Archive for April, 2009

What's old is new again

What's old is new again

| 30 April , 2009 | Reply

How awesome do these covers of V59, the Summer Swimsuit issue look?  It hits the US stands next week and features six different covers with Claudia, Daria, Eva, Gisele and Naomi shot by Mario Testino. The original supermodels have slowly been coming out of the woodwork for a while now (and to be honest Naomi […]

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Currently Obsessed With … Tiffany & Co’s Keys Collection

Currently Obsessed With … Tiffany & Co’s Keys Collection

| 29 April , 2009 | 1 Reply

Tiffany & Co’s Keys Collection, inspired by keys from their Archives.  Just think what wearing one around your neck could represent; the key to the heart, the key to your secrets, the key to the pot of gold under the rainbow, the key to a secret treasure trove long forgotten hiding in the attic, the […]

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Oh to be 17 again

Oh to be 17 again

| 28 April , 2009 | Reply

Guest Editor, Kimberley from Pop Couture Everyone that knows me personally knows that I am somewhat of a teen movie lover; though, definitely not a teen. I was taken by a good friend, and her 13 year old cousin as a birthday present, because I am a fan of Zac Efron. There I said it, […]

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So deliciously pink

So deliciously pink

| 27 April , 2009 | Reply

Fragrance alert! DKNY has launched Be Delicious Fresh Blossom in time for Spring/Summer in the US.  Apparently Be Delicious Fresh Blossom is inspired by the Apple Blossom and is light and flowery.  It captures the luminosity of spring time blossoms, the sparkle of grapefruit, cassis and sun-kissed apricot and blended with the romance of petal […]

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Lounging in style

Lounging in style

| 26 April , 2009 | Reply

I have been sick all weekend, curled up in bed under the covers coughing and spluttering, definitely not glamourous.  So when I saw this gorgeous photo of Emily Blunt as a young Victorian lady lounging around, I would love to say that my lounging around this weekend was as ladylike as Emily, but alas it […]

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Passion Fest

Passion Fest

| 24 April , 2009 | 1 Reply

Guest Editor, Amanda Cole Author of I Hate Cinderella True Louise Bagshawe fans don’t really notice what is written on the back of the book, we see her name splashed across the front of an unread brand new release and pounce on it. Making sure that our hands wrap around it quickly, fingers flicking the […]

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Swiss Miss

Swiss Miss

| 23 April , 2009 | 3 Replies

The lovely peeps from St Ives sent me a goodie bag a few weeks ago and it’s been lots of fun playing with their goodies.  I’m a fan of the St Ives brand (it was founded 25 years ago); its presentation is always clean and simple and I think the products are great value and […]

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Sugar Sweet, bring it on

Sugar Sweet, bring it on

| 21 April , 2009 | Reply

In-stores now is the new MAC Sugarsweet Collection, don’t you just love it?  I’m such a sucker for packaging and presentation and you know how much I lurve cupcakes … so it’s a winner for me!  I wonder if I can have the cupcakes too?  I think the collection is a lovely mix of sugar-coated […]

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Underwater Photography: Atlantis has been found

Underwater Photography: Atlantis has been found

| 20 April , 2009 | 6 Replies

I came across these photographs and they totally blew me away; they are the most amazing photo’s I have ever seen.  Taken by photographer Elena Kalis they are so ethereal, dreamlike and magical the way she has mixed underwater fantasy with colours and simple props, they strike a chord both visually and emotionally. It was […]

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Manolo Queen of Comedy

Manolo Queen of Comedy

| 19 April , 2009 | Reply

Julia Morris is an Australian comedian and would be most famous for her TV sketch show Full Frontal during the 1990s as well as being a guest panelist on daytime talk fest Beauty & The Beast.  She recently released her book Don’t you know who I used to be?, the title a satire crack at […]

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A sexy english rose

A sexy english rose

| 18 April , 2009 | Reply

Fashion designer John Galliano‘s long awaited fragrance is finally available in Oz and of course I just love the styling and imagery. The scent is a sweet woody floral described as a sexy contradiction by Galliano and is inspired by the English rose. Created by Christine Nagel, the fragrance uses aldehydes and blends lavender, bergamot, […]

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