Being both a person with eccentric taste and a haver of blue hair, I tend to get asked a wide array of strange questions, some of which come up over and over and over again, so let's tackle a few of them right now! How often do you get your hair dyed? https://www.instagram.com/p/BPjGJHaD4Gw/?taken-by=mrsgreatnews I get … Continue reading Miscellaneous Frequently Asked Questions!
Ah, Vero, that was fun for a hot second. Don't worry if you missed the boat, it didn't take long for the milkshake duck effect to take hold. https://twitter.com/pixelatedboat/status/741904787361300481 Wait, what? What's Vero? A new social media channel that basically advertises itself as Instagram without the algorithm. The premise was interesting as far as Facebook/Instagram … Continue reading Vero – the good, the bad & how to delete your account
Hello darling and welcome back to the blog! As you may have heard, I competed in my first pageant last year - Miss Pinup New Zealand 2017 in association with Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum! Let's get into the details of what I wore and where I got them from, because hey, better 113 days late … Continue reading The rather belated Miss Pinup New Zealand 2017 outfit round up
Yep, you read the headline right. I feel like I suck at blogging. My blog is like Lazarus, if he kept dying and being resurrected every few months. He lurches forward with a cough, a splutter and mumbles something about reviewing this new outfit he bought, then dies again, waiting for the cycle to repeat … Continue reading I suck at blogging
This is a Product Provided Post (PPP) - I have not been paid for this post, but some of the products featured were gifted to me. The content and opinions in this post are my own, except for excerpts taken from the OhYouFox website and social channels. In case you've been living under a rock, … Continue reading Pin Styling 101 with OhYouFox + giveaway!
I’m running a giveaway with OhYouFox on my social channels! You can enter the giveaway on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Here’s a few terms and conditions in regards to the giveaway. The competition runs from 8pm on 17 October 2017 to 5pm on 24 October 2017 (NZST) and is open to people worldwide. Family members … Continue reading Mrs Greatnews x OhYouFox Giveaway terms and conditions
Kia ora! If you follow me on any of my social channels, you'll have seen that I'm a finalist in Miss Pinup New Zealand in association with Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LTVcTRBqS3E If you could take a second to watch my application video I would love that, and vote Mrs Greatnews for People's Choice Pinup … Continue reading Miss Pinup New Zealand 2017 in association with Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum
Content warning: suicide, suicidal ideation 606. 606 people in New Zealand died by suicide this year. One person in New Zealand died by their own hand every 15 hours, in this year alone. Today is World Suicide Prevention Day, and like many people, my life has been affected by suicide on more than one occasion. … Continue reading Let’s talk: World Suicide Prevention Day
An underrated part of any pinups wardrobe is the separates and basics. While beautiful dresses are the staple of pinup wardrobes, it's good to have a variety of tops, skirts and pants. A wee while ago, Fran of Cry Cry Cry reached out to me and asked if I would review one of her new … Continue reading Heartbreaker Top with Cry Cry Cry
Mr Greatnews and I have been together for over ten years and married for just over a year. About two weeks ago, this Facebook memory popped up on my feed, reminding me that we had gotten engaged three years ago. So this is the story of how I proposed to the love of my life. … Continue reading How I Proposed to Mr Greatnews