Fashion & Beauty

Pretty in Pink

July 15, 2014 // 10 Comments

Either you like it or you hate it – the colour PINK. It reminds me of Candyfloss, Barbie and summertime. I never wore much pink as a child, so am happy to embrace the [...]

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 [...]

Vogue On Vivienne

May 20, 2014 // 4 Comments

I may be one of the last people I know to still like reading hardback books, rather than on a kindle or I-Pad.  Hence my blog this week is about the Vogue On Vivienne [...]

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 [...]

Clutch Purses by Karen

April 14, 2014 // 5 Comments

I have a love affair with clutch purses, with my favourite one being kindly given to me by my friend’s Mum when we were helping her move house last year.  I am not [...]