New Melbourne-Born Label Flipslide Is Doing a Grown-Up Take on Havaianas

Written for Broadsheet After spending some of her career working in fast fashion, Flipslide founder Rebecca Rennie wanted to create something a bit more sustainable. “A simple shoe that wouldn’t go in and out of fashion, and could be made from natural materials and with minimal waste,” she says. Rennie’s worked in product development, design,… Continue reading New Melbourne-Born Label Flipslide Is Doing a Grown-Up Take on Havaianas

The Only Dresses You Need for Summer

Written for Broadsheet Dresses are a natural summer staple. From the crinolines of the 18th century through to the geometric shift dresses of the sixties, they promote ease-of-dressing and complete a look with just one garment. “For me, [the dress] epitomises effortless style,” says Oroton’s creative director Sophie Holt. “It’s easy to throw on a beautiful, simple dress… Continue reading The Only Dresses You Need for Summer

Melbourne Sales Wrap: Best of the Week, October 18, 2018

Written for Broadsheet Melbourne Kenzo In-store Parisian fashion house (established by Japanese designer Kenzo Takada) Kenzo is throwing its first ever Melbourne warehouse sale with up to 80 per cent off. Get that statement piece you’ve been wanting with discounts across womenswear and menswear from previous collections. Fingers crossed Takada’s signature tiger print will be… Continue reading Melbourne Sales Wrap: Best of the Week, October 18, 2018

A Summer Pop-Up Park is Coming to Elizabeth Street

Written for Broadsheet Melbourne A pop-up park is due to open at the T-intersection of Elizabeth and Flinders Streets to create a space for pedestrians over summer. The City of Melbourne’s plans to build a permanent public space in the area have been delayed for 12 months to accommodate the construction of office and retail spaces nearby… Continue reading A Summer Pop-Up Park is Coming to Elizabeth Street