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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duck%27s_Ass + http://www.ehow.com/how_7301159_do-1950s-hair.html#page=1 The duck’s ass is a haircut style that was popular during the 1950s. It is also called the duck’s tail or simply D.A.The D.A. quickly became a stereotypical feature of rebels and nonconformists, and gained popularity especially after the rise of rock ‘n roll legend Elvis Presley, who sported the same look. [...]
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. [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]
By Benjamen Judd If you have ever seen Karl Lagerfeld get ready you would have noticed that he is unable to leave the house without selecting a ring or three for every finger, a necklace, some bracelets, a cuff, some earrings, and several other trinkets for body-parts left unseen. We like his style. However, [...]
By Benjamen Judd It is not often that we come across a jewellery range that is not only visually engaging and pleasing to look at but is also completely original. So when we discovered Toby Jones and his latest collection to say we were in a small state of bliss would be an understatement. After [...]
Men desperate for a full moustache are heading to Turkey to undergo facial hair transplants. The procedure is a booming industry for plastic surgeons thanks to the increase of celebrities sporting a ‘stache. The operation, called follicle hair extraction, entails doctors removing follicles of hair from other parts of the body and implanting on the [...]
One of our fave Aussie power couples, Michael and Lindy Klim were at QT Gold Coast for a spot of relaxation and we got this gorgeous snap of Lindy. How gorgeous is she?!
Now that Fashion week and awards has come to a close, we pay homage to the babes who braved the runway. Pic courtesy of tyrenewaithmua via Instagram — at QT Gold Coast.
By Benjamen Judd We are fond of a cult label. Particularly those mercurial ones that are not afraid to evolve into bigger and better things. Such as Sydney-based label the-designers-formerly-known-as Secret Squirrel. Who are now the designers known as Secret South. The move to change their name reflects the evolving style and ethos of [...]
By Benjamen Judd Many an intrepid Antipodean who has spent some time travelling the globe has commented on the way Melbourne resembles the European aesthetic. In particular, the grey, grey city of London. So it comes as no surprise to find that Melbourne-based designer, Amanda McCarthy, modelled and named her clothing line after a thriving [...]
Tuesday 23rd April 2013 To celebrate QT Fashion Week & Awards Gold Coast, spaQ will host an exclusive Fashion Showcase. Champagne, beauty and fashion all rolled into one evening. Enjoy a variety of spaQ mini treatments, a boutique designer showcase and a fashion consulting session with Elisasi’s Elizabeth McMahon. A bit about Elasasi: Raising Self Esteem through Self [...]
Friday 26th April 2013 Rub shoulders with fashions who’s-who including Nicola Finetti and Lisa Brown at the QT Fashion Week Designer Lunch. Indulge in delicious cuisine from all over the world at Bazaar, the Gold Coast’s famous interactive marketplace at QT Gold Coast. Marvel as a panel of QT Fashion Week designers uncover everything fashion whilst you enjoy an [...]