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  • MBFF Brisbane Is Coming

    Posted by Teagan West on Apr 23, 2014

    My fellow Brisbane fashion enthusiasts, you can now rejoice – the dates for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Brisbane have been announced and I ...
  • Undress Runways Gold Coast Competition!

    Posted by Danielle on Apr 21, 2014

    The countdown is on! On the 26th of April, Undress Gold Coast invites you to step into the wonderful world of sustainable fashion. Undress Gold ...
  • New food: The Imperial

    Posted by Teagan West on Apr 21, 2014

    Another premium Asian-inspired restaurant has joined Brisbane’s growing foodie scene -  this time it's The Imperial, located in the Riverside Quarter on ...
  • The Olive Life

    Posted by Teagan West on Apr 18, 2014

    Olive enthusiasts take note, and don’t eat another olive until you know about new kids on the olive block – The Olive ...
  • The Top 16 Vintage Clothing Shops in Brisbane

    Posted by Danielle on Apr 17, 2014

    You know, I knew Brisbane's vintage scene was solid... but I didn't realise just how impressive it was until putting together this ...
  • Easter At LUSH

    Posted by Teagan West on Apr 16, 2014

    I’ve only recently discovered the world of LUSH (I know, how can it be!?) and have yet to become a proud customer ...
  • 4 Busty Facts About Arianne on Edward

    Posted by Teagan West on Apr 14, 2014

    I caught up with Robyn Corrigan, owner of lingerie boutique Arianne on Edward, to chat all things… underwear. Due to my fear ...

MBFF Brisbane Is Coming

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My fellow Brisbane fashion enthusiasts, you can now rejoice – the dates for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Brisbane have been announced and I can barely control my excitement. Drum roll please…. This year, MBFF Brisbane will run from Monday August 25 to Friday August 29! That’s 5 full days of exciting line-ups of local and national designers and previews of THE hottest new … [Read more...]

Undress Runways Gold Coast Competition!

The countdown is on! On the 26th of April, Undress Gold Coast invites you to step into the wonderful world of sustainable fashion. Undress Gold Coast is a sustainable fashion runway show. They believe in looking good, responsibly. This event is a sunset, rooftop runway show showcasing the best in Australian sustainable fashion. When? Runway Show: 5pm Markets + Music: 3pm – … [Read more...]

New food: The Imperial

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Another premium Asian-inspired restaurant has joined Brisbane’s growing foodie scene -  this time it's The Imperial, located in the Riverside Quarter on Eagle Street in the CBD. The Imperial celebrates the flavours of modern China with a flashy menu that is just as impressive as the panoramic views of the Story Bridge and Brisbane river that sit behind floor-to-ceiling glass panels. The … [Read more...]

The Olive Life

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Olive enthusiasts take note, and don’t eat another olive until you know about new kids on the olive block – The Olive Life. The Olive Life, founded by Jo and her partner Zack, is new on the scene, but with certified organic, Queensland-grown olives, their products are one of the best in town. I know what your thinking. If they’re organic then they must be less tasty, more expensive and served … [Read more...]

The Top 16 Vintage Clothing Shops in Brisbane

You know, I knew Brisbane's vintage scene was solid... but I didn't realise just how impressive it was until putting together this list! There is literally something for everyone... cheap 'n' chic; fine jewellery, band tees; costume-worthy; collectables; shoes-to-die-for; and a whole lot of giving back, sustainability and community love x   Here are my faves.... BOXVINTAGE – West … [Read more...]

Easter At LUSH

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I’ve only recently discovered the world of LUSH (I know, how can it be!?) and have yet to become a proud customer – however this special Easter release may (read: will) change that. Instead of giving family and friends over-packaged, calorific chocolate eggs this year, treat them to a fabulous selection of LUSH’s new bath products made especially for Easter. All LUSH products are not tested on … [Read more...]

4 Busty Facts About Arianne on Edward

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I caught up with Robyn Corrigan, owner of lingerie boutique Arianne on Edward, to chat all things… underwear. Due to my fear of venturing into the city and lack of effort to try somewhere new, I had never come across Arianne on Edward before now, but I think I, and the rest of you lovely lasses, will gladly make the journey next time your up for some new intimate apparel. Here are my top 4, … [Read more...]

Laneway Learning

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Looking for something new to do? Then you should definitely check out the cheap and fun classes run by Laneway Learning – a ragtag series of evening classes that cover a number of unique subjects including knitting, beauty, photography and cooking. Classes are usually a one-off, $12 event held in buzzing Bean Café, a laneway café located on George Street in the city (right between Irish … [Read more...]

11 Instagram-worthy Brunch Spots

Welcome to our guide to Brisbane’s best brunch spots! Each of our Top 11 are gems in their own right , doing brunch a little bit differently, a little bit unique, and 100% delicious. I apologise in advance for my southside and city bias, so comment below with your favourites to the north, east and west of our fabulous city and we can all venture outside of our local area to enjoy culinary … [Read more...]

Sustainability with Harriette Hill

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“The issue of sustainability is becoming increasingly important. With the influx of fast fashion and the turn over of trends, the global scale of waste is pretty alarming,” said Claire Goldsworthy, sustainability crusader and designer of Brisbane-based label Harriette Hill. Claire dreamed up the vibrant label after developing a keen interest in design, falling in love with vintage style and … [Read more...]

Indulge Mother’s Day Designer Market

No plans for Mother’s Day? Are you looking for something that will wow your precious mum, or are you a mum looking to drop some major hits to your offspring? Whatever the case, look no further than the Indulge Mother’s Day Designer Market to be held on Mother’s Day, at Fig Tree Pocket. Event organiser and Lacorvin Accessories director Corrine Lim said, “It will be an event where you will be … [Read more...]

Skincare tips for Autumn with Bek Woodbine

As we head into the cooler half of the air (read: Brisbane’s half-hearted attempt at autumn and winter) we caught up with Rebekah Woodbine, owner of Perfectly Smooth, to talk about her top-notch salon and discuss all things beauty and skincare post summertime. Perfectly Smooth, located in Albion, has a jam-packed service menu and specialises in everything from IPL hair removal, skin … [Read more...]

Brisbane’s Food Trucks – Part Two

Just in case you missed Part One - you can find it here! Now that you know more about the exciting food truck phenomenon that is upon us, it is the perfect time to introduce you to Ian, the new owner of The Pasta Cruiser! Ian and his shiny truck serve gourmet pasta at a number of locations around the city for lunch and dinner, sometimes teaming up with Juan More Taco and its vibrant owner … [Read more...]

Brisbane’s Food Trucks – Part One

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The food truck phenomenon has finally made its way onto the Brisbane foodie scene, bringing with it insane flavours, street style cuisine, international aromas, unbeatable atmosphere and an affordable price tag. Inspired by the successful food truck scene in the US and Asian street markets, the food truck phenomenon has serious potential here in Brisbane, with many customers and budding … [Read more...]

Marie Claire Up Late – Top 10 Guide!

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I hope you don’t have any plans for this Thursday night, because you won’t want to miss the Marie Claire Up Late event! This Thursday the 3rd of April, buzzing James Street in Fortitude Valley will come alive for a special event made for Brisbane’s shopaholics and fashionistas. Hosted by the Marie Claire team, who will be roaming the street, the event includes special promotions, collection … [Read more...]