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Event Recap: Help from the underground @ Zoo Advertising Basement

20/06/2012 by Rahima Saikal

Charity fashion show ‘Help from the underground’ was held last night in the basement of the Zoo Advertising offices. More than 400 Canberrans registered for the event, with a huge $13,000 raised going to St Vincent de Paul Society for the homeless. More than a dozen Canberra businesses such as La Bimbi, Victoria’s Models and Kennards Hire (just to name a few) all joined forces with the man behind the concept, Managing Director of Zoo Advertising Clinton Hutchinson, to put on a free fashion show. These businesses all contributed their time, supplies and creativity at no cost.


Canberra's hottest fashion show

13/06/2012 by OutInCanberra

ACTStyle, Canberra’s newest quartet of fashion savvy women; are hosting La Dolce Vita, which is sure to be one of Canberra's most impressive fashion shows.


Exuding luxury

06/06/2012 by OutInCanberra

Founded in 1998, Farage has established itself for pushing the boundaries of sartorial style and craftsmanship. Built on the passions of Joe and Katy Farage, the brand has grown from its fledgling beginnings with a focus on the heritage of tailoring and handcrafted shirts into a celebrated leading Australian luxury brand.


Boutique Accessories

30/05/2012 by Rahima Saikal

Tucked away in The Canberra House Arcade in the heart of the city lies La Cobbler Shoes; the answer to every woman’s accessory dilemma. Shaen Flakelar has owned La Cobbler for 12 years and recently relocated into her beautiful new store in The Canberra House Arcade. La Cobbler stocks everything from shoes, handbags, hats, wallets and scarves to gloves, bridal wear, jewellery, hand cream and gift ideas. Shaen takes great pride in the items in store and specialises in brands such as Hogl, Pindiere, Karston, Pedro Miralles, Sempre di, Caprice, Alan Pinkus and Girogia.B.


Gok Wan coming to Westfield!

23/05/2012 by OutInCanberra

Legendary British fashion stylist, author and TV host Gok Wan is returning to Westfield to help you create the perfect winter look. Gok can give you some helpful tips and tricks, plus he may even pick you from the crowd and show you how to put together your very own look! He will be appearing at Westfield Woden on Friday 25th May, 6pm at the Centre Court, Level 1. The event is free.


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.