Snow essentials for serious skiiers this winter

Blue snow jackets

For most, winter means big coats, heaters and staying in doors as much as possible. For the adventurous type, though, winter is the time to come out and play. With the season upon us, we’ve compiled the best snow gear for you to grab before hitting the slopes.  Peak performance Heli Vertical Jackets These jackets […]

Watch: Jac & Jack give you a history lesson in washing wool

Washing jumpers wool line

What does the Crimean War of 1854, Colgate Palmolive, A Cross-dresser and Chris, The Lost Sheep of Canberra have in common? Wool apparently. Aussie Label, Jac + Jack and The Woolmark Company have come together to teach you how to wash wool and give you a quick modern history lesson all at the same time. […]

Styled by Stylemology

Remember when ASOS first came to Australia, we were all a bit cautious, all a little bit hesitant and some a little bit ‘wtf’ about what they were selling? New online retailer Stylemology is kind of like that, only they’re homegrown. And I mean that in a good way. They’re something new. They sell what […]

Men’s Style Workshop at Westfield Southland by me; James Banham

Men take heed. The warmer months are upon us, seasons have changed and along with them their fashions and styles. Westfield is one of Australia’s most well known names when it comes to retail, shopping, fashion and affordability, all of which recently combined for me upon my first public appearance at Westfield Southland. I was […]

Men’s Style Workshop hosted by me; James Banham

The wonderful people at Westfield are some of the country’s best in bringing affordable and higher-end fashions, brands and retailers to the masses through their plentiful shopping centres peppered around the country. They do it well. This October, the Westfield brand has been hosting fashion festivals in each of their shopping centres around Melbourne to promote […]

Post-LMFF, we welcome Salon Melbourne

We’re all still reeling from the magic and wonderment of the L’Oreal Melbourne Fashion Festival – what a time it was. So in true post-event celebratory homage to the design and divinity of the garments, beauty of the models and skills behind the people who make them so, Salon Melbourne is coming to town. Those who […]

Get ready to soil yourself

Styling dirt – and making it look good – is no easy task, let alone adding some makeup, vintage designer pieces and a whole lot of hairspray. However, budding young Melbourne stylist Iyan Difuntorum makes what many of us wouldn’t tackle, look not only easy, but desirable in what proves to be – for him – just another […]

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 […]