Embracing Dualism By Styling Looks Of Contrast In Fashion

Writer and blogger Vivienne She in lilac Sportmax dress. Location shoot at the Palm House in Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney. Fashion portraits by Australian photographer Kent Johnson for White Caviar Life.
I believe it has a lot to do with my Pisces nature that I embrace Dualism. Fashion is no exception. I get so thrilled when I can style a garment in two contrasting ways. Minimal versus maximal, feminine versus masculine, or sporty versus dressy… well, you get the picture. In this post, I will showcase a fabulous sleek lilac...

A Birthday Lunch At Yellow Restaurant In Potts Point

Writer and blogger Vivienne She in a lilac dress, standing in front of Sydney's Yellow restaurant in the Yellow House building. Yellow restaurant food reviews by White Caviar Life.
Following my last two years' birthday trends, which is to try a never-been-before hatted restaurant. And since one of my 2023 new year's resolutions is to eat more vegetables, this two-hat vegan restaurant YELLOW seems to be a perfect choice! My birthday this year happened to be on Sunday. Yellow opens for lunches only on the weekend. And I wanted...

Discovering William Yang Through William Yang And Benjamin Law In Conversations

From left to right: Writer and blogger Vivienne She, performer and photographer William Yang, author and journalist Benjamin Law at Artists in Conversations, the closing event of Diasporic Dialogues Claiming Heritage exhibition in Art Atrium gallery.
Lately, artist William Yang is everywhere! Recently announced as one of the 45 Rainbow Warriors for Sydney WorldPride, and awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award from Sydney Theatre Critics. Yang's photographic work was just shown in Pride Amplified, a group exhibition at Maunsell Wickes gallery, and his performance - Gay Sydney: A Memoir was held at Seymour Centre during Sydney...

My Six New Year’s Resolutions

Writer and blogger Vivienne She in the '50s inspired fashion ensemble. 1950s cat-eye sunglasses and retro hairstyle. Fashion portraits by Sydney photographer Kent Johnson on location at Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa in Katoomba.
Notes Regarding The Shoot But first, you may recognize this location - our Deluxe King Room in Lilianfels Resort & Spa. There are many benefits you get from shooting in a hotel room, such as weatherproofing, and you get a particular mood depending on the decor. In this case, the colouring of our room echoed my white, pink, and red...

At Billich Gallery’s Annual Christmas Celebration

Christa Billich and Vivienne She at Billich Gallery's Annual Christmas Celebration.
Over the years, Kent and I have been invited to some awesome parties thrown by Charles and Christa Billich. But December is different this year. Due to the recent loss of Charles and Christa's beloved pooch Charlie, the Billichs decided this year's annual event should celebrate the life of their darling pupfluencer. And 'It wouldn't be Christmas without a...