Well looketty look what we have here... a new Time Capsule from January 1991. 1991 is the year I started getting interested in things like fashion, hair & makeup. I bought my first Dolly magazine in July, and I was ALL for that flower power revival that infiltrated pretty much every corner of 1991 pop culture.Read More
Bring on the lace, and the mesh, and the tulle!
Blurring the lines between fashion and dancer, today's 1-Minute Fashion Fix is awesome! I love that it's just a bit different to the usual safe glossy editorials. Almost makes me want to take up ballet. Almost.Read More
As another month draws to a close it's time to dig up another Time Capsule. This time we're having a butcher's look at September 1988, a time when I was still in primary school - bless my own cotton socks with pom poms on the heels.Read More
I'm not sure why but I think 1991 would have to be my favourite year of the '90s. For those of you playing at home my favourite '80s year is 1987. Like I said, I'm not sure why. Some things don't need rhyme or reason.
Since the Time Capsule we dug up this month is from October 1991 I was always going to get a bit excited for it...Read More
This article was supposed to be just a short piece with a few Dolly Magazine editorials, and a couple of standout red-wearers. But I fell down a red fashion rabbit hole & I'm seriously stoked with what I found! If there's anything to take away from this post it's that the '80s loved red, and red loved the '80s!Read More
I remember 1988 primarily for the music. My Kylie Minogue crush was at its peak, and I was getting on board the Bros, Bananarama & Rick Astley trains - all stations to Pop Heaven. Barbie was still thriving in her wonderland of all things pink, and Transformers & Mr Potato Head stocks were riding high.
For Brisbane dwellers & visitors World Expo 88 was in full swing, and Prozac had just hit the market, so it was super happy fun times all round. I hope some of these movies, music & fashions from October 1988 bring back a few sweet memories for you...Read More