Local & Handmade Etsy Christmas Lust List & GIVEAWAY*

Dear reader – have you had the ‘sick of the Christmas carols in every shop in the local Westfield mall’ talk with anyone yet? Feeling panicked about the shipping cutoffs for the US & Europe? Are you so stressed about Christmas shopping that you’re kind of hoping that the world really is gonna end before […]

The Outsider’s Guide to New Zealand Fashion Week

It was a bleak day in Auckland when I meandered, sunglasse-d and scarve-d down to the Viaduct Events Centre to meet fellow blogger Amber of Amber in Wonderland to attend the Twenty-Seven Names show, one of the first shows of #NZFW (or for the non-fashion/non-blogger types, New Zealand Fashion Week). It occurred to me while […]

The 21st Century Guide to Giving Fresh Flowers*

Planning on wearing a floral crown at R&V this summer but don’t want to look basic? Want to send your new BFF birthday flowers but don’t want to send the wrong message along with it? Is your ex too young, too dumb to realize that they should have bought you flowers and held your hand? […]

LUST LIST #12: Superb in Sage

As part of the #BlogGreatness challenge for the first week of May, I’m jumping on board with this sage-themed lust list. The girls over at #BrunchClub work super hard, are AMAZING, and have awesome ideas like this #BlogGreatness challenge – check it out here! 1. Givenchy Sequin Embellished Gown This is SO RIDICULOUS I must […]