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 […]

25/11/2011 i ART what i like noyearsxninelives


Getting behind local talent; Nine Lives and No Years is putting a call out for submissions from Brisbane’s best artists, graphic designers, photographers to show alongside established creative such as Beastman, Numskull, Leif Podhajsky and WeBuyYourKids. Deadlines for submissions is December 7th, 2011 with artists announced on December 14th. We welcome all types of creative […]

13/11/2011 i FASHION what i like failed sucide bombing

As close to following the news as I’ll ever get

So as you may know by now, I’m not much of a reader; but I respect and admire those who are up-to-date with what’s going on in the world around us. I have even greater respect for the creators of Made in the Now who mix fashion and world news. Made in the Now is […]

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Little Big Brisbane

As some of you may have realised, here at Strutten we have a soft-spot for tilt-shift photography turning people miniature. We’ve praised Uniqlo for their uniqlo calendar (that appears on our site on the bottom right) and I was thrilled to discover an amazing film made here in Brisbane  -Little Big Brisbane. Armed with a […]

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paper. . .queen.katelyn hankinson

Working in the design industry, you meet a lot of really talented creatives that inspire and really push you to better yourself! Moving over to Price Attack, I met the not-so -bogan, Logan local & print designer extraodinaire,  Katelyn Hankinson! This Paper Queen was kind enough to let me spam attack her with questions about […]

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OP SHOP SPOT. Vinnies in Paddington

Paddington is a personal favourite for vintage shopping. Something that makes this suburb unique is that the op shops and vintage stores appear to live side-by-side harmoniously. You will find Vinnies at 16 Latrobe Tce inside “Foresters Hall” with it’s classic $1 clothes rack and row of tempting furniture out the front. If you’re in […]

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En Vie – passion for fashion

En Vie is an online fashion magazine which spreads their love of fashion to the world. Super gadget friendly, if you’re more hi-tech than me, you can read it on your iPad or iPhone or simply on your laptop. And if English isn’t your first language, fear not! En Vie is available in a variety […]

01/11/2011 i CULTURE what i like rabbithole

yayyyy. down the .rabbit.hole.

Located in the buzzing urban funk hub of Brisbane – West End, The Rabbit Hole Ideation Cafe is a space for peeps to meet, work, share and create!  If you’re looking for a space that’s an easy source of your daily coffee buzzzzzz as well as a good place to connect with peers, resources and […]

20/10/2011 i SHOP what i like we_live_like_this_flowers

We live like this – part of why I love Paddington

  The other day, Claire and I were having a lazy day and after having a late breakfast/lunch at the Hampton’s café, we found ourselves in an adorable store called We live like this. At first glance it looks like a simple fashion boutique but on entering, I discovered they also stocked fun nic nacs […]

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ryohei hase .farm.

Once in awhile, I really find something amazing whilst browsing international artists. This month, Japanese artist Ryohei Hase has such fantastic work that I had to share it on Strutten.com! This talented artists illustrates for CDs, web, magazines, games (yay!), films and photography, as well as making time for his personal work, like painting. The quiet […]

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OP SHOP SPOT. That Little Vintage Shop (Ballarat)

Each small town has a shop that locals brag about. For Ballarat I’d say That Little Vintage Shop is something locals would worry about sharing, because this source is so good. Cheap, quality vintage mostly sourced from the UK, this store gives any of the vintage stores in Paddington a run for their money. Go […]