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Hair Romance - Knot a braid hair tutorial

Is it a braid? No, it’s knots! Yes, it’s a terrible pun but I had to do it. This cute style pretends to be a braid but really it’s a series of knots. Best of all, it’s really easy to do. This hairstyle tutorial marks the start of Blondes Week on Hair Romance! Curls Week [...]


Hair Romance - new red hair

So I’m a redhead! What do you think? My hair has been through a lot over the last month and I have some fun hair colour stories to share with you next week. Let’s just say my hair goes through a lot anyway! After some red hair encouragement on Instagram I decided to just do [...]


5 signs you’re obsessed with being a blonde

by Hair Romance on May 14, 2014 · 8 comments

in Blondes

Hair Romance - 5 signs you're obsessed with being blonde

I have an obsession. I’m addicted to being a blonde. My real hair colour is just mousy. To be honest, I’ve not really seen it since I was a teenager. I tried going darker for a while but my true love is blonde hair. Every now and then I dabble with the idea of changing [...]


Big Hair Friday

by Hair Romance on January 24, 2014 · 2 comments

in Big Hair,Blondes

Imaginale design - Big hair friday - Hair Romance

Happy Big Hair Friday! Love this dreamy, sparkly hair! This weekend is Australia Day so I’m away in Queensland to celebrate with friends and family. Hope you have a beautiful weekend xx Images by Imaginale Design via Chic Critique


Hair Romance - This Island Life - Double knot ponytail hair tutorial

This ponytail is set to become your new favourite hairstyle. It’s so easy, and takes your ponytail up a notch from ordinary to extraordinary! (Cheesy line, but it’s true.) Meet Laura from This Island Life. Not only is she gorgeous and smart, she blogs about my favourite season, summer. Her tagline is “because it’s always [...]


Big Hair Friday

by Hair Romance on January 10, 2014 · 3 comments

in Big Hair,Blondes

Big Hair Friday - ribbons

Happy Big Hair Friday! A classic black ribbon looks so simple and pretty in the easy half-up hairstyle. Backcomb the top section a little for added height and leave a few layers framing your face for a softer finish. Very Bardot-like. Hope your 2014 is off to a beautiful start! Remember that the best is yet [...]


Hair Romance - triple braid

I fell in love with the triple braid hairstyle, but my hair isn’t long enough to achieve the look. So I asked the lovely Michaela of Lather Rinse Repeat to come over for some hair play. We recreated this triple braid hairstyle in her thick blonde hair and I just love the look. We left [...]


Blondes have more fun

They say blondes have more fun, but they also need to spend more time in the salon to take care of their colour-treated locks. Hair Romance chats to Michael Kelly, Technical Director at Oscar Oscar Salons in Sydney, about the latest hair colour trends for blondes and what products every blonde needs to have at home. Next time [...]


Hair Romance - wavy blonde hair

“How easy is it to change from brunette to blonde?” was the questions posed to me by a friend. I asked the same question to Goldwell Celebrity Colorist Rona O’Connor. Rona is responsible for one of my favourite blondes, Blake Lively, who is just one of her many celebrity clients who frequently change their hair [...]


How to change your hair colour from brunette to blonde

Blonde hair icon, Blake Lively, trusts her locks to Goldwell Celebrity Colourist Rona O’Connor. In an interview with Hair Romance, Rona shares some tips, tricks and secrets about going – and staying – blonde. Although she believes anyone can be blonde, O’Connor has four golden rules brunettes seeking blonde perfection need to obey: Know your [...]