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July 22, 2014

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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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.

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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

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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.

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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 www.frontrowsuit.com 2. Contemporary Standard www.contemporarystandard.com/en 3. Inventory Magazine www.inventorymagazine.com/updates/ 4. High Snobiety www.highsnobiety.com 5. Loot + Law

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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 www.theyallhateus.com 2. Gary Pepper www.garypeppergirl.com

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Six Fun Pieces Your Winter Closet Needs!

19/05/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Who said Winter fashion was boring? As much as you want to look hot in the winter, you may think that it's simply not possible... especially when it's minus four degrees outside! It's frustrating, but don't give up! Although it requires a bit more thought and effort to remain stylish during the winter months, it is very possible and easy to achieve once you get the hang of it. So, if you really want to snag the perfect cold weather style, throw out those old knitted sweaters already and continue reading!

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6 fashionistas to follow on Instagram

13/05/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Our pick of the most stylish Instagrammers to follow for constant fashion news, 'selfies', behind-the-scenes celeb gossip and a lot of flat-lay glamour! 1. @chungalexa Alexa Chung is the epitome of 'cool' and it shows as her Insta has over 930,000 followers. Follow for snapshots of outfits, envy-inducing adventures with fab friends across the New York and London. She narrates each pic with her signature dry wit which can also be found on www.hellogiggles.com - thanks us later for this inside goss!

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Stylish and sophisticated is.. Gertrude Boutique

07/05/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Nestled in the trendy suburb of Manuka is Gertrude, a stylish boutique for women of all ages who love to dress up and fill their closets with gorgeous quality handbags and shoes – does that sound like you? We thought so… Gertrude caters for the fashion conscious woman who wants to stand out from the crowd, show off her originality and most of all feel as great as she looks. You will find premium quality Italian handbags and shoes perfect for work, weekends and evenings inside this modern, warm and welcoming store.

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