summer lip colours

November 19, 2015

I love having fun with make up, and something I’ve started to experiment a little bit more with lately is lips. After being treated to a lunch with the Bobbi Brown Australia team, I was instantly intrigued when I got the chance to try their new Luxe Lips range, a collection of 30 shades that are designed to give full colour, but also keep them nourished and soft.

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the only mascara you’ll ever need & why

November 10, 2015

Just like shoes, there is a mascara for every occasion. Until now. I’ve had to keep this one up my sleeve for a couple of weeks, but now can now share Bobbi Brown’s latest innovation in eye magic. Meet the Eye Opening Mascara, hitting shelves early next year.

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how to : spring clean

November 5, 2015

In case you haven’t heard, Spring is the time for cleaning. If you’re a busy gal like me, this is the perfect time to organize your wardrobe, work space and mind. This all in honor of getting shiet done, so you can later enjoy the many festivities of the silly season.

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technical beauty

October 15, 2015

What does a girl do when the every day is just a little bit much, the to-do list makes you want to curl up in a ball and sway back and forth, and the desire to get away is inevitably strong –Β  even though you just returned from a week in Fiji.

Get your hair done.
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foraged luncheon

October 7, 2015

Long lunch on a Tuesday?

If it means working the entire weekend to make up for a few missed hours, this was something I had to do. We were lucky enough to spend an afternoon at The Powder Keg, Potts Point, to enjoy a lunch put on exclusively by Grant Collins and Chef EJ Holland.

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rules of spring

September 29, 2015

It’s warm, it’s cold, it’s beach weather, it’s blowing a gale, it’s raining, it feels like summer. Spring in Sydney is a little bit like an excited Jack Russell with too many toys, and it’s almost impossible to pack away the winter wardrobe without having to “lucky dip” every few days because it’s just so freakin’ cold. As I’m typing this I’m looking out over a pastel pink sky with scattered, but very angry, storm clouds, broken by a faint rainbow and I can hear rain patter on the roof top.

Sydney, we need to talk.

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September 23, 2015

Sometimes all it takes to gain a bit of perspective on life is just to get away from it all. And often, it’s not until you come back that you realise that you could have done things differently – stressed less, given something more thought, not worried about the little things. Because at the end of the day – as long as you are doing your best (“making good art”) then that is simply good enough.

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