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October 24, 2014

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.


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.


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?


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!


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!


Style: Primped and Pampered at Style & Beauty Within

30/06/2014 by Carly Devine

One of the first to open for business inside Mode 3 on the trendy Lonsdale Street in Braddon was the super chic hair and beauty salon, Style & Beauty Within. The salon is run by passionate Mother and Daughter duo Belinda and Rachel Morgan, whom have both been in the business for more than 20 years combined and have worked with a number of high profile people such as Ruby Rose and Erin McNaught.


What's Your Personal Style? Take the quiz...

20/06/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Following the latest trends can be tricky if you haven't defined your personal style. There is nothing worse than purchasing a new garment because it looked good on someone else, only to get it home and it not be what you imagined… at all! Take this short quiz to find out if you are a classic, edgy, girly or boho girl? 1. Which online store would you prefer to spend $500? a) David Jones b) Australian Designer/Label c) ASOS d) eBay 2. Which place would you most like to take a holiday? a) New York b) Berlin c) France d) Bali


Local Fashion Trail Event at Lucky's

17/06/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Join us for a fabulous event showcasing some of Canberra’s best local businesses in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle industries. From vintage threads to high fashion style, Canberra has a lot to offer. The Local Fashion Trail event is the perfect opportunity to get to know some of the best of our brands and boutiques. The inaugural event is taking place in the warm and friendly atmosphere of Lucky’s, which is a part of the amazing QT Hotel, and will feature live models introducing a runway show with a twist.


Top 10 Men's Fashion Blogs

03/06/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Last week we shared our Top 10 Fashion Blogs for Women's Style and this week we've compiled a list for the guys (in no particular order)! Get ready to become more fashion conscious after you take a peek into the lives of these Men who have made it possible to obtain great style advice and the opportunity to shop online! 1. Front Row Suit 2. Contemporary Standard 3. Inventory Magazine 4. High Snobiety 5. Loot + Law


10 Fashion Blogs We Adore!

28/05/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Fashion Bloggers are on the rise big time and we love it! Apart from taking over our social media channels with pictures of their fabulous, jet-setting lifestyles and gorgeous outfits including high fashion flat-lays - every single day - we also love to make sure we do our bit and actually check out their blogs on the www. Here are the 10 Fashion Blogs we have adore: 1. They All Hate Us 2. Gary Pepper