Fashion, Fashion Weeks, Interview

Camilla + Showpony Hair Extensions : The Creation of a Fashion Warrior

The Camilla grand showcase at VAMFF was heralded a stand-out, with models adorned in colourful fabrics, draped in flowing graphic prints, dripped in jewellery, crowned with feathered headpieces and empowered with stunning accessories. The show was a successful partnership between designer, make-up and hair. The team had created tribal warriors; powerful women that were seductive […]

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Events, Fashion

Cointreau Noir Launch Party @ Captain Melville, Melbourne

Cointreau is an iconic French triple sec liqueur whose recipe has been a family secret for almost 140 years. Needless to say, the brand has not changed it’s formula much in the past century, even retaining its creative roots in the North West France location of Saint-Barthélemy-d’Anjou. A beloved apertif or key cocktail ingredient throughout […]

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Albums, Music

Coming Home by NOUVELLE VAGUE – Album Review

This is a very unsuspecting album. I did not suspect it to throw me off the sassy French New Wave band scent as much as it did. There was no odour of Nouvelle Vogue on this album. No whiff of those re- interpreted chansons that made the collective group of artists so unique. I even […]

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Albums, Music

A Drink + A Quick Decision by GRAND NATIONAL – Album Review

Break out the whiskey glasses, throw in the ice and take a huge swig of this intoxicating new album from the duo that is Grand National. Incorporating the talents of Rupert Lyddon and Lawrence ‘La’ Rudd, both hailing from London, Grand National is quite the enigma. They possess a momentous sound with intricate layers – […]

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Events, Fashion

ELLY LOUISE – Label Profile

Like ethereal visions, as ephemeral as they are striking, Elly Louise’s muses are shrouded in stunningly delicate fabrics. Flowing like energetic water through their barren surrounds, they are a contradiction to the bare, sharp trees and grey, listless skyline. The softness of the beautifully designed dresses seem to caress these models who seem more like […]

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Albums, Music

Benny… At Home by BENNY SINGS – Album review

Prepare your ears for the refreshing sounds of Benny Sings, whose latest album Benny…. At Home is bubbling with a sparkling array of jazz, a zest of hip hop and a juicy chunk of pop, without any sickly sweet after taste.  Like a thirst quenching glass of ice cold pink lemonade, Benny Sings puts the […]

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Albums, Music

DJ Kicks Album Remixed by BOOKA SHADE – Album Review

The grand- daddies of electro- house cool are without a doubt, the German duo of Walter Merzinger and Arno Kammermeier. Or as they are more commonly known by educated dance floor fiends the globe over – Booka Shade. Having only released two albums comprising solely of their own material, Momento and Movement in 2004 and […]

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