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Kate Tovey Photography - Old Hollywood Glamour

Life // Old Hollywood Glamour Photoshoot with Kate Tovey Photography

A few weekends ago I was lucky enough to nab a spot at a Kate Tovey Photography session. The style was Old Hollywood Glamour – which is a style I’ve always loved, so I jumped at the chance to have my photo taken by Kate. I rocked up in my dress on the day of […]

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The Warehouse, new homewares for summer 2015

Life // The Warehouse Open Home

Last week I took a day off work to spend the morning with the beautiful Christel from Makeupper and have lunch with The Warehouse, it’s buyers and Allyson Gofton. It’s not often you get to say that you had lunch with a group of well travelled, stylish and knowledgeable people – this open home lunch […]

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Bright Home Wares - Mood board - Laura Laura

Mood Boards // Shine BRIGHT!

It’s been a wee while since I’ve done a mood board wish list. These types of posts are great for when I feel like I’ve got a pocket burning but I actually *really really* don’t – ahem, like right now. With it being the middle of winter, everything is a bit gloomy – including myself […]

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Olive Oil Tasting Tuscany

Good Eats // Tasting Tips for Appreciating Olive Oil

Having olive oil straight is not something I ever thought I would do until about 10 years ago when Dad brought home some amazing olive oils and dukkah to enjoy with fresh bread after a colleague of his came home from a trip abroad. I instantly fell in love with it and dukkah, and over […]

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New Kitchen Wishlist

Mood Boards // Wishlist for the new kitchen

We’re moving! Oh my goodness, these last few months have been a whirlwind and a half, and I’m honestly not sure how I’m still standing – but yes, our biggest news right now is that we are moving house!  I’m nervous but completely excited. While packing and moving can be is terrible, there is definitely […]

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Life // Taking Stock

It’s been a little while since I did one of these. The last time I did one I wasn’t in a very good head space. These last six months have been the hardest for me in terms of ‘challenges’ that keep getting thrown at me. I’m pushing forward and hoping to come out the other […]

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Gypsy Style Living

Mood Boards // Everything Gypsied

For a long while I’ve loved everything bohemian, gypsy, hippy, whatever you call it. I love it. It’s started off falling in love with mandalas and Indian artists and it’s grown from there. My first tattoo was inspired by the style and my planned second one is going to be a half mandala. This mood board […]

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Life // Road Trip to Palmy

A few weekends ago, Lizzy from myfoxycorner and I were lucky enough to venture down to Palmerston North, launching the first ever Manawatu #brunchclub.

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