The Final Chapter for Bookshops?

With challenges seemingly coming from all directions, significant changes in the book industry mean times are tough for bricks and mortar booksellers. Are they still relevant, and what does their future look like? Brittany Stewart reports.

Fashion FebFast: Two Months On

As a self-confessed shopaholic, I pledged to do no shopping for the month of February. How did it go? I fill you in. ONYA MAGAZINE – MAY 2014

MBFWA: Toni Maticevski’s Botanical Metamorphosis

Botanical metamorphoses were the theme for Toni Maticevski’s RTW 2014 collection, mixing elements of femininity and delicacy with the artificial, in an exploration into the manipulation of natural beauty. ONYA MAGAZINE, APRIL 2014.

MBFWA: Michael Lo Sordo’s Dishevelled Collection

Never did I think it was possible to make disheveled clothes look sleek, chic and elegant. That is, until Michael Lo Sordo’s SS14/15 show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. ONYA MAGAZINE, APRIL 2014.

MBFWA: The Pop-Punk Power Queen Has Arrived

It was the emergence of the pop-punk power queen at Aurelio Costarella’s MBFWA show, with plenty of strong silhouettes and embellishment including beading, feathers and leather. ONYA MAGAZINE, APRIL 2014

VAMFF: Miss Vogue Runway

While the clothes may have been predominately black, white and grey there was nothing bleak about the forecasting fashion showcased at The Miss Vogue runway. ONYA MAGAZINE – MARCH 2014.

VAMFF: David Jones Runway

The 2014 Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival started with a bang on Monday, with the David Jones Opening Runway showcasing collections from the likes of Alice McCall, Bec and Bridge, Camilla, Dion Lee, Jack + Jack, Love, Michael Lo Sordo, Nicholas and Nicola Finetti.

Zhou Zhou – Melbourne’s New Drinking Den

Located above Oriental Tea House and marked by an unmissable neon sign, Zhou Zhou is the kind of place you might stumble upon and never want to leave. Which, thanks to its late night license, you don’t have to (or at least, not until 3am).

Outside The Jewellery Box

It’s time to think outside the jewellery box – meet the new places to wear your jewellery. Stylizen, 2014.

12 Reasons To Update Your Trainers

Whether for exercise or just aesthetics, here’s 12 reasons why you need a pair of coloured trainers. Stylizen, 2014.

Get The Look: Cara’s Brows

They’re the brows that have their own twitter account – here’s how to get the look from Cara Delevingne. Stylizen, 2014.

Obsession: Imogen Heath

The Stylizen team is currently obsessed with Imogen Heath’s gorgeous printed cushions – see why. Stylizen, 2014.

BB Creams For Any Budget

BB creams decoded for any budget. Stylizen, 2014.

In Defence Of Valentines Day

As a hopeless romantic, I stand in defence of Valentines Day against those who believe it’s nothing more than a “capitalist venture”. Catalyst, 2014.

Top 5 Sunscreens

Avoid the greasy, slimy feel of summer with these top 5 sunscreens. Stylizen, 2014.

Ultimate Festival Fashion Wardrobe

This article was first published on Stylizen on 11th February 2014. The Ultimate Festival Wardrobe Ah, festivals. Combining our love of fashion and music, we love that the festival season lasts all year… Continue reading

National Designers Awards 2014

This article was first published by Onya Magazine on 8th February 2014 The finalists for the 2014 Tiffany & Co. National Designer Award have been announced, with five of the six designers hailing… Continue reading

Perfect Valentine’s Day Date Outfits

This article was first published on Stylizen on 6th February 2014 Perfect Date Outfits For Valentine’s Day There’ll be no pre-date freak outs with our stylish edit. Valentine’s Day. It’s a day that… Continue reading

Pantone Colour Of The Year: Radiant Orchid

This article was first published on Stylizen on 3rd February 2014 Radiant Orchid | Pantone’s Colour Of The Year 2014 Last year they had us (emerald) green with envy, but according to Pantone,… Continue reading

Falls Fest Day 3

This article was first published on Stylizen on 8th January 2014. Falls Festival Lorne Day 3 There was fashion a-plenty on the final day of Falls. The final full day of Falls (and… Continue reading