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Canberra's got style

16/05/2012 by Rahima Saikal

Lovers of fashion and anything style worthy living in Canberra can finally breathe a sigh of relief. ACTStyle has been born and they are going to bring exciting fashion events to Canberra to celebrate Canberra’s fashionistas and local talent.


Italian Elegance

02/05/2012 by OutInCanberra

Gertrude Boutique in Manuka is unique even amongst a suburb of quirky, original fashion outlets. Located on Bougainville Street in the popular dining and shopping area, Gertrude is a welcoming abode among shops better known for price tags than service.


Expert style advice

24/04/2012 by OutInCanberra

On Sunday 22nd April 2012, Westfield Belconnen was graced with the presence of four high profile fashionista’s and as these talented women sat on a style panel, they solved all of Canberra’s pressing fashion questions. The panel included television personality Charlotte Dawson, Executive Editor of Who Weekly, Kate Halfpenny and two of Westfield Belconnen’s top resident stylists Trish Murray and Janette Lenk. Together, they all demystified the latest style trends and explained how time poor, budget conscious professional women can achieve this season’s latest looks.


Fashion at Westfield

11/04/2012 by OutInCanberra

Satisfy your sartorial taste buds and get your Autumn/Winter fashion fix at Westfield Belconnen next week with seven days of free events. From Monday 16th until Sunday 22nd April, celebrate all things fashion with a range of fashion fixes and inspiration. From Monday until Wednesday, the Westfield Belconnen Style Lounge (located level 3 outside Glue) will come alive with tips and tricks for mastering this season’s style secrets. Learn how to curl your hair like a pro or apply make-up with flawless perfection.


A style to suit

21/03/2012 by OutInCanberra

John Hanna has been refining the look of Canberra men for more than 30 years. The store encompasses global chic with brands such as Versace Classic, Cantarelli of Italy and Strellson. But despite being home to some of the biggest international fashion houses, John Hanna is still a unique Canberra experience. John Hanna himself still manages the store and is there to greet and assist his many guests. His staff are phenomenal and expertly trained, without ever getting out a tape measure they can find the perfect suit and size for you.


Simply bliss

07/03/2012 by OutInCanberra

Trisensa is a brand new oriental day spa right in the heart of Kingston. Oozing Zen, relaxation and comfort, Trisensa is the place to visit and de-stress. Trisensa’s motto is ‘Bangkok meets Budapest’ which is a mix of their Eastern massages and body treatment and their organic skincare range, Eminence, from Hungary. Eminence is exclusive to Trisensa and they stock the entire range.


Your six favourite beauty secrets

29/02/2012 by Rahima Saikal

We went on the search for six of the most luxurious and indulgent pamper parlours around Canberra. Sibu Beauty: Sibu Beauty in Nicholls, Gungahlin is a local gem. The staff at Sibu think it is important for people to take time out of their busy schedules and receive some pampering every once in a while. The therapists are trained to a high standard and believe that it is all about creating an experience for the customer.


Making things desirable

22/02/2012 by OutInCanberra

Tucked away in the heart of Manuka, those in the know have been enjoying the worldly fashion delights of Things of Desire (T.O.D) for more than 13 years. Established photographer and stylist, Alan, and his counterpart Angela - an Emily Mc Pherson Fashion Design graduate, are the dynamic duo behind this gem of a store. Both avid and passionate travellers, the two are known for roving across the globe and seeking out exclusive, mainly European brands for those true female fashionistas of Canberra.


The Myer Face of Canberra Racing

15/02/2012 by OutInCanberra

Voting for the Myer Face of Canberra Racing is now OPEN. Vote Now! This year has seen a record number of entrants to the competition. Choose your favourite entrant and cast your vote for the 2012 Myer Face of Canberra Racing. The competition winner will receive a total prize pool worth over $10,000.


An Enchanted Evening


Enchanté Bridal and Formal Wear presents An Enchanted Evening. This premier fashion runway show and launch is taking place at Rydges Lakeside on Thursday 23rd February 2012 at 6.30pm. 'An Enchanted Evening' invites you to enjoy a sophisticated evening of luxury, indulging in canapés and champagne at the pre-event drinks, followed by the runway show of breathtaking gowns for every occasion, commencing at 7.00pm.