Archive for December, 2009

Less than an hour north of Auckland, the village has an interesting selection of clothing and gift shops, good cafes and an amazing Saturday morning and mid-week twilight market. The freshly smoked chicken breasts are a treat. http://www.matakanavillage.co.nz DIRECTIONS… Close enough to visit, far enough to stay Just north of the Twin Tunnels! See our […]


Susan is a Style doctor, who does house calls throughout New Zealand. Christchurch, March 22-24, 2010 Suggest the idea to a group of friends (may be your book club) and Susan will come to your part of the country to give new life to your tired wardrobe. Each person has an individual appointment, but as […]


Melissa Davidson is a registered physiotherapist and certified cosmetic acupuncturist with her own practice in Queenstown. She has seen impressive results in facial rejuvenation and is prepared to come up to Auckland to do a course of cosmetic acupuncture treatments on my clients. Contact me if you are interested and I’ll send you more information.


A friend gave me a copy of  “Colour me Confident – change your look – change your life!” by Veronique Henderson and Pat Henshaw. Have not had a chance to open or read it yet – hope to on holiday in January! But it looks great. Once I’ve read it I’ll let you know what […]


YOUR STYLE gift vouchers make a perfect Christmas gift … give the gift that lasts a life time. Celebrate 2010 – a new year, a new start for their wardrobe. Take the stress out of their shopping, they will know what clothes work for them. Save time and save money. Your Style Personalised Gift Vouchers […]


Summer may be on the doorstep – the lure of the beach and sunshine, but most women I know dread shopping for bathing suits. Here are a few tips to help you choose wisely… Go Up a Size Try one size larger than you wear for clothing. When a bathing suit is tight, the edges […]