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September 24, 2014

Floriade's Nightfest Ready to Light Up the Night

23/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

Tonight, Floriade’s Nightfest throws open the gates for what will surely be another successful season of this much-loved Canberra event. From 6.30pm until late on Saturday, you’ll be treated to comedy, magic, delicious food, amazing circus-style performances and a gorgeous view of Floriade under the lights.

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The Hustle & Scout: Twilight Fashion Market Turns One!

23/09/2014 by Carly Devine

Our favourite local twilight fashion market, Hustle&Scout, is celebrating it's birthday with a change in location, more stall holders, designers and an after-party! The fashion market is moving to a historical building never before used for a public event, Hangar #47 at Fairbairn. The market’s move from NewActon to Fairbairn was prompted after huge crowds filled the NewActon Precinct at the July market, leaving little room for visitors to shop or find a car park.

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Canberra's Best Street Artists

22/09/2014 by Sarah Pritchard

Canberra art is everywhere: climbing the buildings, sprouting out of the pavement and spreading across the walls, underpasses and even solitary utility boxes. Canberra is the multi-layered, diversely-dimensioned canvas for some very talented artists.

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Predestination - Movie Review

22/09/2014 by Sam Tremayne

I'm sitting in the cinema at Palace, there is about four other people here. The movie is great, everything about is great, but I'm sad. Why? Because the reality of the situation is most people won't see this film, in fact most people will probably never even hear of the movie Predestination and that's a real shame. Despite the American accents deceiving the scent this is an Screen Australia-funded feature with Ethan Hawke - an Australian leading at the helm, and it is probably one of the best Aussie films that has been made in years.

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2014 Lavazza Italian Film Festival

22/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

You have to admire the popularity of Italian culture. Be it cars, coffee or Caravaggio, Italy has been the source of sensual style for centuries. What better way to celebrate then, than another edition of the Lavazza Italian Film Festival?

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Beach Body - Part 2

22/09/2014 by Scott Williams

This is the second part of Scott Williams’ top tips on getting your beach-ready. For Part One, click here. Step Seven: Do Some Hanging Leg Raises. Now it's time to target your lower abs, which are also a problem area for most. Traditional crunches and sit-ups neglect to strengthen and tighten the lower part of your abs, so a focused effort is required. Hanging Leg Raises are one of the most effective ways to strengthen your abdominals. 1. Hang from pull-up bar with legs fully extended.

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How to wear mules (and look good)

19/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

The mule is officially back for spring 2014. Mules were one of the shoe trends back in the 90's, (think Carrie Bradshaw in Sex In The City). The mule has since been reinvented and updated by the chicest designers for a modern spin on their 90's counterpart. This shoe style comes in various shapes and forms, so finding a great pair won't be hard. The tricky part is what do you wear them with? Here are a couple of key lessons when slipping on this shoe for spring:

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Accessories you can't live without this season

19/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

Whether it’s an oversized bag that takes your fancy, or a decorative chunky necklace, the style savvy know the importance of accessorising. A unique way of dressing an outfit up or down, flaunting a red heel and donning the hottest pair of sunnies can make or break an outfit, and it's a great way of updating your wardrobe without spending a huge amount of money. We have seen an array of some of the hottest accessory trends on the catwalks, and we have decided to compose a list of on-trend fashion accessories to brighten up your look. A bright scarf

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Five things for the Weekend

19/09/2014 by OutInCanberra

The sun is shining and the weather is sweet. Despite a couple of cool mornings, the days are looking glorious. Get out-and-about this weekend and see the best of Canberra. 1. Style Oasis at Canberra Centre Friday from 12.00pm. Shows and sessions all weekend There’s no time like the present to go and splurge a little more than you should on a new wardrobe for spring. If you’re looking for inspirations, go no further than Canberra Centre this weekend as a series of parades and personal styling sessions show you the very best on offer for Spring/Summer 14/15.

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An Outfit For Every Occasion

16/09/2014 by Carly Devine

The Tuggeranong Hyperdome has always been my go-to mall because it's close to home and despite a few changes over the past few years it's still always had a bunch of stores I love to shop in! Here are my favourite stores to shop in according to what I need to build on in my wardrobe. Office, Weekend, Exercise, Party and Accessories - the Hyperdome has everything you need and more! The Office Look Sussan Rockmans Noni B Target A Casual Chic Weekend Look Cotton On Katie's Autograph Stylish Exercise and Work-Out Gear Cotton On Body BIG W

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