FOR A STAR TO BE BORN

Photographer: Addeana Husaini If you want to have your limelight completely shadowed, be sure to pose in front of this stunning wall mural at the Cathedral Junction in Christchurch. This piece of art is situated on Worcester Street and was painted by Rone after the 2011 earthquakes. The woman featured is named Teresa, a friend […]

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HEY SANTA

Photographer: Addeana Husaini Psychologists say that each of us have an inner child. A child who is constantly demanding to have their unmet needs fulfilled. Whilst walking through the mall the other day I experienced this child firsthand. I was heading down to the sushi shop to get lunch when I noticed Santa sitting on […]

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ABOUT

When I first started this blog there was no ‘about’ blurb. I didn’t exactly know what to tell you, or where the site was going. I had a few ideas, but mostly I just wanted to wear pretty clothes and write about it. However, now that the site is gaining traction, I guess it’s time […]

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ON LOVE AND BUMPER CARS

I read an interesting article the other day called Stop telling single women they’re fabulous! The general gist of this piece was that being single or being coupled up is a choice. Neither is more glamorous than the other. Both come with their own unique set of hardships and joys. As a couple you make […]

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A NEW YORK LOVE AFFAIR

Photographer: Addeana Husaini I stumbled across this dress in a tiny shop in Greenpoint, Brooklyn when I was visiting New York. There was something about the 50’s style and the little sail boats that took me away. I get asked a lot about the small rings I always wear side by side as you will […]

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ON EVOLUTION & TAKING STOCK

I have taken to having nightly baths. Firstly, because I’m living at home, but will be out flatting again soon and it is quite indulgent in terms of the monthly hot water bill. Secondly, because it is a great time to take stock. I tend to be a human pinball. I sort of fling myself […]

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LUX

I can’t go past a beautiful dusty orange Miss Crabb dress that can take you from the night before to the morning after. Nor have I ever been able to ignore stunning lace underwear hanging on the rack. When I showed my Mum this bra and told her I was thinking of purchasing it, she […]

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GIN NIGHTS AND TREMORS

Parkinson’s Disease – “a chronic progressive neurological disease chiefly of later life that is linked to decreased dopamine production in the substantia nigra and is marked especially by tremor of resting muscles, rigidity, slowness of movement, impaired balance, and a shuffling gait” – Source Women never cease to amaze me. Working in fashion retail means […]

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NYE

Photographer: Addeana Husaini Oh how I love stripes. The other day I was looking through my wardrobe and realised I have five different striped t-shirts. A little shocking really, but they make any outfit chic. So rather than bombard you with another striped top, I’m hitting you with the bottom half this week. Stripes aside, […]

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