I OWN A RACEHORSE AND LOVE IT!

We all have passions, and we all aspire to own something, or be part of a community, that relates to those passions. Mine is horses, and has been since I was a young girl. At school my teachers knew when I was at the races (even if my parents didn’t!). My parents were born in … Continue Reading

A NEW ROSEHILL GARDENS RACECOURSE

The eyes of the racing world will turn to Rosehill during March for the world’s richest race for two-year-olds, the $3.5 million Golden Slipper. Today, I had the memorable experience of being welcomed by the Australian Turf Club Racing to attend the members opening of a new and improved race club at Rosehill Gardens. Morning … Continue Reading

Melbourne Cup with Equestrian Fashion Blogger

The Melbourne Cup Carnival is the perfect blend for horse racing and fashions trackside. I have been someone who adores the classic lines and shapes of a female body. There is a way fabric can move and flow, its beauty to create illusions, and harmoneous stories of togetherness that finishes a particular look. I believe … Continue Reading

TRADITION & BEAUTY

The Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival is about so much more than swigging champagne and walking into the sunset, HighHeels in hand. This event has been around since its humble beginnings in 1861. Horse racing traditions have been the essence of racing for many generations. It has paved the way for classic trends and great Australian … Continue Reading

FASHION ~ FRIENDS ~ FUN

Glancing down at my watch I realise I am a little late. But what is a few minutes on such a fine Melbourne morning! Malvern station is abuzz with springtime chatter as I alight from the train and make tracks to my appointment. As I enter Mathieu Salems atelier it feels like I’ve been swept … Continue Reading

THE LADY OF HORSE RACING…

Whether it is Australia, Europe or any other place in the world, spring and summer bring the most cherishing colors on the horseracing tracks. The elegant display of fashion and style reminds us of how intensely spring and festivities of horse racing are interconnected together. The evolution of women’s dressing class and manner has evolved … Continue Reading

Legendary Land for Winners

Do you remember watching your first Melbourne Cup? How big and powerful the horses seemed? Do you wonder what happens to these champions when they retire? Living Legends is a charitable organisation that homes many retired Australian racehorses. The concept came about when owners started to question where their beloved retired racers would go after … Continue Reading