Kitty – a rising star

Heads swivelled and eyes grew wide when Lady Kitty Spencer, niece of Lady Di and cousin of Prince Harry, arrived at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor for his marriage to Meghan Markle. Wearing an emerald green hand-painted Dolce & Gabbana Alta Moda dress topped with a Philip Treacy fascinator and adorned with jewellery from Bulgari,...
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Biscuit business

We’re very excited to be collaborating with the iconic David Jones Department Store this week, to bring you the thoroughly Australian traditional Anzac biscuit recipe and method. If you’ve never tried to bake them, or never indulged in this Anzac Day tradition, then there’s no time like right now, to get down and crunchy. The...
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Japanese Modernism

The National Gallery of Victoria is showcasing an exclusive exhibition – Japanese Modernism that features Art Deco paintings, prints, design and fashion created between the 1923 Kanto earthquake and the devastation of World War II.  Of special interest is the way it illustrates the changing traditions as women adopted a modern Western lifestyle. This screen depicts...
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Brush up and get a head start

Choosing a barrel styling hairbrush can be a daunting task as much depends on your hair type and styling requirements.  We’ve narrowed down the choices and the publicised advice to give you some rules of engagement. First there’s the bristle choice. Natural bristles are less damaging, combat static and are ideal for fine or thin hair....
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