Goodbye Cleo the whippet

Goodbye Cleo

Many of my long term readers and clients have met or virtually met my dog Cleo over the years.  She sits next to me in the banner on this blog and spent her days in my office nudging me every few hours, knocking my hand off the keyboard requesting attention (and frequently a treat from…

Threads of India Exhibition

Experience Exquisite Brocades and Ethical Silks at the Threads of India Exhibition

The  Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival brings together not only fashion shows, but also fashion exhibitions and here is one worth visiting if you enjoy seeing exquisite brocades and silks and understanding more about the artisan processes to create the divine garments you see on display. Supported by the Ministry of Textiles India and the…