Check In The World Of Urban Lines

Writer and blogger Vivienne She. Clashing checks with tartan fashion ideas. Fashion shoot on location at Luna Park and Lavender Bay in Sydney by Australian photographer Kent Johnson. Styling tips on how to style a tartan pleated skirt.
It has been quite some time since I set my mind on doing a check-on-tartan fashion story. It's a creative assignment to challenge myself. The challenge is styling multiple looks for this kilt-inspired skirt - the more the merrier. However, it seemed difficult to get the timing right for a photoshoot. When I finally had all the accessories I...

A Birthday Lunch At Malabar Indian Restaurant In Darlinghurst

Australian photographers Brett Hilder and Kent Johnson at Malabar Indian Restaurant in Darlinghurst, Sydney. Malabar Indian Restaurant in Darlinghurst review by White Caviar Life.
Kent loves Indian food. When I asked him where he would like to celebrate his birthday this year, without hesitation, he said: 'How about the Indian restaurant around the corner!' Having been there for dinner, we knew how packed this restaurant could be; therefore, being a little Covid wary still, we decided to go for a lunch celebration. Before...

The Charm Of The East – Suzhou Embroidery Artworks Exhibition’s Opening Night In Sydney

Director of the China Cultural Centre in Sydney, Mr Xiayong Xiao. Ms Raphi Wei, the founder of Yue Yuan Gallery & Decor, and writer Vivienne She at the opening night of The Charm of the East Su embroidery exhibition.
Yue Yuan Gallery & Decor joined forces with China Cultural Centre in Sydney to present a fascinating exhibition, The Charm of the East 東方之韻 - Selected Suzhou Embroidery Artworks Exhibition 中國蘇繡藝術精品展. This art show features 36 stunning pieces of China's renowned Su embroidery artworks. Suzhou is on the Southeastern edge of Jiangsu; whereas my beloved late grandmother's hometown Nantong,...

At The VIP Viewing Of TAFE Fashion Design 2022 Graduate Collections

Writer Vivienne She and fashion designer Noor Wahbi at the VIP viewing of TAFE Fashion Design 2022 Graduate Collections.
For one night only, the Applied Fashion Design and Technology at Ultimo TAFE, showcase the mid-year 2022 graduate collections on Wednesday, June the 22nd. This would be my third time attending TAFE's graduation exhibition thanks to Kent who is a real fashion insider. This year Kent's invitations came from one of TAFE's graduate designers - Gemma Pope. Kent was...

The Italian National Day’s Reception At The Museum Of Contemporary Art Australia

Vivienne She attending the Italian National Day's Reception 2022 at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney.
On the occasion of the 76th Festa della Repubblica (the Italian National Day and Republic Day), the Consul General of Italy Andrea De Felip and Mrs Joy De Felip organised a reception on Friday the 3rd of June, at the Museum of Contemporary Art's Foundation Hall in Sydney. Kent and I were looking forward to attending this event the...