Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Susan is a style doctor, who does house calls – offering first aid for your wardrobe in any part of New Zealand… Suggest the idea to a group of friends (may be your book club) and Susan will come to your part of the country to empower, inform and energise you and your wardrobe. A […]


I’m a style doctor, who does house calls – offering first aid for your wardrobe in any part of New Zealand… Suggest the idea to a group of friends (may be your book club) and I’ll come to your part of the country to empower, inform and energise you and your wardrobe. A valuable service […]


The Federal Store 440 Devon St East, Strandon, New Plymouth Superb food, friendly staff and interesting atmosphere… I can’t remember when I’ve last been to a loo labelled  “sheilas” – that tells you the era of the décor they are inspired by.


I’ve always loved mosaics, especially since I had a stunning mannequin made from pieces of treasured broken family china.  This piece, which stands at the entrance to my studio, was crafted by mosaic artist, Brigid Lennox. On my visit to Taupo to see clients last week, I discovered a colourful visual and culinary feast. L’Arte […]


The Centre, 12 Massey Ave, Pukekohe Mocca is dedicated to great food, superb coffee, customer service and fun.  They have a range of beautiful food, and a classic short order menu, with everything freshly made on the premises. They source most of their ingredients locally, and have all the old favourites like ginger crunch, louise […]


Okay, a change of plans – I am heading to Tauranga now a little later on June 15 – 17 – and then later in June to Taupo and Rotorua. Makes much more sense! So if you need first aid for your wardrobe and you live near these areas, give me a call and we […]


I know I announced that I was heading to Taupo and Rotorua in late June for style appointments, but I am also squeezing in a trip to Tauranga May 19 – 21 – so if anyone wants an appointment over those days just get in touch! Suggest the idea to a group of friends (may […]