Accessories
Red Phoenix Emporium
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Drape on layers of neon with Red Phoenix Emporium

As Queensland’s skies are a bright hue roughly 90% of the time, it’s no wonder that its residents absorb a brighter approach to attire than some of our southern neighbours. It’s this embrace of vibrant shades and clashing patterns that are not only filtering through boutiques with the current neon trend, but at the style forefront of local jewellery label, Red Phoenix Emporium. more

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Villa Galeria, Winn Lane
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Villa Galeria takes up residence in Winn Lane

A new boutique has taken up residence in Winn Lane, filling the white-framed empty shell where EP by Easton Pearson used to stand. Villa Galeria focuses on a refined level of pre-loved fashion, stocking high-quality garments, accessories and homewares that embody opulence. more


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Paddington Up Late
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Shop local this Christmas at Paddington Up Late

With work all week and weekends a usual flurry of good times, finding the time to tick off items on your Christmas shopping list can be terribly stressful. With the impending holiday now right around the corner, it’s time to gather your purse and take to the streets, shopping local at two Up Late events. more

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Grown Alchemist'
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Indulge your skin with the new Grown Alchemist range

Packaging can make all the difference when exploring new skincare options. Neat typography and interesting labelling draw the eye, while amber-shaded bottles are not only reminiscent of classical alchemist packaging, but also act to protect the botanical ingredients within from UV lighting. more

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Scotch Naturals
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Paint on summer nail colours from Scotch Naturals

When we start to ponder the quality and safety of the ingredients of one of our daily beauty products, it’s difficult not to inspect every item we then consider bringing home. While shampoos, soaps and moisturisers are in obvious need of review, the pretty coloured rows of new nail polishes may have blinded us until now. more

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Molten Store Pop Up Shoppe
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Molten Store pops up at James Street, Fortitude Valley

Online boutique Molten Store is entering the realm of the physical this month, hosting a pop-up shoppe at James Street for two weeks. Featuring in store will be in-house label Molten Relic, along with Isobel Badin, Knots & Knits, These Violet Times, Voir Une Memoire and Refinery in a whirlwind of colour and talent. more

Clothing
Natalie Encarnita
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Natalie Encarnita returns with minimalist fervour

At the age of 17, Australian-born Natalie Encarnita moved to the UK to follow her dream of becoming a fashion designer. By her early 20s, her designs were being stocked in large fashion retailers in the UK and boutiques across America and Japan. However, this whirlwind of success left Natalie feeling astray from her fashion core. more

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Karen Walker Diamond
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Style doyenne Karen Walker launches Diamond collection

Seemingly dissatisfied with conquering merely clothing, sunglasses, shoes, purses and the cute and kitsch side of jewellery, Karen Walker has now branched into diamonds. Having been asked by avid followers to recreate Karen Walker Jewellery pieces in diamonds for engagement purposes in the past, Karen took the opportunity to fill this gap in fine fashion jewellery on a more permanent basis. more

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Travelling Wares caravan
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Discover the kitsch goods of Travelling Wares

A kitsch caravan that travels the countryside selling butter knives, English pudding bowls and enamelware sounds like something out of frontier days. Instead it’s the retro-inspired creation of Brisbane-based stylist and vintage retailer Kara Rosenlund. more