Archive for March, 2011

March 31, 2011

Fun Bags

A couple of years ago on a cold wintery night, I decided to brave the crispy air and head down to the Finders Keepers Markets at Carriageworks in the inner west. I am so glad that I did because I wouldn’t have this piece here to show-off. I always get compliments and it never fails to jazz up a boring LBD. So who am I talking about? LOLA&BAILEY is the label and they have the most bangin’ accessories I’ve ever come across. Two besties Theresa Nguyen and Cheri Flewell-Smith started in 2007 and have created not only necklaces and brooches but really COOL totes. Long Live McQueen tote was published in the Allen & Unwin, McQueen tribute book. AWESOME!

Have a browse through their brand spankin’ new website here and start shopping.

R&H loves L&B

H.

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March 30, 2011

Shakuhachi Sydney Sale

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March 28, 2011

We love… old school adverts

Speaks for itself…

March 27, 2011

Be part of a photography street project

This is quite an interesting project for anyone who has a passion for photography.

Kinda like fight club but for artsy, non violent, people.

Each week, instructions (or inspirations) are issued and photographers are invited to upload one photo to flikr in response, revealing their view of the world.

Running for a whole 52 weeks, the project began in October 2010 and is already at its 26th instruction.

You can join at anytime, and although it is not a competition, more of a collective of inspiration from across the world, at the end one photographer will be glorified as the most outstanding participator in terms of contribution over a number weeks. It could be you!

http://streetphotographynowproject.wordpress.com/

Or join/like via their Facebook page

http://www.facebook.com/streetphotographynow

March 25, 2011

Thank FBI it’s Friday @ Kings Cross Hotel

Don’t know what ya’ll are up to tonight but we’re heading to The Cross for ‘FBI radios’ pop-up music venue held tonight at Kings Cross Hotel.

Featuring the best of Sydney’s up and coming DJ’s including United Clours DJ’s, Death strobe DJ’s, Frames, Mcinnes & Felix Lloyd.

Kicks off at 10pm, Tix sold at the door only for the low low price of $5 before 10pm and $10 after OR if you become an FBI supporter (here ya go) it’s $5 all night (plus that oughta come in handy down the track)

See you there

xx

Check this and more upcoming events on FBI’s social calender

FBIRadio

March 24, 2011

Fashion Photography For a Good Cause

Opening today and showing on the upper level of the MLC centre for two weeks, ‘From Skyscrapers to Seashores – Life is a Beach’ is a yearly exhibition held in the name of fashion and for a good cause.
Featuring 25 works by 21 of Australia’s best fashion photographers, all prints are limited edition, signed, elegantly framed and for sale at $750 each with 100% of the profits going toward The National  Breast Cancer Foundation and The Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.
For exhibition enquiries please contact Hush Communications on (02) 9331 1170
Or go to the MLC website for this and more events.
 
(Featured photographer – Bec Parsons)
 
March 23, 2011

We love – To win great things!

March 20, 2011

Absolut-ely the place to be…

On this damp Saturday afternoon just passed, before beginning our usual Saturday night festivities, we stopped in at the pop up shrine to all things ‘Absolut’ at Ray Hughes Gallery, Surry Hills.
We sipped our complimentary new ACAI BERRY vodka cocktails and lounged in a gorgeously arranged orgy den, taking in the surrounding art (when we say orgy den we mean a room with lots of pillows and dim lighting) not to mention the sexy sexy music…

Its only around for another 6 days and its free entry for all so there is no excuse not to stop in…

http://www.timeoutsydney.com.au/arts/event/24397/absolut-art-collection.aspx


 

March 18, 2011

Thank F#@k It’s Friday!!

This Friday we are desperately in need of some dub, and no one, NO ONE, does it like Tiki Taane.

This track, a remix from Tiki’s album ‘In the world of light’ should get you bouncing and a little bit remeniscant of the summer that is quickly on its way out…

Enjoy your weekend peeps!!!

March 14, 2011

Hurry to celebrate the best of Sydney art!

This years month-long celebration of diverse art in Sydney is already half over, spanning from the 1st to the 31st of March.

Hosted by more than 80 galleries and venues within Sydney and featuring over 100 exhibitions, there are plenty of amazing art exhibits, events, launches, live shows, installations, forums (and a whole lot more) to check out.

Here is the schedule for this weeks festivities:

http://www.artmonthsydney.com/2011/week-3

We intend to hit up the exhibit ‘Erased’ which is a group show of contemporary Australian drawing at the NAS Gallery Darlinghurst & Perhaps even Martha McDonald’s ‘ Knitting the house’ performance piece alongside the work of the ‘Guerilla Knitters’ at Elizabeth Bay House, Elizabeth Bay.  Sounds just a little bit different, and we dig that kind of thing.

For even more up to the minute details on events going on around you, skip over to Art Month Blog.