Category: RETAIL

7 top independent jewellery brands in London

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Journey into a world of quality metals to wear on your body, as we explore the realm of independent jewellery brands by various jewellers in the vibrant city of London.

New market in Sydney: Maroubra Beach Markets

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Nestled along the picturesque shores of Maroubra Beach, a new wave of excitement is set to sweep through Sydney’s east as the vibrant Maroubra Beach Markets make their debut on Sunday 5 May 2024. Boasting a stunning backdrop of sun-kissed sands and azure waters, these monthly markets at Broadarrow Reserve promise an indulgent mix of more than 100 stalls brimming with high-quality offerings, ranging from fresh produce to artisanal delights, fashion statements, homeware treasures, botanical wonders, creative crafts, blooming flora, and captivating art pieces. Market enthusiasts can tantalize their taste buds at the onsite dining areas, savoring delectable treats from a diverse array of hot food vendors. For those with a passion for sustainable shopping, a dedicated section showcasing vintage and recycled goods awaits, providing a treasure trove of eco-friendly finds to explore and cherish. Initiated by the Randwick City Council in collaboration with esteemed market provider Cambridge Markets, these seaside markets aim to foster community spirit and invigorate the local economy. Randwick Mayor Philipa Veitch lauds the markets as a vibrant addition that not only brings the residents together but also beckons visitors from afar to immerse in the coastal charm of Maroubra Beach. Mayor Veitch expresses, “The Maroubra Beach markets will not only enliven our outdoor spaces but also create a recurring event for our community to eagerly anticipate each month, enticing Sydneysiders to discover the beauty of our beachside suburb.” Director of Cambridge Markets, Madelienne Andersen, echoes the sentiment, hailing the beachside location as the perfect setting for a monthly celebration of… Read More

Jac+Jack have a new range of quilts with Two Good Co.

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Social enterprise Two Good Co. has once again partnered with the esteemed fashion brand, Jac+Jack, to unveil a special edition quilted blanket collection aimed at providing warmth and comfort to those who need it the most. This remarkable collaboration, marking their second liaison, continues to champion an innovative “buy one, give one” scheme. With every purchase from this line, an identical blanket is donated to a woman finding solace in a shelter, in a heartwarming attempt to extend support and nurturing to those in distress. Rob Caslick, the visionary founder and CEO of Two Good Co., passionately expressed the foundational belief underpinning this initiative, stating, “We believe that love and respect can change the course of someone’s life. All of our Good Things are designed to remind women that they are worthy and loved, and this collection is no exception.” This sentiment is wholeheartedly endorsed by their partners at Jac+Jack, with co-founder Lisa Dempsey adding a personal touch by sharing her hopes for the recipients, emphasizing that these blankets should serve as a symbol of care, equality, and the sheer importance of every individual. The collection draws inspiration from the traditional Indian Razai quilts, employing the unique technique of Kantha to stitch together layers of incredibly soft, muslin-like cotton, ensuring optimal warmth. The choice of an exaggerated quilting pattern alongside a classic colour palette of pale grey and off-white, characteristic of Jac+Jack, infuses a modern twist into these time-honoured methods. Each blanket is presented in a quirky, dip-dyed muslin bag available in either lilac or… Read More

THE ICONIC’s ‘Shop that stops the nation’ turns shopping into a winning game

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Get ready to celebrate with THE ICONIC as it turns 12! This leading fashion and lifestyle platform in Australia and New Zealand is set to paint the town red with its unique birthday bash, ‘The Shop That Stops The Nation.’ Giving you a thrilling 1 in 3 chance* of unwrapping a surprise gift, we invite you to start curating your Wishlist today and join the festivities! Mark your calendars for Friday, September 29, 2023. On this day, THE ICONIC will be throwing a birthday party like no other. From its humble beginnings in 2011 as a disruptive startup, THE ICONIC has soared to become one of Australia’s most trusted online platforms, revolutionising the shopping experience for its 2.2 million customers. As a token of gratitude for their loyal patrons, on that special Friday, ‘The Shop That Stops The Nation’ will quite literally STOP the clock for two minutes every hour from 7 am to 7 pm. During these golden moments, 1 in 3* lucky shoppers will receive a surprise credit on their ICONIC account to splurge on their Wishlist items. But wait, there’s more! As part of this grand celebration, participants stand a chance to be randomly gifted coveted items like ghd Platinum Hair Straighteners, Olaplex hair care, Peter Thomas Roth skincare, Benefits cosmetics, and a plethora of other surprises. To add to the excitement, a colossal clock will be showcased at the Overseas Passenger Terminal, North Wharf, subtly hinting at the time stoppage. Not in the city? No worries! The clock will be live-streamed… Read More

Discover Ultimate Comfort with EVERAU Men’s Cloud Slippers from Ugg Express

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Experience the epitome of comfort and style with the EVERAU Men’s Cloud Slippers, now available at Ugg Express. Crafted with premium quality materials, these slippers are designed for those who value comfort as much as style in their everyday wear. The Cloud Slippers are made with a plush sheepskin lining, offering an unparalleled level of warmth and cosiness. This natural insulation, coupled with a soft cushioning, provides a heavenly underfoot feel, making you feel like you’re walking on a cloud. Whether you’re enjoying a lazy Sunday or working from home, the Cloud Slippers are the perfect companion to your relaxation moments. One of the standout features of the EVERAU Men’s Cloud Slippers is the Suede upper, lending a touch of elegance to these comfortable shoes. The sturdy rubber sole enhances durability, promising long-lasting comfort. So, they’re not just comfy to wear, but also ready to stand the test of time. The EVERAU Men’s Cloud Slippers from Ugg Express ($35) are available for purchase online at Invest in a pair today and experience the luxury of comfort and style. Once you slip into these, there’s no turning back. WIN a pair of your own EVERAU Men’s Cloud Slippers from Ugg Express Entries close 11.59pm AEDT, 1 September 2023. Ts & Cs. Loading…

Pip Edwards does Asics: PE Nation’s fusion of performance and style

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ASICS, the renowned sport performance brand, and fashion-forward Australian label, P.E Nation, delightfully announce the latest step in their thriving partnership — a dynamic, court-inspired, head-to-toe collection. This much-anticipated release follows the remarkable success of the first two ASICS x P.E Nation collections. With over 20 unique pieces, the latest collection harmoniously fuses ASICS’ sportstyle heritage with P.E Nation’s signature retro sport lens. The goal is simple yet ambitious: to deliver functional, stylish designs that serve as the ultimate all-day uniform for any on and off court moment. The capsule collection features a wide array of items — from skorts, leggings, and zip jackets to sports bras and cycle shorts. Each piece encapsulates the iconic sportstyle essence of both ASICS and P.E Nation, designed to cater to the urban everyday athlete’s wardrobe needs. However, the true showstopper of the collection is the updated ASICS EX89™ MT sneaker, available in two captivating colourways, Black/Glacier Grey; and Pearled Ivory/Burro. The ASICS EX89™ MT x P.E NATION sneaker is a perfect blend of classic basketball and tennis motifs, updated with textured mesh underlays, double laces, and oversized translucent ASICS stripes. It is crafted to navigate everyday scenarios with a distinct sport-meets-street feel. The sneaker’s design incorporates the heritage elements of the GEL-EXTREME basketball shoe from 1989 with modern FF BLAST™ technology, ensuring comfort and style in any setting. “We’re excited to unveil our third collaboration with ASICS,” said Pip Edwards and Claire Tregoning, Co-Founders of P.E Nation. “The collection is a complete capsule designed for both on and… Read More

Amazon Prime Day in Australia: Best home buys

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Amazon Prime Day is just around the corner and Australians are gearing up for one of the biggest online shopping events of the year. From tech gadgets to fashion finds, Amazon Prime Day has it all. With discounts on thousands of products, shoppers can find bargains on everything they need and more. This is the perfect time to score incredible deals on items you’ve been eyeing or to discover new products at unbeatable prices. Here’s what we’re watching… Amazon Echo Dot Amazon Fire Stick Beats headphones Sunbeam coffee machine Jeecoo M20 Computer Speakers for PC Desktop Monitor, Bluetooth V5.3 PC Sound Bar foreverLily LED Face Mask Light Therapy Rode USB podcast microphone Joseph Joseph Elevate Knives Carousel set

Dickies does Jameson in new collab

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Jameson Irish Whiskey and iconic workwear brand Dickies have joined forces to create an exclusive collection that celebrates their shared values of craftsmanship and community. The partnership, titled “Crafted Together,” pays tribute to the fashion and ethos of workwear, as well as the dedication to craft and passion for evolution among creators and makers. The collection features signature pieces such as the Dickies Eisenhower Jacket, overalls, beanies, caps, and more. Some apparel will even feature a bespoke graphic inspired by the original Jameson ‘Barrelman’ icon. The pieces were shot in Jameson’s historic Midleton Distillery in Cork, adding to the authenticity and heritage of the collaboration. Both brands share a rich history of craftsmanship and community. Jameson has been distilling their renowned Irish whiskey since 1780, and has a deep respect for the craft and tradition of whiskey-making. Dickies, on the other hand, has been producing high-quality workwear for over a century, with a focus on durability and functionality. The two brands coming together to create this collection feels like a natural partnership. Crafted Together aims to connect kindred spirits and appreciate the craft shared by both brands and modern craftspeople. The limited-edition collection will be available online in Australia and New Zealand. Fans of Jameson and Dickies won’t want to miss the chance to get their hands on these unique workwear pieces. This collaboration is not just about fashion, but also about celebrating the hardworking people who inspire both brands. It’s a tribute to those who take pride in their craft and value the importance… Read More

Best buys this Amazon Prime Day in the UK 2023

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In just a few days, Amazon will be launching its highly anticipated Prime Day event on 11 and 12 July 2023! This two-day extravaganza is a sales bonanza for Amazon Prime members with discounts available on thousands of products ranging from electronics to home goods and everything in between. If you’re looking to snag some great deals, this is the perfect opportunity to grab items at a fraction of their original price. In this blog post, we’ll list some items we’re watching to make the most of the shopping experience of the year. So, whether you’re a seasoned Prime Day pro or a first-time shopper, get ready to save big with Amazon’s Prime Day! Click this promo image to go right to Prime Day! Giant dog bed for humans Cordless wall sconce lights with adjustable brightness and warmth Reusable ice cubes in fun colours Drinkable greens for gut health and wellness Memory foam bed wedge pillow with pockets for storage Wireless Bluetooth printer – no ink needed! Silicone couch armrest tray with pockets for holding anything – fits any couch! Stone quick dry bath mat that never needs to be washed Smart side table with plugs and storage