Last night I drove to the city in a downpour of rain, leaving my baby girl behind for the first time for longer than a church service. But it was well worth it. Greeted by the lovely Bianca of L’Oréal Professionel – the official hair partner for PFF – at the WA Museum, I walked into the bustling backstage room where the hair was being styled by Brad Ngata and the L’Oréal I-D team. Read the rest of this entry →
Now that the winner of the $100 voucher to spend at JessicaBuurman.com has been announced, I have a few outfit posts to catch up on! $100 was not the only thing Jessica gave away… She also gifted me a few lovely items from her online store, JessicaBuurman.com, to style and share with my dear readers! If you follow me on Instagram (@themannikin) you might have seen the post of the pretty package that was sent to me not long ago. Well, now it’s time for me to show you the even prettier contents of that package over a series of posts! Read the rest of this entry →
I don’t often take time to give myself a manicure, mainly because, a) I’m a perfectionist so it takes forever and b) after all that it chips within a day. Especially now, being a mum with a little baby to take care of 24/7 I don’t get much time to myself, and when I do I don’t feel like wasting it by painting my nails! But the other day while doing groceries with my little family I stopped by the beauty aisle to gawk at all the pretty products and make-up that I can’t justify spending money on, and I saw a nice big yellow sale tag by the Maybelline nail polish. Their ‘Shredded’ polishes from the Color Show range were discounted to $3, so I thought, ‘why not?’.
Turns out, I love it. Read the rest of this entry →