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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

The Fashionable Miss Piggy

April 1, 2014 // 5 Comments

Style icon Miss Piggy is gracing our screens once again in the latest Muppet movie entitled Muppets Most Wanted.  Always known for her bold fashion choices, silk gloves and [...]

The Culotte is Back

February 4, 2014 // 6 Comments

Anyone worn Culottes before?  I think the last time I wore them was as a teenager when I was in a musical set in the 1960’s.  They were a bright, multi-coloured [...]

Paper vs Electronic

January 14, 2014 // 9 Comments

I have finally finished reading my first electronic book from cover to cover.  A chic flic called “Mad about the Boy” by Helen Fielding, who also wrote Bridget Jones [...]

Orange is the New Yellow

January 7, 2014 // 10 Comments

I decided not to have any new year’s resolutions for 2014, but somewhere along the way, I  must have decided that I was going to start wearing a colour that I have [...]

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 [...]