, 13 October 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Fabulous Fashion Find (FFF)

Fabulous Fashion Find - Graphic Tee - New York New York

I was lucky enough to take a holiday last year and among the places we went, and a place very high up on my holiday wish list, was the Big Apple! Yep, I swanned around New York and was in total and utter awe of the magic of that city like Alice exploring Wonderland.

There is something so special about New York, that even for those who haven't been there, it doesn't stop the imagination and nor does it stop the fashion! This Fabulous Fashion Find takes a moment to pay homage to the City of Dreams!

Sense of Beauty - Freckled Felines

on Thursday, 26 September 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Sense of Beauty

Sense of Beauty - Freckled Felines

It's time for another edition of Sense of Beauty and this time around we are showcasing a fabulously fierce feature that can often be a point of ridicule as kiddies... there are so many traits that fit this description, but today it's all about Freckles!

Most of us have at least a couple, but what about those people who have a lot, with looks that are almost defined by their freckles. Yep our freckly friends deserve some time in the spotlight where all of us can appreciate their Sense of Beauty!

Brand Fashion Fix - Helen Rochfort

on Monday, 09 September 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Brand Fashion Fix (BFF), Fashion Speak

Brand Fashion Fix - Helen Rochfort

Introducing the latest segment to pop up in the Rabbit Hole, nestled amongst the growing number of fashion categories but deserving of its own spot... it's time you made a new BFF! But just wait one second honey, before you go marking your current bestie to 'acquaintance' status on FB, let me enlighten you.

This BFF is your Brand Fashion Fix and poses no competition to your existing people posse. It's about finding new fashion friends for the existing fav's in your wardrobe. Profiling the old with the new, or maybe just new to you, as in the world of fashion, you can never have too many BFF's!

Fabulous Fashion Find - Rockstar Glam

on Saturday, 24 August 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Fabulous Fashion Find (FFF)

Fabulous Fashion Find - Rockstar Glam

It's that time again to share with you some Fabulous Fashion Finds, and the theme of this post is a style of fashion very close to my heart. A mixture of tough chick features such as spikes and studs, leather, and pants so tight they would make Tom Cruise's character in Rock of Ages, Stacee Jaxx, blush. Combine this with various fabric choices, pops of colour and feminine frills, and you get a style I dub as... Rockstar Glam!  

Take a look below at just some of the FFF's that I've found and would make the perfect addition to your wardrobe if you're wanting to rock (hehe, see what I did there...) this look!

Style Snapshot - Boyfriend Jeans

on Tuesday, 20 August 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Style Snapshot

Style Snapshot - Boyfriend Jeans

They seem to pop up every season nowadays and their popularity is as divided as Jacob and Edward Twihards, but this time around the Boyfriend Jean looks like it is winning over a larger audience of the fashion community.

Which side of the fence am I on? To be honest, I've never been a big fan of this particular style as I think the silhouette can be pretty hard to work and very dependent on body shape, but with its growing popularity there appears to be a greater range on offer. Maybe there might just be one I like after all, nestled amongst this Style Snapshot!

Tights As Pants - The TAP Phenomenon

on Friday, 16 August 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Vanilla Thoughts

Tights As Pants - The TAP Phenomenon

As we dwindlers of the southern hemisphere approach the end of winter, or for us living in more... shall we say, robust? destinations, are nearing the middle of winter, I wanted to take a moment to address a much discussed and scrutinised topic of the fashion community... tights, or more specifically tights as pants.

Yep that's right, it's popped up as often as a new addition to the Jolie-Pitt clan, so with everyone else expressing an opinion on whether or not this fashion... trend(?) is appropriate, and if it is, what the rules are, I thought it was time I got in my two cents.

Fabulous Fashion Find - Graphic Tee - Minimalist

on Wednesday, 07 August 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Fabulous Fashion Find (FFF)

Fabulous Fashion Find - Graphic Tee - Minimalist

I know, I know, I keep adding more and more categories - particularly to the fashion section, in the Rabbit Hole, but this one is definitely worthy, trust me! The newest addition is the Triple F: Fabulous Fashion Find, and will be one-offs or small collations of little fashion snippets I so happen to stumble across. 

To kick start us off, I've chosen the Graphic Tee and the Minimalist look which is just oh-so-cute, I can just imagine throwing one of these on while I ride my vintage bicycle through the streets of Paris, baguette sticking out of the basket... Yeah I eat more carbs in my daydreams. 

Home Is Where The Heart Is - Chalk and Cheese

on Tuesday, 23 July 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Home is Where the Heart is

Home Is Where The Heart Is - Chalk and Cheese

I am a lover of fashion... which I'm sure is not an astonishing confession, but to the disgrace of my teenage self, my fashion fondness has begun to extend beyond the standard apparel of the wardrobe. Yep, that's right, I am totally captivated by homeware, interior design and decor that my husband (and most males I would care to wager) thinks is stupid and on the verge of 'clutter'. 

So in order to cater to my new found friendship, I have dedicated this category to cute homewares I simply must gush about to someone who is more likely to care than my man!

Style Snapshot - The Overall Look

on Friday, 19 July 2013. Posted in Passion for Fashion, Style Snapshot

Style Snapshot - The Overall Look

Is it a plane? Is it a bird? No and no. And wait a second... it's not Superman either, but like our beloved lyrcra-underwear-on-the-outside-of-his-pants hero, this Style Snapshot is also a blast from the past! That's right, it seems the surge of 90's fashion has continued and another trusty wardrobe staple that we thought we had left behind with our Mickey Mouse t-shirts, has resurfaced in time for Spring/Summer 2014.

It appears to be looking like quite the wide-spread trend, so what's in store for you and are you ready to dabble with the dungarees once more!