Sustainability is one of this generation's most-used buzzwords and it is being used more and more in the Australian fashion industry. Socal media has had a great part in exposing exploitative manufacturing methods and the shocking wastage that goes into clothing production. While fast fashion has a permanent place in the clothing market, the good new's is today's … [Read more...] about 5 Australian sustainable fashion brands we’re following
When it comes to Australian fashion, do we have our own unique style…or do we just copy the catwalk trends of Paris and New York? Kellie Hush, editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazaar, says there is something distinctive about our overall sense of style. She says it’s lifestyle-driven and leans towards sporty more than smart or sophisticated. She also believes there’s a big … [Read more...] about Australian fashion: What’s our style?
With 30 years in the beauty business, journalist Stephanie Darling has had a "fantasy" life travelling the globe and interviewing some of the world's most iconic stars. In this interview, Stephanie talks to Deborah about her experiences talking to Jane Fonda and Dame Edna Everage and the lessons she learnt from these modern day beauties. Interviewing Jane Fonda "We were in … [Read more...] about Stephanie Darling gets “full on fabulous” with Jane Fonda and Dame Edna
Stephanie Darling dedicates a chapter of her new book to the highs, lows and need-to-knows of male grooming, so she and Deborah discuss the rise of manscaping and how her career has impacted the men in her family. While somewhat impacted by today's "anti-grooming" trend of beards, manscaping treatments and grooming products continue to grow in relevance to … [Read more...] about Manscaping: “Maybe they realise it’s actually quite fun”
Stephanie Darling has worked in the beauty industry for 30 years and trialled countless products from fragrances to mascara and feet masques. So which products stand out from the crowd? Deborah delves into Stephanie's makeup bag to find her essential beauty must haves and asks her advice on choosing the right foundation for your skin. In her new book Secrets of a Beauty … [Read more...] about 5 essential beauty must haves and finding the right foundation