What to Wear to the Work Christmas Party

Style and Shenanigans What to Wear to a Work Christmas Cocktail Party

Has your invitation arrived for the Work Christmas party? What form is it taking this year? A cocktail party after work? Lunch at a city restaurant or out of town at a winery? Or a less salubrious setting? Or maybe slightly more casual, such as a function at a bowling alley or paintball? In my last workplace, as well as our Christmas lunch at a restaurant, we also had a casual … [Read more...]

The Makeover


Why hello there! Thanks so much for popping by to check out my new look blog. What do you think? I'm really thrilled with the result and I think the lovely Kelly of Swish Design (and of course A Life Less Frantic), has done a spectacular job translating my vague The Castle like vibes into a fresh, contemporary space which will hopefully make visiting the blog more user friendly and easier … [Read more...]

Maxi Dresses: From Casual to Glam


Last week I was in my local Witchery store. It had just re-opened after a refurb, so it had been a while since I had been in store. I spent a while trying a few things on (while Mr 3 kept opening the change room door of course!) and looking through racks of seriously fabulous summer frocks. As I was flicking through the racks, I noticed two things. Firstly, that Maxis are big this summer … [Read more...]

Shirt Dresses from Luxe to Less


I might have retired Friday's Frock for the week but that doesn't mean an end to the frockery around these parts. In today's post, I'm featuring one of my favourite styles: the Shirt Dress. Wearing: Tribal Print Shirt Dress, $149 (below) and Jacinta Slides, both from Country Road. The Shirt Dress is a classic, somewhat retro style which may for some conjure up visions of Marion Cunningham … [Read more...]

Review of the Newa Skin Rejuvenation System Part 1


Are you concerned about ageing and wrinkles? It's always been on my radar in a general sense, as it is for a lot of women. I'm not afraid of ageing - after all, as my wise friend Kelly Exeter once said, age is a privilege denied to many. As for wrinkles, I've tried to take steps along the way to look after my skin in amongst the hundreds of tabs open in my brain at any given time. I … [Read more...]

Friday’s Frock – Week 5 of Frocktober


Greetings, TGIF and welcome to the final Frocktober instalment of Friday's Frock. Well it's been a serious month of frockery around these parts, and, fittingly, we are finishing off the month with a bumper edition of Friday's frock. Today I'm wearing three casual summer frocks from two of my fave labels, both of which I've featured on the blog recently - Heartfelt Designs Noosa and Bohemian … [Read more...]