BEAMS Arts Festival

BEAMS is a flash in the night of colour, form, movement and sound, descending upon the urban backstreets of Chippendale to illuminate the creative talent of Sydney. This multi-disciplinary arts festival showcases work from the whole spectrum of the arts, with creatives coming together in the hundreds to surge the voltage of ideas and inspiration. For … Continue reading



From the creative director of the Zanerobe label for the past 3 years, Nat Taubman, is now on the scene for himself, with the his new label LAPSE.  While the clothing from this nonconforming men’s fashion line might seem a little pricey, the quality is unsurpassed. With contemporary styling, the theme that floats through the collection … Continue reading


SHOOT – Make Up Trends

Best of subtle summer make up looks. Look 1 Natural, easy to wear, every day look Base /Embryolisse Lait Creme Concentrate & Stila all over shimmer liquid luminizer in bronze. Mac face and body foundation. Eyes / Maybelline the great lash mascara in black Cheeks / Nars bronzer in Laguna Lips / inglot soft precision … Continue reading


Spring/Summer Must Haves!

Over the last few weeks, Australian labels have been releasing their spring summer collections, despite the lack of spring weather for the Sydneysiders among us. With the warm weather months usually comes the promise of a better life, and why shouldn’t it? With music festivals, Christmas, beach outings and summer holiday vacations, there’s a lot … Continue reading

Venus, Clothed

Instagram sees Fashion mingle with Art History

Okay, so there’s nothing really new about collaborations between artists and fashion designers. Who can forget Louis Vuitton’s spotty collaboration in 2012 with Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama? Or more recently, Jeff Koon’s Puppy handbag for retail giant H&M? But two months ago, Georgetown student and Nasty Gal intern Chris Rellas decided to put his own … Continue reading


The Strand Arcade: An Evening with our Designers

Last week we were invited to The Strand Arcade for a night with the Arcade’s unique designers and artisans to mark the launch of the spring/summer season. The evening was full of delectable treats (the complimentary cheese plates from Formaggi Ocello were a huge hit, we would have gone back for seconds had the line … Continue reading


No Fun Babe

NFB or No Fun Babe is a new, independent, Melbourne based label which launched just over two weeks ago. It’s part of the new wave of lifestyle meets street & surf, LA-inspired brands. NFB provides summer threads all year round.  This editorial featuring No Fun Babe apparel follows two young travellers exploring Melbourne, hanging out … Continue reading