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Hair Style Advice

Hair Romance - How to style a classic French Roll hairstyle tutorial

Do you love vintage hairstyles but feel a little like you’re in costume when you wear them? The French Roll is your fail-safe vintage updo that still looks modern. Channel your inner Audrey with this classic hairstyle. So simple, so chic. It’s easier than you think! For my last post as part of the Top [...]


Hair Romance - Tropical hair and frangipani hair accessories

What comes to mind when you think of tropical hairstyles? I’m flying to Queensland this afternoon for the Problogger conference. As it’s in such a fabulous Gold Coast beach location, the theme for the Friday night party is “Tropical” and we’re expected to dress the part. While I still haven’t packed I have thought about [...]

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3 ponytails to try from NYFW

by Hair Romance on September 11, 2013 · 1 comment

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NYFW ponytail hair trends - Honor 1

Love a ponytail? Take inspiration from these three runway ponytails from New York Fashion Week and try one in your hair this week. Flower embellished ponytail at Honor This playful ponytail looks like you’ve been romping around in a field, in the most fashionable way of course! These flower pins are an easy DIY as [...]

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How to fake fresh hair

by Hair Romance on September 5, 2013 · 3 comments

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Hair Romance - how to fake fresh hair

Running late and no time to wash your hair? We’ve all been there. I’m posting over on Kidspot today as part of the Top 5 Beauty and Style Bloggers competition. I took the theme of FRESH and have shared all my tips for faking fresh hair. You’ll also find my go-to hairstyles that work even [...]


Handbag Hair essentials

From the files of hair products that look like makeup, here are two of my favourite hair products to keep in my handbag. Handbag hair essentials To tame flyaways: If, like me, you suffer from fuzzy flyaway hair, the John Frieda Full Repair Touch Up Flyaway Tamer will live in your handbag. The mascara-like applicator [...]


The Freckled Fox Hairstyle tutorials

Looking for long hair style inspiration? Look no further than The Freckled Fox. I met the gorgeous Emily while I was in Chicago for BlogHer. She was wearing her hair in a fabulous faux-hawk and wearing 5 inch heels while 29 weeks pregnant. Did I mention she also has three little babies? I have no [...]


Hair Romance - 30 braids 30 days - 28 - the French braided crown

A French braid is a variation on the classic three strand braid where you add in hair to each section as you form the braid. It follows the regular braid (plait) technique where you cross the right strand over the middle and the left over the right, continuing to bring the hair over into the [...]


Hair Romance - Do you take your hairdryer on holidays

Do you take your hairdryer on holidays? I love travelling, and I love my hair but this can be a tricky question. YES Yes, you should take your hairdryer if: You will be going to lots of events while you are away. You’re fussy about your hair. You need it for these 10 other uses [...]


New York Minute Hairstyles

by Hair Romance on August 9, 2013 · 2 comments

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Hair Romance - NYC 1 minute ponytail

New York is one of my favourite cities in the world. It makes you feel like anything is possible. It has everything here. The trade-off is time – no one here has enough of it. Even so, New Yorkers still find time to look good. And it’s not impossible. My advice – as you would [...]


Australia’s Most Beautiful Hair

by Hair Romance on May 24, 2013 · 5 comments

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Hair idols Beyonce Blake Lively Brigitte Bardot

This post is brought to you by Schwarzkopf   When it comes to hair, big is beautiful. My hair idols all have big hair, from Brigitte Bardot to Blake to Beyonce. I always dreamed of having long, mermaid hair when I was a little girl. Now Schwarzkopf are on the lookout for Australia’s Most Beautiful [...]