Part of the Art Series Hotels, Spoonbill at The Olsen is both modern and classic. This chic restaurant features works from acclaimed artist John Olsen, not to mention his famous (and certifiably delicious) recipe for paella. Like the hotel itself, Spoonbill delivers a great combination which highlights the best of Melbourne – art and food, and fashion. Read the full review after the break.
It’s been almost six months since Fashionising.com broke the news of the coming of Topshop to Australia detailing both its Melbourne and Sydney ambitions, and today we finally got to see the store first hand. You can get your first look inside the store after the break.
We’ve been waiting for official word on the opening date since we first broke the news of the forthcoming Topshop Melbourne store and Topshop’s expansion into Australia in general. Today we have it.
In a burst of vibrant colour, Josh Goot's spring collection has just hit the shelves of Melbourne's Green With Envy. At the celebratory launch last week, we caught up with Josh to talk about inspiration, personal style, growing older (perhaps even growing up), and what's in store for fall. Read the full story after the break.
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While few have any doubt about the impact that the opening of Topshop in Melbourne will have on the fashion retail scene, in these times of prophesied doom and gloom scant attention has been paid to the positive affects of that impact. Take, for instance, the guaranteed boost to the business that some of Topshop’s future neighbours will enjoy:
Interested in working at Topshop in Australia? Job applications are now being taken by the company for Topshop’s Melbourne store along with the company’s head office.
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Update: the opening date of Melbourne’s first Topshop has been announced as December 8, 2011. The details exclusively revealed by Fashionising.com in June about the coming of Topshop to Australia have now been confirmed by Topshop’s owner Sir Philip Green. The announcement has confirmed the following details on the brand’s move into Australia;
Are you ready for the change that is coming to fashion shopping in Australia? If not, prepare yourself. As we’ve mentioned many a time, Australia’s fast fashion and fashion retail spaces are both undeveloped and very different to the rest of the world. In large part it’s a country where shoppers head to centres modelled on the shopping malls prevalent in the United States. The…