April 2019 Newsletter – Busy as a bee

      It has been a busy month but I am afraid it is going to be busier.  I am taking my mum on a cruise in June.  It is something she always wanted to do in her lifetime, so I am glad to be part of it.  However, this also means I have…

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March 2019 Newsletter – Autumn arriving

      Summer used to be my favourite season.  The canon of cicadas’ droning noise paired with a glass of chilled beer is the best!  However, the rise in temperature in recent years really make summer unbearable, even in N.Z.  Autumn, with gradual cooling climate and picturesque scenery wins my heart.  It is also…

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Comparison Review: Oroblù Magie 20 tights vs. CdR Eterno Super Lucido 20 DEN tights

      Occasionally, reviewing one style immediately reminds me of another because of their similarity.  In this comparison review, I would like to compare two glossy tights I recently reviewed – the Magie 20 tights from Oroblù and Eterno Super Lucido 20 den tights from Cecilia de Rafael.  For ease of reading, I have…

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September & October 2018 Newsletter – Crystal clear images from new camera

      I have started using my new Sony A7III to take photos.  I have to say, it is a huge improvement over the iPhone 6S Plus I have been using, and the Nikon DSLR I used a couple years ago.

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Review: Oroblù All Colors 50 tights

      Ever since I bought a pair of red-coloured opaque tights for my partner, I have been wanting to get one for myself.  Hence we can wear them at the same time, kind of like a couples outfit.  And this is what I bought – All Colors 50 tights from Oroblù.

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July 2018 Newsletter – Chilly as usual (Update: 04/07/18)

      I was telling my friends how I like the winter in New Zealand, and they were all astonished.  Their response was understandable, as winter in N.Z. is usually cold and wet.  But if you had just experienced a 37°C spring, you would understand my feelings.

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Review: Oroblù Different 50 tights

      Few months ago, Hosiery for Men posted an image of hugely discounted Wolford and Falke tights in TK MAXX, suggesting that you could find treasure there if you devote time and effort, and so I did.  Though I wasn’t lucky enough to find Wolford or Falke items, I did find some interesting…

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