I have just spent ages looking through all the stuff on the Toast web-site. I started with the jackets – they have a lovely motorcycle jacket, made with “felted wool”. Mmmm. Cosy. Lots… Continue reading

Ballet Flats

                   Diana Ferrari                        French Sole FS/NY                  Tony Bianco Just so you know – I don’t spend… Continue reading

Style Crush: Kendi Everyday

You know how I said neutrals are boring? Well, you know, really I was going a bit far there. For example, I love this look from Kendi Everyday. It’s the (brown) shoes and… Continue reading

They arrived!

Finally my shoes arrived (they were at the post office all this time but accidentally filed under the senders name). They are perfect. I have them on now and I looooove them. BTW… Continue reading

Alain de Botton

           The first time I read Alain de Botton was on holidays a few years ago in Margaret River. That time I read Consolations of Philosophy. It was a great holiday – lots… Continue reading

Brilliant Idea: Dessert bar

Over the weekend I had a mini-break in the Hunter Valley (2 hours-ish north of Sydney). It’s an adult Disneyland. Wonderful wineries, beautiful views, and…. a dessert bar. Sabor in the Hunter. It’s… Continue reading


As a tall person, with a bad back, I wear trainers a lot. The three brands I love are: Superga, Vans and Converse. As with everything, I like a certain style and I… Continue reading


Every Monday I check out Even after all this time, it is still strangely addictive. A lot of the secrets are the same or similar – which I guess is reassuring. Every… Continue reading

Dreaming of summer

While Sydney has been hit by stormy weather – streets littered with huge branches, broken umbrellas everywhere – I have been dreaming of sandals. These ones in particular. The Karla Ankle Strap Sandal… Continue reading