From the monthly archives:

April 2011

Hair Comes the Bride

by Hair Romance on April 29, 2011 · 4 comments

in Celebrity Hair,Wedding Hair

Don’t you just love a wedding? I never thought I was a wedding girl, but ever since I got married I love them. Such a happy occasion and I have to admit I was very excited about the Royal wedding. My sister hosted a fabulous wedding reception party tonight (she sent out invitations and prepared [...]


You might skip over this post, thinking this is too basic for you and that you are far more advanced with your hair care, but you may be making some simple mistakes. Like riding a bike (something I only learnt last year!) I found most of my friends couldn’t explain how to start and stop. [...]


Blake Lively has red hair!

by Hair Romance on April 27, 2011 · 7 comments

in Celebrity Hair,Redheads

While we were enjoying a 5 day long weekend here in Australia, Blake Lively has made hair headlines. Blake Lively has red hair. Blake is one of my esteemed hair idols and I didn’t see this coming. She was the queen of blonde beachy hair but I like the red. Shame she’s standing next to [...]


Coachella hairstyles

by Hair Romance on April 20, 2011 · 4 comments

in Celebrity Hair,Hair Style Advice

Coachella is the most stylish of all music festivals. Fact. So if you’re looking for some hairspiration look no further. My tips for festival hair It’s a long, hot day at these shows so don’t fight your natural hair too much. If you’re straight you’ll be sad when your curls drop by mid afternoon and [...]


We always want what we don’t have. For hair, straighties want curls, and curlies want straight. I love my curls but love straightening them out too. Hair Romance reader Emily asks –   I have had fine, thin, and straight as a board hair my entire life. Some of the hair styles you show do [...]


Hair Trend – Rope Headbands

by Hair Romance on April 12, 2011 · 2 comments

in Hair Trends

I adore these headbands! I would wear them with a loose stripey top, cigarette pants and a boat. Although it’s autumn in Sydney, the recent sunny days make me want to hold on to all the little things that remind me of summer. When I was looking up turbans I came across the amazing Jennifer [...]


Minty fresh hair – KMS Makeover Spray

by Hair Romance on April 6, 2011 · 5 comments

in Hair Products

If you’re a regular at Hair Romance, you know I’m all about second day hair and I love dry shampoo. KMS Makeover spray is my kind of hair product. Similar to a dry shampoo, it will absorb extra oil from the roots, but KMS takes it a step further as Makeover Spray is also a [...]


I have set myself a challenge. 30 days, 30 hairstyles using the Twist & Pin. For the whole month of May I will be posting Twist & Pin hairstyles to prove how versatile this technique really is. I was inspired by a tweet from The Blog Stylist and she wrote about the Little Black Dress [...]


How to wear a turban

by Hair Romance on April 1, 2011 · 8 comments

in Hair Style Advice,Hair Trends,Hats,My Hair

I have always admired turbans but wasn’t sure if I could wear one. Now I have two and I wonder how I ever got along with them! Turbans are now a permanent fixture in my hat wardrobe and a must for bad hair days. Turbans are like beanies for girls. Don’t get me wrong – [...]