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Lucy Folk’s food-themed jewellery is so tasty it’s almost edible

Play Melbourne Contributor

By Play Melbourne in New Fashion on Friday 5 June 2015

If you love food just as much as you love jewellery, read on. There’s a very quirky boutique you need to check out in Melbourne’s CBD: Lucy Folk. Opened in 2011 by jewellery designer Lucy Folk, today her namesake flagship store is jam packed full of pizza, nachos, chips, and other iconic Aussie snacks – all in jewellery form!

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Queen of the pantsuit, Hillary Clinton, sells pantsuit tees on her official website

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Tuesday 2 June 2015

When was the last time you saw Hillary Clinton in a dress? Ha, trick question. Hillary Clinton is a pantsuit bot brought back from the future to save the world from total destruction… or something like that. And to commemorate Hillary’s presidential run, her official website is offering a rather unique tee.

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Get artsy with your swimwear and slip into a one-piece that celebrates all things surreal

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Monday 1 June 2015

Everyone’s got a two-piece bathing suit. There’s no creativity in that. So Taipei-based fashion designer John Yuyi came up with a very unique swimsuit design that’s bound to keep you as unique as you deserve to be. 

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Follow the Zanerobe Global Movement: 18 Instagram creatives and photographers across 18 different cities

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Tuesday 26 May 2015

Back in February we told you about ZANEROBE’s Salvation line which got us drooling over customised fabrics, denim washes and cutting-edge chinos. Well, the ZANEROBE crew have been quite busy since then and have just launched a Global Movement which sees 18 creatives across 18 global cities showcasing the brand’s newest collection in their own unique way.

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Mewgaroo: a hoodie that has a kangaroo pouch for your cat to sleep in

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Monday 25 May 2015

Now you can bring your cat along wherever you go, without having to carry a leash or a cardboard box. Japanese company ‘Unihabitat’ has created a hoodie that comes with a clever cat transportation feature: a pouch similar to that of a kangaroo’s.

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Wearable art is coming to Queensland and you’re in for an explosion of creativity

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Monday 18 May 2015

If you’re into fashion and into art, drop everything for a brand new exhibition coming to North Queensland. WOW, World of WearableArt is finally making its way to Aussie shores and you’re invited to be wowed along with the rest of us.

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Blend in with the subway tiles with architectural camouflage fashion

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Thursday 14 May 2015

Sometimes you just want to hide away from the world, and that’s ok. But business still needs to be done. So your best bet is to dress in something that’ll help you blend in. And if you really want to blend in you should take a look at this architectural camouflage collection from Snarkitecture and Print All Over Me.

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Do yourself a favour and grab a Konifer watch made out of 100% wood

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Tuesday 5 May 2015

Everyone and their neighbour might be itching for the Apple watch, but if you’re looking for a watch to keep you stylish through every season (not just a couple), you should definitely check out Konifer watches.

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Go surfing in style with these wetsuits that look like business suits

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Wednesday 29 April 2015

If you’re going to risk getting eaten by a shark, might as well do it in style, right? Quiksilver Japan has released a line of fancy wetsuits that look like actual suits.

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These pajamas are works of art and help support the Australian creative community

Contributions Reader Find

By Jessica Millar in New Fashion on Tuesday 28 April 2015

Pyjama label Canvas Australia has partnered with Sydney creative Cecilia Humphrey for the latest collection, The Dreamer.

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Stunning jewelry that incorporates the ashes of loved ones: we interviewed the creator

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion, New Products on Monday 20 April 2015

At first these stunning jewelry pieces look like just glass beads, but these pieces created by Merry Coor incorporate the ashes of departed loved ones inside of them. In this exclusive interview, we asked the designer what inspired her to make these precious beads and her future plans in jewelry design. [read our original post about Ash Beads here]

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Pop culture bow ties add a dash of geeky to your outfits

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Friday 17 April 2015

Super Mario is the new black (bow tie). Online store Birties has created a series of printed bow ties that feature colourful images from pop culture. The collection includes bow ties inspired by Doctor Who, Star Wars, Van Gogh, and even Mrs. Fields.

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These zany ‘LEGO’ bags will surely lift your mood and brighten up your day

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Fashion, New Products on Thursday 9 April 2015

Poland-based Agabag has decided to make their bags as fun as the LEGO bricks that have inspired their latest collection’s design. For the brand’s new and explosively-coloured range, they have handcrafted ‘LEGO’ bricks onto each bag and clutch, combining them in vivid and playful combinations guaranteed to cause a deluge of Instagram envy.

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This boutique in Sydney features a curated gallery of sneakers you can’t find elsewhere

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Wednesday 8 April 2015

It can be a nightmare searching for the right sneakers. Not only do you have to worry about size and how comfy they are, but a sneaker – a good sneaker that will last you years – should say something about you. It should ooze style and charm and outshine all the other sneakers on the streets. And finally there’s a place in Sydney where they take their sneakers seriously: Subtype.

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The latest in accessories are these hairy scary octopus fascinators

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Thursday 2 April 2015

Artist Kirstie Williams has caused quite the commotion recently because of her unique hair accessories. This Western Australia-based artist has invented the hair-octopus fascinator and Etsy orders are going through the roof.

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