Funny Girl live on stage

Last night we went to the Theatre, my happy place. The thrill I get sitting in those seats watching my friends on that stage is almost as great as the thrill I get when being on the stage. Last night however, was special. I literally sat there with my mouth open, in awe as I […]

Beauty Editorial for Two Magazine

The lovely sisters who started the Real Techniques range of makeup brushes also have an awesome online beauty magazine called TWO. I have absolutely LOVED this magazine for the longest time, so you can imagine my absolute joy when our beauty editorial submission got accepted to feature in their magazine. eeeeek!! That’s another tick for a makeup dream […]

Your Makeup questions answered Part 1

So yes, there are millions of tutorials out there showing you how to apply makeup, BUT, what about those questions you have that you think might seem silly to ask the perfectly painted makeup artist wearing black. I am here to answer those “silly” questions for you.Welcome to the first installment of my makeup questions […]

Fashion Editorial : Women’s Health Magazine

A recent sports luxe themed Fashion Editorial featured in Women’s Health Magazine South Africa. KEY PRODUCTS USED / BOBBI BROWN Foundation Stick /  BENEFIT High Beam highlighter / MAC Persistence Matte lipstick /H&M Copper bullion Colour Essence Eye Pencil MAKEUP & HAIR / KIRSTEN MURPHY ROSSITER

My Favourite Makeup Brushes

Which are the best makeup brushes to use?  Is a question asked frequently by makeup lovers. I  have the answer for you! I have compiled a short list of my top six makeup brushes that I love using. Makeup brushes are extremely expensive, but they are such a great investment and can last a lifetime if […]

Poetry Autumn Winter Campaign ’16

One of the things I love about working in fashion is that you get to see the collections and upcoming trends before they are launched in stores, which is pretty awesome! This was probably one of the hottest days of Summer last year and we were shooting Autumn/Winter clothing! With Poetry’s latest Autumn/Winter Campaign, the makeup and […]


Ian and Rients, our husbands, started working at the same company on the same day and instantly became besties. Thankfully we were all “forced” to be friends and 3 months later, Ian was asked to be the MC at their wedding. It’s a real blessing when you have those friends who you just click with, where the […]

Latest Crush : Luminous Skin

My current obsession is skin! Beautiful, fresh, healthy skin. I love skin to look like skin, to look alive and well hydrated, even when wearing a full face of foundation. Here are some of my favourite products that I am crushing on at the moment for ensuring that makeup doesn’t look like a mask, but rather “lived in.” […]


Beautiful Natashja is a Swedish-Kiwi who met her South African husband while working on the yachts in the UK, they settled on having their wedding in the beautiful city of Cape Town. It was an absolute pleasure when it came to styling Tash’s blonde hair , we added a few short bits of greenery to her unfussy, […]