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GOLD COAST JAZZ AND BLUES – THE BILLIE, ELLA AND LOUIS SHOW

Paradise ShowroomFriday, August 9, 2013 This month’s Gold Coast Jazz and Blues performance is The Billie, Ella and Louis Show. The Gold Coast Jazz and Blues Club present Australian jazz artists and international acts each month. It’s a fun night out for lovers of grand music and good company. http://www.goldcoastjazzclub.com/ DATE: Friday  9 August TIME: 7.30pm – 10.30pm (Bar and […]

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Don’t miss a second of your relaxation time!

Arriving late might be fashionable elsewhere but we know you won’t want to miss a minute of your treatment time at spaQ.  That’s why at the moment we recommend adding another 15 minutes to your travel time due to the road works around the Gold Coast area.    To ensure your journey to spaQ  is […]

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SHOOSH AND LISTEN TO ILUKA

By Benjamen Judd Music has had an influx of Joni Mitchell-esque sirens recently. Maybe it has something to do with that whole nostalgia for pre-technology dominated times thing but it also may be that, at the end of the day, Joni Mitchell and her ilk actually made some pretty damned good music. Something that Sydney-based […]

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KAREN WALKER RESORT 2014

  By Benjamen Judd We have repeatedly said that we love winter. And we do. Because we like the cold. But what we also love is the anticipation of the pending summer, and part of that process of pending is the gradual release of our favourite labels summer and resort wear. Such as Karen Walker. […]

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WUNDERKAMMER

By Benjamen Judd The Arts Centre on the Gold Coast is about to host something truly amazing. Fresh from a world-wind tour through Europe and America, Circa is set to arrive here on our golden shores with their latest installment – Wunderkammer! Wunderkammer means chamber of wonders and Circa’s show wows audiences with an intoxicating […]

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A MORNING WITH … THE ANDREWS SISTERS – A TRIBUTE

Paradise ShowroomTuesday, August 6, 2013 Be transported back to the swinging 30s and 40s with the sublime harmonies and toe tapping rhythms of the Andrews Sisters. Enjoy tunes such as Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Rum and Coca Cola,Bei Mir Bist Du Shon and Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree. Lead singer Sarah Collyer is an accomplished performer with performance credits throughout Australia. […]

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THE COMEDY OF ERRORS at Arts Centre Gold Coast

PERFORMANCE TIMES Wed Jul 17 at 7:30pm Thu Jul 18 at 11:00am Book Tickets Two sets of identical twins are separated at birth when they’re rescued from a shipwreck. And when they end up in the same shifty, transitory port-town of Ephesus fully grown, we join them on their bizarre journey of reconciliation. As they […]

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Threads and Style

By Kobi Facto We’re just loving Threads & Style this month. Gorgeous fashion that won’t break the bank and best of all, you don’t have to leave the house to make a purchase. Ah, the luxuries of modern life. Threads & Style is an online shopping and styling website spearheaded by fabulous Gold Coast local, […]

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Merchant & Mills

The ability to sew on a button or hem pants are skills that were once commonplace, but have become somewhat lost with younger generations. English draper Merchant & Mills is doing its best to keep such waning artistry alive with its Selected Notions Box Set. The embossed sewing box comes with removable inserts that accommodate […]

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Leather and lace and gold - oh my!

Leather and lace and gold – oh my!

Fashion icons Jennifer Hawkins and Kris Smith took to the runway to launch Myer’s Autumn Winter Fashion at the heritage listed Mural Hall, Myer Melbourne.   Unmissable highlights for the new season include leather, lace detailing, a return to gold and 60’s styling.   Jennifer Hawkins wowed the 350-strong crowd in a series of slinky, […]

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Raving for Raw

Raving for Raw

Okay, maybe it seems a little crazy, but the raw food movement seems to be gaining steam (not literally, of course). Whether or not you agree or think it’s all a little bit hippy, it’s proponents do have some science on their side. Health afficionados believe it’s better to eat ‘live’ food (vegetables) because heating […]

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Make Magic Happen – Your fab downloadable planner

Free stuff rocks! Thanks to gorgeous Gold Coast blogger Rachel MacDonald you can now ‘rock your like daily’ with this cute downloadable planner. Like a lot of us, Rachel is a huge list maker and would be nothing without her to-do list, so she’s combined all the things we love keeping tabs on, on one […]

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HOUSE OF CARDS

OUR HOUSE

By Benjamen Judd   We love a solid success story. Especially when it comes to the creative industries where often it’s a matter of who you know (or screwed) as opposed to what talents you have.   Brisbane-based independent label, House of Cards, is one such success that resulted from honed skills, creative ingenuity, and […]

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LETS GET STAMPY

By Benjamen Judd   LETS GET STAMPY   Wooden, crafty, and colourful? You better believe we love the shit out of it. Stampel is the name given to the gorgeous range of wooden objects that are designed and hand-carved by Andrea Shaw.   Stampel is a Swedish word (no wonder we love it) for Stamp, […]

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