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Jinoel Retrospective

A peek at the Jinoel Retrospective, Como House, Melbourne, June 23, 2018. Jinoel was the design label of Jill and Noel Kemelfield, active 1950s to 1980s in Australia. They also started the labels Marti and Marteen. Event organised and presented by Tom McEvoy and featuring his bevy of beauties.

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Welcome to the New Store

It's exciting going out into the big wide world of cyber space all by yourself, and also a little daunting. I've been hanging onto Etsy's apron strings for five years now, so I guess it's time I ventured out by myself. I will be keeping the Etsy store as well though - lots of irons in the fire. Some of the items will be transferred over from Etsy, but most will be top quality new stock. There's a fabulous beaded flapper dress sitting here waiting to be listed, the gorgeous wedding shoes in the website cover photo, an exotic feather fan and lots more. There are also some great exhibitions coming up over the next few months. I can't wait...

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