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    People are ruining the World. It’s a fact. Global warming, pestilence, the sex trade, pollution, lack of recycling… The list is endless. It’s a wonder the Earth hasn’t thrown in the towel and collapsed in on itself entirely. There was a quote in the 2008 film starring Keanu Reaves, The Day the Earth Stood Still that rings […]

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    Top 5 places to spend holidays away in NSW this January

    With forced annual leave at plenty of work places, Christmas time off and more of a reason ever to get the hell outta town for a bit for that much-needed R&R, the time to escape is now. And with so many options out there of places to go and call ‘home’ for a few days […]

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    Movie review: Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Zendaya shine in the movie of 2018, ‘The Greatest Showman’

    Remember when Baz Luhrmann teamed-up with Leonardo Dicaprio to create the big screen phenomenon that was The Great Batsby back in 2013? Well, there’s now a new production in town vying for top spot and Michael Gracy’s The Greatest Showman isn’t pulling any punches. A visually meaty, delightfully camp, dream-like colourful and musically effervescent production which makes its […]

LIFESTYLE

(Closed) GIVEAWAY: Godwin Charli men’s & women’s trenches

As you can tell, Godwin Charli is a favourite. A men’s and women’s Australian designer retailer with three stores in Melbourne whose emphasis is on a perfected clean-cut look with expert tailoring and fabrication makes for a brilliant addition to what men and women have the option of wearing. THE F recently featured a short editorial […]

A/W Men’s Style: Godwin Charli

If there’s one thing we can all use, it’s more men’s retailers. Godwin Charli is one, whose reputation for quality fabrics, styles, fits and overall looks a man who knows what’s up cannot go past. The baby of Melbourne designer and businessman Godwin Hili, Godwin Charli is a welcome star in men’s retail and style […]

Winter Warmer: Home made pies

Pie Face is that colossal pie chain that has sprouted more arms than a pod of octopi and operates essentially 24 hours of each and every day. With operations now having gone international, it’s no wonder they’re one of the most well recognised pie and fast food franchises of the time. I thought it might […]

Melbourne: The land of in-between

There’s no group of people more Melbourne-centric than those that live here. Makes sense. It’s always great to see the city as a whole put so much energy into promoting what makes Melbourne the place it is. The City of Melbourne has just launched a new campaign entitled Visit the land of inbetween, whereby they encourage […]

Test driving the MINI Paceman

When the open road beckons, a weekend out of the hustle and bustle that is Melbourne calls and the rev of a Cooper S MINI invites you to the driver seat, naturally, you go with it. So that’s what I did when MINI Australia offered their latest addition to the MINI family of seven, the […]

What’s in your Malebox?

They say money can’t buy you class, but it sure can help. It doesn’t take much for a man to cross the line between looking like rubbish and looking stylish, but it does take a lot to get them the gumption to go forth and do it. One such newfound organisation out there doing just […]

Stylish computing: The Toshiba Portégé Z10t

Launching 11 June, the Toshiba detachable Ultrabook tablet computer, the Portégé Z10t which doubles as a laptop or tablet on the Telstra Mobile Network will hit the country. I’m normally not one to be interested in IT and computing, but it’s about time the Apple iPad had a decent competitor that offered something other than just […]

Sydney’s Great Gatsby Soirée

By Michael Briones.  A celebration of an era of extravagance. There was a tremendous hype for the premiere movie of Baz Luhrmann’s take of the Great Gatsby. This weekends Soirée made no exception to let this hype decease. Rather, instead of celebrating this long awaited excitement by just simply watching it at the cinemas, we […]

A ‘MINI’ collaboration

Everyone loves a good collaboration. So when MINI came-up with the idea of getting together with six different American designers to help add an edge of funkiness to their new slant on car design, I got pretty excited. MINI has opened its very own gallery-come-showroom right in the heart of Chapel Street, Prahran, playing true […]

International Year of Quinoa

I’m not much one for fads, but I have to admit, this is one I’m now more than happy to align myself with. Recently I started for no particular reason, including the superfood we all heard so much about, quinoa, into my diet. I remember hearing and reading about it a few years back but […]