Fashion Quarterly

A Bright Autumn

March 24, 2015 // 2 Comments

It is going to be a bright and cosy autumn 2015 if Zambesi  and World have their way.  Showcasing their upcoming collections at the recent Britomart Fashion [...]

NZ Fashion At Its Best

March 17, 2015 // 4 Comments

There is nothing better than window shopping on a nice Sunday afternoon.  Hence how I ended up wandering into The Shelter Retail Precinct in Ponsonby, which is where I [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Shopping Miles

March 19, 2014 // 6 Comments

Been in Melbourne for 5 days visiting family and for the Melbourne Fashion Festival.  I have worked out I have roughly walked approximately 21 kilometres around the shopping [...]

Gifts For Me & You

December 10, 2013 // 4 Comments

I love Christmas shopping.  However, I didn’t want to blow the budget like I did last year, so this time I took a list with me.  Off I went, focused on getting as [...]

Forget the Rules

December 3, 2013 // 4 Comments

I read a quote recently that said ‘forget the rules – if you like it wear it’. I don’t have any rules when it comes to what I like to wear.  It doesn’t help [...]

“Eat my shorts!…

August 27, 2013 // 2 Comments

I am having some sort of epiphany when it comes to ‘shorts’ at the moment.  I can’t find a pair to suit me and I can’t see why everyone likes the [...]

Shopping Hawaiian Style

August 12, 2013 // 3 Comments

Aloha from Hawaii – it is Day 5 and I am finally in holiday mode.  There is nothing not to like about this place.  The sun shines, the people are friendly, you can [...]