We had a blast shooting with Melbourne bombshell, Elyse Knowles, this week. Not only is she the ultimate beach babe, her style is RAD. Check out how she styled her favourite pieces from our latest shoot and prepare yourself for a mega girl crush.
Polly’s very own photographer Brogan has returned from her road-trippin’ adventures across the USA! She shares her highlights and insights with you after the jump…
We have had the best time the past month with all the beautiful collections coming out for Spring, our fave time of year! Here are a few of our MUST HAVE looks for the girly girl in you!
Tie-dye is leading the pack this Spring Summer for must have items! Anything and everything are the rules. Go large like Fagusto Puglisi. Splice it up PAINT IT RED style in Shibori and painted Batik. Alexander Wang adds a cutting edge to this trend, SOMEDAYS LOVING nails the Woodstock vibe, whilst Burberry and Michael Kors bring the sophistication. Everyone wants in on this trend!
We all love a nice well rounded practical outfit. What we love more, is an Alex Chung inspired practical outfit! If you haven’t read her book IT, you’ve gotta get onto it now. She shares her little funny drawings of banana’s and where she finds her biggest inspiration. With all honesty, this girl is always stepping with her best foot forward. She nails the effortlessly chic Parisian style with such ease and today you can too.
GET THE LOOK
- Alexa Chung ‘It’
- Bande Crop Top
- Morning! Sunglasses
- Truth Serum Shorts
- Kross Sandal
Sydney siders attended the wonderful MBFFS on the weekend with some of our favourite labels showing . The amazing threads from some of Australia’s top offerings revealed some delicious wears coming to POLLY very soon! Cameo lovers will be excited to see this leopard print hanging on the racks next to all the stunning floral graphics from Keepsake. Every girly girl’s heart will fill right up once she see’s the beautiful embroidery details and pretty shapes coming through from these talented ladies. The Fifth Label is giving us some nice street staples to take our wardrobe that little bit further. The hard bit is waiting for these to hit the shelves…swoon
This LA raised energetic, creative and carefree lady has the smarts, she studied medicine and law, before finding her true heart creating the blog FASHIONLAINE. Lainey’s fascinations with the world of Pop Culture lead her into the entertainment business, covering events and interviewing her fave celebs and style lovers whilst travelling around the globe. What we love most about Elaine is her passion and dedication to encouraging woman to be who they are, owning it with pride and confidence. Lainey shared a few little bit about herself;
WHAT GOT YOU STARTED FASHION BLOGGING All of my friends for years encouraged me to start a fashion blog because they thought I had a unique style, so I finally did!
FAVOURITE FASHION MAG? Teen Vogue!
WHAT ARE YOUR CURRENT FASHION OBSESSIONS? I’m really into plaid for fall
TOP THREE BANDS AT THE MO? Flume, Sam Smith, Clean Bandit
FAVOURITE QUOTE “Two roads diverged in a wood and I- I took the one less travelled by, and that has made all the difference.”- Robert Frost
ANYTHING SURPRISING ABOUT YOURSELF? Fun Fact: I’m in a family of Capricorns (my mom, sister, dog and two cousins are all within a few days apart of birthdays from me)
We were so lucky to have the wonderful Shani Grimmond come and play with us last week, you can see all the action above! Shani is a famous beauty Vlogger at just the tender age of 17, this gal has what it takes. Starting up a YouTube channel is pretty daunting for anyone but Shani just got straight into it sharing her tips and tricks on Beauty and Make-Up. She shares her beautiful family, pet lab, as well as her cute boyfriend. Shani even has a great tutorial on how to do your make up like Iggy Azalea. We took 5 to ask Shani some things about herself;
NAME Shani Grimmond.
STAR SIGN Aries
WHAT’S YOUR SPIRIT ANIMAL? Bird – I’m very Independent, and I love exploring.
DO YOU HAVE A NICK NAME? WHAT IS IT? My full name is Kashani but no one calls me that unless I’m in trouble, so its always been Shani for short.
WHAT CELEBRITY DO PEOPLE SAY YOU LOOK LIKE? Kendall Jenner
WHAT’S YOUR GO TO HOLIDAY DESTINATION? Santorini, Greece,
WHAT YOUR FAVOURITE CEREAL? I don’t really eat cereal, my favourite brekky is pancakes with loads of maple syrup.
3 THINGS YOU CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT? Music, Family, Laptop.
DO YOU HAVE ANY PETS? Yes I have a dog, her name is Layla she is a black Labrador and she is sooo cute.
WHAT’S YOUR FASHION STAPLE GO TO? Highwaisted Jeans, cant live without them.
TIM TAM OR OREO? Tim Tam.
WHAT IS YOUR TUNE OF CHOICE ATM? Troye Sivan – Happy Little Pill, I have this song on repeat I’m obsessed.
WHO IS YOUR FAVOURITE LABEL AT POLLY? Mink Pink.