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SHOWstudio
Gentlewoman

The creative process is unveiled with SHOWstudio

Nick Knight is most renowned for his role behind the camera, as one of England's most prolific photographers. The creative has shot everyone from Kate Moss to Daphne Guinness in his uniquely flamboyant photographic style, appearing in fashion spreads across the creme de la creme of glossy publications. The photographer is also a firm believer in sharing the creative process with the world, as is evidenced in his fashion film website, SHOWstudio. more

Beauty
nars stain lip pencil
Gentlewoman

Add NARS lip colour to your make-up regime

Created from a fascination with colour, purity and texture, NARS cosmetics launched in 1993, with founder François Nars providing Barneys in New York with a collection of merely 12 lipsticks. Now this modern cult make-up label covers all bases, applying its iconic shades to nails, cheeks, eyes and lips. more


Clothing
Boyfriend jeans trend
Gentlewoman

Loosen up your style with boyfriend jeans

Allowing us to take a breather from the uncomfortable outfits we normally push and shove ourselves into in the name of style, boyfriend jeans have re-entered this season’s denim shapings. Channelling a certain relaxed elegance that’s both comfortable and effortless, a well-worn pair of boyfriend jeans was a mainstay of a 1990s wardrobe. more

Clothing
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2013
Gentlewoman

Top notes from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia

Set amongst the historic surrounds of new home Carriageworks, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia opened this week with Camilla and Marc’s tenth anniversary show. And while Twitter was running hot with the usual Monday night Q&A debate, Romance Was Born’s spring/summer 2013 pageant stole the social media show, with its otherworldly sugary spectacle. more

Clothing
kowtow
Gentlewoman

Kowtow launches Anywhere But Here collection

In China, ‘kowtow’ means the act of kneeling or bowing so low that your head touches the ground – a gesture of deep respect. Holding a profound respect for people and the environment at its core, New Zealand-label Kowtow produces 100% certified-fairtrade and organic clothing for the fashion forward (and eco-minded) gentlelady. more

Accessories
TU M' Vintage
Gentlewoman

TU M’ Vintage opens in Stafford

Stafford is becoming a go-to suburb for a spot of antiques shopping with a side of coffee, with newcomer TU M’ Vintage having joined Crema Cafe, Old As Antiques and Collectables, Flower Market Expresso and Pod Espresso and Organics in the area. more

Accessories
Love Vintage Show
Gentlewoman

Love Vintage Show returns to South Bank

Last time this emporium of olden-day wares rolled into town, a vintage red velvet painter’s smock originally from Rockmans caught our eye, along with some vintage-inspired new designs by local seamstresses. For its sophomore edition, Love Vintage Show returns to the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre at South Bank for three days of yesteryear whimsy. more

Beauty
Brooklyn Beauty Bar, Fortitude Valley
Gentlewoman

Indulge in New York-style pampering at Brooklyn Beauty Bar

The Brooklyn borough of New York has grown to become not only the city’s most populous of its five, but it has also come to represent the growing hipster movement. As well as its fashion-forward residents, the district is renowned for its iconic brownstone buildings of rich deep sandstone in shades from chocolate to burgundy. A new beauty salon has cropped up in James Street, taking its style cues from the trendsetting borough. more