What 'Top Model' Demelza did next: 'I will say what I feel, so is that a bully?' she told me . . .

Bullying, brains and too much brawn? Well, I caught up with last year’s ‘Top Model’, Demelza Revelry (who was totally delightful and charming) but did tell me, for an interview for Grazia magazine, what she had learnt from her stint as the Foxtel tv series ‘Top Dog’.

While Australia’s Next Top Model fans overwhelmingly voting for the well-mannered and charming Thanee Atkinson, over the self-confessed bold and brash bogan, Cassi Can Den Dungen last week, the result turned some of the judge’s choices on their diamond-encrusted ears.
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SYDNEY FASHION WEEK . . designers and details announced this morning

Below is the media released by the IMG group regarding Sydney Fashion Week which happens from August 17.

In the weeks following the Sydney event there will be similar fashion ‘weeks’ in Brisbane, Perth and Melbourne, with all the city-centric activities _ runway shows, fashion forum and in-store events _ aimed at revving up the next fashion selling season – spring and summer.
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Oh Errol, I would do anything to wear an earring like him . . blokes wearing earrings? Your thoughts?

I came across a 48-year-old tradesman this morning (he fixes and attaches roofs for a crust) and he got me thinking about a matter of international fashion interest and intrigue. The wearing of earrings by men of a certain arrge.

This guy, who is already grandfather, and a mighty fit one at that, wears a thickish, engraved, smallish hoop earring and he got me thinking about earrings on men.

Ok, by ‘older’ let’s say men over the half way point say 45. For some, the look works. For others, well it just plainly doesn’t.
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KATE RITCHIE'S new gig . . . and boy, this girl has longevity

She started on Home & Away when she was a kid and next week the actress/tv presenter and radio chick will add ‘beauty girl’ to her resume. Kate will be announced as the the new ambassasdor for Unilever’s Vaseline – over lunch to all the beauty set at a tres smart venue, the Quay restaurant at Circular Quay in Sydney.
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PROJECT RUNWAY- I'll deliver the Hoyer verdict each week and tell you the designer drop-out. . .


I met all the Project Runway gang the other day at, where else, a fabric shop in Sydney’s ‘rag trade’ district, Surry Hills.

There’s Anthony (who had Swarovski crystals dotted all over his face and admitted he takes hours to get ready) who I have a feeling may be in for the long haul.

Ivana, who has had a working stint with Costume National (now that’s a mighty good pedigree); we have Lauren (who had on the most exquisite feathered dress on when I met her and one I’ve already put in an order) while the vivacious Amber is already a designer and wants a gig as a stylist.
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