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Fashion Remade Salon Show

It’s not often these days that wearing ‘Pretty Woman’ style opera gloves is fitting at a Melbourne social event; but kudos to the very chic young lady who pulled off the look at the Fashion Remade Salon Show at the Sofitel On Collins. The salon show was presented to coincide

Suit Up Custom Playing Card Exhibition Opening

I recently overheard a precocious five year old boy confidently explain to his mother why graffiti was good even though she had just advised him that ‘people are not supposed to do it.’ It’s colourful and makes the city more interesting to look at, he reasoned to his now lost-for-words

Fashion highlights at Oakley’s Rooftop Party

We’ve unleashed our sole male fashion writer, Dan, again to give us an honest male perspective of what we’re all wearing out and about around town; The other day I was browsing a home furnishings catalogue with a view to re-styling my house in an attempt to make people think

February International Polo 2009 at Werribee

My introduction to the world of Polo was during a sweltering Saturday (a record-breaker) that made me eternally thankful for the cooling hospitality of peach bellinis and the blessed shade of the Kookai Chukka Club. I heard much of the usual public crowd had intelligently stayed at home however the

Sportsgirl Autumn Winter 2009 Collection Preview

The Sportsgirl Autumn/Winter 2009 Preview was held last night at the very funky Studio 3 in Crown Towers.  I can’t say I wasn’t warned to be prepared for one hell of a party; however I was blown away by the sheer extravagance of the event. We were greeted in style

Puma Archive Uncovered

Just before the New Year broke Puma threw a gig/party in celebration of the launch of their new Puma Archive range of shoes. The Archive collection pays homage to classic designs and give them a modern twist and usually a dose of bright colour also. In keeping with this vein

Stella Artois Portsea Polo 2009

The Portsea Polo, now the greatest polo event in the country spectator-wise, has quickly become a sell out, must-do social event in its own right. Since its resurrection in 2004, and a brief hiatus last year due to horse flu, the event has cemented itself on Melbourne’s summer social calender

Shanghai Swing NYE

Happy New Year! To ring in the new year for 2009, Crown held an invitation-only party for around 1000 of their closest friends. Tottie Goldsmith, David Campbell and his band performed, as did dancers from Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance at the Anne Peacock hosted event. The theme was Shanghai

Whitehouse Institute of Design Runway

Leanne Whitehouse founded the Whitehouse Institute of Design in 1988 so a parade of recent fashion graduates was a fitting way to help celebrate their 20th anniversary. Just before Christmas, Sydney student’s work was shipped in for a colourful and eclectic runway show as the first round of Melbourne graduations

Fashion and Film Premiere

Like everyone else in the world during December, Fashion Revealed threw a Christmas Party for its faithful followers throughout the year. However, Fashion Revealed wasn’t the usual free VB cans and party pies affair. It was a classy night at The Atrium in Federation Square with champagne on offer and