Category Archives: Accessory Du Jour
When I fly, one of my travel tips that I swear by and live by is to wear your heaviest clothes and shoes. Hence today at the airport I was wearing one of my many pairs of original authentic cowboy … Continue reading
I have been inspired by the ‘new to me’ colour combinations I am seeing worn at Fashion Weeks in the Northern Hemisphere: Deep navy blue & lusciously bright orange. The shock of the contrast between these two shades is refreshing … Continue reading
This dress & necklace combo came together at the last moment tonight and was so insanely perfect – it was meant to be. My show started at 6pm and I found the necklace at 5:58pm. Let’s not ask why I … Continue reading
Today was a great day. I started the day with some pampering rituals ahead of my ‘travel wardrobe tips’ presentation at the launch of Bonus Time for Clinique in Westfield Queensgate. I knew that Clinique would be doing my make … Continue reading
If ever I’m unsure what shoes to wear with an outfit, my go-to solution is animal print – I think they go with everything! !!!.
I have a particular attraction to mother-of-pearl. The dream-like colours are hypnotic. Years ago I found a mother-of-pearl ring in my local Salvation Army thrift store. The shell was a large pure smooth oval but the setting was hideous. Think … Continue reading
Today was rumored to be Wellingtons hottest day this summer. (It was 26 degrees when I got home) In celebration (in actual fact to be comfy and to not get too hot) I wore a loose tee/smock top. There is … Continue reading
Today I was very much inspired by St Valentine and chose my accessory with cheesy love motives in mind. I went with a faceted onyx heart necklace set amongst a strand of raw and natural looking freshwater pearls. (This iconic … Continue reading
Today’s necklace depicts symbols of faith on a little dog tag & a tiny silver skull. I’m sure the symbolism is heavy and deep. I simply like it for what it is: pretty.