Archive for May, 2012

Film Review: What to Expect When You’re Expecting

Film Review: What to Expect When You’re Expecting

| 31 May , 2012 | Reply

Directed by: Kirk Jones Starring: Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Brooklyn Decker, Elizabeth Banks, Anna Kendrick, and Chris Rock Sassi’s Star Rating: 2.5/5 Pregnancy guide What to Expect When You’re Expecting has been the girl’s go to guide since it first appeared on best seller lists way back when. Cut to 2012 and director Kirk Jones […]

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Jimmy Choo Celebrates the Queen’s Jubilee with a Union Jack Capsule Collection

Jimmy Choo Celebrates the Queen’s Jubilee with a Union Jack Capsule Collection

| 30 May , 2012 | Reply

Jimmy Choo have joined in the celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee by creating this Limited Edition Union Jack Capsule Collection. Using the “Union Jack” flag’s colours of red, white and blue as inspiration for the collection, it’s ‘oh so British’ darlinks! Features a range of accessories, from shoes, bags, sunnies, and belts, there’s sure […]

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Rachel Weisz is Naturally Blooming for Vogue UK’s July 2012 Issue

Rachel Weisz is Naturally Blooming for Vogue UK’s July 2012 Issue

| 29 May , 2012 | 1 Reply

I absolutely adore this cover of Rachel Weisz as captured by Alisdair Mclellan for Vogue UK’s July 2012 issue. Wearing next to know make up, and a Celine cashmere jumper, it’s one of the most natural looking covers from Vogue I have seen … Excitingly, this is the issue that we will see the editorial […]

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Victoria Beckham is “Bookish” for the Cover of Interview Germany’s June/July 2012 Issue

Victoria Beckham is “Bookish” for the Cover of Interview Germany’s June/July 2012 Issue

| 29 May , 2012 | Reply

Victoria Beckham covers Interview Germany’s July 2012 issue with her eyes cheekily peaking over the top of a book titled “The Longest Journey.” I love the cheeky cover, but I love everything about Vicky B … will update with more info as it comes to hand. Here’s a sneak peek at the editorial … what’s […]

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Discover the Secret “Miniature World” in Louis Vuitton’s Champs-Élysées Store

Discover the Secret “Miniature World” in Louis Vuitton’s Champs-Élysées Store

| 29 May , 2012 | Reply

Those creative peeps at Louis Vuitton have come up with an adorable creative collaboration with photographer Vincent Bousserez, a secret imaginary world in their Champs-Élysées store. It’s a miniature world in which tiny figurines come out to play when the sun goes day to play with LV’s beloved objects, a miniature world in which characters […]

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On Counter: PureDKNY Verbena Fragrance, Pure Goodwill

On Counter: PureDKNY Verbena Fragrance, Pure Goodwill

| 28 May , 2012 | Reply

PureDKNY Verbena is a new scent in the pureDKNY collection of fragrances developed to raise awareness of global poverty through their partnership with CARE’s Access Africa Program that provides resources to help women escape poverty. The pureDKNY and CARE partnership began in 2010 with the launch of pureDKNY Vanilla. Together they helped educate the Ugandan […]

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Book Review: Dinner at Rose’s, Danielle Hawkins

Book Review: Dinner at Rose’s, Danielle Hawkins

| 28 May , 2012 | Reply

Imagine walking in on your almost-fiancé in flagrante delicto with your best friend. For Jo Donnelly, this is the trigger to leave her fast-paced Melbourne life and take up a locum physiotherapist position in the small New Zealand town of Waimanu where she grew up. Here is the scene for Dinner at Rose’s, a charming […]

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Book Review: Alys Always, Harriet Lane

Book Review: Alys Always, Harriet Lane

| 28 May , 2012 | Reply

Frances Thorpe is a quiet, unassuming thirty-something, living alone in London with a steady if unambitious job as a sub-editor at small newspaper The Questioner, in Alys, Always, the debut novel from Harriet Lane. This is a subtle thriller, a sly mystery that leaves nothing to chance, and nor does Frances. For she is the […]

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Book Review: After Cleo Came Jonah, Helen Brown

Book Review: After Cleo Came Jonah, Helen Brown

| 28 May , 2012 | Reply

To cats and daughters who don’t always come when they’re called. So reads the dedication to Helen Brown’s latest memoir, After Cleo: Came Jonah.Helen’s earlier book dealt with how the family cat Cleo helped her young son deal with the tragic death of his older brother. In After Cleo, Helen’s family has farewelled Cleo at […]

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Book Review: The Wicked Girls, Alex Marwood

Book Review: The Wicked Girls, Alex Marwood

| 28 May , 2012 | Reply

If you read a story in the newspaper about a murdered body being found in the House of Mirrors in an amusement park by a cleaner, what runs through your mind?  For that is how Alex Marwood’s novel, The Wicked Girls, opens. Amber Gordon is the cleaner at Whitmouth’s Funnland amusement park, and she finds […]

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Delta Goodrem a “Renaissance Woman” for Vogue Australia’s July 2012 Issue

Delta Goodrem a “Renaissance Woman” for Vogue Australia’s July 2012 Issue

| 28 May , 2012 | Reply

Vogue Australia have given us a sneak peek at the upcoming July 2012 issue featuring the glamboyantly gorgeous Delta Goodrem as photographed by Nicole Bentley titled “Renaissance Woman” in her first Vogue cover shoot! Inside Delta shares: Starting afresh:  “I feel like it’s a totally different chapter; I feel like I’m back to being me […]

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