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fashion meets forest
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Discover sustainable chic at Fashion Meets Forest, Cloudland

There seems to be no limit to the changes that can be made to make life a little more eco-friendly, including when it comes to your wardrobe content. With no smelly hemp in sight, there is currently a group of Brisbane designers dedicated to the production of flouncy frocks and stylish workout gear that are both aesthetically pleasing and environmentally sound. more

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Discover colourful fanfare at Happiness Place, Paddington
Gentlewoman

Discover colourful fanfare at Happiness Place, Paddington

A treasure chest filled with worldly items sourced from Australia, the UK and US, Happiness Place in Paddington bursts with brightness. Squeezing as much pop colour as possible into one space, Lorilie Cunningham and daughter Stephanie Rooke have created a homewares store that a rainbow would be proud to call one of its own. more

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Immerse yourself in Spanish lessons
Gentlewoman

Immerse yourself in Spanish lessons

Walking into a cosy family-run restaurant alive with the boisterous sounds of Spanish-speaking locals and ordering a dish of paella in the local tongue may be a long-forgotten new year's resolution. With six months left of the year, there is still time to perfect a second language. more

Clothing
Why Hello You: Sarah Birchley
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Why Hello You: Sarah Birchley

Name: Sarah Birchley. Age: 23. Lives: Kelvin Grove. Sarah is a freelance stylist, is inspired by young Australia designers and enjoys a weekend escape to the beach. Read more about Sarah on Why Hello You. more


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Vibrant sustainable style with Ruby Olive bangles
Gentlewoman

Vibrant sustainable style with Ruby Olive bangles

Local jeweller Skye Anderton draws inspiration from the colourful frenzy of Rio Carnival and the seaside bliss of Sicily to create the bright palettes that she weaves into her label Ruby Olive. Finding romance in the beauty of things found right in front of our eyes – whether nature, people, architecture or product – Skye shapes these vibrant stories into her necklaces, bangles, brooches and scarves. more

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Step aside polish, nail stickers have come to town
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Step aside polish, nail stickers have come to town

A creative nail art movement has exploded from the streets of East London salon WAH Nails out into the world's four corners. Long gone are the days of brandishing boring French manicures - instead it's now encouraged that a little individuality and creativity be applied to each fingertip. more