Win: A Bamboo digital ideas, notes and sketches folio

Back before computers took over our lives, they all thought a paperless office was the way of the future. That’s totally not the case these days with more junk being printed than ever but that’s why the likes of the Bamboo folio by Wacom is such a great invention – no paper! It’s a digital notepad […]

6 best yoga destinations around the world

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Yoga is good for you! Can’t touch your toes? Do yoga. You’re a stressed out mess? Do yoga. Feel like a plank of wood? Do yoga. You get the gist. Booking.com has put together a list of some wonderful top picks for the world’s most stunning and rejuvenating destinations on the planet to do all the […]

The ultimate guide to a quality feed in Sydney, Smudge Eats

Smudge Eats Sydney book

Whether you’re hungry, thirsty or just want something new to try, the Smudge Eats ‘Flavours of Sydney‘ book is the ultimate bible to it all. It’s the product of Smudge Publishing whose Sydney and Melbourne offerings pick apart the best of what each city has to offer and puts it out there to the world […]

Wanna try microdermabrasion? Well now you can do it at home

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Take a good, long look at your face. Scared of what you see? If you are, chances are others are, too, so you’d better start seriously considering investing in a tool like the Silk’n ReVit microdermabrasion tool for you to fix it all at home. As the name suggests, the tool is ideal for saving you […]

Recipe: Margherita pizza with prosciutto and wild rocket

Da Mario Rosebery prosciutto pizza recipe

Da Mario is one of Sydney’s finest Italian food restaurants that know how to make a terribly good pizza. Just read about how amazing they are here. Here’s the recipe to make their margherita con ruchetta e crudo pizze.  Preparation time: 15 minutes Cooking time: 25 minutes Ingredients: (For 1 pizza (approx. 270g dough ball)) 160g flour 100mL water […]

Meet the Drag Queen: Karen From Finance

Karen From Finance drag queen 1

Karen is no ordinary queen. Yeah, sure, she puts on wigs, paints her face, pads-in her womanly bits with endless metres of foam; but it’s what lies beyond the façade and beneath the exterior that truly shifts what it means to be a drag queen in Melbourne’s growing scene. The on-stage persona of Richard Chadwick, […]

Nokia is back but not in a way you might think

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If your fondest memory of your Nokia is the indestructible Nokia 3315, then pay attention, ‘cos your wonderful world of mobile phones is about to implode. Nokia is back with its latest iterations of mobile handset and it’s life itself. The Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 have been announced in Australia, meaning that […]

The Sony Xperia XZ just got a tonne better

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Sony Mobile has gone out with the availability of its latest and greatest handset, the Sony Xperia XZ Premium and it’s brilliant. The latest addition to the Xperia X series family, the Xperia XZ Premium is available now in heaps of colours and coming in at a price that’s affordable enough ($1099), meaning it’s a handset […]

International opera stars to perform in unique Canberra gala

State Opera House of Saarbrucken Canberra

For the first time in Canberra, six international guest artists from the State Opera House of Saarbrücken in Germany will perform an exquisite repertoire with the Canberra Symphony Orchestra on 8 July only. This extraordinary international artistic collaboration between Australia and Germany promises to be an epic concert event. The Gala features world-class opera stars […]

Australian highlights from Pitti Uomo

Pitti Uomo 92 Immagine Italy menswear designers

Pitti Uomo 92 is the yearly men’s fashion and style gathering in Italy that draws stylish dudes from all walks, right out of the woodwork. It’s like sartorial heaven and a ream for buyers. This year from June 13-16, there was a strong Australian label presence that attracted some great attention from the likes of Isetan, Bergdorf […]

Recipe: Tia Mint Americano cocktail

Coffee Cocktails

A refreshing Tia twist on the classic Americano. Preparation: 10 minutes Servings: 1 Ingredients: 50mL Tia Maria Double shot espresso 10mL sugar syrup 6 mint leaves Splash of sparkling water Method: In the cocktail shaker add Tia Maria, espresso, sugar syrup, mint and ice. Shake well and double strain over cubed or crushed ice in a highball […]

Why you need to try the new Metaxa 12 Stars

Metaxa 12 Stars silhouette

Greek, smooth and strong, Metaxa 12 Stars is the stuff of your dreams. Well, maybe not all of your dreams but while Achilles is still moaning about his heel, Metaxa 12 is likely to outpace his place in your heart. Created in 1888 by the man Metaxa himself, this nectar holds more power and mystery […]