New Shanghai at Emporium Melbourne

If every other Chinese restaurant in Melbourne shut down, there wouldn’t be a problem. New Shanghai would be there to clean-up and keep not just its customers happy, but any and every Chinese-influenced cooking fanatic, newbie or afficionado brimming with gastronomic pleasure. Their menu is out of control: huge, widely optioned, vastly influenced and incredibly tasty. […]

7 For All Mankind Loves Movember

Capitalising on all the hype generated around the opening of Melbourne’s newest and prettiest shopping centre – Emporium Melbourne – Californian legendary retailer, 7 For All Mankind has landed. Timed perfectly to coincide with the country’s annual Movember awareness campaign, raising awareness for men’s health and prostate and testicular cancer, the7 For All Mankind store has […]

124 Shoes, an evening with Mr. Preventi

By Aleczander Gamboa.  I always love it when designers and labels collaborate together, as they always manage to create something astounding and alluring. If you’re in the same boat as me, then you’ll be happy to know that founder of Preventi Shoes, Sauro Doria a.k.a Mr. Preventi, has unveiled a special limited edition men’s and […]

Coach’s new man

Coach is reinventing its own way forward. With the introduction of new creative director Stuart Vevers, Coach is on a new path and turning away from the brand that most people know (and kind of cringe to), toward a more positive, lifestyle-focused retail brand whose product speak to a multitude of levels in the everyday […]

Royal Selangor opens at Emporium Melbourne

When you think of Royal Selangor, it’s hard to steer away from the visual of the people that it naturally attracts: folks of good taste whose preference for the finer things in life go hand-in-hand with the way they live, shop and decorate their homes and kitchens. It’s also only too easy to forget the fact […]

Brooks Brothers Graces Australia

Established in 1818, Brooks Brothers was the first to offer ready-to-wear clothing and has continued throughout history with iconic product introductions and being to go-to of American presidents. Now 195 years later, it’s made its debut in Australia and the reception has been every bit as good as they’d’ve hoped. Opening at Melbourne’s latest and […]

UGG Australia

Bet you didn’t know that UGG Australia is owned by an American retailer, Deckers Outdoor Corporation. Or that they sell kids’ shoes, men’s shoes and clothes for everyone. You learn something new everyday, and such it seems, are the benefits of walking into the newest store of the brand that has popped-up on Lt. Bourke […]

Melbourne’s Emporium Officially Opens

In as camp a display of glitter, confetti, colour and whimsy as you’d imagine from the 50s, legendary Australian master of the big screen and theatre worldwide, Baz Luhrmann let 1500 Melburnians and a plethora of other random folks play in his fantasy world. And what a world it was. Melbourne’s Emporium held its official […]

Ted Baker opens at Melbourne’s Emporium

The one thing I love most of all about Ted Baker London is that they put so much time and energy into their store designs and outlays. Their latest one is no exception. After the debut of their Brisbane store earlier this year, which was themed around astrology and star gazing thanks to Sir Thomas Brisbane, their […]

Ted’s new store takes to the tracks

Since coming to the country in 2004, Ted Baker London has been kicking goals and growing as quickly as each year will take it. If you’re not familiar with the brand, it’s quite surprising because its presence has grown from two small Victorian stores  in its Australia-New Zealand arm only a few years ago to a […]

Topshop Topman Emporium

Why do we love Topshop? Because Topshop loves us. It was never really any secret that Topshop would be a smash hit amongst the Australian market when it first landed in Melbourne as a first port-of-call in about 2012. Since then, they’ve seen the benefit of having a hefty presence in one of the country’s […]

Topshop’s New Ambassadors

With a new twist, Topshop Topman welcomes three new ambassadors to join their three new friends of the brand in bringing a counter-seasonal collection of Topshop and Topman goodies to Melbourne’s third store in Melbourne and largest store overall. At Melbourne’s new shopping haven Emporium Melbourne, Topshop will soon throw open its doors to an over […]