Category Hair and Beauty

Taiwan’s Tight Restrictions Lead To A Perfect Bob

After weeks and weeks of whinging to myself over my totally out of style hair, I decided to get a bob cut again. Ironically, the Bob, which I have been told by many is the hairstyle that suits me best, was somehow – for a long time – the hairstyle I most tried to avoid… […]

Throwback The ’90s – Braids; Door Knocker Earrings & Parting Your Hair Down The Middle

Yes, my ’90s series continues. At first I thought that I’d blog a series of six to eight posts about ’90s trends and styles.., well the thing is, the more I spent on my days off digging through my film negatives, the more gems I found and the longer this series has become. Who could […]

Throwback The ’90s – Berry Lips And The Choker Necklace

There was a Chanel make up advertising picture in the ’90s (see the image below) which hugely inspired me back at the time. The model had straight dark hair – middle parted (as you do in the ’90s); she wore a white shirt and the black blazer… The colour of her berry lips popped from […]

Notes & Thoughts On Raffles International Showcase At MBFWA 2016

For the last week, I have been thinking about how to construct a story of what I saw and my thoughts over this year’s Raffles International Showcase at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA). The atmosphere at Carriageworks; being surrounded by street style fashion I like; The Raffles MBFWA designers and the Showcase itself… ‘Where to […]

Hair Colours To Dye For

Up till today, I still believe in that the fastest way to reinvent ourselves is with a hair make over. No matter if it’s a cut; a colouring or a perm, it makes us feel brand new when we step out the salon. While the ombré hair (aka dip-dye) trend isn’t showing any signs of slowing […]