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NZ FASHION BLOG : A view into fashion, trends, design and everyday life from a NZ retailer.
"Style is something you develop personally, stylists can help guide you. But you need to be comfortable and more than anything feel good."


Back To The Basics 

Basics are the beginning of becoming an expert in styling! If you can get the basics right then you are half way there.....



3 years in the making

Yes I'm pregnant! I'm actually over half way due late August and yes we are very excited. The babies room has new carpet, new paint... read more (please note this is a raw, personal blog and might be hard for some to read)


The cool return of linen

Linen is one of the oldest fabrics in the world but one of the hottest trends for this Summer 18.....


Top Four Beauty Essentials

Makeup is a daily problem we all face. 

The major issues I have are what should I be using and how can I apply it all in 5 mins, so I'm not late to work?....


From Couch To Wine

A year ago my couch and wine went well together, probably a bit too well and too often - but who's judging??! I would have... 


Statement Sleeves

Fashion trends come and go, but statement sleeves are a trend I'm a bit in love with right now. The drama, the uniqueness...

LIFE 2016

Here comes the blog

Everyone refers to your wedding as your "big" day; now I can understand why. Standards are elevated, emotions heightened and everything is just bigger..


Top 4 Winter Trends

The trends of the season are exciting and even better- comfortable! The top 4 trends as I see it are;



The first deliveries for David Pond & TOBY have arrived for Winter 16. It is AMAZING! Lots of new textures, prints and bold looks. David Pond always does something a little bit quirky and this season is...


New Plymouth - Not what I expected

Last weekend, I had a good friends wedding in New Plymouth. Her hometown, her place she loves, somewhere she wanted us to visit. To be honest when...


What's on the menu?

Last Saturday, marked the first for the next generation. The Christmas party hosting duties were officially handed over. My Mum is literally superwoman when...


Proposal in Paradise

It was the last night of our holiday in Rarotonga. We were on Island Aitutaki which is a beautiful island inside a huge coral reef. The weather was great and ...

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