The Glasshouse, QV

By Holly Thomas.  The sun shone brightly down on the QV Glasshouse for a perfectly stunning spring event as part of QV Melbourne’s Spring Uncovered festival. Hosted by Nova 100’s Lauren Brain and showcasing some beautiful evening gowns from Jason Grech, QV launched the start of spring in a beautifully decadent and very Olde – […]

Launching Fashion Aid 2013

Supporting in 2013 the Heart Kids Foundation, Australia’s annual Fashion Aid event was set to shine recently amongst a throbbing crowd of guests, designers, philanthropists and media. Again Melbourne will play host to this year’s benefit, showcasing a stunning and interesting array of designers and their work, supporting the work of Heart Kids, which improves the lives […]

Blogger profiles: Emily Collie, Melbourne Girl

Why do you blog? HI, MY NAME IS EMILY AND I’M A FASHIONHOLIC! Currently, I am supporting my fashion addiction as Editor of website, Melbourne Girl. I pursue my vigour for fashion blogging at every minute of the day I can squeeze in, because I love everything fashion & style. How did you start? My […]

New Collection: Et Al Menswear

Melbourne does one thing well: black. It kind of goes hand-in-hand with the culture of Melbourne and the fact that it’s more like the Motherland than any other place in the country (debatably). Regardless, one Melbourne-based fashion label that for a long time now has played to the strengths of Melbourne and its monochromatic ways […]

Queen Khan’s Little Red Riding Hood

Inspired by the fable of Little Red Riding Hood, Melbourne designer Dominique Khan has released her latest women’s collection. With an aesthetic that is so different to other designers, Dominique’s aim is to interact with the nostalgia and imagination of childhood, drawing her tale from children’s books. “Every one of us had a time in […]

Dressing for the colder months

Melbourne has lots that make it different to the rest of the country when it comes to style, design and aesthetic swag. One man who knows it inside and out is style icon and music aficionado DJ Andy Murphy, one of the go-tos in men’s style. I had a chance to pick his brains on […]

Hopenlife menswear

A life without hope is to cease to live. A French menswear company, Hopenlife offers something cool, something classic and something masculine for the men of France and the surrounds. Designed deliberately into three distinct categories of menswear, Hopenlife creates a range that is both classically designed, quality fabricated and appealing to a wide variety […]

The LG Tab Book and Ultrabook

Tablet computers just keep getting cooler and cooler. Recently LG unveiled its latest additions to its busting arsenal of electronic goods: two new Hybrid PC products; the Z160 and H160 Tab-Book, and the Z360 Ultrabook. According to LG, computer users are always on the hunt for innovative ways to view and consume while on the go. To address this, […]

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 […]

Fashion First series with Pip Edwards – Episode 2

Sydney never fails to disappoint. Pip Edwards with Visa Fashion First took to the streets of trendy Sydney suburb, Darlinghurst and asked the rabble they found who was wearing what and why. As the weather gets colder and the need to rug up more kicks in, seasonal trends are thick on the ground as most […]

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 […]

River Island’s S/S 13-14 Sydney showings

By Henry Ng.  River Island will soon be the talk of the town as the UK brand launches an Australian online store before it opens its first bricks-and-motar stores. Showcasing its S/S 13/14 collection (northern hemisphere) in Sydney recently, the collection was expectedly on trend with clothing, shoes and accessories to suit every occasion but also […]