13 November 2010

Nomadic Summer

Nomadic Summer
new designs at The Signet Bureau for Summer 2010-11

Corset with Coat tails in Black Resin Coated Linen and Pleated Grecian Dress by Robyn Black (also available in smoke check, charcoal check and slate). Cerce Sandals in Black and Silver by Preston Zly (also available in Red/Charcoal and Olive Silver).

Gathered Circle T in stone by Munk, Braided Silver Earrings by Van Der Glas and back view of Resin Coated Linen Corset by Robyn Black.

Many Way Wrap in Silk by Robyn Black (also available in blue and embroidered silks in black and white), Gathered Circle Top in black on white by Munk, MM Sohn Zip Front Skirt also available in flint and coal and Mir Slides in natural by Preston Zly, also available in charcoal blue.

White embroidered overlay tunic by Robyn Black, also available in black check and smoke, MM Sohn emboss jumper cardigan in amethyst, and Leather Obi Belt by Munk.

Stripped Ganesh Leggings by Munk and Europa Clog Slides by Preston Zly in Mellow Gold, also available in ivory and rub off.

Cut out pant in khaki, also avaiable in black and denim, Feathered Camisole in charcoal by Munk and Angelica Platform Wedge in red by Preston Zly, also available in black.

Gathered Circle Top and Bird Market Bag by Munk.

For more information or requests, please contact Kitty, Dru or Clare at the Signet Bureau via email at info@thesignetbureau.com.

Photography & Styling by Dru Blumensheid
Model: Bonnie
shot at The Signet Bureau, 165 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy

18 September 2010

Mediator In Metropolis

Mediator In Metropolis

New Designs from The Signet Bureau : Spring 2010

Robyn Black Long Vest Dress  in White, Black or Gray.

MUNK Draped Dress in stripe, Robyn Black Cummerbund, available in various resin cottons and canvas.


Preston Zly Fortuna Wedge, available in Crackled Black or  Metallic Blue leather and Red Nubuck Suede.


MM Sohn Lino Cut Dress in mercerized cotton dress in Strawberry, Amethyst and Black, MM Sohn Eyelet Bolero Shrug in Strawberry, also available in Amethyst and Black with Preston Zly Roma Heels also available in Black/Charcoal.

Preston Zly Atlanta Sandal in Stingray, also available in Black, Metallic Blue/Silver and Pink/Silver contrasts.

Van Der Glas Sterling Silver Human Hair Earring in Blonde, MM Sohn Fretwork Cardigan in Strawberry, also available in Black and Amethyst. 

Mediator In Metropolis
Photography by DRU BLUMENSHEID
Makeup: Nadria
Model: Bonnie 
Assistant Styling and Shoe Model: Lynn Morales


13 August 2010

The Signet Bureau and Craft Cubed Victoria
Window Exhibition

05/08/10 through to 04/09/10
at the Signet Bureau

Featuring Selected garments by munk, Preston Zly, MMSohn and Robyn Black.

For Craft Victoria's Annual Festival Craft Cubed, it has been a highly participatory event creating space for practitioners and the public to engage with contemporary issues through the craft medium. This years theme entitles "Childhood", as it intends to generate inspiration for all ages and especially the young at heart!

For more information:


13 July 2010

Signet Bureau Animation Screenings

The Signet Bureau's Public Event for The State of Design Festival 2010
at the Signet Bureau
14th to 25th of July

Featuring Animation by Cameron Gough of Dirty Puppet featuring the design & work from

Preston Zly
Robyn Black 
MM Sohn
Dru Blumensheid & St. Clare 

Screening Monday & Sun 11am to 5pm
Tuesday to Saturday 10 am to 5 pm

for more information view these links below:


07 May 2010

Siren Portraits by Angela McConnel

To evoke the mystery of a 1940's siren
1. Watch Rita Hayworth in Gilda  
2. Practice fabulous 40's hair  
4. Invest in a fantastic coat, never take it off and let everyone imagine what you may or may not be wearing underneath. 

Pictured Below: Munk Tiered Jacket and Munk drawstring trench.


Vamp Portraits by Angela Mc Connell

Inspired by 1920's Vamps such as Clara Bow, 
Knits with pearls are not only worn by good girls.

Ornament Tunic and Shrug by MM Sohn
Pleated Skirt by Robyn Black
Marlene Wrap Shoes by Preston Zly.

Thank you to Hat designer Michelle Boyde.

Model and styling:  St. Clare

09 April 2010


The Signet Bureau seeks a casual sales assistant

We are looking for someone with fashion retail 
and merchandising experience who is able to work

Email your resume to Johanna and Miriam
or drop one in to 165 Gertrude St Nth Fitzroy.

18 March 2010


Robyn Black: Jodphurs
Munk: Scarf and shirts
Maureen Sohn: Dress
Preston Zly:Boots
Polly Vanderglas: Pony tail purse

Rocking Horse from Lost and Found Market
12 Smith Street Collingwood

Stylist and Model
Clare Reynolds


Jodphurs by Robyn Black.
Shirts + Jacket by Munk
Dress by Maureen Sohn
Boots by Preston Zly
Plaited silver hoops
by Polly Vanderglas
Rocking Horse from
Lost and Found Market
12 Smith Street Collingwood

Stylist and Model
Clare Reynolds

13 February 2010


Photographer Telia Nevile
Makeup/hair by Nadira
Model Clare