April 18, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

I think I’m becoming a shoe girl

I think I’m becoming a shoe girl

I’ve never really cared for shoes. I haven’t ever wanted to spend copious amounts of money on them. Or cared if someone stood on them at a bar. And even more than not caring about shoes…I’ve never dreamed about shoes. Well…until now. I found these girls a few weeks ago at ALDO and I haven’t been able […]

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April 18, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Cycling Love

Cycling Love

Last week @beatnikbazaar took me on a beautiful ride from The Bay Hotel, in Camps Bay…all the way past 12 Apostles and back again. On the way back we stopped at Beta Beach which is apparently where all the cool people go beaching. Beatnik snapped these pretty pictures of us as we were riding along… Beatnik […]

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April 8, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Don’t Throw It Out: Swap It!

Don’t Throw It Out: Swap It!

Last year I hosted a Clothing Swap in Joburg, and it worked a treat! The idea is this: You bring all your old stuff that you no longer wear, and swap it for stuff other girls no longer wear. You could do it with accessories, hats, whatever! I’m looking to host one here in Cape […]

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April 8, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

NoMu Poster #1: What do you think?

NoMu Poster #1: What do you think?

I’ve received my first entry for the NoMu Poster Competition and I think its great!What do you think?And…can you do better? Megan’s Pose…but is it art?

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April 5, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

GHD South Africa = Brand Win!

GHD South Africa = Brand Win!

              Me. Without a GHD. On the way to the airport for a week in Joburg, I got a sick, empty feeling right in the pit of my stomach. You know the one… your entire tummy feels ice cold and like it just dropped in turbulence. Winding along the coastal road toward the airport, eyes […]

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March 31, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Its here! Its here! My NoMu Poster is here!

Its here! Its here! My NoMu Poster is here!

A new month, the possibility of a new life. Imagine this: A life of eating and drinking for free all over Cape Town. Breakfasts and dinners and #realbeer and shooters. A life of guest lists for you and your friends at your favourite club. VIP at gigs and “meet the band”. Having your hair done […]

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Say Goodbey To Your Childhood

Remember waking up early on a Saturday morning, grabbing a ginormous bowl of cerial, a blanket, and settling onto the couch for a morning of cartoons? Remember the branded sunglasses, the CD’s, the Market Day’s? Remember the Jenna’s, the Candice’s (now Cahndeece), the Josh’s? I’m talking about your childhood here! Your memories of being able […]

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March 30, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

WIN! This rad dress from SAMSARA

WIN! This rad dress from SAMSARA

SAMSARA is a Cape Town brand that recycles, while making fashion! Samsara designer, Simone, uses vintage mens shirts to make her beautiful shirt dresses! So basically, she’s saving the planet, and saving our asses. Good girl! Have a look at this bad boy: I Want To Be On You!!- Shirt Dress Samsara is available at […]

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March 30, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

TAILSOFAMERMAID goes viral. (Not quite)

TAILSOFAMERMAID goes viral. (Not quite)

Here at Tailsofamermaid, we (I) work really hard (not really) at getting our faces (mine) into the media (not). We tastefully bombard all the “right people” in order to get our names (Natalie Roos) on the lips of the masses (in the back of their minds). Look what we have achieved: This week our MD […]

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March 29, 2011   /   by natalie   /  

Make Up Lessons For You Everyone!

Make Up Lessons For You Everyone!

Whenever I do any one’s make up, I get this from them “Aw, I wish I could have you at my house all the time. You could live in my kitchen cupboard like that old lady in that Fatti’s and Moni’s ad and do my make up every morning, hahaha.” I of course, laugh like […]

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