Tag: australia

in the news: h&m to open in australia

in the news: h&m to open in australia

Aussie fashion lovers, your dreams have come true! After the recent arrival of Topshop and Zara on antipodean shores, H&M has confirmed via Twitter that it will open its first Australian store in 2014. We are happy to announce that we will open our first […]

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 […]

vogue’s online shopping night

vogue’s online shopping night

We all remember how Anna Wintour kick-started the American retail sector mid-GFC with Fashion’s Night Out – and tonight Vogue Australia is attempting a similar feat for the country’s own struggling retail sector. Hundreds of local and international brands are taking part. You can see […]

best dressed at the 2011 logies

best dressed at the 2011 logies

The Logies is Australia’s equivalent of the Emmy’s (though slightly more painful to watch) and usually the big stars stick to the patriotic theme by wearing Australian designs. Here are the top trends from the big night. Halter necklines: Esther Anderson in crimson Alex Perry […]

in the news: alannah hill online

in the news: alannah hill online

The ladylike darling of the Australian fashion scene, Alannah Hill, has today launched an online boutique. You can now purchase both new season stock as well as explore a well-stocked sale section without leaving the house. For the moment, shipping is only available within Australia […]

friday film: behind the scenes at zara

friday film: behind the scenes at zara

Australia’s first Zara store opens on Wednesday in Sydney and it would be an understatement to say Australian fashionistas are excited around the arrival of the fast fashion giant. To celebrate, Australian current affairs show Today Tonight was treated to a behind-the-scenes tour of Zara […]

lusting for: milk from a thistle

lusting for: milk from a thistle

We talk a lot about international brands on this blog so let’s show some love for a great local brand today! Milk from a Thistle is a unique Sydney brand designed by Danielle Atkinson. The brand’s signature is fabulous hand-painted and digital prints on easy-to-wear […]

in the news: aussie barbie

in the news: aussie barbie

It’s Australia Day and what better way to celebrate than with an Aussie barbie – I know I’ll be getting together with some friends this afternoon for some snags, beers and the Hottest 100. If you prefer your barbies less meaty and more doll-like, there’s […]

best dressed at g’day usa

best dressed at g’day usa

It’s that time of year when Australia’s finest take over Los Angeles to promote our sunburnt country. The highlight of the week-long event is the gala ball, which took place on Saturday night. Abbie Cornish was one of the Australians honoured at the event, and […]

in the news: there’s nothing like oz

in the news: there’s nothing like oz

According to Tourism Australia, there’s nothing like Australia. From The Age (which also features TA’s video): Australians will be invited to go into bat for Australian tourism as part of the first phase of a global tourism campaign that turns traditional tourism advertising on its […]