Knitted fashions by Yokoo

Joanne Thies Reader Find

By Joanne Thies in New Fashion on Tuesday 10 April 2012

I’ve recently taken up knitting as a way to soothe the daily desktop grind and in an attempt to disconnect from my deep technology immersion. I hit the needles in the early evenings, and I find it reconnects me with my love of tactile creation. Knitting is also a strange repetitive form of mediation. I got a bit knitting crazy and recently set off on an online hunt to find all things knitting. I quickly found Yokoo, who is simply known as Yokoo.

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Bizarre ad: lingerie models sell Real Estate in Queensland

Tristan Rayner Editor

By Tristan Rayner in Video on Tuesday 15 February 2011

If you’re an underwear model, does peeling your clothes not help with a sale? Thanks (or no thanks, as the case may be) to this bizarre, sexist ad, real estate on the Gold Coast, Queensland, will never be the same again.

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The Middle East

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Music on Saturday 9 January 2010

Don’t be fooled: The Middle East actually hail from Queensland, Australia, where their mini-album, The Recordings Of The Middle East, was originally self released 2008 before the always hip record label Spunk re-issued it with new packaging and a new tracklisting in 2009. Next up for the band are their first shows ever on American […]

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