The long bob a.k.a. lob is the hottest hairstyle this year and is perfect for those looking for a fresh cut as we approach the warmer spring season. For those wanting to jump on to the bandwagon, here are some hair inspiration. Unless you absolutely trust your hairdresser, it is always safer to bring in a … [Read more…]
Spring is coming and Melbourne is celebrating with her annual Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, set to run from the 28th of August to 4th of September. There will be a plethora of free events around the CBD, runway shows and the first ever Vogue Fashion Night Out shop fest. Book tickets here!
Vitamix S30 The crème de la crème of personal blenders, this model has arrived on Australian shores. Featuring a high performance blender, now with to-go bottles, I have been lusting for this gadget. The only con – the absurd retail price in AUD! If that doesn’t deter you, you can grab one here. Imprint Comfort … [Read more…]
Of all the blog posts that I read, I am most fascinated by A Cup Of Jo’s Motherhood Around The World series. Each post features an American mother who has relocated away from ‘home’ and describes the intricacies of raising children in those communities. Learning about different cultures is alluring enough, but like an extension of … [Read more…]
Have you ever heard of a water repellent umbrella? Same here, until a trip to Taiwan in December last year. Apparently umbrellas are the thing to buy whilst in this lovely country. As a useful souvenir, we ended up with a compact umbrella with a automatic open and close function as well as a safety … [Read more…]
When I’m not ‘hangry‘, I take a few seconds to document meals before feverishly devouring them. After experimenting with several styles and angles over my short (but passionate) food photography life, my preferred shots are top-down / birds eye view. While composition is important, great natural lighting is key! Delectably styled and hunger-inducing food images on … [Read more…]
If you are ever in town during the cultural White Night event, you must make your way down to the CBD to enjoy the spectacular light projections, art installations and all the eclectic performances on display. Inspired by Paris’ Nuit Blanche in, this event runs for one night only from 7pm to 7am, allowing you to experience … [Read more…]
..is a Laurastar Lift. I’ve been craving a Laurastar iron for years but have set that ‘want’ aside for a perfectly fine cordless iron of another make. For my clothes steaming purposes, I settled for a cheapo unit which has lasted me for several years. If you don’t have a clothes steamer, you need to … [Read more…]