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Let Yourself Go ! with the new Queensland Symphony Orchestra 2018 season

Let Yourself Go ! with the new Queensland Symphony Orchestra 2018 season

  Last night I was invited to the unveiling of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra extraordinary new Season 2018, led by the incredibly impressive music director  Alondra de la Parra, a bit apt for #WomanCrushWednesday – seriously that woman’s talent, passion and energy is mindblowing.  This impressive new program which is all about “Let Yourself Go”...
STEELEMyStyle Pops Up at the REVIVE FESTIVAL - 18 AUG - Brisbane

STEELEMyStyle Pops Up at the REVIVE FESTIVAL – 18 AUG – Brisbane

Anyone who follows me or the blog knows that I am big on Sustainable Style and teaching clients and followers to #CurateDontConsume. I am an Ambassador of the Endeavour Foundation promoting opshopping, upcycling  – and so anything I can do to change some mindsets  about opshopping is a good thing in my book (check out...
STEELEMyStyle X ARN - 97.3FM - Bianca, Terry & Bob

STEELEMyStyle X ARN – 97.3FM – Bianca, Terry & Bob

I have loved Bianca Dye as a bold , funny & thoughtful radio & TV broadcaster since her early days on Nova  and my publicist days in Sydney, so it was lovely when I was asked by ARN Sydney to style the new #1 breakfast team Bianca, Terry & Bob for 97.3FM billboards/bus/OOH campaign. Huge...
Highlighting Queensland Designers & Natural Fibres at 2017 Ekka

Highlighting Queensland Designers & Natural Fibres at 2017 Ekka

Forget Dagwood dogs, Devonshire teas  & the infamous Ekka Strawberry Sundae – this year’s Ekka from Aug 11 – 20 promises to be a true fashion feast ! From the farm to the runway, the Ekka’s iconic Natural Fibres Fashion Parades will be amped up this year with a range of new initiatives thanks to the...
How to wear a Velvet Suit

How to wear a Velvet Suit

I love a bit of velvet – indeed my going away outfit back in the 90s was a black Karen Millen dress and purple velvet coat and Calvin Klein ribbon shoes. I have been looking for a pyjama suit and a velvet pant suit for a long while .. I know velvet has been doing...
On Point .. The Royal Ballet in Brisbane

On Point .. The Royal Ballet in Brisbane

The Royal Ballet, one of the greatest ballet companies in the world, returned to Australia for the first time in 15 years ! The Royal Ballet were here in Brisbane to present two original works for the very first time outside of their home in Covent Garden, London.  I was so inspired and have made lifelong...
Olaf is my Spirit Animal & Disney on Ice gets FROZEN !

Olaf is my Spirit Animal & Disney on Ice gets FROZEN !

It is a bit of a tradition around Ms 6 July birthday to take the girls to Disney on Ice. Last year the Frozen themed snippet in the show was so magical – highlight for sure. And Olaf.. no words for him only heart eyes. This year they are taking it to a whole ‘nother...
STEELEMyStyle Loves - Chameleon Ink Interchangeable Bags

STEELEMyStyle Loves – Chameleon Ink Interchangeable Bags

There are some amazing women and mothers out there creating cool original products and instead of the usual Mother’s Day gift guide,  I wanted to highlight one brand from my adopted home Australia to check out for Mother’s Day (which is basically everyday :) gifts for yourself, your Mama, Grandmother, sister, wife or  loved individual....
Hug it out -  8 Reasons Hugs are Part of our Family Routine

Hug it out – 8 Reasons Hugs are Part of our Family Routine

Hope your week starts well – but before you hurtle into the morning “get in the car !”  for school runs how about this… Our family are pretty affectionate, but when things were tough with health, grief and life worries a few years ago I found that stress made me agitated, more disconnected and less abundant...
Return of the Mac  - Ex-Cyclone Debbie style

Return of the Mac – Ex-Cyclone Debbie style

Bit soggy in Brisbane – due to the “weather event” as they have been calling it on the media. Rain brings out the Glasgow girl in me – blame it on years and years of dreich days and being completely drookit on hockey pitches, on bracing family walks, sprinting in and out of supermarkets. We didn’t...
STEELEMyStyle Pops up ... at Endeavour

STEELEMyStyle Pops up … at Endeavour

If you don’t already know I am big on helping clients realise that their Individuality is their Superpower. I personally have always loved styling unique looks.   As a kid I would get my mum to make outfits I had seen in her Vogue magazines (above left) and would walk into school and church discos...
Uniqlo Brisbane - It's Your Birthday

Uniqlo Brisbane – It’s Your Birthday

  This week I was invited to come & celebrate Uniqlo’s 1 yr anniversary in Brisbane. I know Uniqlo well from my years in Japan in the 90s and before they came to Australia I used to stock up on cashmere on overseas trips. I am often in my local at Indooroopilly  or in the...