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Tuesday, June 30, 2009

adidas Originals House Party

adidas Originals House Party
adidas Originals are capping off their 60th year celebrations with an online dress up party. Using some video tech, players can create an 'aditar' - a combination of their face and an outfit from thousands of clothing options (including the latest in adidas Originals gear). Once you have created your aditar, you create a party, inviting people online. The player with the biggest party will win a trip to Los Angeles, tagging along with celebrity party photographer Mark "The Cobrasnake" Hunter.

Got to to read more about the adidas Originals House Party and how to get involved. The competition closes Monday 10th August 2009.

adidas Originals


Sunday, June 28, 2009

Issue-One Magazine

Issue-One Magazine issue 5 cover
Issue-One Magazine issue 5
Issue-One Magazine issue 5
Issue-One Magazine issue
Issue-One Magazine issue 5
Issue-One Magazine issue 5
Issue-One Magazine issue 5
Issue One Magazine is a luxury fashion beauty and image making magazine for both men and women.

Issue One provides a unique format for the fashion's outstanding photographers, stylists and writers to express (and indulge) their ideas, in large format. The result is an edgy, luxurious, beautiful magazine, published from the UK quarterly.

Go online to to preview the current issue (Issue 5, pictured) and read more about Issue-One and where you can buy it.

Issue-One Magazine


Thursday, June 25, 2009

Ginnifer Goodwin Hosts camilla and marc Dinner at Chateau Marmont

camilla and marc Ginnifer Goodwin LA Chateau Marmont
On Thursday 11th June 2009 Australian fashion designers camilla and marc held a dinner at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles for LA fashionistas and powerplayers.

The dinner was hosted in their honour by Ginnifer Goodwin. Goodwin loved their collection so much, she wanted to support camilla and marc when they came to the USA. Goodwin was dressed by camilla and marc in a Zahra frock for the dinner.

camilla and marc can now be found stocked in Australia, the UK, USA, Dubai and Asia, such as in New York’s Henri Bendel, Elizabeth Charles, Hong Kong’s Harvey Nichols and London’s Paul and Joe.

camilla and marc


Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Optus 'The Happy Place' iPhone Popup

Optus have opened an inflated pop up venue to at First Fleet Park in Circular Quay Sydney to invite the public to find out more about Apple iPhone 3.0 software.

The public is also invited to 'HAPPlication' sessions, where speakers (ranging from technical to celebrity) will discuss how iPhone plays a part in their work/life. Sessions will run from Monday 22 June 2009 to Thursday 25 June 2009.

Speakers include: Ian Lyons (Social Media Consultant, Smart Stream Media Director - The Cool Hunter), Emily Scott (swimwear model, DJ), Rob Murray CEO Freemint (AU compnay that developed Flight Control, the most popular iPhone game of April 2009), Corrine Grant (Media Personality and Presenter)

Go to to find out more about this free public event, the 'HAPPlication' timetable, and head down to First Fleet Park for a look.

Optus Happy Place

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Monday, June 22, 2009

This Is Not A Design Market

This Is Not a Design Market
Collaborating with Bigger Than 10 Bears, and supported by Studio Pip and Co, Moth Design are putting together "This Is Not A Market", an event in the State of the Design Festival.

Intending to be much more than a market, the event will feature fashion products, food, paper, furniture, lighting, art and more. It will run from 10am - 5pm on Sunday 19th July 2009 in a 2000 sqM warehouse at 500 Latrobe Street, Melbourne.

This is Not a Design Market is currently looking Australian designers interested in becoming stallholders at the event, even encouraging people to share a stall, or to innovate with the stock or the space. Go to for more information and download an application.

This Is Not a Design Market
Moth Design
Bigger Than 10 Bears
Studio Pip and Co


Sunday, June 21, 2009

Coco Avant Chanel

'Coco Avant Chanel', starring Audrey Tatou, tells the story of the designer Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel. Directed by Anne Fontaine, the movie depicts Chanel's life before she achieve the legendary status that we know today. The movie also stars Benoît Poelvoorde, Alessandro Nivola, Marie Gillain and Emmanuelle Devos.

Maison Chanel opened up their archives and collections for the production. 'Coco Avant Chanel' was shot in France in the Paris region and in Normandy.

You can watch the preview and read more about the movie at Coco Avant Chanel premieres in Australia on Thursday 25th June 2009.

Coco Avant Chanel

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Friday, June 19, 2009

SIGG Bottle Design Competition 2009

SIGG Design Competition 2009

SIGG has announced that its 2nd annual SIGG Design Competition will be open to Australia. Australian designers will be eligible to submit a design to be put on the beloved SIGG water bottle.

This year's competition theme is "Celebrate Nature", to reflect SIGG's commitment to creating enduring and environmentally conscious products.

Go the SIGG Competition site at to join the competition.


Thursday, June 18, 2009

Halfsleeve June 2009 Sale

Halfsleeve June 2009 Sale
Halfsleeve are having a June clearance sale, up to 50% off selected items. Sale finishes Tuesday 30th June 2009.


Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Melbourne Pop Up Store for Florence Broadhurst Prints

Signature Prints are opening a Melbourne Pop Up store for Florence Broadhurst prints.

Located at Shop 11, 71 Merchant Street, Victoria Harbour at Docklands, the store will run from Thursday 18th June - Sunday 21st June 2009. The store will open from 10am-6pm each day.

Call (02)8338 8400 for more information about the Pop Up store.

Signature Prints

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Yeojin Bae 2009 Mid Year Warehouse Sale

Yeojin Bae will have a Mid Year Sale on Saturday 20th June 2009.

Stock from the current collection and previous seasons will be on sale. Stock will be marked up to 75% off RRP, dresses starting at AUD$100.

The sale will be located at SunStudios - Studio 1 - 42 Maddox Street Alexandria NSW 2015, open from 9am to 4pm.

Cash and Credit Cards Accepted, with no holds on sale items.

You can contact Yeojin Bae for more information at ph03 9529 2250 or

Visit the the Yeojin Bae website at to preview the current collection.

Yeojin Bae


Monday, June 15, 2009

Josh Goot Sale Shop Autumn/Winter 2009

Josh Goot Sale Shop Autumn Winter 2009

Josh Goot has set up a sale shop for Autumn/Winter 2009. Located at Shop 2, 463 Oxford Street, Paddington, the shop will be open:

Thursday 18th June to Sunday 21st June 2009(10am - 6pm each day)
Thursday 25th June to Sunday 28th June 2009(10am - 6pm each day)

Goot's Autumn/Winter 2009 collection is strongly themed with bold, panelled patterning combining black, white, offwhite, dove grey and more. Dresses and suits feature plays on texture and geological references, with contour designs and dramatic rock patterns. You can preview the collection at

Josh Goot


Thursday, June 11, 2009

Our Spot End of June

The Our Spot end of season sale started on 11th June 2009. Up to 30% off Nom De Guerre, Rachel Comey, Rittenhouse, United Bamboo & Common Projects. This is their last sale as Our Spot will be closing on June 30th.

You can visit Our Spot's online store at or the POP UP at 114 Burton Street Darlinghurst (entrance in Darley Street).

Our Spot
Rachel Comey
Nom de Guerre
United Bamboo
Common Projects


Monday, June 08, 2009

Bulgari Celebrates 125 Years

Bulgari 125th anniversary Exposition Palace of Rome
Bulgari 125th anniversary Selma Blair
Bulgari 125th anniversary Rewrite the Future
Bulgari 125th anniversary collection
Bulgari 125th anniversary Jessica Alba
On Wednesday 20th May 2009, Bulgari celebrated its 125th anniversary with its inauguration of the "Between Eternity and History: 1884-2009" exhibition.
Located at the Exposition Palace of Rome, this is Bulgari's first retrospective exhibition.

The exhibiton highlights Bulgari's design evolution, from the opening of its first store on Via Sistina in 1884.

Guests attended the inauguration cocktail party and dinner included Rome Mayor Gianni Alemanno, as well as cultural, business and well-known politicians. Celebrity guests included: Jessica Alba, Ginnifer Goodwin, Selma Blair, Chloe Sevigny, Beppe Fiorelli, Gabrielle Muccino, Claudio Baglioni and Francesca Neri.

The inauguration was also an opportunity for Bulgari to present a new contribution to the Save the Children's "Rewrite the Future" campaign (to provide a quality eduction to 8 million children living in war-torn countries).
Bulgari presented a limited edition collection of 11 unique couture jewels and 7 luxury watches to be auctioned at Christies New York on Tuesday 8th December 2009. All proceeds of the estimated 3 million Euro collection to be donated to "Rewrite the Future" campaign.



Friday, June 05, 2009

Vicious Threads

Vicious Threads is a special event hosted by Museum of Contemporary Art(MCA) at Circular Quay West in Sydney. Artist Kate Scardifield leads an evening of experimenting with fabric, stitch, applique and soft sculpture. There is also an opportunity to take inspiration from the exhibition of work from Australian artist Louisa Bufardeci & Japanese artist Zon Ito. The exhibition is the fourth in the'international pairing' project series, and will run from Tuesday 28th July to Sunday 25th October 2009.

Vicious Threads evenings will be run on Thursday 6th August and Thursday 27th August 2009. Its AUD15 or AUD10 (MCA Members & Concessions) to attend a Vicious Threads evening. Contact MCA on (02) 92452484 for bookings and information.


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Wednesday, June 03, 2009

China Heights Sale June 2009

China Heights Big Fashion Sale June 2009
China Heights are having "The Big Fashion Sale!". The sale will run from Friday 5th June to Sunday 7th June 2009, open 10am - 6pm every day.

China Heights are located at 257 Crown St Darlinghurst.

China Heights