19/05/2013 i BRISBANE what I like

Nico: Limited Ed. Tees!

Strutten is very proud to announce the launch of NICO limited edition range of unisex Classic Cut Tees! They maintain the focus on sustainable fashion pieces, by using end-of-roll fabric and ensuring that nothing goes to waste. NICO Underwear is accredited with Ethical Clothing Australia and the tees were made right here in Brisbane under […]

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Love Vintage Show at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Finding the perfect vintage treasure can be a daunting affair, especially when you need to sort the true vintage gem from the Katies tee your mum used to own. Love Vintage Show is putting the nation’s best vintage stores under one convenient roof for Brisbane to fawn over, for one weekend only. There’s something for […]

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Happy 1st B’day Silo!

Last Saturday, 7th of July, I attended Silo’s first birthday bash where they released their first 7inch vinyl. (But perhaps to most enticing thing for me was the promise of a cupcake at the door – who knew that was only a small portion of what Silo had in store)  You might remember Silo from […]

02/07/2012 i ART what i like I Used To Skate Once #08

I Used To Skate Once vol 08

On 21st of June, my friends and I visited a now not so little exhibition known as ‘I Used to Skate Once’.

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more than just a shutterbug.. ria ganis.

  Photography is one of my greatest passions, so much so that I did my Bachelor degree in it. Whilst I never really got to pursue it much further (yet!), and what I gained from the degree was mostly the art direction & theory behind visual arts (which is equally as important! :p ) I […]

01/07/2012 i EVENTS what i like Home Festival 2012

Brisbane’s Home Festival

Saturday, 21 July 2012 at 10:00….. A celebration of everything that makes home what it is – whatever that may be! Whether home is simply the roof you sleep beneath or the people you share it with, Home Festival aims to share with the community a sense of belonging, inclusivity, learning, expression and most importantly, fun!

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. .artist. tabitha emma.

While waiting for the bus in Bulgaria, I use the free wifi and stumble across lots and lots of pretty things. One of these things, is the portfolio of NSW based freelance designer and illustrator, Tabitha Emma. Her work is elegant ,but has a cute and crafty feel.  She works with both print and digital and […]

26/06/2012 i EVENTS what i like Reboot: Function, Fashion and the Sneaker

Reboot: Function, Fashion and the Sneaker

Design, fashion and popular culture merge in this striking shoe design exhibition curated by artisan. Olympic performance shoes rub heels with collaborations between iconic brands and artists and designers including Jean-Michel Basquiat, Andy Warhol, Yohji Yamamoto, Keith Haring, Mihara Yasuhiro, Undefeated and Alexander McQueen.

19/06/2012 i ART what i like Zilvinas Kempinas Triangulation Blog 1

Tube by Zilvinas Kempinas

Probably the best use of old VHS tape you’ll ever see… “Tube” is an art installation by Zilvinas Kempinas that uses reels of VHS magnetic tape, stretched out and carefully arranged, to form an 80-foot tunnel. Inside the tunnel offers an optical experience for the viewer as the strands of a tape seem to blur […]

14/06/2012 i EVENTS what i like worldpress

World Press Photo

The world’s most prestigious annual exhibition of photojournalism visits Brisbane for the fifth year running. Come at check it out at the Brisbane Powerhouse in New Farm.

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Sam Groenestyn – a name worth remembering how to spell

  Hi all, my apologies for the extended radio silence. I’d like to excuse myself by saying I was out of the country but heck, that already seems like a lifetime ago and also, the internet does seem to be international. Nell’s been showing us up by posting all the way from the land that […]