The latest sneaker store to hit Melbourne is open

JD Sports Melbourne Central THE F 6

If sneakers are your thing, then prepare to lose it. JD Sports officially opens in Melbourne today, adding to the city’s offering of quality sneaker stores for people who just don’t like dress shoes. See what they have in-store here. Peter Cowgill, the chairman and Hilton Seskin the dude who runs the company in Aus […]

The King of Trainers is coming to Melbourne

JD Sports sneakers THE F 4

Like shoes? Then now’s the time to get excited. JD Sports officially opens the doors to its first Australian store at Melbourne Central this month with limited edition and exclusive releases from the best global brands including Adidas, Nike and heaps others. They’re rolling out over 169 exclusive products; 79 footwear, 91 apparel including Adidas NMD […]

Løng Løst in a world of menswear

Casual jewelled colours, earthen tones, relaxed fits and a misfit undertone comprise the Løng Løst menswear collection. The brand prides itself on its juxtaposition of surf meets street wear, tailored to the every man with a casual eye and stylish flair. What is it? A welcoming-in of the Spring season for the relaxed, non chalant man in […]

Converse gets even cooler! Part 2

Recently one of the world’s biggest shoe makers and retailers, Converse collaborated with the Gorillaz, the band we all know and love. They did something amazing. Not only did they make shoes, but they made Gorillaz-inspired shoes. And they’re cool. Very cool. So cool, they’re next on my casual wear purchase list and I can’t wait. […]

Budding designer: The end result

I visited Melbourne Central today and nearly fainted. Not because I’m a waif and by sticking to my new ‘no food’ diet I am significantly weakened, no, I saw that placed strategically with prime position in Melbourne Central’s newest shopping precinct dubbed The Corner stood on a mannequin, my redesigned, customised, Upcycled Elwood Jeans anorak […]

Around the world in half an hour

Last Friday, the world came to Melbourne’s doorstep, suspended 20 metres above the bustling Lonsdale Street below. Thanks to Fjorde Magazine, the Fashion Capitals of the World runway graced Melbourne’s fashion scene in a celebratory gathering of international fashion and what it has to offer. The Australian Academy of Design joined forces with its overseas […]

Converse gets even cooler! Part 1

Converse and the Gorillaz are collaborating! If you’re not already, then get excited, because for those footwear obsessed of us out there, this means a whole new addition to the Converse signature Chucks range and also, some all-round cool news on the fashion and music industries. On 1 February 2012, Converse announced the launch of […]

One year of Torquing

A few weeks ago now, I went to the Fashion Torque first birthday celebration on 23 November 2011. Not only was I very fortunate to be one of the lucky few that gained a personal invitaiton from the one and only Philip Boon, but I was fortunate enough to meet and greet some of the […]

The Diesel’s a-chuggin’

Who knew there were so many rules to wearing denim? Sure as the day is sunny, not me, but there are. What are they? I haven’t the faintest recollection. I think I was so bemused by the fact that “seams can sit here, not here; pockets must stretch from here, to here; and the waistband […]