Auckland Shopping

I spy a great Buy

August 12, 2014 // 15 Comments

Before my tan from Samoa completely fades, I went shopping in the weekend looking for a couple of tops that would look great with my shorts and slightly tanned legs.  I [...]

Sunkissed Samoa

August 6, 2014 // 7 Comments

It has been a relaxing week in many ways this trip to Samoa.  Staying in a fairly isolated part of the island with limited internet and no TV has had its challenges but for [...]

GO you Kiwis

July 23, 2014 // 2 Comments

With the Commonwealth Games starting this week in Glasgow, what better time than to salute our national uniform on the international stage and wish our contingent of [...]

Investment Shopping

July 9, 2014 // 3 Comments

I am planning on living a long and fashionable life and am thinking somewhere around 90 years of age would be a good innings. My grandmother Gwen (on my birth mother’s [...]

Precious Keepsakes

July 2, 2014 // 4 Comments

My wardrobe may have a great assortment of designer clothes, handbags and shoes but there are two things that I love, for different reasons that no amount of money could [...]

Shoe Obsession

June 17, 2014 // 8 Comments

I love shoes and in honour of my long-held obsession with them, here are a few quotes that I like plus a few photos of shoes (some never worn before) but proudly sitting in [...]

Different is Good

June 11, 2014 // 4 Comments

Wherever I go, I often notice the people around me showcasing their desire to be different.  I am drawn to them through my own fascination and love of fashion.  My need to [...]

Mr & Mrs Smith live in Manly

May 13, 2014 // 6 Comments

I have just spent a lovely weekend in Sydney and as always I help the economy with some retail therapy. My surprise find this trip was a great shop in Manly down a little [...]