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Sleep soundly with ALAS Sleepwear from We Live Like This
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Sleep soundly with ALAS Sleepwear from We Live Like This

Slip into the soundest of sleeps with the new autumn/winter range from ALAS. Inspired by the southeastern Australian highlands, this sophomore collection entitled Mountain Floral, Morning Silence features bloomers, baseball tees, flannel sets and onesies all set to keep off the winter chill as you slumber. more

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Maripossa’s El Homenaje comes to Fallow in The Valley
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Maripossa’s El Homenaje comes to Fallow in The Valley

When Lauren Besser was 21, she set off on a journey through Central and South America, igniting her love for Latino culture. After encountering the remarkable local women whose handicrafts provide a means to live, Lauren made her longstanding passion to craft her own jewellery a reality with Maripossa – the name a playful reference to the Spanish word for butterfly. more


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365 dresses later: I Make My Day wraps up
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365 dresses later: I Make My Day wraps up

A lady on a mission to combine handmade fashion with charitable donations, Brisbane local Rachel Burke has just sewn the last stitch on her 365th dress – a pompom-filled, year-long commitment to help sweeten the lives of seriously ill children. more

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Learn the slow craft of letterpress in Fortitude Valley
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Learn the slow craft of letterpress in Fortitude Valley

Invented by Johannes Gutenberg in 1440, letterpress was the most common form of printing for the following 500 years. With each individual printed letter originating from its own wooden or lead type block, the art of letterpress is for those with patience, precise hands and a willingness to try again. more

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Ankle garb gets fun with Happy Socks
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Ankle garb gets fun with Happy Socks

There were so many rules to wearing socks or stockings as a student at school. Socks had to be white and not folded or rolled down. Black socks were out of the question. Stockings, however, had to be black. Navy stockings weren’t acceptable, despite the uniform featuring navy. And if you were caught with coloured, lace-topped, striped or textured tootsie covers, it was detention for the day. more

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Susie Bubble talks fashion at The Edge
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Susie Bubble talks fashion at The Edge

It all started with a Typepad account, a camera and a desire to share her unique outfit experimentations with the world. But little did Susie Lau realise, one day she would be a household name – a go-to source for the latest in head-turning and high-end fashion. more

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Prevent dog-ears with a Page Thirty Three book bag
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Prevent dog-ears with a Page Thirty Three book bag

Remember toddling off to the library on weekends with your book bag in tow, your inner nerd mighty excited by the possibility of spending the afternoon captivated by new stories of adventures into unknown lands? Your book bag not only allowed for the carrying of more than an armful home, but also protected these contact-covered tales. Mum would stitch on a tag saying ‘this bag belongs to …’ and hand-sew on your name, preventing mischievous children from pinching your belongings. more

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Coast along on a Stacks skateboard
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Coast along on a Stacks skateboard

Not just for bored youngsters mucking about in the skate park on a Sunday afternoon, skateboarding can be a form of transport (if you are travelling a relatively short distance) and, unlike bikes, you don’t have to fret about leaving the board out in a public place for someone to try to steal. more