What your best friend really wants for Christmas

Nikki ParkinsonBeauty, Fashion 31 Comments

Girlfriends really do make the world go round. Well mine do. They rock. I get asked a lot about who I consider to be style icons and I will always say, my girlfriends. Each owns …

Fab Friday style tip: how to stay classy at the races this spring

Nikki ParkinsonFashion, How to 14 Comments

In my former life as a regional magazine editor I was often enticed by promises of champagne asked to judge fashions on the field events at the local race track. Disclaimer: we’re not talking a …

Fab Friday Style Tip: how to put together a special occasion outfit

Nikki ParkinsonFashion, How to 21 Comments

Last Friday officially signalled the start of the spring-summer party season for me.  The occasion was the Wishlist Spring Carnival Gala, for which I sit on the organising committee. The fact that the committee is …

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 …

So you want to dress like Offspring’s Nina Proudman?

Nikki ParkinsonNina Proudman 82 Comments

I’m addicted to Australian TV show Offspring. Can’t get enough of Nina’s internal chatter, hot boyfriends, uber-cool apartment and effortless boho-luxe wardrobe. And it seems that you can’t either. Nina’s look has a ’70s-inspired vibe …

Help me to win a New Ford Territory for a Year and $5000

Nikki ParkinsonFashion 24 Comments

When the Kidspot Top 50 Bloggers list was announced, a group of us decided it would be pretty boring to go for a drive by ourselves.  And we didn’t let the fact that none of …