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How to dress like Offspring’s Nina Proudman

I'm struggling with Nina Proudman's new found fashion love of the culotte. There. I've said it out loud. Or written it out loud. Whatever the loud, it's out there. Granted, Nina could pop on the proverbial hessian sack and still look fabulous, …

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 10 hottest spring summer 2016 fashion trends

It was a public holiday here in Brisbane yesterday and we took advantage of the non-winter temperatures and headed to the beach for the day. Yes, the nights may still be on the chilly side but spring is very much on its way. In fashion terms, …

How to dress like Offspring’s Nina Proudman

It's been almost two years between Offspring de-brief posts here on Styling You. If you're new to these parts, I've been writing "how to dress like Nina Proudman" post since Series 1 (the back catalogue is here). What started as one post …

The Model and Me: Belle Bird

Talk about plus-size labels inevitably leads to talk about what actually constitutes plus-size. In fashion industry terms, plus size can refer to any size above a size 12. It's indicative of the ludicrous idea that fashion is only about size 4, …

What to wear for casual Friday at the office

It's many years since I worked in an office. Even then, the concept of casual Friday was not one that was embraced. Real casual was reserved to those of us working the night or weekend shifts. I think it also wasn't so …

How to dress like Offspring’s Nina Proudman

Ahh ... thank goodness the TV planets have re-aligned and Wednesday nights have resumed their normal programming. Offspring, I would happily have watched you instead of that other thing starting with O but I forgive you for leaving me for three …

My health story – an update

Editor’s note: This post is not meant as medical advice – please see your health care professional/s and work together on a plan that works for you. Forgive me dear readers, it's been way too many months between updates on my …

The Model and Me: Maiocchi

I frocked up last Tuesday night to celebrate the new collection from one of my favourite designers, Deanne Mayocchi, the talented woman behind the Australian-made label, Maiocchi. The in-store event featured some of the fabulous women who blog and share their outfits …

The Model and Me: Sacha Drake

I've been talking up Sacha Drake designs since before this blog was even thought of. Sacha understands how a garment drapes on a woman. She just gets it. Last summer in the Styling You Shop, I introduced you to one of her …

The Model and Me: Adrift

There is something about embroidery on a garment that gets me excited. My inner-boho heart starts to beat a little faster. I imagine that any minute I'm about to be whisked away somewhere exotic and that someone will thrust a cocktail in my …

Why you should totally change your hair style

About six weeks ago I messaged my hairdresser with this photo. I gave her the heads up that I was ready for a change of 'do and this was it. When she didn't send back a barrage of  "tears streaming down face" …

How to dress like Offspring’s Nina Proudman

Nina does re-wear some of the pieces from her wardrobe but not usually so quickly in succession. Last week - in episode 4 - she wore a silk-printed Mes Demoiselles blouse and this week she trotted out the same blouse again …

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