SODA POPS & SUNBEAMS

Why hello Auckland summer – until now you have been teasing us with one day of sunshine nestled between multiple days of rain or cloud. But over the weekend you arrived at the party with your jazz hands a-swingin’. Whilst the sun shone, I shot a couple of videos – a What I eat in […]

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YOUTUBE: MONTHLY FAVOURITES

This month my favourites include products from Diptyque, Origins, Helen Cherry and Rimmel. In this video, I have also included a try-on of my new favourite playsuit. Links to products in the YouTube description box. Much love, Katie x

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HOME DECOR TREND | MONOCHROME

There is something beautiful about the stark contrast of monochrome. It feels sharp and clean without being clinical. And most importantly, we can use this home decor trend to create the feel of a New York loft apartment with a few simple touches. I say trend, but that would imply that monochrome is a passing […]

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TAKE IT FROM RYAN GOSLING – BEING YOUR AUTHENTIC SELF PAYS OFF

Following on from my La La Land post, I thought I would share a video that was sent to me of Ryan Gosling in a dance group in 1992. As I watched it, my first thought was what a dude! But my second thought was if that kid was at my High School, he would […]

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HOW TO ROCK A BASEBALL CAP

I’m a big fan of hats, they’re my thing – bad hair days are a regular when you have lots of fine wavy hair, or prefer an extra 20 minutes in bed in the morning. Upon extensive research (a google search of girls wearing hats), the theme seems to be the same – baseball caps […]

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MADONNA TO WOMEN’S MARCH DETRACTORS – F**K YOU

“Hello. Are you still awake out there? Are you sure about that? Can you hear me? Are you ready to shake up the world? Welcome to the revolution of love — to the rebellion and our refusal as women to accept this new age of tyranny. Where not just women are in danger, but all […]

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GOING GA GA FOR LA LA LAND

Do you remember the last time you watched a movie and it made your heart sing? Made you laugh and cry and want to stand up and clap like a crazy person? Well, that is what La La Land did for me when I watched it on Friday night. It was as if someone took […]

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DRINK TREND | CHAMPAGNE COTTON CANDY COCKTAIL

At first I laughed when I saw this drink trend. Then I wondered if it might be quite cool for a party or baby shower, so I clicked on it. Then I saw the recipe and I had one thought…I need to find an excuse to drink one of these immediately, they sound god-damn delicious. […]

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HOW TO UNF**K YOUR WARDROBE

I’ll admit, when I saw the schematic featured in this post with the title Unf**k Your Closet, I laughed out loud. For most of us, the truth is that our closet is not a place we go to savour our well-picked capsule items.

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AI & THE NATURE OF INTELLIGENCE

When I was a kid, a film director could use the image of a robot serving a human breakfast to set the scene and time. The viewer would instantly know that this scene was set far, far in the future. But these days, with the pace at which technology is evolving, this day in the future […]

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