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    WIN: a wine hamper by French Vine

    Because wine is good for any part of all year, French Vine is giving you the chance to win a wine hamper to keep, throw a party with or just drink alone in a dark room. Up to you. French Vine is a new luxury online wine destination of wines curated by former Wallaby player […]

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    Christian Dior celebrates 70 years of haute couture only at NGV Melbourne

    Stop what you’re doing – the highly-anticipated Dior exhibition has landed in Melbourne. To celebrate seventy years of haute couture, the House of Dior has treated Melburnians with an exquisite never-before-seen exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria. From the outset, prepare to be dazzled and stunned. MORE: Take a look back at the exquisite Viktor […]

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    What to expect with Clear + Brilliant laser resurfacing on your face

    If you’re afflicted with blackhead pimples, acne scarring, sunspots, fine lines or just want to hit the reset button on your face for no reason other than you want to look fresh again, then Clear + Brilliant at All Saints Skin Clinic in Double Bay is for you. Most of us have heard of fraxel laser procedures […]

LIFESTYLE

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The London Hotel in Paddington does pub food well

Known for its casually friendly and welcoming vibes and heritage aesthetic, the London Hotel in Paddington is a favourite with locals. Now, thanks to the efforts of the Cantonese-inspired Chinese restaurant upstairs called the East London, the pub has been given a breathe of fresh, live-giving air, coupled with its striking menu of simple, but […]

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Good Food Month Sydney: Food and fitness with Shannon Dooley

It’s not often you think aerobics and food would fit well together, right? That is, until you meet Shannon Dooley, the cardio-loving, lycra-clad aerobics-lover who thought it’d be a wild idea to combine her favourite pastime with food in October’s Good Food Month, Sydney. Talk about a revolution. MORE: Dan Hong and Mitch Orr are […]

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Specsavers launches an eyewear collection with Balmain

If there’s one thing we all know and love Specsavers for, it’s their consistently flooring collaborations with designers, celebrities and brands that set them apart from the rest. Remember Kim Cattrall, anyone? General chills with my mate Kim Cattrall ??? @kimcattrall #samanthajones #satc #sexandthecity #specsavers #apparentlyiamfunny @specsaversaustralia @thebutlersydney @heathermurphyinstagram ? @ariellets A post shared by […]

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4 ways to make the most of spring this season with Koi Dessert Bar

We all love spring because of the sunshine, blue skies, blossoming flowers and new menus in our favourite restaurants. But what about desserts? That’s where the likes of Reynold Poernomo really shine, thanks to their creativity with what the most sensational of seasons has to offer. MORE: Ever wondered what it’s like inside Koi Dessert […]

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It’s been 10 years since the saddest day for opera

Back in 1983, Dame Joan Sutherland – after who the Sydney Opera House’s largest theatre is named – and the world’s most famous tenor, Luciano Pavarotti joined forces to bring crowd to tears. Some 27 years before, Opera Australia was founded to occupy the Sydney Opera House and take-on the world’s operatic stage. It’s been […]

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Graham Norton now makes his own wine for Cellarmasters – and it’s good!

Graham Norton – the name we all know and love from the comedy talk show by the same name – has decided that’s now time in his long and fruitful life to branch out further afield. And everyone’s glad he did. He’s lent his name to the world of oenology, turning his no doubt well-refined […]

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Good Food Month Sydney: Celebrate with Dan Hong and Mitch Orr

October in Sydney is Good Food Month, so there’s heaps to excited (and hungry) about! For the whole month, the city will come alive with so many offerings for food and bev lovers the city-over, it will be like World Class Cocktail Week all over again, only with less hangovers. Two pretty sensational names in […]

March into Merivale 2017

There’s a new flower shop right in the city at Palings by Merivale

Palings Flowers is here, bringing a bespoke flower service in the heart of the CBD. Located next to Lorraine’s Patisserie in the ivy Sydney laneway, Palings Flowers is open for business as of early September, heralding a vibrant season for Merivale, with an exciting series of events, activations and experiences across its ever-expanding portfolio of venues. This […]

Australia’s first Oktoberfest German bier parades are here

Get ready for the biggest Oktoberfest party outside of Bavaria during six weeks of celebrations at Munich Brauhaus, Bavarian Bier Cafe? and The Bavarian beginning on Saturday, 16 September. The annual festivities begin at midday at Munich Brauhaus The Rocks in Sydney, Munich Brauhaus South Wharf in Melbourne, and Bavarian Bier Cafe? Eagle Street Pier […]

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The East London Paddington is an east-west fusion that will blow your mind

The London Tavern in Paddington is one of those locals’ hideaways that up until recently, stayed that way. It’s tucked away off the beaten path, conveniently on a corner, isn’t massive, but is nice enough to want to go to and consists of a pub on the ground floor and a sensational Cantonese and generally […]