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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.


Black Opal Stakes

01/02/2012 by OutInCanberra

The Black Opal Stakes is Canberra's premiere race day, and this year it is linking up with the Canberra Cup to create the first ever Super Sunday event, to be held on March 11, 2012. Canberra has never seen a race event like this! This year is not only host to an amazing array of races but also steps up the excitement with a huge amount of activity off the track as well. This year your ticket includes: · Stonefield LIVE (Triple J Unearthed winners) playing sets throughout the day, as well as a 1-hour concert after the last race. · The XXXX Angels and XXXX Gold Retreat


Family man who loves to style

23/01/2012 by Rahima Saikal

Canberra's very own Adam Ciaccia of Axis Hairdressing in the City has made it into the top three finalists for the Australian Hairdressing Fashion Awards (AHFA) NSW/ACT Hairdresser of the Year Award for 2012. Adam, the nephew of Axis owner and mentor Gianni Ciaccia has come a long way since his days as being a ‘helper’ at the salon. "I started at Axis back in 1998 where I would answer the phones, run errands, that sort of thing" said Ciaccia. "I was studying Book Keeping at CIT at the time and decided to abandon that path and become a hairdresser."


The search for the Myer Face of Canberra Racing 2012

16/01/2012 by OutInCanberra

The search for the Myer Face of Canberra Racing is on again, with entries now open. So do you have what it takes? 2012 Face of Canberra Racing winner Natasha Roberts says the experience she has gained from her position has been amazing. "I've had some fantastic opportunities", Natasha said. "I hosted Thoroughbred Park Fashion TV, there was plenty of photo shoots throughout the year, and I even gained television experience, filming commercials for Club sponsors. The experience was invaluable". Natasha's title included speaking at engagements and hosting several functions.