Archive for February, 2010

Is this the art of deceit or the glamour of touch ups – how far is too far? The Australian Women’s Weekly magazine thinks it is making a brave move by publishing an all natural and totally untouched cover shot in their latest magazine.   The fact that the person they have chosen is naturally very […]


Colour is a NO cost item in your wardrobe. Whether you buy a red, blue or white shirt the price will be similar. So why not choose the right colour for your skin tone, suggests Parnell image consultant, Susan Axford, of Your Style. Knowing your colours is about wearing the right shade to enhance your […]


Stopping for lunch on the way to the Coromandel can often be the start of the holiday.. packed the car, locked up the house and we’re on the way. Abstract is the newest café on the route from Auckland to the Coromandel, just a few hundered metres from the turn of State Highway 2 on […]


A bright airy café almost opposite the Parnell Rose Gardens, the food and service are consistently good. Nearest café to Your Style, it is my local, and luckily it is one of the best cafes in Parnell, if not Auckland.  Counter food and interesting menu – the food is super fresh, tasty and imaginative.  Be […]