Browsing All Posts published on »March, 2012«

Victoria Byegone – Joanne O’Flaherty – Maryborough, Victoria

March 30, 2012


    Chanel is one of Joanne O’Flaherty’s favourite influences, in creating her look for Victoria Byegone, at the Art of Elegance Fair in Autumn.  She mixes all styles together, and makes it work, from Eastern fused with Victorian Era, and even contemporary collectible items.  Choose from shimmering scarves and belts, colourful modern tinware with retro […]

PurpleMum Deco Designs – Pam Capstick – Horsham, Victoria

March 29, 2012


  Pam Capstick’s favourite TV show at the moment is “Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries” on ABC 1, so it’s no wonder she loves to concentrate on the Deco period for her exclusive hand made jewellery designs, PurpleMum on Etsy.   It’s all smoky glamour and mystery, Swarovski crystals and pearls, in long or choker style necklaces, […]

Weekly Times Miranda & History – Art of Elegance Fair Autumn 2012

March 28, 2012


    It was a real thrill to see the Art of Elegance Fair follow up in the Weekly Times, with interesting commentary from different points of view, about the Summer Fair, and the Autumn Fair coming up.   Thanks so much to Genevieve Barlow’s Miranda blog, and lots of feedback was received as a result.  Great […]

Vintage Culture and Home Style – Maryborough Library, Victoria

March 27, 2012


      Magazines are a great way to see what’s interesting at a glance, and get new ideas.  Maryborough Library has some great magazines, handy for vintage culture info and learning how to get the look.   Maree Stephenson, librarian, loves vintage, and makes sure there are lots of resources for magazine readers to keep pace […]

Tea and Home Decor – Amaroo – Maryborough, Victoria

March 25, 2012


    It’s easy to create authentic vintage home decor and set a tea table in the right way when you know where to get the look you want.  Eric and Mary Wytkamp of Amaroo Antiques and Collectibles in Nolan Street Maryborough, Victoria, have a good eye for specialty china pieces, and interesting home decor […]

Fanny’s Flat – Tiffany Titshall – Talbot, Victoria – Main Hall Display Trader

March 24, 2012


    We all saw “Three Coins in the Fountain” theme done so well at the February 12th Art of Elegance Fair by Tiffany Titshall, the proprietor of Fanny’s Flat Vintage Boutique in Talbot, and many have been asking what she will do next.  Wait no more, it is timely to announce, with Fanny’s Flat having […]

Autumn Art of Elegance Fair – High Tea Booking Now

March 19, 2012


    With preparations for the next Fair on Sunday May 13th 2012 at the Maryborough Town Hall well underway, it’s time for some trader posts to appear.  Mini Mad Hatter High Tea bookings are already being made, and Fairytale Frostings have given a general preview of the kind of fare to expect as part […]