Target: Have some simple black crop cotton satine pants with a cuff $34, handy! Also look out for basic chino or camel crop pants $30, check out the 50’s print cotton skirts $24. There are some really nice stripe pink/red or blue stripe plastic beach bag totes with fake leather stitched handles $29 and if you want a sunvisor with a wide brim ( a bit flying saucer ish) they are here $9.99 in black and you don’t want the hot pink. OK? There are some white toe thongs with a diamante daisy that look better than they sound $19!! No, really a bargain.I might buy them myself. Also in the furniture department are some small chest of drawers in choc brown leather with white stitching, very chic looking for $149 ( 3 drawers), black leather big black bins $59 and some good cheap eyelet curtains $39. Kookai: have a cute caftan top with a swirl print on it in pink and yellow and black $109, also in light green and hot pink. There are handy little rib V neck cardigans $99 and lots of sexy mama jersey dresses $169 and how cute is the silver lurex kind of crochet little purse? Cute at $18. Might buy it myself. FCUK: have plain T shirts with ‘star’ in sequins on the front $39, some funky print ruched cream and red boob tubes $49, and best buy is the pretty red, orange and white ‘marimekko’ 50’ skirt $140 that has been thre for weeks but I might buy one myself. Plus how many times do I have to tell you the simple Tshirts with a tiny puff sleeves are great $39. You need one in white black or watermelon ( note: I do not call it pink). Esprit: The dark denim blazer is very handy if you haven’t got one yet. The look is peaking now on the groove richter scale so don’t spend a fortune on one (which is why you need this one) for $126. But talk about handy. A denim blazer makes your black pencil skirts and pants look boho chic. Also there are good, black twisted sleeveless tops $59, cropped pants or are they shorts? in black or taupe or cream $69, a cool black and white stripe singlet $39 and there are short shorts here for $49. Sexy. Nine West are having 305 off sale. Check out the ankle strap woven fabric shoe with a ribbon around the ankle a bit YSL, $129, and the satin evening bag in a cherry with a black chain strap, now $39. Veronika Maine: has a soft pink, very pretty chiffon,. cap sleeve dress $285 and some great YSL inspired bags around $200 plus some great knits . Cue: Like their frayed edged tank tops $59 and their knit shell tops are great for work and check out the floral red orange dress $279 and the good basic cotton satine black narrow side pocket pants please $169. TSUBI “has collaborated with cult 1970’s label Linda Farrow to create a unique range of sunglasses, now available at City Of The Dead.The Bondi store also stocks the highly sought after Linda Farrow Vintage range”.Witchery : have redone the ‘Balenciaga’ bag again in different sizes, and in black and mint and choc and oh, it is rather good, I must say….best of all it is big and roomy, to throw in all that makeup and shopping $169, also surprise surprise! Like everyone else they have some caftans, long ones with beading too $99. Myer: Have some gorgeous C design bikinis, Tigerlily bikinis and some cool Camilla and marc tops in orange and red stripe $295.
Coach: have some new things in. Best pieces are the black patent tote bags $550, the suede choc brown one which is very structured and the cute, multi stripe rainbow clutch. Check out the Gucci inspired purple, very small now, around $500.There is choc brown and light blue suede totes around $580 and I like the one with the big silver buckle slouchey ones are handy too. They are great quality, great prices, and have the best copies of all the designer bags. Leona Edmiston: Has a satin patch work dress with gold through $845, a short jersey one in a red and green print with short sleeves and tie front $435. Also in blues. Check out the really long red jersey one with plunging neckline $395. Comme Ci Comme ca: Don’t forget the long embroidered caftans here, in green with aqua stitching, and pink with orange $199 by Miss June. Also one with a drawstring neck. Also there are really simple satin shell tops $219, Karen Millen: Has the Mathew Williamson esque peacock print tops $280 and copies of Missoni knit cardigans in a zig zag lurex stripe $225 in reds or blues with a tie front. Also check her out for great jackets/suiting for work. Max & Co: Have a cute lurex orange, red and green multi stripe cardigan : I like it $240 and also comes in a round neck sweater $200 ish, best pieces are the peacoats and the T shirts.
Mimco; have lots of new beaded clutch bags and new are the sequin striped old regular checked plastic shopping bags $99 in red and white with white sequins, and other colour .Don’t forget their big hats .Zimmerman: They have a new floral print dress with a black background and lots of bright flowers in a dress, $310 a skirt and top too.Also a cool soft pink top with big orangey/red sequins $673, Love their cute kids cossies and there are some shorts in here if you dare. Go on. A/X Armani Exchange: have a few new things just arrived. I like the red, orange and white graphic print halter top $140, a black and white cotton caftan hood top $149, a gold or silver lurex top $149 , a black cotton top halter neck with pleats $219, a classic camel belt with a brass ring $99 and a silver snakeskin belt $59.The red and orange canvas bag on white background ( like the top) is cool, like a big clutch tote $60, and there is a print mini dress to match or is it a top? $219. There is also a cotton white shrunken blazer, if you can wear white and keep clean $229 (not). Midas: Have some great shoes for work: not too high heel with an open toe and sling back in choc brown or black $198, a bit 40’s. Country Road; I like the sheer chiffon double layer tank tops in watermelon $59 , the singlet tops are a great fit $39 ,the choc brown shell tops with a twisted neckline are great $130 and I love the caftan tops ( short) in linen in all sorts of colours $159, and the cool ¾ shorts in green chino cotton $95 and there is a very nice Prada inspired black 50’s dress with shoes string straps and pleats. Trelise Cooper has done an unashamed copy of the black Lanvin dress ( as everyone else has) with the net front embroidered in beads. Even another shopper stopped at it and said to her boyfriend “oh, look that’s a copy of the Lanvin dress’ mmm and its $769 in David Jones.
Prada: Ok, so I love hot pink when it is in Prada! I want the pretty chiffon secretary blouse..why does this pink look different in here $? Don’t ask. Gucci: Don’t forget the gorgeous clothes here as wellas bags and shoes. You want the divine green jersey top $935, the knit green pleated and gathered top $1295 and the classic flat suede flat shoes are cool $600 ish. The new Cruise bags are in, which are all in a floral print, but I must say I am not so keen. But go check them out here: http://www.gucci.com/int/uk-english/int/cruise-05/flora/view.html Evelyn Miles: Already have some next winter’s L’autre Chose boots ,very eighties in suede $600 ish, some flat suede shoes with a patch work detail $478 and some an ankle strap heels. Don’t forget the YSL loafers $598, and on sale are the outrageous YSL, very 70’s (does 40’s) heels with cherries on top and a gold glitter heel, reduced to $798. Christensen Copenhagen: has some groovy Mathew Williamson pink print heels $ 250 and they are getting in more things next week. Ralph Lauren: have new things coming in a week, but have some great classic things on sale such as a ‘must have’ chunky cream knit sweater $599, a Gwyneth pink 50’s oscar dress, knee length $699, a fab navy and white singlet top and the dark navy trench is now $799.Plus there are some cool bikinis here in great colors $199. Bally: have a fab bag in camel with silver studs, very square and structured, very nice $1600, also in black and there is a huge one in pink too $2000. I love the stripe cotton belts in red and cream, or green and cream and other colours $150, the sandals with white stitching are great $425, the green suede slouch boho bag ( very Gucci) is new, just in for their winter collections and is quite gorgeous with the signature Bally stripe as a trim for $795. Also one is in choc brown suede with a lovely leather handle. You want all the gorgeous key rings, wallets and dinky things and the flat sandals in dark, dark brown leather $495. No, really you do. There is also a fab messenger bag in orange canvas with leather trim and with a stripe strap and zips $695, and some new suede mini platform mules in choc brown $495. David Jones: Now as well as a Prada store, there is a new Dior store open plus Burberry and Bulgari too. Very snazzy.