October 22, 2017

Fiction Crime Thriller Starring Our Very Own Wally

Sunshine just aired it’s first two episodes, and wow we are reeling! Without giving too much away, the storyline is set in the working class suburb of Sunshine, Victoria. With the latest results from the Bureau of Statistics explaining Sunshine to be the town that has become the home for a community of Sudanese refugees, escaping their worn-torn country for the western area of Melbourne. (more…)

October 15, 2017

Fall 2018 Brial Collection Goes Multifunctional

The 2018 Bridal collections have been displayed this week, and wow are we all in luck! The beautiful wedding gowns took a trip down the runway throughout this week, and I’m pretty sure with all the high praise of feedback that every newlywed wants a redo because damn those outfits were show stoppers. (more…)

October 7, 2017

ASOS and it’s Fabulous Facelift

ASOS has had a facelift, and by facelift, I mean a beauty lift. Let me indulge you on the sites new make-over and the new products that are now in stock.

The universal online British retailer already caters to the majority of sizes, see’s no skin colour prejudice or further any gender bias. The company has also just recently opted for a no photoshopping policy on all models photographed in their campaigns. However, with all these milestones conquered it seems to have not discouraged the great ASOS company from launching a brand new makeup line, with every item within it being under thirty dollars.

ASOS Face + Body

ASOS has always sold all our favourites brands, from sturdy staples like Nyx to the once a month -payday- little splurges like the Rimmel London brand. But now with their very own affordable line, it’s going to make it harder for online shoppers to attempt to leave the site! (more…)

September 29, 2017

Naomi Campbell and All Her Glory

The beautiful goddess that is: Naomi Cambell, embarked on fashion week once again. Appearing in Versace’s show, alongside her supermodel friends, she graciously walked the runway as if she owned it. At Skin+Pepper, we would like to commemorate her achievements with a timeline.

September Fashion Week, Versace closing

Naomi was scouted when she was 15 years old while she was window shopping. Soon after that, she made her debut on the British cover of Elle. (more…)

September 23, 2017

A Rundown on the Emmys

The American award ceremony that recognises excellence in the television may have delivered its awards already. But I would simply like to reflect on the celebration of beautiful fashion and milestones that took place.

Let’s begin with Donald Glover, he was nominated in four categories, and one of the awards he won on the night was the Best-Directing Comedy Award. Donald happened to be the first ever black person to win this award- go him! He also managed to take home the Best Actor in a Comedy Prize, with his show Atlanta, which just so happened to be a crowd favourite at the Emmys this year, nominated for six awards overall.

Donald Glover- The Emmys


September 17, 2017

NYFW Theme of Diversity

New York Fashion Week may be coming to a close, but today we would like to highlight how diverse the multiculturalism was on the runway.

Fenty X Puma

Let’s start with Rihanna’s collaboration with Fenty x Puma. Rihanna was driven on the runway by a scooter, wearing the style that she created. All models walked adorning Rihanna’s makeup and supporting her goal for a more varied colour of models on the runway. Her show was activewear with a twist, heeled sandals and sportswear sunglasses took over the show. (more…)

September 11, 2017

An Overview Of Melbourne Fashion Week

Melbourne Fashion Week has now come to an end for the 2017 era, so let’s reflect on the trends displayed last week that will be worn for the months ahead. The experience was presented by The City of Melbourne, with big influencers such as KEVIN.MURPHY and MECCA styling hair and makeup.

Melbourne Fashion Week


September 5, 2017

Fenty Beauty Celebrates Diversity

In less than four days, Fenty Beauty by Rihanna is set to hit record sales globally.

Fenty Beauty by Rihanna

The much-anticipated line has been a tease for the past couple of months, and finally, us customers have now got a release date of Friday, September the 8th. Which gives us enough time to prepare our bank accounts for the impact this makeup will undoubtedly have on our savings. (more…)

August 30, 2017

Zarina’s Runway Debut

The waft of arabica roasted beans filters through the studio, attempting to escape the four stark white walls. The wood flooring strives to hide the severity of the artificial lights, while the mirrors taunt the surface imperfections of each individual standing within the room. “I’d love to see more diversity,” Zarina pipes up, distracting us all from our insecurities. To talk wholeheartedly about the skin tone difference between herself and the majority of the models within the Australian industry.

Like many other aspiring models, 22 year old Zarina Copeland was given a call back for auditions regarding her placement with Melbourne Fashion Week 2017, hosted by The City of Melbourne and beginning on the 1st of September.



August 22, 2017

Layering, velvet and fishnets: all things that must go as soon as the warm weather hits Melbourne.

August is almost over, and the spring sun is going to subsequently pop through the clouds anytime now and put our winter trends into last seasons history. So for the time being let us reminisce before the last hurrah.



It’s a wintery thing, everyone knows it, and I’m sure most people love it. When you get the technique right and pull it off, you do feel boss-like. (more…)