Out and About
Fan-floral-tastic ! - Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Fan-floral-tastic ! – Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

It has been on my must-do list for a few years and this time my Mama, friend and hairdresser Eli and I cleared the schedule and tiptoed amongst the tulips and more at the kaleidoscope of floral fabulousness from Asters to Zinnias. I am not saying by the end of it I knew my Antirhinnum...
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...
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...
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...
Glitter Granny Shoes a go- go

Glitter Granny Shoes a go- go

I have a confession I am a sparkleholic… and I love it. I turned 46 at the weekend and although no Gucci loafers are coming this way in a long while (brownie camps, ballet, basketball and family holidays are prioritised) these are making me all shiny and happy. And being Granny shoes they have that...
Best of Brisbane - Om nom noms, Brazilian beats & Adventurous eats

Best of Brisbane – Om nom noms, Brazilian beats & Adventurous eats

I moved to Brisbane nearly 7 years ago from my beloved Sydney where I imagined happily living out my days after emigrating from Scotland in 2001. We moved solely to be on hand to help my terminally ill father and support my mother through breast cancer. And in those 6 and a bit years I...
Pop It's Like It's Hot - STEELEMyStyle Pops Up in ... MELBOURNE

Pop It’s Like It’s Hot – STEELEMyStyle Pops Up in … MELBOURNE

It has been on the cards for a while but life, husband, kids, extra-curricular activities, work, family and real life and my hopes and dreams for the business nationally isn’t always in sync and family always comes first – but a wee last minute opportunity for a mini trip before Christmas popped up so I...
That's a Wrap - Brisbane Fashion Weekend and 6 Brand Discoveries

That’s a Wrap – Brisbane Fashion Weekend and 6 Brand Discoveries

  The inaugural Brisbane Fashion Weekend has come to a close and what a weekend it was!  Held on October 22nd & 23rd at the Royal International Convention Centre, Bowen Hills, over 2000 visitors to Brisbane Fashion Weekend were able to shop from 40+ gorgeous brands and labels in the Pop-Up Precinct, not to mention the...