Article Archive

November 27, 2015

Trend Alert: 70s Fashion

25/11/2015 by Styled By Francesca

The 70’s have made a comeback in huge way this season. From flared jeans, shift dresses, lace and great prints. It’s like we have stepped back in time. I can think of 100 reasons, why this is one of my favourite trends. Obviously, I can’t share all of them.


Silly Season Savings at Westfield’s Super Saturday


Silly season is set to go off with a bang this Saturday at Westfield Belconnen and Westfield Woden. Round up the kids, friends and family and head down to Westfield for jaw-dropping discounts and festive activities. Check out the full day of events for Westfield Belconnen: Santa’s Breakfast Join Santa and his friends at 8am, Centre Court for a special Christmas breakfast. Complete with a live Christmas show. Bookings required. Kids Activities at Santa’s Workshop


Three Sixty Fashion Market is back this weekend!

18/11/2015 by OutInCanberra

In 2015, much of our lives are about economy. No, not the boring one that’s on the news every night, but the way we spend our money and the effect we have on the environment. ‘Food miles’ are a real thing, and fashionistas gather at Three Sixty Fashion Market to up-cycle and recycle pre-loved clothes. At the end of the day, it’s an economical thing to do, and this Saturday, the market returns to the Fitter’s Workshop near the Old Bus Depot Markets in Kingston for an exciting new event with a fitting show hitting the runway.


How to have a night OutInCanberra with Ikea - Part 2

16/11/2015 by OutInCanberra

Okay, so this morning we’ve told you how to get ready for a night OutInCanberra. Let us now guide you through the more delicate hours – those when you return home with a house filled with people, and the inevitable ‘morning after’. __________________________________________ Getting Home As you make your way back in through the door, kick off your shoes, put on some music and get ready to look after those who split the taxi with you.


TOMKINS + PEOPLES - putting Canberra design on the national stage.

11/11/2015 by OutInCanberra

Anyone who says Canberra doesn’t have design talent is, well, a bit loopy. Two capital designers have proven that we have what it takes to be en vogue. So much so that the two designers—designer-maker Nellie Peoples and industrial designer Sam Tomkins—have been named finalists in the Vogue Living Alessi Design Prize (Emerging Designer).


Instagrammers of the Month - November

03/11/2015 by Jennifer Marlton

Instagram can showcase local artists, Canberra’s beautiful scenery, and an insider’s guide on where to eat. Below is a list of photographers, artists and foodies that show the many different sides Canberra has to offer. _____________________________ @ross_jenkinson This local tattoo artists posts his designs, both on paper and on people. From geometric patterns to cute quokkas, this account offers something cool and different from the Canberra region. _____________________________


The Oh Happy Day! essential ingredients to the perfect event.

13/10/2015 by Carly Devine

Canberra's newest and most exciting event, Oh Happy Day! is finally here. Well, it's on Saturday, 24 October at the National Portrait Gallery - so make sure you tell all your friends and pen it in your diaries. Tell us about Oh Happy Day! Oh Happy Day is designed to help and inspire anyone interested in planning a beautiful celebration, be it a wedding, birthday, anniversary, baby shower, kids party - any special gathering! What was the inspiration behind the new venture?


Keeping Track of Racewear Trends

13/10/2015 by OutInCanberra

It’s that time of year again: Spring Carnival season! It’s the perfect opportunity to step out of your comfort zone and dress up for The Race That Stops a Nation. Over the years we have seen many-a-trend gracing Melbourne Cup Race Day at Thoroughbred Park - including classic neutrals, monochrome, lace and pastels - all tied in with accessories, high-heels, purses, fancy hats and fabulous fascinators.


The Floral Society - Canberra's online floral mecca has launched!

08/10/2015 by Carly Devine

Renee Douros has an eye for style and all things pretty. With a stand-out creative mind, the editor and publisher of Hooray! Magazine has launched The Floral Society. Think of this new project as an online net-a-porter for flowers and a floral mecca for Canberrans.


All Beauty Everything With Beauticate's Sigourney Cantelo

06/10/2015 by Carly Devine

Sigourney Cantelo is the Founder & Editor of, and former Vogue Magazine Beauty and Health Director. With over 14 years experience in the industry, she has worked with celebrities and won numerous awards for her expertise. We sat down with Sigourney to get a glimpse into her world right before she visits Canberra to lend some of her tips and tricks at her Beauty Workshop with Benefit Cosmetics this month. Tell us about your career in the beauty industry?