Month: November 2011

in the news: marni for h&m

in the news: marni for h&m

The racks are barely clear of the Versace / H&M collaboration but the fast fashion retailer has just announced its next designer collaboration – Marni. The collection is due to launch on 8 March in around 260 stores worldwide and online. I’m super excited because […]

lusting for: lace and light dress

lusting for: lace and light dress

I can’t say no to a pretty Anthropologie dress and today I’m lusting for one with a bit of deja vu – doesn’t it look an awful lot like the Gathering Breeze Dress from spring? The winter sister, known as the Lace and Light Dress, […]

monday escape: address is approximate

monday escape: address is approximate

If you feel like you need a break from cold weather (and from deleting all those Cyber Monday emails from your inbox), perhaps the answer is escaping for some Pacific sun. The below short film, Address is Approximate by The Theory, shows us how to […]

friday film: it’s time

friday film: it’s time

Regardless of your opinions on the subject, I’m sure you’ll agree this is a very smart short film (by Australian youth action group Get Up!)about a very divisive issue. I don’t generally like to get political here so I’ll leave you to make up your […]

(almost) at the movies: W.E.

(almost) at the movies: W.E.

W.E. will show us the other side of the story we saw in The King’s Speech – it focuses on the love story between Wallace Simpson and King Edward VIII (starring Andrea Riseborough and James D’Arcy). The film is directed, written and producced by Madonna. […]

in the news: buy bella’s wedding dress

in the news: buy bella’s wedding dress

*A friend got married today and she’s also a big Twilight fan so this post is for her!* Back in June, we discussed how Bella Swan would wear a Carolina Herrera wedding gown in Twilight: Breaking Dawn. Now that the film is out, you can […]

(almost) at the movies: titanic 3D

(almost) at the movies: titanic 3D

Yes, you did read the title of this post correctly. The mammoth film about the mammoth ship is going to be re-released in 3D. Personally, I feel it’s a little soon for a re-release but I guess next year, it will be 15 years since […]

friday film: eat

friday film: eat

Today we’re continuing the film series that we started last week. Eat is one of the three films in Eat, Learn, Move, the series comissioned by STA Travel Australia. It’s a great look at food from all over the world, including some rather interesting cuisines […]

(almost) at the movies: mirror mirror

(almost) at the movies: mirror mirror

As mentioned in my post about Snow White and the Huntsman earlier this week, there’s a second film coming out about the same fairytale. In a bid to play catch-up, the trailer for Mirror Mirror has been released just days after its rival. It looks […]

lusting for: versace for h&m

lusting for: versace for h&m

Tomorrow is the big launch day for the Versace x H&M collaboration (unless you’re in the US, in which case you’ll have to wait until Saturday). Prepare to get there early if you have something in particular in mind – you can prepare by checking […]

in the news: blair’s wedding dress

in the news: blair’s wedding dress

This Gossip Girl can freely admit she’s a fan of the show – and I’m excited to bring you a hot-of-the-press peek at Blair Waldorf’s dress for her royal wedding to Price Louis of Monaco. The scenes were shot yesterday in NYC and Leighton Meester […]

(almost) at the movies: snow white and the huntsman

(almost) at the movies: snow white and the huntsman

Snow White is having a bit of a moment right now. This film is one of two due for release next year (the other called Mirror, Mirror stars Lily Collins and Julia Roberts as the heroine and villan respectively) and new TV show, Once Upon […]