Witchery: on sale . Check out the grey marle scoop neck T’s now$19; they’re great cut and also check out the T’s with a V neck andloose shape now $19. The velvet city shorts are fabulous, buy 2 nowthey are an outrageous $39. Go for black and the choc brown. There aresome fab ballets flats in all colours: silver, black red, brown $129.Check out the green marle tie back jersey dress now $99; the bags allreduced to about $99; the black velvet jackets now $149; the fur trimparkas; ( a cool buy) now $99. The fab green and blue silk stripe caminow $79. There are great bargains in the shoe department: buy the fabtan leather T bar flat sandals with tiny stud detail for $19! Or thewedge espadrilles are now $9.95. Yes, or the silver slide on flatsandals for $9.95 too. Correct price. The camel suede T bar sandals are$19. What’s new? Cream or black empire top double neck white cottontops $89; the cream jeans $89; the scoop neck rib short sleeve T $59;the Roland Mouret dress is here as reported $159; the grey shirtcardigan $89; and a black pleated skirt $89. The puff sleeve - veryflattering - wrap dress is $129. The white tanks are a great buy withchic stitching on the neckline $29 and so are the dark denim jeans witha classic leg $89. Also check out the jewellery, belts Cue:it’s a 30% off sale and it’s crazy in here. And so it should be. It’schic and on the money. Bless. Check out the grey knit vest now $59; theRoland Mouret dress in grey now $181; the black or brown velvet blazernow $195; the pinstripe cuffed pants with velvet ribbon now $139; andall the fine knits here are fabulous. Buy up the choc brown or the greynow all about $80. Buy the puff sleeve velvet stripe jacket is now$244; the gorgeous navy and black jacquard floral print empire dresswith grosgrain belt , so chic and perfect with boots or heels in summernow $125. Buy the most simple and chic blue and grey stripe empire Twith ¾ sleeves now $104 and the fab blue and white knit T with a redtrim now $62. There is a black chiffon V neck tie back Chloe styledress now $137 and the cream and navy Prada style empire dress with abrown leather belt is now $178. Also check out the goddess dresses andany little pencil skirts. All great. Myer City has a Coat Shop;Check out the navy or black light cashmere/wool peacoat. They are thelonger version which go over the bum $149. Chic. Also in Myer check outthe Bonds store and the cute cotton stripe Hoodies and crop zip tops$39.
Sportsgirl; its all very sass and bide last season in here andnot a lot of lady like or chic pieces. We want some Miu Miu inspiredpieces please. Best pieces are the skinny jeans for $89; the denimshorts $79; the grey and black stripe baggy T $49; the white skinnyjeans $89 and the side pocket faded jeans $89. There are lots ofempire, cap sleeves T ‘s on sale now about $20. Buy the shoes; love theLanvin esque black peep toe platform stacked heels $99 and in darkbrown suede pumps too. There are out there oh-so-very-groovy sunglasseswith a red, white or blue frame about $34. The jewels are good. Buy thepeal and black jet multi strand necklaces about $69. There is a silvergrey leather bolero jacket $199.
Saba: On sale, check out the baggy grey tweed pants now $129;the black satin cami now $119; the cotton epaulette shirt is very Chloeas reported and now $109; the belted tweed short peacoat is now $329.And check out the new scoop neck grey knit sweater with lace detail oncuff $169 also in a chic de la chic oatmeal, Also check out the oatmealknit grandpa top . There is a lovely black velvet blazer, very nice cut$499; a ruffle edge black cami $159 and the fab black cap sleeve dresswith satin ribbon detail and empire waist as reported last week is justperfect to keep wearing every day for a year. Anywhere. $299.
Morrissey: on 50% sale : check out the black layered ruffle allover cap sleeve chiffon top, very YSL for you now $189; the purpleChloe dress with bell sleeves, tie back now $199; the jersey black wrapdress with epaulettes and patch pockets now $159 – yes more interestingthan the average DVF wrap dress. Buy the indigo denim pinafore dresseswith square neck, wide straps, buttons all the way through and orangestitching cool now $99. Very groovy. There is a white muslin wrap dresswith a floral print, very Chloe now $269; skinny dark denim jeans now$199 and the cute jersey T shirts with epaulettes and patch pockets area chic variation of a simple T. In choc, black or white. Now $39.
Veronika Maine: On sale: Great for a investing in a workwardrobe here. Go for the black tulip skirt now $111; the purple, verysimple light wool shift dress with a grosgrain ribbon belt now $239;the steel grey cotton chinos are new in at $99. Check out the knits.They are all fab here. Go for the V neck , the cardigans; the shortsleeve sweaters in oatmeal or grey and black all about $89. Greatquality and a chic fine knit. The jersey poets blouse is now $59; thevery nice cream muslin pin tuck collarless shirt is now $89; and theblack or grey chunky knit cardigan with a broken coconut shell buttonnow $89
Myer: check out the Sonia by Sonia Rykiel spring summercollection… for what? Fabulous knits of course! There is a cute knitrib tank in orange with red trim and black stripe at bottom about $200with a matching cardigan is $249. Gorgeous and great prices non? Thereis a blue and stripe knit scoop T with yellow bow brooch $459; theblack and white stripe short knit, very French $329 with a black ribwaist, gorgeous. There is a pleat silk dress with a V neck and capsleeves in navy with a grosgain belt tie $1069 and a very French stoneshort belted, DB trench with a black trim a la Chanel $679 . Also onsale check out the 30 to 50% off designers such as Cacherel; the See By Chloe soft pink blush rib knit empire tank now $400 from about $800; the divine Valentino black fitted dress coat now $1640 from $3000 and the Valentino lace front chiffon shirt now $499 . There are classic jeans by See by Chloe now $369 and the deep V grey over sized sweater now $369. There are lots of DKNY black chiffon Chloe style dresses with a V neck , tie back , bell sleeves and full skirt for you $379 from about $750.
Gary Castles: check out the black, red or purple peep toe bowfront heels in velvet or suede $269. There are some pointy toe blackpatent heels though I am just not so sure about those in this chunkyshoe moment.. .but very Lanvin. Check out the very Gucci round toepatent heels with a silver chunky toe buckle $269;
Funkis: love this little store. Check out the Funkis own labelclothing. Rather groovy. There is a black tight tank $95; a black nylondead simple and very clean (sans any accoutrements) nylon zip bomberjacket $195; a dark denim single breasted belted trench $249 and a greydenim bomber is cool too. There are Filippa K pieces too so check outthe very French style black and white stripe L/S fisherman’s T $180 andthe brown sleeveless cotton empire top with pleating on the front andshoulders $199.
Myer: Ooh la la the Spring summer 06 imported collections are now on the floor. Check out the divine Victor and Rolf collection.All rather fabulous. You want the amazing cream satin open neckgathered and drawstring voluminous shirt $1600; the beautiful blacksilk caftan top $1360 with big batwing sleeves and black jet trim alongthe neck and cuffs. Ditto in a dress version $1500. There are fabulousblack tuxedo pants $895 and a gold bronze linen denim style skirt$1200. Buy the fine knit cream, dead simple V neck tank with a tie neck$1095; and the black cuffed pants $995. Then go and check out the See By Chloe andthe cute black cami top with black beads detail $550; the white pintuckgrandpa shirt $295 and not a lot else grabbing me. But the Hugo by HugoBoss is here and it’s chic de la chic; Buy the choc brown suede halterneck sundress $1999; divine, the perfect little short black or stonebelted trench $799. In D&G there is not a lot that makes myheart thump; it’s all rather average especially for the prices. Try thechiffon wrap shirt in black $839; the crop denim jacket if you have tofor $890. There is some divine Philosophy by Alberta Feretti sohead over to that collection and buy the black sundress with silverchain detail $750; the silver leather bomber jacket is a bit of fun$1600; the black jersey dress with eyelets trim $1500; and lots moregorgeous dresses. Also check out the Ferre Studio for theamazing white pintuck and navy dress $1300; the cream leather shortpeacoat – who would wear that except a celebrity? - it is chic $2358.In Valentino Roma the best piece is the must have black chiffon blousewith big white spots $750 and the rest is not really very exciting. At Donna Karanyou can see why this was a much lauded collection; so Donna Karan yetso on the money in the volume trend. Check out the black slinky drapedress $2990; the white drape top $1550 and the matching jersey skirt inblack $1160. Buy the amazing black trench coat with huge elastic edgespuff sleeves and a red lined belt sensational $3390. Then head to Roland Mouret ,it’s all here . There is a fab red and pink drape Zinc dressasymmetrical and almost a bit Yohji looking with a V neck and widesleeves is $2289; the high neck wrap jersey top in black $1399; and buythe much copied everywhere Titanium dress in a green or black for youthe original $2319. There is a green high neck wrap dress $2429. Now to Stella McCartney;check out the grey elastic waist, big sleeve, very eighties trench$2500; the grey crop cotton linen pants $995; the short sleeve grey tieback dress with the most amazing chain pearl bead trim $3300; the blackdeep V ruffle neck top $1500 and the black chiffon halter dress $1800.Please go past the Just Cavalli and Nicole Fahri. Tacky and boring respectively.
David Jones: There are a few great bags seen on sale: check outthe Chloe Silverado bags now $1800 and someone please buy the must havemuch photographed tall double zip bag in black now about $1800. Youwant that bag. There is a choc brown Armani bag with silver hardwarenow $1800 ; a handy choc brown lady like bag now $1000; a Coccinellebrown two pockets, two handles, U shaped bag with dark metal hardwarenow $535; and the Escada (Yes, Escada !) brown choc suede and leatherlady like two handles bag is now $535. Also check out the Gucci andMissoni sunglasses. Some on sale and some just fabulous for $500. Andwhile you are in the city check out the Louis Feraud finalclearance sale in the Sky Garden: For those readers in Melbourne I amsure there is a store in Collins st. There has to be. Check out the fewgreat classics that are about 70% off; the chic simple stone singlebreasted trench now $595 from $2220; the fabulous black rib knitsweater with too, too divine black marabou feathers at the neck andcuffs; I love it ! $500; the denim classic skirt $195 and there arechic little black dress and a fur chubby greatly reduced. Also checkout the classic knits and suiting ideal for those who must work in anoffice. Every day