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Immerse yourself in Spanish lessons
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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

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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
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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


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Cape
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Embrace whimsy and keep warm in a cape

While the mention of the word ‘cape’ tends to bring to mind imagery of Little Red skipping sweetly through the woods, capes are a very handy addition to any winter wardrobe. Whether worn cropped at the elbow or long to the knee, add a touch of whimsy and the dramatic to your creatively curated clothing. more

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nicole mckenzie
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Why Hello You: Nicole McKenzie

Name: Nicole McKenzie. Age: 24. Lives: New Farm. Nicole likes lazing about at New Farm Park on weekends and eating at her local Indian restaurant Taj Mahal. Read more about Nicole on Why Hello You. more

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The Good Dog! Film Festival
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Cut and paste with a collage from Little Land of Pia

The concept of collage may take you back to the joys of craft time in preschool and artworks riddled with stickmen and glitter. Taking a more adult approach to this line of craft (but no less colourful) is former Melbournite Pia Blair, who creates abstract collages full of texture and iconography. more