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Selection two

Millicent selection two is now online, and in the back room at Elgin Street. Artworks above by Rosemarie Auberson. All imagery linked to sources.*Hello and goodbye.

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Wild at heart.

Quite a mix today - a little bit of skin, a little bit of frill, a little bit of whimsy, a little bit of wow, a little bit of wild ... all in our latest round of online updates. Thanks to funny Wendy for these snaps.*Hello and goodbye.

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Wednesday began with a second coat of paint for the back room, fresh eucalyptus from Mum and Dad's farm, and croissant crumbs by Baker Di Chirico. It ended with a quiet gawp at some of the most wonderful new garments in the country (I reckon) - iridescent pleating, loopy lace, sequinned wisteria and brilliant graphic [...]

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Introducing Millicent.

Millicent is a new in-house label, presenting 'select secondhand' wares. These are, of course, one-off items, carefully plucked from here, there and everywhere. It's a small 'why not?' addition to the store, which we hope you'll enjoy. The first grouping of pieces (pictured above) is now available online. To view something in person, head to the lovely Limedrop [...]

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Interview with Lauren Elise Cassar of Mirador.

When Milly's 'shop-in-shop' opens at Limedrop tomorrow (Sat. Oct. 03), a feature of the space will be new cotton voile sarongs by Mirador. The pieces are large, and truly lovely - each depicting a vivid (albeit partially abstract) 'scene'. Lauren Elise Cassar is the artist behind the works, who we knew previously in her role as [...]

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Milly Sleeping cropping up at Limedrop

As of this Saturday (October 3rd), Milly Sleeping will be 'in residence' at the Limedrop shop, inside the wonderful Cathedral Arcade, at the foot of the Nicholas Building in town. For this special occasion, we've put together a collection of pieces from seasons past and present, by labels inc. RWB, Soot, Livia Arena and Monster Alphabets. We will [...]

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Some 'out-takes' from our most recent shoot, featuring new garments by Chorus, Djur, ffiXXed, Inside Outside and Raggatt. These are modelled splendidly by the lovely Rosie - thank you Rosie. Rosie is an artist. She also works at the newish Caves gallery, and tells me compelling things about the small shows that are on there, which I [...]

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Barely there.

Above, an incomplete look-about at 'Plotlines' by Elise Sheehan (undesired golden glow courtesy yellow lights inside on a grey day outside). It's a lovely, quiet show, whose elements crop up from Milly's front window to back wall: ambiguous signposts, ladders to nowhere, intricate illegible maps. And, of course, lots of wearable bits - quite a number of [...]

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A little 'cooee'.

Pictured above - the almost-advent of Spring via new garments by Romance Was Born and Chorus.Additional imagery by Fran Moore in 1984, featuring unique bush-inspired pieces by RWB's current collaborator extraordinaire, Linda Jackson.*Hello and goodbye.

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