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Do you know your Body Shape?

                                                                                  Apple shape – A round tummy, full breasts and full or flat bottom.
Pear Shape – Smaller upper body compared to a larger lower body.How to Shop for that Special Occasion
Hour Glass Shape – defined waistline.

Column Shape – Broad shoulders and hips undefined waist.

Don’t be shy to Ask for help. It’s the sales assistant’s job to bring out the beauty within you. They can help you with your shape.

Do remember in an ideal world there would be a universal size for everyone. However as it is, sizes differ from designer to designer and where they manufacture.

Remember an event is supposed to be fun, so enjoy the journey getting there, as well. Then you can say, “What a fantastic time we had, one we shall never forget”.

Happy Shopping Ladies


Race Wear

Be Race Day Ready this year for The Winter Carnival. click here to see. Stakes Day this weekend is on the 25th May. Look gorgeous in your stunning outfit of divine style and sophistication.

Your beautiful dress and Fascinator with Accessories is right here waiting for you. Fascinators by Shirley Ann Designs created here in store. One offs, no two are alike. You will not see yourself anywhere else. Be individual this year. Get yours now.

Maroon FascinatorPasduchas Composure Midi

Race Day dresses and fascinators


Heatwave! Shopping in the Heat.

It's hot and you don't like to shop. Here are a few tips to help you battle the Heatwave.

Bring Your Shape Wear

Ladies have you ever gone about your business, when all of a sudden you stumble across a lovely little boutique, yet you can’t try on the dresses because you are not prepared for it. “If only I knew this was here, I would have brought my good underwear!”  I have heard this a hundred times.

Happy New Year!

Hi Ladies! It's that time of year again. THE VERY BEGINNING!  "I love going back to work again after a lovely christmas and new year holiday."  Says no one ever! If you're like me the same applies to you. We are enjoying a final relax from our hectic year, and  as the days tick away our holiday mode comes quickly to an end. For me it is a mixture of, "Oh NO!" to "Oooooh I so can't wait to get started into the new near. Wow this year is gonna be great! "

Advise For The Men

Good Advice for the Men! - Insight into why it's so hard to shop for a woman. Hi Guys!  today I'm going to give you a little insight into the woman in your life and their shopping! IT'S A SCIENCE!  Honestly there are so many factors to consider before she will make her final decision. For a man, all you have to do, is choose a suit, the correct colour, and make it fit. There Done!

Fashion Tip Of the Week “There’s no where to shop!”

I hear it all the time. "I can't find anything, i have looked around the whole city and still can't find what I want". "There's nothing out there for me". "I just can't seem to find a shop that has what I am looking for."

How to Shop for that Special Occasion

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE Shopping for a dress isn’t always easy. Some ladies absolutely love it and find their outfit straight away. However this is not the case for the majority of women. Some absolutely dread shopping, due to the overwhelming anxiety it can cause. How to shop for that special occasion?

“I Don’t feel like Looking for a Dress”

You need  a new outfit for a special occasion but you just can't for one reason or another, motivate yourself to get moving. You say to yourself "I Don't feel like Looking for a Dress". But time is ticking by and if you don't do something soon, ... Oh don't even go there! Right? Ok here's the thing..........Feelings do lie to us from time to time, so we can't always listen to them. We need to take control! Eliminate all the obstacles that are preventing you from moving forward and getting this done! So what do we do?