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
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
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
We’ve said goodbye to 2016, and what a great year it was, even if it does seem that each year goes by faster and faster, and we’re sure that 2017 will be no different. This year we look forward to another action-packed season of racing, with exciting new things happening at Pukekura Raceway. We’ll also be… Continue reading Hello 2017!
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
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!
Nothing finishes off an outfit like jewellery. Be it understated classic or trend setting contemporary, a single statement piece or a coordinated set. Jewellery can be the most versatile part of your wardrobe. That’s why we love Park Lane, they have a huge range of items and you will find something for everyone. The best way… Continue reading Things We Love – Park Lane Jewellery
At The Style Blog, we love make-up! Some days it’s light and simple, and other days it’s everything in our kits and more. Regardless of the make-up style we’re wearing, there’s something about getting to the end of the day and removing it all that is very satisfying. That’s why when we were introduced to… Continue reading Things We Love – Dizzolv’It