Archive for February, 2014

K Road Sweetness

K Road Sweetness

As you may have seen on Instagram last night, Undone Girl Jordan’s delicious secret is out – she’s opening a very cool little store on the legendary K Road! Jordan’s promised to tell us more about it very soon, but in the meantime, here’s some of her next level homemade…

Take Me Home

Take Me Home

Really it was that thick, solid, humble-feeling ceramic crockery, lozenge-shaped plates, deep bowls, shallow or mini, big coffee cups or petite – in the absolute perfect wash of pale pink, yes, pale pink – that drew us in. And yes we bought a set or maybe two, and then went…

If I Could Change Your Mind

If I Could Change Your Mind

This is the brand new video by Haim. We love Haim (rhymes with ‘I am’ in case you were wondering, two syllables) and we really love how this video takes us back to our carefree school days, when we unashamedly danced all the time, by ourselves, in pairs or small…

La Vie En Rose

La Vie En Rose

We were lucky enough to attend Saturday night’s ultra glam L’Oreal Colour Trophy Awards, have a peek backstage (see our Insta) and snatch a few quick minutes with Willis York‘s Rebecca Brent, the very cool winner of the big prize, the Supreme Award. As well as a very good industry…

Sapphire

Sapphire

Blazer and t-shirt by Juliette Hogan, skirt and shirt by Ruby | Sweater by Ruby, shirt by DKNY, shorts by Topshop | Sweater by Kayla Jurlina, skirt by See By Chloe, sneakers, scarf and hat stylist’s own | Jacket and shorts by Kayla Jurlina, top by Zara, vintage leather jacket,…

Literary Style: Smilla’s Sense Of Snow

Literary Style: Smilla’s Sense Of Snow

“After breakfast I put on a long suede coat and the Jane Eberlein fur hat. The coat has deep inside pockets. Into them I put the last, folded clipping, a bundle of krone notes, Isaiah’s tape, and the letter to my father. Then I leave. The day has begun.” Peter…

Girls Rule

Girls Rule

No words for how much we’re loving Connie McDonald‘s inspirational little illustrated guides to life, drawn exclusively for Undone by the multi-talented 20-year-old… (She’s also making cute badges right now, eep!) Happy Thursday! x

State Of Undone

State Of Undone

It’s that time of the week when words like ‘deadline’, ‘time’, and the phrase “yes, no problem”, start to compete for importance with words like ‘release’, ‘simplicity’ and ‘just the necessity’. The need to uncoil after a long week starts when I arrives home: bag down, jeans off, hair out….

Elvira Hancock

Elvira Hancock

We love a good cinematic backstory, so had a little swoon about Moochi’s AW14 range, purportedly inspired by ‘lady tiger’ Elvira Hancock from the 1983 cult flick Scarface, played by an immaculate, ethereal, honey-dipped Michelle Pfeiffer. Refined to a cool edit of 18 separates, Moochi’s newest collection is a covetable…

Natural Beauty: Avocado Face Mask

Natural Beauty: Avocado Face Mask

As part of an ongoing series in collaboration with Glasshouse Salon, we’re bringing you simple beauty recipes you can make at home with everyday natural ingredients. It’s the perfect way to make sure you know exactly what you’re putting onto your skin, and avoid unnecessary chemicals. Harnessing the glorious green power…

Agyness Deyn: Title A

Agyness Deyn: Title A

Cool chameleon Agyness Deyn, former English superdoopermodel and the face of the late noughties (for a while there her face was splashed on literally every magazine cover and every major campaign) has seemingly been laying very low of late, possibly, and understandably, just taking a breather from the intensity of…

Homemade Raw Snickers Bars

Homemade Raw Snickers Bars

These extremely decadent, deliciously chewy, caramelly, nutty raw sweet treats were stumbled upon in my kitchen as a happy consequence of raw cheesecake unbaking gone wrong. I ended up with cashew butter instead of the filling I was attempting to make… but I’m not upset about this in the slightest…

Espresso Martini For Two

Espresso Martini For Two

Whether you’re celebrating with your lover, or another, there’s nothing quite like a stiff drink to end the week/kick off your weekend. I recently discovered espresso martinis made with Kokako cold brew at their cafe in Grey Lynn. They’re not on the menu unfortunately, but something that the team there…

Love By The Book

Love By The Book

Books for lovers – lovers of life, lovers of cities, lovers of history, lovers of words. Who cares about your bed, make what’s on your bedside table count this Valentine’s. (We all know reading is sexy, anyway). Persuasion – Jane Austen There is no love story greater than this. Every…

Finding Happiness In Little Things

Finding Happiness In Little Things

A cute little illustrated guide to the small but important things in life, drawn exclusively for Undone by the multi-talented 19-year-old Connie McDonald. Happy Thursday! x

The Face: Amber

The Face: Amber

Artist notes: Skin is left fresh and clear without sculpting or blush powders. Eyes are contoured with two vivid shades of orange – the lighter tone is matte, the contour is iridescent. Lips are lined and filled with a pencil for a flat, graphic shape. Lipstick is lightly painted on…

The Wednesday Post

The Wednesday Post

Book girls have three pretty huge things to celebrate today… First, we got a new Undone Girl, Hannah-Rose and she is the bees knees when it comes to literature (and fashion, and food, and very cool other stuff). First book-babe post coming very soon! Second, Lena Dunham gave us a…

Undone Girl: Hannah-Rose Yee

Undone Girl: Hannah-Rose Yee

Meet our fashion/food/book-loving Undone Girl Hannah-Rose and stay tuned for her smart, stylish literature-y posts on Undone Journal… I am a writer. I live in Sydney. I blog too, sometimes too much. I like pottering about in my kitchen while listening to noughties R’n’B really loudly. I love travel. I have written for…

The Dreamers

The Dreamers

Undone are very excited to give you an exclusive first look at Ruby’s ethereal yet coolly grounded new Autumn 14 campaign ‘The Dreamers’, shot by the amazing Steven Chee and assisted by a bit of a dream team including Amber D on makeup… “Working with Steven and his team is…

Miu Miu Meow

Miu Miu Meow

I’ve always been a big fan of Miu Miu’s playfully glamorous aesthetic and fun pushing of fashion boundaries, and the new SS14 collection is hands down one of my favourites ever. Not least because I got a kitten just a few weeks before the SS14 show and called her Miu…

Katie

Katie

Necklace by Deadly Ponies, sweater by Neuw, jeans by Georgia Alice, shoes stylist’s own | Bra by Elle Macpherson Intimates | Sweater and pants by Juliette Hogan | Jacket by Blak Love, bra by Pleasure State | Sweater by Julian Danger, pants by Juliette Hogan | Bra by Elle Macpherson…

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