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    Staycation at Sage Hotel West Perth

    If travel is not an option, the next best thing is a staycation! After several weeks of intense work, I had the pleasure of escaping for a mini holiday with a staycation at Sage Hotel…

    March 26, 2017
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    What’s Happening: March 2017

    After a very busy February and Fringe-fest, there is no slowing down for March! From Joondalup’s iconic Urban Couture Festival to foodies taking over the Perth CBD and the start of the Alliance Francaise…

    March 10, 2017
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    48 Hours in Melbourne

    The perks of having your best friend live in Melbourne is that it’s the perfect excuse for a weekend getaway! I’ve been lucky enough to visit Lei Lei in Melbourne five times in the…

    February 22, 2017
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    What’s Happening: February 2017

    How is it February already? It feels like it was only yesterday that I was floating on a pink flamingo in tranquil Mauritian waters. Needless to say the holiday blues has set in and my tan is…

    February 2, 2017
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    Superdry Wardrobe Essentials

    My everyday uniform is made up almost entirely of denim, tees and funky accessories. They are the essentials in my wardrobe which means I’m quite particular when choosing what to add to my collection, it…

    December 14, 2016
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    Unique, artisanal and functional, are the three words that best describe Sydney-based bespoke leather clutch brand K A R M M E. Founder Imby Langenbach always had a love and desire to create, but it wasn’t until…

    November 8, 2016
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    WOOD by Ross Potter

    Fremantle-based visual artist Ross Potter is best known for his detailed sketches of Fremantle’s iconic buildings, but for his latest exhibition entitled WOOD Potter turns his attention to the organic world. The exhibition explores…

    October 25, 2016