Archive for February, 2009

Sleepy in pink

Sleepy in pink

| 27 February , 2009 | Reply

I couldn’t decide what to post today and then I came across this photo… yes the pink tones initially attracted me to it, but also the sense of serenity and peacefulness of the image, she looks like a glamboyant sleeping doll. And then I realised it was Courtney Love … so I decided to give […]

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It's as simple as black & white

It's as simple as black & white

| 26 February , 2009 | Reply

Some favourite pics this week from Fashion-ation … how amazingly awesome are these black & white photos?  They were taken for Volt Magazine by  photographer Rui Faria and styled by Cynthia Lawrence-John.  Entitled ‘Eclipse’, described as a ‘modern day Diana Ross dressed in cult edge couture’ … I totally love the over the top, simple […]

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Barbie’s big comeback

Barbie’s big comeback

| 25 February , 2009 | 2 Replies

Okay, I’m going to be doing a couple of posts on Barbie, because seriously the world has gone Barbie mad.  I’ve been saving these posts for a few months and now it’s just gotten bigger than Fashion Week so I’m going to have to split them up. Firstly, Barbie is turning 50 and to mark […]

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Never been kissed?

Never been kissed?

| 24 February , 2009 | Reply

I love a bit of  a mystery my lovelies and Lisa Jackson‘s new thriller Twice Kissed was a fabulous mix of girlie romance and mystery.  I am a fan of Lisa Jackson’s books, because they are easy to read and page turners with interesting story lines that aren’t ‘heavy’.  And she’s managed to crack the […]

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Red carpet arrivals @ the 2009 Academy Awards

Red carpet arrivals @ the 2009 Academy Awards

| 23 February , 2009 | Reply

Guest Editor:  Donny Galella, blogging LIVE from the ‘E – Live from the red carpet Academy Awards Party’ . I’m all settled in my spot at The Zeta Bar (Hilton), the venue is uber chic.  The fabulous event is being made possible thanks to E! (Entertainment Television). They will be broadcasting live from Tinseltown. This […]

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Getting ready for the Oscars red carpet

Getting ready for the Oscars red carpet

| 22 February , 2009 | 4 Replies

2pm: The Day before – getting ready. Tomorrow morning I am off to a fabulous Oscars party at The Zeta Bar (Hilton, Sydney).  The dress code is ‘Cocktail’, so that’s my first challenge – what will I wear? For us guys, that generally means a tie, shirt and dark coloured suit. For women,  its usually […]

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T'was the night before Oscars

T'was the night before Oscars

| 22 February , 2009 | 1 Reply

T’was the night before Oscars, when all through the house,      Many creatures are stirring, including the spouse. The crisp designer tux, is hung by the bed with care, In hopes that the Oscars are almost there. Last minute preps, before I get snug in my bed While visions of red carpet, designer frocks and bling circle […]

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Confessions of a Shopaholic

Confessions of a Shopaholic

| 22 February , 2009 | Reply

Oh my goodness, Sophie Kinsella is the queen of rom-com writing; her writing is so seamless her characters walk off the pages and into your loungeroom with you. Sophie’s hit book, Confessions of a Shopaholic, has recently been made into a film starring our very own Isla Fisher and I really cannot wait to see […]

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It's a desert out there

It's a desert out there

| 20 February , 2009 | Reply

So what do you think about these shoes that Sarah Jessica Parker was seen wearing last week? She was spotted wearing these black booties from the Maison Martin Margiela‘s Spring Summer 2008 collection. I wonder what they feel like to wear?  Similar concept as a thong? Hmmmm They remind me of the other camel toe […]

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Let there be sleep

Let there be sleep

| 18 February , 2009 | Reply

It’s 4am and I am awake, it’s driving me crazy Miss Daisy … I’m home from the Gold Coast where it was hot and sticky and it’s cold and wet here in Sydney, I should be tucked up in bed enjoying the patter of the rain on window pane, but no I’m awake. So I […]

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Just because it's pink

Just because it's pink

| 16 February , 2009 | Reply

Lazy post because I’m on my way home from the Gold Coast … Am lovin’ this cover with Tilda Swinton in PINK and the fashion pics are totally awesome.  It was collaboration with Selfridges.  I find Tilda so visually striking and such an engaging actor.    (Source:  Stylefrizz.com) Love, Sassi Your Pop Culture Gossip Girl

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