Category Archives: Fashion

Emerging Designers Going Swimmingly

A development program for local designers is paying off, with 10 upcoming designers now getting ready to showcase their creations at the Gold Coast Swim Fashion Festival late next month. The festival is helping to establish the Gold Coast as … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding For New-Age Thongs

The power of crowdfunding has given a massive leg-up for Gold Coast based Willi Footwear Company, which has ignited interest in its unique take on the humble thong. Willi founder and managing director Brad Munro has managed to raise $20,000 … Continue reading

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Trash Monkey Southport Rises from the Rubble

In the past few years the much loved retailers of Southport have suffered through the battleground that is the construction zone for Light Rail, newer shinier centers opening along the Gold Coast Corridor, consumers dumping their local bricks and mortar … Continue reading

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Ita Buttrose to headline ‘Women on Water’ lunch at Sanctuary Cove

Nobody is better credentialed than Ita when it comes to surmounting the obstacles and challenges of working in a traditionally male domain, always with intelligence, creativity, courtesy and a smile. Twice voted Australia‟s most admired woman, Ita Buttrose has led … Continue reading

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Bleach* Surfing the Fringe Festival Readies for Debut

Art, music, surf photography, fashion and film to be showcased at Gold Coast’s premiere surf culture festival For those who can’t get enough surf, sand and sun, brace yourself – Bleach* Surfing the Fringe is coming. The Gold Coast’s premiere … Continue reading

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Local Knowledge: Gold & Tweed Coast Family Christmas Gift Ideas

Gold Coast November 29, 2010 ~ With Christmas just around the corner, shopping is the word on everyone’s lips. But before you race off to the mall or send your requests off to the North Pole, here’s a few fabulous … Continue reading

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Monster Enterprises Brings Hip European Children’s Brand Elodie Details Down Under

Gold Coast WAHM duo juggle clothing company, children and their new expansion into the baby fashion accessory world with European brand Elodie Details. Gold Coast, Australia, October 28, 2010 – Between chasing after kids, changing nappies & cooking dinner, two … Continue reading

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