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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.


A Little Laser

20/12/2011 by OutInCanberra

The boutique A Little Laser Cosmetic Laser Clinic has recently opened up in the Manuka Arcade. Owner Jennifer Dromgold is extremely experienced and has been in the industry for more than nine years. She uses a medical grade laser which is designed for a skin and hair rejuvenation treatment. She pays attention to her client's needs and wants to make sure that they get more value for their money. A Little Laser is for people of all ages, all skin types and for both males and females. To make a booking or an enquiry phone 6232 6629.


Canberra's future designers take to the runway

29/11/2011 by Anna O'Leary

Such is the reputation of young Canberran design talent, the annual CIT graduate fashion parade has become the biggest event on the capital’s fashion calendar.


The Vinnies Beauty Bar launches at Foreshore 2011

07/11/2011 by OutInCanberra

Launching at this year's Foreshore is the Vinnies Beauty Bar. The miniature beauty parlour will provide a place for festival-goers to pop by and get their make up touched up, hair re-straightened and panda eyes wiped away all by professional make up artists and hairdressers volunteering their time and skills. All of the services are available in return for a gold coin donation, with all funds raised going directly to Vinnies, support the Canberra and Queanbeyan community.