Fab Friday style tip: dressing for a conference

Nikki Parkinson Fashion, How to 59 Comments

Have you ever been in a social or work situation where you know very few of the other people in the room?  It can be nerve wracking at best, terrifying at worst.  And what you’re …

What’s on my fashion wishlist this autumn-winter 2011?

Nikki Parkinson Fashion 28 Comments

I’ve tried to stop myself from thinking about all things winter fashion but for the reasons I outlined here last month, no amount of sweat pooling where sweat should never pool is going to stop …

2010: The blogging year that was

Nikki Parkinson Life 22 Comments

2010 you have been very kind to me in bloggie land.  For starters you gave me the kick up the pants to re-design my wordpress blog.  Which I did, re-launching in April. And kind of …

The Grace Hotel, Sydney: You can just feel the shopping history

Nikki Parkinson Fashion 12 Comments

You do know that this building was the original Grace Bros. store in Sydney? asks our hotel guide.    Umm, I didn’t but I can’t help smiling.   I’ve literally walked into shopping history.  It feels comfortable.  It …

Fabulous Friday November 5: What’s made your week?

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 23 Comments

Welcome to Fabulous Fridays – my weekly blog and video blog (vlog!) about the things that have made my week.   It’s all about the positive – and yes, you’ll find a little style tip as well. Let …

So much beauty, so many bloggers. So much fun.

Nikki Parkinson Life 26 Comments

What do you get when you put 25 bloggers (and their guests) in a confined space surrounded by wall-to-wall displays of beauty treats? Sheer girlie madness, that’s what. An that’s just the scene I encountered on arrival …