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13 tips for travelling to Bali if you are a newbie

Editor's note: I'm going back to Bali in October 2016 and I'd love you to join me for the ultimate girls' trip away. Mrs Woog and I are hosting a five-star, five-night, luxe trip to Bali. The trip will include two …

The 7 most comfortable jeans that fit like a boss

Not so long back - about 11 years in fact - I struggled to find a pair of jeans that worked for my shape. Like. REALLY struggled. For most of my adult life. I'm a size 16 around the hips. My bottom is …

15-piece autumn-winter 2016 capsule wardrobe

There is a crispness in the air that I can no longer deny. Sure, the days might still be warm (especially where I live) but as soon as the sun goes down, we are reaching for a wardrobe piece to keep …

15-piece autumn-winter basics capsule wardrobe

There are two key factors involved in a wardrobe that always delivers you something to wear. Both are pretty obvious but both are things we are all prone to not concentrating on. I know this because my failing at these two factors was …

Mother’s Day style inspiration at Katies

Sponsored by Katies We are big markers of any occasion around here and Mother's Day is firmly fixed on the celebration agenda each year. This has nothing at all to do with the fact that I am a mother and stand to personally gain …

21 beauty hacks, tips and short cuts to make your life easier

I'm a low-high maintenance girl when it comes to my beauty needs. My vanity rules and fuels my need to polish my look with all manner of salon and home beauty essentials. Everyone's vanity meter is different. You might be horrified to …

7 autumn winter 2016 fashion trends you can wear now

If you've been shopping of late to seek out some hard-core air-conditioning action as part of your heat-avoidance program, you may have been surprised to see your favourite stores trying to convince you that it's nearly winter. See, it doesn't matter …

The Model and Me: Firefly

I'm no stranger to the tunic and leggings look as a jeans/knit alternative for autumn-winter. I recently featured a kimono-style tunic from Rasaleela, and today I'm featuring a shirt-style from Firefly. I personally love both shapes - variety being the spice of …

The Model and Me: eb&ive

Don't get me wrong. I LOVE wearing black. It's my go-to colour no matter what the time of year. Come winter, I favour it even more. I poo-poo those who say you can't wear black because it makes you look older. Because, no …

The Model and Me: Boom Shankar

I've been sharing my love for Noosa-based label, Boom Shankar, here for many years. Boom Shankar is 20 years young and grew from designer Dui (Katie) Cameron's days living in India. Any one who visited the iconic Eumundi markets from the label's inception, …

What to wear to a winter wedding

The winter wedding season is almost upon us. While spring is traditionally the season of the bride, winter offers up a completely different experience. And if the location is chosen well, it can enhance the whole experience. I'm thinking a big positives are …

Want to rediscover your mojo?

Sponsored by Metamucil My name is Nikki and I'm a chronic multi-tasker. There is a big reason why my word for the year is FOCUS. I'm using that word as a means of helping to snap my multi-tasking brain back to the …

How to wear denim autumn 2016

Denim on denim on denim. If there is one style of clothing that endures, it's anything made from this hard-wearing cotton twill fabric. All shades of blue denim may be most popular but white and black hold their own in a sea of …

The Model and Me: Adrift

The past few weeks when I'm planning out my outfits (and yes, I do this every Sunday - the plan is subject to change but it gives me a solid starting point), I look at the weather app in anticipation that …

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