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 …

What to wear for a Valentine’s Day date night

Nikki Parkinson Fashion 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 …

Show your best casual chic for Australia Day. Sans car flags please

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, Fashion 18 Comments

Let me be clear from the get go.  Tomorrow when I’m at the beach and then at my girlfriend’s house for a barbecue and a swim, I will not look like this gorgeous young thing …

What to wear on the first day of school

Nikki Parkinson Beauty, 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 …