Aje. in Melbourne

By Holly Thomas.  The Aje store recently launched its brand new South Yarra Boutique with a champagne and sequin filled, intimate soiree. The boutique store opened its doors with its AW14 collection, containing a flurry of sparkling party dresses, stunning leather pieces and intricately detailed leggings. Each piece featured a glamorous twist on the traditional, […]

Bikram Yoga for Men

It’s not often standing idly by will make you sweat as though you’ve just run a marathon. That is, until you walk into what feels like a 40-degree room in nothing but a modest pair of gym shorts and realise it’s quite possible and just as bizarre an experience as it sounds. Bikram yoga is […]

Le Creuset Melbourne

Its second store in Australia since making its debut in Sydney, Le Creuset has opened its doors in Melbourne’s newest retail offering, Emporium Melbourne. Allowing Australia to join the 70-plus countries around the world that sell the Le Creuset brand since its first store, Melbourne’s bigger, better, significantly brighter and impressively bolder outlet on the […]

Getting Ready for Summer: Tommy Bahama

By Claudia Wood.  Tommy Bahama is a charming, fit, middle aged man with an everlasting tan and rings that would envy royalty; or at least that’s what we like to think. The legend, who is known to have caught a 200-pound yellowfin using only a coconut shell, some broken sunglasses and the drawstring from his boardies, […]

QV Tropical Retreat

By Holly Thomas.  Melbourne winter is known to be pretty dire and can leave us seeking warmer climates around this time of year; luckily QV is on hand to offer a little bit of rest bite from this winter weather in the form of a Tropical Retreat. The Tropical Retreat is a beach themed resort sanctuary popped up […]

The Second Instalment: Marais

With no expense spared, Marais has expanded further afield to its own building on one of Melbourne’s most frequently visited shopping strips, sparing no expense in showcasing how luxurious a lifestyle and expensive a taste it strives to push onto the Melburnian market. Marais has for years ruled the roost when it comes to accessible […]

Yves Saint Laurent Movie Preview

By Aleczander Gamboa.  One of two biopics that depicts the accomplishments and downfalls of acclaimed fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent, Jalil Laspert’s version is as compelling as it is impeccably stylish both in cinematography and plot progression. The film opens in the tranquil autumn of 1957. Under the observing gaze of a young man with […]

Grace Of Monaco Preview

By Holly Thomas.  “You have come here to play the biggest role of your life, the Princess of Monaco”… The Kino Cinemas in Melbourne’s CBD welcomed viewers to its private preview screening of Grace of Monaco, directed by Olivier Dahan. Starring an array of Hollywood’s elite including Nicole Kidman, the cast stunned in this beautiful […]

On Track @ Whitehouse Institute

By Aleczander Gamboa.  In collaboration with headspace, Australia’s leading organisation in addressing youth mental health, Whitehouse Institute of Design launched the 2014 On Track charity event, aimed to highlight the importance of speaking up and seeking help when dealing with a mental health issue. Organised by the third year Styling and Creative Direction students, the […]

WSI X Lagerfeld

By Michael Briones.  Karl Lagerfeld. That’s all you need to hear (or read) to know the expectations at one of his launch events. His name goes side-by-side with quality, sophistication and fashion-forwardness together in his products, and this evening we see him launch his Summer 2014 watch collection. The new WSI Store in Sydney QVB […]

Terrace Bar @ The Sheraton Hotel

The Sheraton Melbourne is open for business and to celebrate, held a massive blow-out on its new, super stylish rooftop terrace aptly named Terrace Bar. Located at the fashionable ‘Paris end’ of Little Collins Street in the CBD, this new, boutique hotel offers 174 stylish guest rooms, a fabulous destination restaurant Little Collins St Kitchen and a variety […]

Hello Krimper

So typically Melbourne in style with the odd name to boot, Krimper is a new industrial-themed space that welcomed itself to the fold this week to a party of very important proportions. Guests loaded themselves into the 300-guest capacity venue operated by the Larger Than Life Event Agency for a party in cool-kid cocktail party […]