Week 8: Access all areas

In this installment of the BusinessChic Black Dress Project, I show you one way I make sure I have my office access card on me as I welcome new sponsor, Halcyon State! The heat is on and I'm … [Read more...]

Week 3: LBD & the Art of Furoshiki

It's week 3 of the BusiChic Black Dress Project and I accessorise my Bento Ruby Little Black Dress (LBD) with a colourful and multi-functional lightweight scarf and handbag. It's the height of … [Read more...]

How I go from office to drinks

From a business fashion perspective, I find afterwork drinks pretty interesting - seeing how the blokes spiffy up their suits (or lose the tie/blazer for venues with "no-suit" rules) and ladies make … [Read more...]

Week 2: Adding a collared bib to a LBD

In this installment of the BusiChic Black Dress Project, I add a collared-bib to my Bento Ruby Little Black Dress (LBD) from fellow Aussie designer, above. My friends will know of my personal … [Read more...]

How to wear one little black dress (LBD) to work every week of the year!

Dearest BusiChic, Welcome to a new series I'm starting here today: The BusinessChic Black Dress Project! Fashion magazines often talk about the timelessness of the Little Black Dress ("LBD"). … [Read more...]

Have yourself a cheeky Christmas!

Dearest BusiChic, We close off this working year with this image of celebrity stylist Philip Boon rocking colourful cocktail wear; inspiration for After Work events and brave gents! … [Read more...]

My Smart Casual & The BusiChic Readers’ Survey

Dearest BusiChic, I have a confession to make: I'm burnt out.         It's my own fault really - with working a full-time job, running a daily … [Read more...]

Pyjama Chic at #PBEVENT

Some inspiration today for the self-employed! Some of you may know from my tweets that I work a nine-day-fortnight. While it may sound like I get a three-day-weekend every second week, I use that … [Read more...]

Do It In A Dress – I’m doing it!

Do it in a [school] dress Dearest BusiChic, Regular readers of BusinessChic may recall that I photographed some folks to raise awareness about One Girl Org's Do it in a Dress campaign. One … [Read more...]

Last days of chilly

So spring has sprung for us in the southern hemisphere although the crisp mornings are still much more on the chilly side of things! I'm making the most of the coolness to get as much wear out of my … [Read more...]

Busy at Blogopolis

So it's been a week of what others wore and thought about at the Nuffnang bloggers' conference, Blogopolis 2011. Here's a look at what I wore and some of the lessons I'll be taking away... First off … [Read more...]

Wearing vintage to work

An outfit post today, inspired by the 1940s styling of Mission 65 Fashion. Personally I wear a lot of vintage clothing as seen in this post and this one. So I thought I'd share my process for … [Read more...]

Mission 65 Fashion event

Last week, Business Chic attended Mission 65 Fashion ~ a celebration of Prahran Mission's 65 years of serving the community and fundraiser which displayed the talents of Australian designers and … [Read more...]

A blogger-inspired outfit + Win: CLiO Italian Collection

Dearest BusiChic - how was your weekend? I've been meaning to ask whether I should post on the weekend - any thoughts? Speaking of thoughts, post fashion week I've been thinking a bit about how the … [Read more...]

Fighting workwear greys!

Update: I missed out on making the top 5 of this competition but many thanks to all of those of you who supported with a vote or a like; fingers-crossed for next time! Dear BusiChic,  we are … [Read more...]

BusiChic for HP Australia Front Row Blogger!

Dear BusiChics, A HUGE favour to ask - please HELP get me to Rosemount Australian Fashion Week (RAFW) so that I can blog the latest BusiChic trends as they come off the catwalk!* I feel that with … [Read more...]

A gratuitous plug for THE ACEFANTASTIC

Update: The new name for this venture is THE ACEFANTASTIC! Please replace all instances of "Three Chics" with, THE ACEFANTASTIC! We hope you join the ride on Twitter | Facebook | YouTube ! NB: … [Read more...]

BusiChic Outfit Post: Tutu in the office

Today we feature an outfit somewhat inspired by a comment left on our post featuring the Forever New LMFF Sidewalk Parade! Sharon J Green made the following observation, "A pity there … [Read more...]

BusiChic outfit post: LMFF Day Two

On LMFF Day Two I cycled to the Industry Forum where the topic was e-tail detail. Check out today's BusiChic post for more on that. I'm photographed here with architect/designer Brem from Elgar & … [Read more...]

BusiChic outfit post: LMFF Day One

Dear BusiChicizens, on day one of L'Oréal Melbourne Fashion Festival (LMFF) 2011, I had helmet hair. That's right and actually not only that; I got to meet some very inspiring women in the industry … [Read more...]

#LMFF BusiChic Outfit Post: Pecha Kucha

Hi BusiChicizens, L'Oréal Melbourne Fashion Festival (LMFF) is upon us and I'm going to do my darndest to bring you the BusiChic I spot during the festival. So to make this possible, first up you're … [Read more...]


Ok, this is cheeky of me but as the racewear posts are proving to be so popular; I have decided to extend it. Today, you get to see what I wore to another day at the Spring Racing Carnival. Big thanks … [Read more...]

Grazia Issue 98 ~ pages 42 & 43

If you are new to BusinessChic ~ welcome to the daily hit of mostly Melburnian workwear inspiration! And to all readers, I am celebrating living on display at the State of Design Festival today by … [Read more...]

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