Epiphany number 3 | Goals and dreams and deep dark secrets. 

The sounds of our neighbours children playing, the smell of their afternoon barbecue subtly drifting through the air, my father mowing the lawn and me… sitting outside trying to write up a blog post. It is 6:45pm on a Monday … Continue reading

Style 2 | Silk pants… Why I love silk so much !

There’s a thing about high waisted garments that I absolutely love ! I guess its the way they can easily add shape or accentuate the feminine form by cinching in the waist. When I was developing sketches of bottoms for … Continue reading

Clarity | noun / the quality or state of being clear. Lucidity 

Good morning world ! Hope everyone has had an amazing weekend and no one has melted away in this heat. Temperatures reached 46 in my suburb yesterday and let me tell you, even standing in the shade, the wind was … Continue reading

A little Intro to get us going for the year…. Unveiling each look one post at a time.

Hello Lovely people ! How is everyone doing with this hot and sticky humid weather ?! I can tell you one thing, I’ve been steering clear of the sun and the heat today by staying in my air-conditioned studio preparing … Continue reading

Behind The Seams at Ratavosi | Post 2

Another Weekend gone by ! My oh My ! I’m feeling a little like this cutie in the pic – Poof – Snap – and the Weekend is gone ! This whole thing still feels a little surreal to me. … Continue reading

Behind the Seams at Ratavosi | Post 1

Hello Beautiful People, Welcome to Post one of my Behind the Seams at Ratavosi Series ! The weekend is coming to an end – but I am so glad that I have accomplished a lot more than last week. For … Continue reading

Behind the seams at Ratavosi | Intro

Hello and happy weekend to you all !        I say this with exhaustion and frustration as I sit here staring down at my very expensive double wash silk shreds. Why may you ask am I exhausted and frustrated … Continue reading

And the big announcement is out ! 

🙀👊🏼✨I’m going going … Back to back to #Cali Cali !! Wow what a crazy few months it’s been holding this in. Honestly never thought this would happen so quickly. When I came back from LA after @facetfashionweek I was … Continue reading

Fetish Fridays | We love this look !

‪#‎fetishfridays‬ Long Before Fifty Shades of Grey was out, we were already tightly lacing, binding our leather and zipping up our seams. In love with this detail shot of our “Melancholic Aftermath Corset Jacket” made from 100% Pure, Soft Sheepskin … Continue reading

Welcome to the Witching Hour

Welcome to the “Witching Hour”. Our Rebirth Leather Bralette is channeling the 90’s Cult Horror Film , The Craft. Love this beautiful image of Model Jordan Kain [Model] captured by Photography by Monica Pronk. Hair and Makeup by Charntae from R.J.L Studio Photography. Pre-orders … Continue reading

Ratavosi the label | introducing the Nostalgic Relapse Jacket 

   Hello Weekend ! Today’s look introduces our Nostlagic Relapse Jacket with the Adieu Adornment Pants and Rebirth Leather Bralette.  The textures in this look are amazing, The Jacket is a combination of Raw natural Silk and textured silk, where … Continue reading

Rebirth has been released | Don’t forget to Subscribe !

Hello and Happy Weekend to you all ! Let’s kick this post off with the Big News that my Rebirth Collection has finally started being released. I love looking at all the images from my collection, there is so much … Continue reading

Rebirth | Ratavosi the Label Capsule Collection Release 2015

“Rebirth” – Everyone keeps asking me what this collection is about and why I’m so obsessed with cemeteries and the dead. It’s a very special place for me, a special place for most, without even realising. The story behind “Rebirth” … Continue reading