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Look closely at the world through the looking glass

At first glance, things look modern. Crisp white outfits, wild wet hair and mountains of white macaroons. But look closely and you’ll see a whole other era through the looking glass; a window to a Victorian world of high collars and neat chignons and the kind of fruit bowls immortalised in still life by the Dutch masters. The new world mirrors the old – or…
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk
The Emporium Melbourne Debut Campaign, March '14 by Henryk

5 ways to style the slip dress this summer

It’s the new take on the 1990s that brought back the slip dress, turning its distinctly minimal look and feel into a staple for the summer of 2014. Short, long, fitted or floaty, the slip dress received many interpretations, but it’s the simple silhouette and skinny spaghetti straps that prevail in assuring you’ll be sporting a clean, chic look this season. If you plan on…

5 picks: mirrored aviators for summer

Whether your goal is to get in a sporty summer mood or to pull off a tough vibe, reflective sunglasses offer a solution to both. They catch the eye of passers by, all the while mysteriously hiding your own. And when it comes to a hint of masculine, sporty, and tough, you can’t really go past the classic aviator shape. After the break, 5 picks…

When the absence of colour paints the reality

If you’re going to take a picture and strip away its colours, you must be ready to build up the fantasy using a different kind of foundation. In photography, the combination of black and white has it all: it conveys emotion, it disguises the passage of time, it brings every thought together, aligning the different realities into a perfect chronicle. If atemporality would ever need…
Just Black or White by Jorge Cal
Just Black or White by Jorge Cal
Just Black or White by Jorge Cal
Just Black or White by Jorge Cal
Just Black or White by Jorge Cal
Just Black or White by Jorge Cal
Just Black or White by Jorge Cal

10 plunging pieces you can actually wear this season

There’s no doubt in the fact that the plunging neckline is the statement to be made this season. Highly feminine and incredibly sensual, the plunging neckline sees its appeal extend this spring, going from plain sexy, to embracing a tailored sophistication and a more casual feel. If you’re looking to invest in this particular trend, we’ve put together a list of 10 plunging pieces that…

How to: Alice McCall’s grunge-glitter beauty look

Mixing two opposing elements is something that’s commonly done in fashion. These types of combinations usually result to looks that become notable for their uniqueness. For the Alice McCall spring / summer 2015 show at Australian fashion week, a touch of grunge was mixed with glittery shadow to create a one of a kind beauty look. MAC’s Victoria Baron is the woman behind this look…

Dreamy portraits, or painted dreams: beautiful shoot of the day

Conveying the atmosphere of pure intimacy and veiled eroticism best describing Jean-Honore Fragonard’s boudoir paintings, Nigel Stone’s gorgeous series of photographs come to sight as equal parts dreamy and ingenious. Aside from the alluring softness and delicate glow enfolding the portraits, it’s the deluge of spring flowers gently shielding the body to make the connection between past and present feel real, yet otherworldly.
Fleurs de Saison by Nigel Stone
Fleurs de Saison by Nigel Stone
Fleurs de Saison by Nigel Stone
Fleurs de Saison by Nigel Stone
Fleurs de Saison by Nigel Stone

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