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November 23, 2014

6 Spring Wardrobe Essentials

15/08/2014 by Jemma Mrdak

Have you noticed that Canberra days are becoming slightly warmer (or is it just me)? Either way, Spring certainly is on its way, and it is most definitely my favourite time of the year. Not only are beautiful flowers in full bloom, and the air noticeably warmer; but Spring fashion is also simply glorious! The warmer months can quickly catch up to us, so in order to avoid being the only one left wearing thick turtle necks and thermals, I have gathered 6 Spring Wardrobe Essentials that YOU need to immediately add to your wardrobe.

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Help! I Hate My Man's Beard!

14/08/2014 by Department of Deportment

Dear Department of Deportment, My boyfriend is 25 years old and has grown himself a beard and, well… I really hate it. The problem is that he’s really proud of his flourishing follicles, and insists on telling everyone within earshot about every little detail of his beard as though it’s his first-born child. How can I convince him that being fashion-forward is not the ‘way forward’ for our relationship? Many thanks, Miss Gillette ____________________________________________________________ Dear Miss G,

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Canberra Outlet Centre Spring Giveaway

12/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Have a look in your wardrobe. Go on! What’s the one item of clothing you love? The one thing that is threadbare, worn out and not really suited to leaving the house? Well, here’s your chance to show us this much-loved piece of clothing or accessory in an attempt to win yourself a whole new Spring Wardrobe from the Canberra Outlet Centre. It’s easy - all you need to do is the following: 1. Find a worn-out (but much-loved) item from your wardrobe. 2. Take a ‘selfie’ while wearing it.

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ANDY BULL live at Transit Bar

11/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Andy Bull is bringing his Sea of Approval national tour to Transit Bar on Thursday 11 September. Sea of Approval is an open and personal body of work. Andy's distinct voice and acoustic piano is married with synthesizers, samples, glitches and vocal layering. A masterful pop artist, he produces and plays every instrument on the record and has this to say about the upcoming tour;

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The Updated Guide to Lonsdale Street Traders

06/08/2014 by Carly Devine

For those that aren't familiar, Lonsdale Street Traders is made up of a selection of stores, each bursting with originality, and contributing to a lucky-dip experience for visitors. Here is a guide to what you can expect to find there, and make sure you spare at least a few hours to explore. Moxom + Whitney

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Recap: Honkytonks Night Market - a taste of fashion and design

29/07/2014 by Mia Carr

The first ever Honkytonks Night Market kicked-off last Wednesday showcasing local artists, designers, crafters, music records and even terrariums (minus any spiders to my relief!). Walking up towards Honkytonks, the whole vicinity was infused with the smell of Mexican spice as Honkytonks' resident DJ flooded the area with upbeat house tunes.

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The Trunk Show for Fashion-Forward Gents

23/07/2014 by Carly Devine

Two Canberra companies have joined forces to bring the fashion conscious gents of Canberra a Trunk Show this Thursday, 24 July 2014. The show will be held at the Braddon Tailors Studio showcasing bespoke suits, ties and accessories for men who know they only have seconds to make a smashing first impression.

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Are You a Stella Fella?

22/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

What kind of guy wouldn’t want to be thought of as a Stella Fella? The good news is that it’s easy – all you need to do is grab a bow tie and dress up for a night of fine food and drinks at The Loft @ Duxton on Thursday 14 August. So, what’s it all about?

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Denim Jeans by Corr Blimey.

16/07/2014 by Carly Devine

Jeans. We all love them, but for many of us it's hard to find that perfect pair. Insert Corr Blimey 'Strasse Jeans' and that love for denim comes flooding back.. Louisa de Smet, the designer behind independent Australian fashion label Corr Blimey, has come to our rescue and she is fighting the mass-production tide. She’s about to launch a new line of women’s jeans that are unique, well-made and truly local. "Yay!" we say!

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Win a Lounge Room Suite with Canberra Outlet Centre

08/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

Since DFO was rebranded as Canberra Outlet Centre in October last year, there has been a flurry of activity out at Fyshwick’s favourite discount haven. Recently one lucky Canberran walked away with a $10,000 shopping spree and, believe it or not, there are more benefits to visiting the Canberra Outlet Centre other than some super savings! Win a New Lounge Room!

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