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The Oscars red carpet 2013 wrap-up

The 85th annual Academy Awards went off in its usual style, without a hitch. Fashion critics of all shapes and sizes spent most of the event picking apart fashion choices by the world’s most wealthy and well-known stars of the silver screen. And what fun it was. Putting themselves up for inevitable slaughter on the … Continue reading

Goodbye Grazia Australia

In a trend that seems to be rearing its ugly head in Australia, another casualty has been claimed in the gradual demise of Australian fashion and style magazines: Grazia Australia. After only having been in operation in Australia for five years, the Italian inspired editorial offering succumbed to poor circulation figures and bad sales as … Continue reading

I believe a good pair of undies should be a stylish extension of a man’s penis

The closest thing to a man for the most part of any given day, other than himself, is his underwear. It knows his most intimate parts and appendages and realistically endures quite the battering from the most uncouth of individuals. Commonly, underpants aren’t a spoken about thing. They’re buried under piles of garments when passing … Continue reading

Bulldog: a man’s best friend

Everyone knows that a dog is man’s best friend. After having used Bulldog’s skin care over the past few weeks, I can safely say that he is just that. Packed with the seemingly mandatory-these-days essential oils and other such ingredients that do nothing but wonder for the skin like green tea, green algae, konjac mannan and … Continue reading

The Palm Beach Collection candles are soy at its best

An olfactory sensation befitting of the finest of homes and even finer of nasal palettes, the Palm Beach Collection candle range is one for the ages; and mantles. A sweet aroma of sugary vanilla and sandalwood with a hint of the spiciness and zest of cloves dances effortlessly through the air with each and every … Continue reading

Coast through life using AmexConnect

God knows I don’t trust myself with a credit card. I think the only time I’ll ever ‘invest’ in one is upon my next overseas jaunt and even then I’m pushing it. However, I was fortunate enough to come across very recently a very nice little sweetener that runs alongside any one person’s respective ownership … Continue reading

Wrapp your gifts

If there’s one thing in life I’m generally bad at, it’s gift giving. I struggle with associating things I see in shop windows and displays with the people around me that I know and care for enough to buy a gift ether for an occasion or no apparent reason. That’s why at parties, you’ll usually … Continue reading

Craft got crafty with her Hanger Nation

Pretty sure I don’t understand the name, but it’s a wicked service. Hanger Nation is Shelley Craft’s fashion and style baby… in addition to the one she has growing inside her at the moment. If you don’t know who she is – as apparently many don’t given the number of times I was asked ‘who?’ … Continue reading