The Kiss of a Strawberry

There’s something very indulgent about drinking a cocktail. Even more indulgent than a glass of Champagne, in most instances. Cocktails are made with premium ingredients, often from recipes that are decades old, some with a modern or seasonal twist. The creation of a cocktail can be masterful and artistic, a bartender with flair can turn… Continue reading The Kiss of a Strawberry

Six Weeks Until Ladies Day

Some people countdown to Christmas, but for the stalwarts of Ladies Day who have attended the event over the last five years, the countdown is on! For me, the preparation starts when the racing calendar is confirmed and we find out the date of the event. Because I work on Saturdays, I have to get… Continue reading Six Weeks Until Ladies Day

Summer Concert Tour 2017

This weekend my son and I headed off to Taupo, to hang out with friends, and to attend the Greenstone Entertainment Summer Concert. This year the artists were Bonnie Tyler, Alan Parsons Live Project, and Icehouse. It was a great drive, with lots of loud singing, and enjoying the beautiful New Zealand countryside. I took… Continue reading Summer Concert Tour 2017

Stylish Christmas

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Phillisas Dress from Augustine
Available from Augustine by Kelly Coe

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Your Highness Earrings
Available from Park Lane Jewellery

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Nicolas Feuillatte Rosé
Available from Liquor King

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Exclusive Style Lounge Event
Tickets Available from Pukekura Raceway

 

 

Cailyn Cosmetics Ladies Day

On Saturday the 24th of September, 150+ local ladies attended Pukekura Raceway for the fourth annual Ladies Day. The theme was Royal Ascot, and guests were greeted with Pimms, and the Union Jack adorned the room. Along with an action-packed day of racing guests can also win pamper services from the fabulous teams at Silk… Continue reading Cailyn Cosmetics Ladies Day

We Got Engaged!

OK, so not the traditional engagement, but we formed a partnership, and we’re going to be sharing our love with you! We’re thrilled to announce The Style Blog is an official Fashion and Style Partner of Pukekura Raceway for the 2016/2017 racing season. This means we’ll be providing you with lots of insider information about race… Continue reading We Got Engaged!