Laura McWhinnie

Sheepskin Booties

Sheepskin boots have been synonymous with surf culture since the seventies, but unfortunately they haven’t had the same associations with style. So when we…

Sass & Bide Eyewear

Oh hell yeah! With summer fast approaching here in Australia, Sass & Bide have launched their new eyewear collection King of Plenty using their own…

The Protector

I think it’s pretty obvious that we have one serious We Are Handsome addiction here at TIL Headquarters. And just when we thought it…

Vogue visits Zanzibar

Shot on the Island of Zanzibar in East Africa by Mario Testino for British Vogue, this colourful editorial has got us ready to do…

Band of Outsiders

James Marsden looks good, like real good. And it’s all thanks to Band of Outsiders. If you haven’t heard of this label before, here’s…

Gilinta, Gili Trawangan

Gili Trawangan has long been a party island destination for backpackers and young travellers alike.  There are no police on the island, so Gili…

Hengki Koentjoro

Ironically, I bought this Hengki Koentjoro piece before I went to Indonesia, but I’ll tell ya the $90 FedEx bill was well worth it….

The Bali Trip

After a cold snap in Sydney in this week, an exhausting five days of fashion last week and no work booked in next week,…

RAFW – Day 5

When the last day of Rosemount Australian Fashion Week rolled around, I was exhausted. Thankfully Friday’s schedule was significantly quieter with swimwear designer Lisa…

RAFW – Day 4

All week I’ve been talking about how side boob is the new cleavage, and now here I go posting a busty frontal shot of…

RAFW – Day 3

What a day. Fernando Frisoni showed his collection against the magnificent backdrop of Sydney Harbour, Nacho Pop hit up almost every show and someone…

RAFW – Day 2

Start your stomach crunches now ladies, because crop tops are back and they’re back in a big way. However this season’s varieties are a…

RAFW – Day 1

With day one of Rosemount Australian Fashion Week already wrapped up, I think it’s safe to say that next summer here in Australia looks…

RAFW Spring/Summer 2011/2012

This Island Life has been invited to cover Australia’s most prestigious fashion event, Rosemount Australian Fashion Week.  Running from May 2-6, most of the…

Zimmermann Swim

You’ve got to love a label that releases a new swimwear collection every few months. Just as we’re heading into winter here in Australia,…

Kanye West at Coachella

I’m not here to talk about Kanye’s performance at Coachella 2011, I’m here to discuss more important issues like how he ROCKED THE SHIT…

Búzios, Brazil

It was 1964 and Brigitte Bardot was at the height of her fame when images of her bikini-bod frolicking in Búzios circled the globe…

Sass & Bide

If I had to choose one label to wear for the rest of my life it would be Sass & Bide. Take at look…