DJ der Guten Laune in Sydney!

The German DJ of good moods, DJ der Guten Laune has landed in Sydney to throw his free-and-easy life-loving beats down for passers-by alongside a little surprise that is in store for Sydneysiders on their lunch break… In collaboration with ING Direct Australia, the vivacious Einstein doppelgänger of a German DJ has reached his retirement and in […]

Spring Racing. Did someone say ‘drinks’?

line up of all kinds of bottles of alcohol

The time for Spring Racing prep is here. Get the suit out of the cupboard, polish the shoes, purchase the new dress, place some odd-looking piece of millinery in your hair, the whole kit ‘n’ caboodle. But for those who’re playing it low-key and playing host either at home or out, planning what to wear is […]

The House of Suntory Exclusive Takeover

There is in Brisbane a little stomping ground called Sake. This year, it hosted a party for Japanese whisky manufacturer Suntory, as part of their House of Suntory Exclusive Takeover series of events. It went off without a hitch and enlivened Brisbane, welcoming it to the fold of a series of nationwide events, introducing consumers to […]

Advanced Style

Move over Kate Moss, the entire Kardashian clan and Olivia Palermo – what is a style icon, anyway? There are a bunch of women in New York City, the fashion and style capital of the world, whose aptitude for and passion in fashion and style far outweigh these younger models whose names are bigger than the […]

Dish’d Food Store by Jacques Reymond

One of the country’s most renowned men in a white gown, Jacques Reymond, has put his name behind another set-for-success business that has outshone most of its competitors already. The name? Dish’d. It takes home ordering of food and food products to a whole new, gourmet level that up until recently has largely been unseen. […]

Harrolds X Artioli made-to-measure

The Artiolis are a prominent Italian family, made so by their pioneering of handcrafted shoe development through the 20th century. Severino Artioli handed down his skills and knowledge to his descendants, Vito and Andrea, both of whom have carried on the namesake and skill of the predecessor. Their strong lineage has resulted in the worldwide […]

Almost Naked Models ride a Water Slide

Nude models plus water. General Pants recently thought it’d be a good idea to combine the two in a new contemporary interpretation of what it means to hold a runway show of new season swimwear released in stores this month. With DJ Andy Murphy doing his thing, male and female models took to the slide… […]

Friday Nights is back for The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier

The National Gallery of Victoria will be the only Australian venue for The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk exhibition, which this October will launch itself into the gallery, showing some of the designer’s finest work. The exhibition will feature more than 140 superbly crafted garments, in addition to photographs, sketches, […]

So who is ‘Boohoo’?

There’s this one guy who works at Boohoo by the name of Shane Chin. He’s the senior menswear designer at Boohoo and is a fella who has kicked goals since joining its ranks. He’s working hard to reinvent the perception of fashion and style we all tend to have in the backs of our minds […]

Spring Racing taking us to Germany

Never before have I wanted to strap on my lieterhosen and slap my thighs quite as hard until now, when I discovered that this year’s Emirates Marquee theme at the birdcage is based on Germany. Playing on the cultural diversity of Germany and amping-up the fairy-tale influence of the country thanks to its ancient castles and […]

Melbourne, Paris or Provence?

Who needs to go to France when you get the best bits in Melbourne? As nice as that would be to say permanently, it’s a bit of a transient thing this November with the fifth year return of the President Cheese Paris to Provence Festival taking place at Como House, celebrating all the good things […]

Great Dane moves to Sydney

By Claudia Wood.  It’s easy to spot the Great Dane showroom in Sydney: the glistening floor to ceiling windows at the shop front are bursting with light, illuminating a world of Scandinavian luxury. You can’t help but be impressed as your draw closer to the refurbished showroom and are met by two stoic and elegant, […]