5 fashionable ways to live a luxe life for less

Nikki Parkinson Fashion 31 Comments

I have a slight girl crush on author and illustrator Kerrie Hess. Not only does this gorgeous Australian-born mum now live in Paris but she has had an incredibly stylish career – centred to date …

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 …

Fragrant ghosts of Christmases past

Nikki Parkinson Beauty 10 Comments

The year is 1976.   My brothers and I are spending our annual holiday with mum at the Gold Coast.  The air is thick with salt, sweat and pre-Christmas excitement. This is a Gold Coast before the very glam …

Fabulous Friday May 21: What’s made your week?

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 17 Comments

Welcome to Fabulous Friday.  Every week, I share a little about my week, the good stuff (I’m not into the negative), a little retail therapy and a few fun moments.  Then it’s your turn.  What made your week?  Did you …