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The Weekend Series: Domino's reindeer delivery, blooming hot chocolate and the Coachella line-up – five things we are vibing on in December
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The Weekend Series: Domino’s reindeer delivery, blooming hot chocolate and the Coachella line-up – five things we are vibing on in December

Congratulations, we've all made it to the end of the year! This year has certainly been one full of ups and downs and we’ve survived unscathed – we think that deserves a pat on the back. There are a few orders of business to get through before we can call it a year, chief of those being our final round of vibes for 2016. We’ve got a doozy of a list for you this time around, including the likes of socially conscious breweries, Domino’s reindeer-powered pizza delivery, adorable hot chocolates and cereal cafes. more

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The Christmas round-up: gifts for her
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The Christmas round-up: gifts for her

So ladies have a reputation as being notoriously hard to buy for, but here at The Weekend Edition we disagree. It’s pretty much as simple as following the advice of Roxette and listening to your heart, but when that doesn’t work we’ve got your back! No matter what she’s into, you’ll find something for every type of gal in our gift guide. more

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Black Friday adoptions and supercentenarian birthdays – five feel-good stories you might have missed
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Black Friday adoptions and supercentenarian birthdays – five feel-good stories you might have missed

December has arrived! That means that in a few short weeks we’ll be celebrating the festive season with gusto! It’s been a touch year, and the past month hasn’t been an improvement on the average. But to keep us going in these final few weeks, we’ve taken the liberty of finding a few stories on the World Wide Web that will hopefully brighten your day. If you like stories of successful pet adoptions, Christmas charity and living to the ripe old age of 117, then you’d best keep reading! more

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The Weekend Series: five things from our childhood that we miss
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The Weekend Series: five things from our childhood that we miss

We don’t want to cause mass hysteria with this piece of news, but it’s too good not to share. We’ve heard a rumour that Pizza Hut might be bringing back its buffet restaurants. Yes, that’s right – a nearly forgotten relic of brighter days could be coming back. The Pizza Hut restaurant was a beloved eatery when we were kids and the rumoured resurrection of one of our cherished childhood haunts got us thinking about other things from our youth that we’d love to see make a comeback. We’ve managed to narrow it down to five, but beware – this one is heavy on the nostalgia. more


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Lazy Oaf and Disney partner for a collection of cool nostalgia
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Lazy Oaf and Disney partner for a collection of cool nostalgia

It’s hard to gauge Disney’s immense cultural impact, seeing as it has been shaping the childhoods of generations of kids since the 1920s. Even as we approach a century of Mickey Mouse and friends, Disney is still as popular as ever. Lazy Oaf is celebrating the iconic animation house with a limited run of garments made in collaboration with Disney, featuring some classic characters and great styles. more

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The Weekend Series: from waffle pizzas to champagne popsicles – five things we are vibing on in November
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The Weekend Series: from waffle pizzas to champagne popsicles – five things we are vibing on in November

As we move from the final days of October to the first few of November, a new wave of inspiration hits us like a revitalising summer breeze. Summer approaches and the days becoming increasingly warmer – we need something cool to take the edge off the heat. If boozy popsicles, hilarious food-centric YouTube channels and waffle pizzas sound pretty cool to you, then you are going to love what we’ve found for you to vibe on this month. more

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Design your dream handbag at Brisbane City's Mon Purse
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Design your dream handbag at Brisbane City’s Mon Purse

Whether you prefer to clasp a clutch or sling a bag over your shoulder, a quality carryall is crucial to our everyday movements. Mon Purse is leading the charge in customised bag design, offering six billion combinations to make the perfect accessory. Want to know some really good news? Mon Purse has launched at Myer Brisbane City this week, so you can put together your own purse in person. more

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Henty crafts handy travel bags for those on the go
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Henty crafts handy travel bags for those on the go

Packing a suit or a dress for a long-haul trip or to and from the office is a hassle, especially if you like to keep your garments crease free. A Tasmanian bag brand is making travelling with your nice threads easy with a range of multi-purpose bags that can transport your wardrobe neatly without having to deal with unwieldy garment bags. more

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The Weekend Series: five last-minute Halloween costume ideas
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The Weekend Series: five last-minute Halloween costume ideas

Halloween is all about celebrating things that are scary, and one of the scariest things ever is showing up to a Halloween costume party without a good outfit. If you shiver with fear at the thought of being ‘that person’ that doesn’t commit to the theme or if you’ve left your outfit organisation to the last minute (or a little from column A, a little from column B), here are some easy to execute ideas for last-minute costumes that won't have you looking like a fool – unless that’s part of your costume, then kudos to you. more

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Go runway to rack at Brisbane Fashion Weekend
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Go runway to rack at Brisbane Fashion Weekend

Stunning runways, cutting-edge design and glamorous parties go hand in hand with the fashion world. For many people, it seems to be an intimidating industry to actively participate in – that has changed. Brisbane Fashion Weekend is an event dedicated to all things sartorial that focuses on bringing the buzz of the biz to our very own backyard. more

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The Weekend Series: how to throw a memorable springtime party
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The Weekend Series: how to throw a memorable springtime party

How about this gorgeous weather we are having? Honestly, it doesn’t get much better than Brisbane in the springtime. Before the season of summer barbecues commences, we thought it might be nice to get around the concept of spring soirees and backyard bashes. If you haven’t the faintest idea of how to throw a springtime party, allow us to give you some tips on themes that will have people talking fondly of your soiree until spring rolls around again next year. more