From the monthly archives:

September 2011

Big Hair Friday – Working Girl

by Hair Romance on September 29, 2011 · 10 comments

in Big Hair,Celebrity Hair

Have you seen the movie “Working Girl”? It has some of the biggest hair you will ever see. It’s even extreme for the 1980s. It came on TV a little while ago and I forgot how funny it was. It has a great message about the underdog succeeding and some fabulous lines such as – [...]


Abbey Lee by Max Doyle for Vogue Bright coloured hair has appeared on several catwalks in the recent SS12 fashion shows and it seems bright and neon ombre hair is big trend to watch. I posted about colour block hair and the bright ombre trend here and it seems it’s only going to get bigger. [...]


Today on Hair Romance is a special guest post from Personal Shopper, Stylist and Beauty Writer Ashleigh Sharman. Ashleigh has fine hair that always looks fabulous and she has put together her top ten must-have products for fine hair. Tangle Teezer Brush One of my many ‘revelations’ for 2011, Tangle Teezer may not look like [...]


World record nailed in Sydney!

by Hair Romance on September 27, 2011 · 1 comment

in Makeup Monday

I came, I saw, I got my nails done. My 10 nails were part of the Guinness world record achieved today in Sydney. 25,720 nails in total were filed and polished in Martin Place and over $20,000 was raised for Look Good…Feel Better. This doesn’t include the generous public donations which are still to be [...]

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Nail it – World record attempt in Sydney

by Hair Romance on September 26, 2011 · 0 comments

in Makeup Monday

OPI Need Sunglasses (with White basecoat) If you are based in Sydney you must head into Martin Place today between 8am and 4pm to be part of the world record attempt for the most manicures in one place. Sponsored by Sally Hansen and Priceline and as part of the 30 Days of Fashion & Beauty, [...]


Hair Romance’s first birthday!

by Hair Romance on September 25, 2011 · 8 comments

in Uncategorized

Doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun? Last Tuesday was the anniversary of Hair Romance’s first post and what a year it has been! When I started Hair Romance my goal was to share tips on how I styled my hair, and hopefully encourage someone to try something different with their hair. This is still [...]


Big Hair Friday – World’s largest afro

by Hair Romance on September 22, 2011 · 6 comments

in Big Hair

Aevin Dugas has just taken out the Guinness World Record for the World’s largest natural afro. Aevin is a 36 year old social worker from New Orleans and has been working on her ‘fro for 12 years. The record breaking circumference of her hair is 1.32m (4 feet, 4 inches)!!! This woman takes care of [...]


alice + olivia’s spring showing at NYFW looked like a secret garden landscape. Love the bright 1960s beach colours mixed with other more subtle pieces, like a gold beaded dress with a nod to the 1920s. There were two hair looks for the collection, to reference the two sides to the alice + olivia spring [...]


Looking for some hairspirations? Here are more NYFW hairstyles to steal. Marchesa – Fishtail braided ponytail This hairstyle seen at Marchesa takes the sleek ponytail to another level. I recommend getting a friend to help with this as it will be very hair to do on your own hair. Start with poker straight hair and [...]

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NYFW hairstyles you’ll want to copy

by Hair Romance on September 20, 2011 · 7 comments

in Hair Style Advice,NYFW

Unlike yesterday’s hairstyles you should avoid, these are NYFW hairstyles to covet. The ponytail remains a favourite hairstyle on the runway and here are the newest ways to wear it. Long haired girls also find new inspiration with soft waves, romantic textured styles and braids and headscarves are definitely in for spring. Sergio Davila Relaxed [...]