Oscars 2011: Why Scarlett, Gwyneth and Cate got my vote?

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 31 Comments

My Monday mornings are not pretty.  That was rammed home even more so today as I sat down in front of my computer after the school and grocery run, makeup-less and freshly washed hair still …

Have you got your Spanx ready for a little ladylike chic?

Nikki Parkinson Fashion 24 Comments

There’s a poll currently running on Myer’s Facebook page asking which new Myer trend is your favourite.   “Ladylike Chic” is leading by a corseted mile. Does this scare you?  Or make you pull on some …

On the red carpet at the Golden Globes

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 22 Comments

Dressing for such a public occasion as an awards ceremony must be daunting if you’re a megastar.  So many designers wanting to dress you and all that.  Which begs the question.  How can so many …