July’s fashion fix
True Religion Jeans
Wear the same jeans Hollywood celebs. True Religion jeans are firm favourites of the stars and have finally been released in Australia. The Los Angeles based premium denim company has become known for its intense attention to detail: from the fashion-forward seams, to the remarkable embroidery and innovative hand-sanded vintage washes. The brand has amassed an impressive list of celebrity enthusiasts including Kate Beckinsale, David Beckham, Courteney Cox, Jennifer Garner, Heather Graham, Kate Hudson, Angelina Jolie, Heidi Klum, Nick Lachey, Jennifer Lopez and Jessica Simpson, just to name a few. Prices start at around $330. Stockist number: 02 9699 9080
Comfort where it counts
Banish the poking, prodding sensation of traditional underwire bras and liberate your boobs with the new soft, extra stretch cotton Everyday Bra, designed by women, from the Bodywise Emporium. Free of the painful hooks, eyes and underwire which cause digging and discomfort ? the Everyday Bra is fast becoming known as Australia?s most comfortable, breast-friendly bra. Available in sizes small, medium, large, gorgeous, extra gorgeous and goddess ? Bodywise bras retail from $55 and are available from the Bodywise Emporium at www.bodywise.com.auor call 1300 661 766 to order a product brochure.
American Yoga clothing brand PrAna has captured the soul of eminence in their 2005 Yoga range. PrAna?s variety of men?s and women?s styles, colours and prints is for Yoga enthusiasts who not only want to look good in a posture, but perform their best in the comfort of specialised fabrics and designs. From form-fitting cuts to soft, draping shapes, PrAna is designed by a team that understands how the human body moves. (a) Divine Pant: A full length pant with a fit that bridges between snug and loose incorporating Meryl Nylon and Lycra. RRP $139.00 (b) Myst Shell: for those who need the extra support of a separate sports bra. This unlined V-neck shell is slightly looser fitting. RRP $85.00 (c) Athena Sport Top: Thin over the shoulder straps, a built in Coolmax ? sports bra and poly/spandex blend fabrics make the Athena a natural for active pursuits.RRP $89.00 (d) Trinity Pant: fitted with a single side cargo pocket and two front pockets. Quick drying poly/cotton/nylon blended fabric is brushed for a soft hand. Reinforced knees for extra durability and easily operated internally adjustable waist. RRP $149.00
(a)The biggest fashion item this season is big jewellery. Necklaces get supersized, with large stone pendants, chunky charms and large diamantes. In gorgeous winter shades of burgundy, plum and green, these necklaces are perfect to wear from daytime to evening. Jazz up jeans and a basic knit or glam up an evening gown with these gorgeous stone necklaces. Prices are from $49.95. (b) This season, whatever your look, you can hit the fashion nail on the head with Diva Dolls by Vincona’s range of everyday bags covering a variety of styles to suit every girl’s multitude of handbag needs. For something totally now, look to yesteryear for fabulous vintage inspired fabric purses with lace and embroidered details. Bring out the bling for a touch of glam with sparkly diamante detailed clasp purses in luxurious velvet. Diva Dolls by Vincona is available from leading fashion boutiques nationally. For further stockist information, please call 02 9517 9928. Top: Diamante Diva $69.95 Bottom: Vintage Vixen $89.95