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Spotlight On: BASIK CHOCOLATES

posted by Emmy O'Neill November 16, 2017 0 comments

I love chocolate. Like LOVE LOVE LOVE chocolate.  I’ve met Krsna the creative genius behind BASIK Chocolates on many occasions this year and every time he excites me with his passion and love for delicious, honest and tasty AF food! He also brings me delicious, hand crafted chocolates that are #AnythingButBasik… so it’s no secret that I adore catching up with him to hear all about his delicious new creations. Continue Reading

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Spotlight On: Lilly + Lime

posted by Emmy O'Neill November 16, 2017 0 comments

As someone who has got more than her fair share of curves post children I am thrilled to have discovered Lilly + Lime! Swimwear that is stylish and supportive… yes please. Now I will be honest it has taken me, oh I don’t know 32 years to feel comfortable in my own skin. Ok maybe not 32 years… but I am going to say a good 20 years. I am finally ready to embrace ze curves that ‘make me me’ and make me fabulous if I do say so myself. I am so stoked to have some Lilly + Lime in my life. Today we’re chatting with Emma & Amy co-founders of Lilly + Lime; about all things swimwear, curves, embracing your body and a few cheeky Friday afternoon topics.

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Spotlight On: Christie Millinery

posted by Emmy O'Neill November 6, 2017 0 comments

We loved having a little chat with with the just darling Christie from Christie Millinery about all things Spring racing, cocktails, coffee and fashion! Now bring on the Melbourne Cup! My money is on ‘Rekindling’. Continue Reading

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Best Beginner Yoga Studios In Brisbane

posted by Emmy O'Neill November 3, 2017 0 comments

It is no secret that here at Brisbane Threads we LOVE yoga! It is great for the mind, the body and the soul. In this busy and stressful digital world we live in, having some holistic down time is always much needed!

Whether you regularly practice yoga, or you have been thinking about starting yoga for a while; finding the right studio for you is paramount to you enjoying yourself on the mat! There are so many different styles and types of classes, so it is best to try a few different ones to see which suits you. Jumping straight into a hardcore 90-minute yoga class might not be the best place to start if you have never done an asana before… So we have rounded up FOUR of Brisbane’s Best Beginner Yoga Studios. Each of these studios offer specialised beginner classes for all you budding yogis and yoginis. Continue Reading

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Are you the next W Insider?

posted by Emmy O'Neill November 2, 2017 0 comments

We are all bursting with excitement as the highly anticipated W Brand is making it’s return to Australia, opening an oh-so-freaking-fabulous-five-start hotel W Brisbane!! Brisbane this is the first five-star hotel we’ve had in the CBD in 20 years!

To celebrate the launch W Brisbane has partnered with Brisbane celebrity Abby Coleman to hunt for Australia’s first W Insider. What is a W Insider we hear you ask? Imagine a full time position, with a salary, showcasing everything that is cool about Brisbane. All the latest and greatest fashion, foodie, lifestyle finds. The W Insider is a twist on a traditional hotel concierge; but for the cool kids.  Continue Reading

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Valley Fiesta Turns 21

posted by Emmy O'Neill October 23, 2017 0 comments

We all know Brisbanites love a great street party; especially one that has been kicking around our streets for 21 years! Valley Fiesta 2017 is a free, all-ages festival which celebrates the streets, laneways, and culture of our vibrant Fortitude Valley aka The Valley. Over two days this coming weekend Friday 27th October and Saturday 28th October, Brisbane City Council will transform The Valley into the grandest Valley Fiesta yet; with food, art, music, markets, multicultural activities and fashion! Something for everyone! Continue Reading

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Oh hey there foodies and fashionistas

posted by Emmy O'Neill October 6, 2017 0 comments
Here at Brisbane Threads we love all things food and fashion. The only thing we really love more, is when food, fashion and community collide! We’re still buzzing seeing all of Brisbane’s foodies and fashionista hitting the streets of the Brisbane’s CBD for last night’s SHOP THE CITY #ShopTheCityBNE.

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Here’s looking at choo kid

posted by Emmy O'Neill October 5, 2017 0 comments

Long weekends are meant to be slow days; sleep-ins, breakfast in bed and staying in your pjs all day long. There is not much that will force me to get out of my comfortable pyjamas and wash my hair on a long weekend – well that is unless I have the chance to sip on bubbles and meet a fashion icon! I’m talking about Choo – Professor Jimmy Choo! Continue Reading

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I heart Choo. Jimmy Choo

posted by Emmy O'Neill September 29, 2017 0 comments

 

I blame Carrie Bradshaw for my unrealistic love affair with Jimmy Choo. In case you missed the whole SATC fabulousness (series box set junkie over here) Jimmy Choo is one of the most iconic shoe designers in the world! And I have to say, Jimmy Choo handbags make me go weak at the knees.  Continue Reading

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We are ready for you Riverfire

posted by Emmy O'Neill September 29, 2017 0 comments

The Fireworks that stop our city are only one sleep away! If you’re a bit disorganised like we are and still wondering how on earth it is already the end of September, well you still have time to get your Riverfire plans happening.  Continue Reading

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‘Embrace your inner German’

posted by Emmy O'Neill September 28, 2017 0 comments

Any tagline that reads ’embrace your inner German’ is always going to get me across the line. Growing up I used to hide my love of sauerkraut, spätzle, leberwurst, semmelknödel (we called bread balls) and pretzels… They were not the kind of foods that the other kids found ‘cool’ or ‘exotic’… And whist sauerkraut is on trend as a 2017 super gut food; I can honestly say I have been eating that fermented cabbage stuff for 32 years!

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