Fashionable living.

From our Editors: Allan’s year in review

At some point in December I was going to hit a goal I set myself earlier in 2013: to have run over 200KM on the streets of Canberra. Though more on that later. In late 2012 there was some unexpected changes in my life. My partner got a new, much better, job in Canberra, Fashionising.com moved it’s head office to the UK and for the…

Rules of a gentleman: Daniel P Dykes

Sometimes, it takes a stylish woman to recognise a stylish man. In her blog The Golden Diamonds, Doina Ciobanu has expanded beyond highlighting the stylish side of womenswear and into offering up some inspiration for men. Titled Rules of a Gentleman this new segment features none other than our own Daniel P Dykes, in posts about menswear staples, how to wear a three-piece suit, and…

How to pack for the long haul: carry on luggage

Long haul flights are bastard things, of this I can assure you. Having lived in Australia, I’ve become adept at such flights. And not the kind of long haul that sees one fly from London to New York, but rather the ‘across the world’ kind, Melbourne to London, 24 hours sat in the same seat. 24 hours where you run the risk of being the…

8 awesome colour combinations: inspiration boards

Knowing which colours work together gets you part the way to knowing how to style everything from creative outfits to visually stunning home interiors. And sometimes the best colour combinations are the most unexpected. From bright turquoise and sunflower yellow, to oxford blue and emerald green, here are 8 awesome colour combinations to try along with mood boards to inspire you on indulging in each of them. See them all after the break.

Know, see, do, read: for the fashioniser’s weekend

Misquotations to quote during all those dinner party conversations (just don’t misquote the misquotations), animals you never knew existed, rare natural phenomenon and how to look great in photos. Plus in our weekend reads, the story behind the real-life Bling Ring and how Sarah Burton became fashion royalty. After the break, a fashioniser’s guide to the weekend.

Know, see, do: for the fashionisers’ weekend

No matter where you are in the world, the weekend will soon be upon you. That means it’s time for our weekly round-up of entertaining tidbits, the things you need to know, the things you should see (just because) and some places to go if you get bored and feel like shopping at J.Crew, marvelling at a Monet, or getting dressed to impress for a…

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