Category: Lifestyle

Happy New Year, it’s 2010 horoscopes & more

Happy New Year, it’s 2010 horoscopes & more

| 31 December , 2009 | Reply

Wishing you a fantabolous New Year wherever you are in the world, I hope your 2010 is filled with tonnes of joy and happiness!  Thank you for your readership, you’ve sent me off on a high.  Sydney loves her fireworks and they’ll be all going off with a big bang again tonight. Read my 2010 […]

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Pommery Champagne collaboration with Manish Arora

Pommery Champagne collaboration with Manish Arora

| 28 December , 2009 | 1 Reply

You know how much I love bottle collaborations and how much I want to see some locally, hopefully if I keep wishing I will finally see that wish come true! WWD reports that Pommery invited Indian fashion designer Manish Arora to dress its Brut Royal Champagne bottle.  Known for her colorful and kitschy creations, Arora […]

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Glamboyant Christmas Wishes

Glamboyant Christmas Wishes

| 23 December , 2009 | 1 Reply

To all my lovely readers who come and visit me everyday, on occasion, once only or never … thank you so much for your patronage, I can’t tell you how much I appreciate it and how much I love having this blog, love, love, love it! The online world is so addictive and everyday I’m […]

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Zibibbo – Zibubbly of choice

Zibibbo – Zibubbly of choice

| 22 December , 2009 | 1 Reply

I recently came across this gorgeous girlie oriented sparkling wine campaign by Brown Brothers.  I’ve been bemoaning our lack of local girlie collaborations for bottles and alcohol.  In the US we’ve seen a variety of artists collaborate with alcohol and bottle companies creating limited edition bottles that are so covetable and collectible!  And let me […]

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Lavazza Italian Style Calendar

Lavazza Italian Style Calendar

| 21 December , 2009 | 2 Replies

My friend Erica from Girl with a Satchel mentioned last week in her Glossy Report that the glossies miss an awesome opportunity to ‘gift’ a calendar with their January issues each year and she’s so right. I love my calendars that I choose each year to hang in my kitchen!  And it’s something that I’ve […]

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Trees are our friends

Trees are our friends

| 17 December , 2009 | 3 Replies

Sam Winter, Creator of Sassi Sam I’ve been holding onto this book for a while now, I can’t stop flicking through it because I have a slight, okay a bit more than slight, obsession with Trees.  I absolutely love them, I have a tonne of them outside my balcony and I love just starring at […]

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Matt Weston’s Fashion with a Conscience

Matt Weston’s Fashion with a Conscience

| 16 December , 2009 | Reply

MATT WESTON TEAMS UP WITH THE OASIS YOUTH SUPPORT NETWORK TO SUPPORT ‘32,000 TO GO\’ Sydney‐based jewellery designer Matt Weston has joined forces with The Salvation Army Oasis Youth Support Network to help raise awareness of youth homelessness in Australia and support their ‘32,000 To Go\’ campaign. This is a charity initiative that will appeal […]

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Smartbox great gift ideas

Smartbox great gift ideas

| 16 December , 2009 | Reply

Smartboxâ„¢ launched recently in Australia and allows gifting to be thoughtful and risk-free by enabling you to choose a gift fraom a range of themed Smartbox gifts and the recipient gets to choose from up to 100 options in each box … how awesome is that? How it works: Each themed Smartbox includes a guidebook […]

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Kapiti & Perrier are melting away

Kapiti & Perrier are melting away

| 15 December , 2009 | 1 Reply

I came across these top three ad campaign images for Kapiti Designer Ice Cream and I thought they were really clever … created by Colenso BBDO (New Zealand) but no idea is original! And THEN I came across these Perrier ad campaign images and those just melted away (haha pardon the pun) in comparison.  Some […]

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Gus the Boxer Calendar must have stocking stuffer!

Gus the Boxer Calendar must have stocking stuffer!

| 15 December , 2009 | Reply

I had so much fun over the past couple of months connecting with Gus the Boxer on twitter and helping him come up with ideas for his 2010 Gus The Boxer Calendar featuring 12 iconic images of his legendary self (Gus is very funny, he has an awesome sense of humour!). Gus is a lucky […]

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Gossip Girl … The Comic Book!

Gossip Girl … The Comic Book!

| 10 December , 2009 | 1 Reply

Yen Press has announced that it will publish a manga adaptation of Cecily von Ziegesar’s New York Times bestselling series, GOSSIP GIRL.  GOSSIP GIRL: FOR YOUR EYES ONLY will be serialized monthly in the YEN PLUS manga anthology, starting with the January 2010 issue. Unlike other manga adaptations that Yen Press has undertaken in the […]

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