Our Wedding: Part 3… The Ceremony!

I’ve already done posts on Getting Ready and the ‘First Look’ and bridal party photos… now onto the Ceremony! The Ceremony was due to start at 3.30pm so at about 3pm the boys headed to the church and my bridesmaids, Father and I hung out in the parlour room […]

The Rago 6207!

In my eternal quest to find the perfect piece of shapewear, I have looked at the Rago 6207 Long Leg Shaper many times. The thought of shapewear in the style of shorts frightened me… I always worried that the bottom band would cut into my thighs, creating a […]

Mini Shoots at Rita Sue Clothing

Last Sunday I had the pleasure of doing hair and makeup for the mini photoshoots at Rita Sue Clothing with Zandy J Photography. Rita Sue is situated inside the fabulous St Kevins Arcade (built in 1924) which leads down to Myers Park. With such a great building and […]

My Week In Outfits! (03/06-07/06)

Tuesday- Realising I hadn’t worn this dress in ages, I paired it with a old cardigan I picked up a few years ago from Dangerfield in Australia. This dress was originally lavender but after getting colour on it at work, I dyed it a darker purple. Dress & belt- Pinup […]

My Top 3 Red Lipsticks!

Finding a favourite red lipstick is like finding the holy grail. I try not to think about the possible future when my favourite shade could be discontinued as that would cause severe anxiety!!! I get asked a lot about what my favourite lipstick is so thought it was […]

My Week In Outfits! (27/05-1/06)

Tuesday- On Monday I recieved a surprise in the mail! Pinup Girl Clothing had sent me the pink Ella Dress which they named after me! Of course I HAD to wear it the next day! To keep me warm, I wore this pink merino cardigan over the top […]

The Victory Violet Suit by Devel Branded

One of the exciting prizes from winning Miss Pinup New Zealand was a custom made garment from Devel Branded. I requested a 1940s style suit- something I’m not able to buy vintage as whenever the jacket fits my measurements, the skirt is always too small in the hips. […]

The Audrey Dress by Bannou

When the lovely Char of Bannou contacted me about sending me a dress, I’ll be honest, I hadn’t heard of the brand before. I looked them up and was really impressed with the brands ethos. Bannou is a socially and environmentally conscious brand that has a Sustainability Pyramid for each garment […]