What's New Here

Hi, I'm Nikki Parkinson. Welcome to Styling You, where you'll find simple tips to help you look and feel your best every day. More ...

STAY IN TOUCH

For a daily email update, click HERE. Or hit the subscribe button below for weekly news in your inbox.

UNLOCK YOUR STYLE

In store now!

Most Popular This Month

13 tips for travelling to Bali if you are a newbie

13 tips for travelling to Bali if you're a newbie

* Updated October 30, 2013 Bali has always been on our list of places to visit. So many good friends had been and fell in love. When we booked and surprised the kids with this end-of-school-holidays trip, we had a pretty good …

What to wear on the school run

FEATURED What to wear on the school run - shorts

I've got extra kids around this week (their parents are teachers so are already back at school) and yesterday I took them to a newish "super" park in Brisbane. There was seemingly a collective vibe - judging by the simmering tantrums (and …

The Model and Me: Bohemian Traders

FEATURED Bohemian Traders

Every so often a frock style comes along that just captures my wardrobe heart. Oh who am I kidding? SO many summer frock styles capture my wardrobe heart. It's my favourite way of dressing as it only takes one garment to …

9 tips for packing clothes for a trip away

9 tips for packing for a trip away

I’m travelling again this week. This is far from an unusual occurrence. I’ve spent the best part of the last six months packing and unpacking ... for mostly work trips. The thing is, I don’t think I can hang on to my …

The Model and Me: Mojo Beach

FEATURED The Model and Me Mojo Beach

Hello. It's me. ANNOYING me on holidays. At the beach. Does it help if you know that this post was written BEFORE we went on holidays? Good. Let's go with that shall we? I'm talking about shorts today. Specifically wearing shorts. In Queensland there …

57 ways to change it up in 2015

FEATURED change it up

We're 21 days into the New Year. I love a list of goals like the next wannabe-over-achieving person. The trouble is that January always feels like one glorious, balmy (see I'm even romanticising the hot, humid weather) holiday. Even if I'm not on …

What to wear to the office – summer

FEATURED What to wear to work - summer  12-piece capsule wardrobe

This is probably the most difficult time of year to get dressed for work - if you work in an office environment. The high heat and humidity factor is just not conducive to feeling anywhere near fresh and let's face it, …

The Model and Me: Surafina

FEATURED The Model and Me Surafina

I'll tell you something for nothing ... there was a lot of perspiring happening this past weekend. It was more than a small shock after five days in Tasmania where I even got to wear jeans and a cardi. The week before we …

7 tips for getting your healthy living routine back on track

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Sponsored by Female for Life I don't know about you but January is a pretty silly time of the year, isn't it? Even if you don't go away on holidays, there is just a more relaxed, non-routine vibe in the air. I actually …

Meet the personal trainer for your pelvic floor – the PeriCoach

FEATURED - jump!

Sponsored by PeriCoach Hands up if one of your goals for 2015 was to get your pelvic floor muscles in tip-top condition? Yep, didn't think so. I don't think it would have been one of my goals either until I heard about the …

How to take a selfie

FEATURED How to take a selfie - selfie - #selfie_olympus

Sponsored by Olympus Australia When I first blogged about how to take a selfie - in 2012 - the whole concept of a selfie was seemingly reserved for bloggers. In 2015 you'd be hard pressed to find someone who hasn't taken a …

What to wear on a long flight

FEATURED What to wear on a long flight.jpg

Do you know which are my fave celebrity paparazzi photos? The ones where someone beautiful and famous has just stepped off a plane looking like they've just been on a three-day-health retreat, not a long-haul flight. Yes, sitting (or lying down) …

How to keep makeup from sliding off your face

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

This week we had a brief respite from the hot, sticky mess that is summer in Queensland. I even trotted out a pair of jeans for the day and skipped the primer in my morning get-out-the-door makeup routine. I KNOW. January. No …