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Gill Di Pasquale

Frocktober Wrap Up

Frocktober Wrap Up

It’s almost time to bid a fond farewell to #Frocktober for another year.  This fashion focussed fundraiser is all about shining a light on Ovarian Cancer. There is no early detection test for ovarian cancer so women aren’t being diagnosed until they are in the late stages of the disease.  The OCRF raises funds to find an early detection test and help us ladies live long and fulfilling lives.   Gigliola and Bron from @realmumstyle  teamed up for Frocktober with a goal to raise $500 for Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and thanks to you lovely ladies we have managed to exceed...

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Gill Di Pasquale

Why I Frock

Why I Frock

I’ve always loved dressing up and my wardrobe is 75% dresses and 25% basics so Frocktober suits my style perfectly. My dress collection isn’t the reason I signed up for Frocktober. It’s because I lost someone I love to this terrible disease. What started as bloating and fullness was eventually discovered to be ovarian cancer. This cancer spread quickly and without any regard for the organs it attached itself to. The loss of my aunt (my second mum) hurt and still hurts.  Could an early detection test have saved her? Perhaps.  Could an early detection test save others like her?...

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Gill Di Pasquale

A Frocking Good Cause

A Frocking Good Cause

Hi, I’m Bron I’m a local mum, stylist and fashion obsessive.  You can find me sharing my size 16 style on Instagram @Realmumstyle. This time of year we all start thinking about getting the legs out and rocking a frock but for me October symbolises a greater cause. It’s Frocktober.  The fashion focussed fundraiser that supports Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation.  Every day in October I wear a dress to raise awareness and funds to help find an early detection test for this brutal cancer. One Australian woman dies every eight hours from ovarian cancer and many women are mis-dianosed due...

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Gill Di Pasquale

Are you ready to FROCK?

Are you ready to FROCK?

⁠Gigliola has teamed up with Bron from @Realmumstyle to fundraise for Frocktober. Frocktober's focus is finding an early detection test for ovarian cancer. ⁠ ⁠You can join the fundraising fun by:⁠ Buying a dress - Gigliola will donate $5 for every full priced dress sold in October⁠  Donating to our Frocktober cause   Sharing a photo of yourself wearing a new season dress from Gigliola via Facebook or Instagram. Make sure that you tag us in the post.⁠ ⁠We will be announcing prizes throughout the month, including a chance to win a $500 store voucher!⁠ ⁠ Please spread the word about this...

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