Article Archive

August 2, 2015

A Glam New Look For FASHFEST

31/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

In a matter of a few short weeks, the red carpet will be rolled out and glammed up guests will walk up the steps of the National Convention Centre and enter another world: The world of FASHFEST. Tickets were released only days ago, and are running hot with more than 50 per cent of VIP seats already gone.


Hustle&Scout: Twilight Fashion Market - Autumn Edition

30/03/2015 by Carly Jade Devine

Hustle & Scout is more than just a market – it's an experience, one that we have been enjoying since the inaugural market back in September 2013. Tegan McAuley, the founder of Hustle&Scout said she wanted the market to be more than just that, a market. Her vision was for the event to be an experience for the customer, a feast for the senses... it sure was, and since then it's grown bigger with each event including a partnership with The Forage, more and more designers and collectors and soon, an expansion to Hobart.


10 Staple Wardrobe Items Every Woman Must Own

26/03/2015 by Janette Lenk

Investing in the right pieces will save you time and money. It goes like this: You wake up, scan your wardrobe - looking for something to wear thinking, “All these clothes and nothing to wear?” It’s not just you, it’s a common problem. With our list of top 10 items that every woman must own, you will never be caught out with nothing to wear. Investing in chic, timeless pieces will make your life easier. You’ll know what to wear, how to wear it and feel satisfied that you have a reliable outfit for whatever occasion. Getting your staples in order


Win Movie Tickets to DIOR AND I

24/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

Dior and I, a film by Frédéric Tcheng with designer Raf Simons and his assistant Pieter Mulier, brings the viewer inside the storied world of the Christian Dior fashion house with a privileged, behind-the-scenes look at the creation of Raf Simons’ First haute couture collection as its new artistic director - a true labour of love created by a dedicated group of collaborators. Melding the everyday, pressure-filled components of fashion with mysterious echoes from the iconic brand’s past, the film is also a colourful homage to the seamstresses who serve Simons’ vision.


5 Things for the Weekend

19/03/2015 by OutinCanberra

Let’s go people! Strap yourselves in for another weekend of frenetic activity across the National Capital. Here is just a taste of what’s on this weekend. Be sure to get out there amongst it! Enjoy! 1. Canberra Comedy Festival at various venues All weekend. How many Canberrans does it take to change a lightbulb? You might find the answer this weekend as the Canberra Comedy Festival brings you some of the best stand-up artists from Australia and around the world.


Bespoke - design and fashion event this Sunday!

19/03/2015 by Janette Lenk

Not doing anything Sunday? Want to see some amazing fashion? Love New Acton? Enjoy good food and wine? If you answered yes to one or more of these then you should buy a ticket to Bespoke! "Bespoke" is a unique design event showcasing some of Canberra and surrounding regions most unique designers and retailers as well as creative talent brought to you for one night, THIS SUNDAY in A. Baker's Courtyard at the amazing NewActon precinct. What is Bespoke?


One Fine Day Wedding Fair

18/03/2015 by OutInCanberra

As a break from the traditional Wedding Fair format the team at One Fine Day are creating a truly amazing and boutique experience within the gorgeous space and grounds of Gandel Hall at The National Gallery of Australia, on the Friday 27 March from 6.00pm -10.30pm. Guests will be welcomed upon arrival with a glass of Moet & Chandon and an opportunity to meet and chat with the best wedding vendors Canberra has to offer, as well as a goodie bag worth $100.00!


Great Thai Massages

16/03/2015 by Sarah Pritchard

It’s time to think about your body, its health and its well being. We are sometimes hard on our bodies, telling ourselves to get used to small pains and pushing through them at work. Luckily for all of us, Canberra’s best practitioners of traditional Thai massage can help you with your aches and your stress. Traditional Thai Massage City Walk, City Website


Autumn Fashion Trends

06/03/2015 by Christina Roys

It’s not all bad news that summer has come to end. With the start of a new season comes new fashion and with it, new trends to try! Autumn/Winter 2015 first arrivals have now reached retailers and with the recent Fall (Autumn) 2015 runways shows at International Fashion Weeks including New York, London and Milan, there’s no better time to start scouting the collections and planning your new season look. Colour Trends


5 Minutes with Eye Candy Optical

03/03/2015 by Carly Jade Devine

Have you been to Eye Candy Optical? Located in the Mode 3 building on Lonsdale Street in Braddon, it's the only place you'll find designer, edgy and super stylish sunglasses and spectacles in Canberra. The awesome yellow couch, classic Vespa, and toy robots decorating the shelves show the fun side of optometry. Eye Candy set up shop in Braddon last year and has cemented a trendy reputation. Who is your core demographic?