Monthly Archives: January 2012

Travel Tuesdays: Rome

This is a big call, but I think Rome is my favourite European city. Yes, I said it. The food, the weather, the architecture, the ancient ruins around every bend… I loved every second of my Roman Holiday. I also … Continue reading

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Rose Byrne at the SAG Awards

If someone had told me last week Rose Byrne would show up at the Screen Actors Guild Awards wearing a sequined white jump-suit, donning a Michelle Pfeiffer-circa-Scarface-bob I’d have slapped them silly. What a babe. Talk about nailing it.

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DIY Metal Belt

I love this. A Pair & A Spare taught me how to do it. You will need a sheet of aluminium flashing (found in the roof section of your hardware store), a hammer, scissors and some wire, rope or thick … Continue reading

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Being Frida

On Saturday night I went to a Mexican party dressed as Frida Kahlo. She is awesome. By the end of the night the monobrow really started to grow on me (not literally). “I was born a bitch. I was born … Continue reading

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Hardware Store Rings

The hardware store is a veritable jewellery goldmine. Obviously. $1 – $2 each. They remind me of part of the Egyptian exhibition at The Met in NYC; The Egyptians were definitely the chicest of the ancient civilisations.

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Burrito lettuce cups! Have you ever seen anything so ingenious?! I came up with the idea all by myself*. (* may have been inspired by San Choi Bau)

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DIY silver rope & copper coupling necklace

Again with the hardware store specials. I had every intention of doing a proper outfit post (haven’t done one in ages) but by the time I got everything together the clouds had rolled-in rendered the sky a deep, angry grey. … Continue reading

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So how was your weekend?

This weekend I: – made an elaborate photo collage of my manicure – bought 6 pieces  of jewellery for $10 at Diva – cooled-off in a paddle pool while admiring my neon orange toe nail polish – met G and … Continue reading

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Waiting, waiting, waiting for my Michael Lo Sordo skirt from My Catwalk to arrive. Isn’t it beautiful? I wonder when it will get here… Me and my first world woes.

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DIY neon necklace

My obsession with neon continues… Sass and Bide necklace and creations from the Queen of neon spray paint, Geneva at A Pair & A Spare. DIY fun doesn’t really get any more simple than this. Voila! Please excuse the grainy … Continue reading

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