This week Cheryl Akle is joined by Kelly Doust to discuss her latest novel Dressing The Dearloves – a story of corrosiveness of family secrets, the insecurities that can sabotage our best efforts, and the seductive power of dressing up. Together they discuss Kelly’s interest in fashion, and how this interest inspired the book.
Podcast guest: Kelly Doust
Since 2009, Kelly Doust has published five non-fiction books about craft and fashion: THE CRAFTY MINX, THE CRAFTY KID, A LIFE IN FROCKS: A MEMOIR, MINXY VINTAGE (all Murdoch Books) THE CRAFTY MINX AT HOME (HarperCollins). She has a background in book publishing and publicity, and has worked in the UK, Hong Kong and Australia and freelanced for magazines such as Vogue, Australian Women’s Weekly and Sunday Life Magazine. She currently lives in Sydney, Australia with her husband and daughter.