Fab Friday style tip: white’s all right for spring-summer 2011

Nikki ParkinsonFashion 17 Comments

I have frightened Mr Styling You.  Not in the traditional hide behind the door, jump out and surprise him kind of way. No, it was more in a casual passing remark I made about my …

How to wear yellow – and why you should for Designers for Daffodil Day

Nikki ParkinsonFashion 23 Comments

It’s impossible not to be noticed when wearing yellow.  It’s a colour that will enter a room before you do.  But if you choose the right yellow – and for the right reasons – the …

What to wear for a Valentine’s Day date night

Nikki ParkinsonFashion 13 Comments

It’s been a long time between date nights in the Styling You household.  What with Christmas and New Year parties and friends’ birthdays, the babysitting hours and budget have been absorbed elsewhere.  But last week I got …

What to wear on the first day of school

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty, Fashion 29 Comments

Tomorrow my youngest starts school.  The first day of 13 years that will ultimately determine what he will be when he “grows up”.  I’ve done this day twice before.  I do not get any better …

Shop for a cause: Fashion and beauty retailers get behind Queensland flood appeal

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty, Fashion, Life 62 Comments

I’ve seriously been unable to do much today. Not because I’ve been stranded by floodwaters.  Not because I’m waiting for rescue on the roof of my house.  And not because my car was swept down …