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Fashion & Lifestyle

Easy Style Guide for Men

Why do some men hate the process of dressing up?   There was a time in the not-so-distant past when a man wore a crisp white shirt and neatly tailored suit to the office simply to convey that he was of a certain means and self-respect. So what changed? The loosening of judgment without restriction …

The Power Within

I See You

Feel Your Joy One of the most common things clients say to me in our consult is “I don’t relate to the person I see in the mirror anymore’. I think many of us at some point in time or one way or another have lost sight of ourselves. We set out on our paths …

The Power Within

Tell Me 10 Things You Like About Yourself

What Does A Healthy Self Esteem Look Like? Our Body & Self Esteem image are so important, our perceptions of ‘self worth’ greatly  impacts our day to day lives, our ability to feel joy, to be positive, it impacts our relationships, our productivity & successes… Studies by The Butterfly Research Institute conducted a National Survey …

Fashion The Arts

History of Australian Fashion by Henry Talbot

Octavia Shoes & Fashion are always keeping a look out for all things design. We read the National Art Gallery of Victoria was showing Australian Fashion History and we could not resist sharing this iconic story with you. The quintessential photographs captured by  Henry Talbot (friend of Helmut Newton) represent a significant chapter in Australian …

Fashion The Arts

The All Inspiring Kerrie Hess

By now you must know we love to celebrate inspiring women and Australia’s own Kerrie Hess has accomplished herself to be revered by the world’s leading fashion houses and fashion journals – Chanel, Vogue, Louis Vuitton, Kate Spade, Harper’s Bazaar and Collette Dinnigan just to name a few. Her most recent collaboration is with cult …

Celebrating Women

International Women’s Day 2016

Octavia Shoes & Fashion celebrates International Women’s Day. We are proud advocates of supporting women and other organisations that pillar social and economical assistance for women and children, just like our Care Australia Charity. We donate $5 from every pair of shoes sold directly from our website to CARE. CARE Australia is a leading international …


Dior’s Fashion Highlights

At SBE we love all things fashion, design & art. We like to share information which catches our eye, which interests and excites us. Christian Dior is one of fashions treasured idols.  Christian Dior born into a wealthy family and was trained for the French Foreign Service but in the midst of the financial crisis …