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For the Love of Audrey turns one!

On this day, the 1st of November, 2011, I published my very first ever blog post on For the Love of Audrey. Little did I know that one year later, my blog would still be going strong.

My blog has given me the opportunity to share my evolving personal style, passion for Australian designers, love of my style icon, Audrey hepburn, beauty tips, and much more...

I do believe that over time, I have become more confident with my own style and am now unafraid of mixing things up a bit, from time to time. Over the past year, I have also undergone a change of hairstyles!!




Thanks so much for reading my blog, even if you only pop in from time to time, please know that I really appreciate your loyalty and support. 


I look forward to sharing many more posts with you. Even though life is usually so hectic for me, I get so much joy out of my blog, so much so, that I don't think I could live without it!


Today is a proud day for me!! Happy 1st anniversary  
For the Love of Audrey!!

Dedicated to my beautiful style icon, Audrey Hepburn. x

For those of you who live in Melbourne, happy Melbourne Cup and enjoy your long weekend. Hope you back a winner! We will having our traditional cup BBQ, which I'm really looking forward to! Blog post to follow...

Yours in style,

Suzi x

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  1. Congratulations on your first bloggy-birthday, Suzi!

    And love the new look - your fringe looks great!

    Hope that you have a lovely Cup weekend too. Cx

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    1. Thanks so much Cheryl!
      Enjoy your Cup weekend!!
      Suzi x

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  2. HAPPY 1 YEAR to your blog!

    By the way, I think you look amazingly chic with bangs!

    XO,
    SWEATshirt DRESSshirt
    http://sweatshirtdressshirt.blogspot.com

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