Colab Eyewear

Posted on June 3, 2008 Under Fashion

If you're sick of everyone copping your eyewear look, check out the Australian-based creative think tank Colab. The group has paired up with a handful of slick designers to create a line of hypoallergenic, limited-edition, vintage-style sunglasses (there are only…

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VEIL Solar Shades

Posted on May 9, 2008 Under Eco

We all know that protecting the environment has shifted from a nice-to-do to a must-do. One of the most promising, but still mostly unexplored, frontiers is green energy. As the world finds new ways to harvest nature to create power,…

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Head Case contest

Posted on May 1, 2008 Under Art

A lot of artistic expression can be attributed to the loss of one's mind. The artist at his creative best as he descends into madness with a little help from drugs and alcohol. Head Case, an art contest being held…

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Two Birds One Stone

Posted on April 29, 2008 Under Travel

How many times have you been in this situation? You've just taken what seems like a 92-hour flight to the Australian mainland, hailed a taxi to the beach, plunked yourself down in the sand and said, "now what?" Please don't…

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Imperial Denim

Posted on March 31, 2008 Under Fashion

It takes a tough man to live Down Under...what with all of those poisonous animals, arid Outback, and the possibility of Paul Hogan at every turn. Which is probably why they make some damn fine denim. The Imperial Denim label…

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Getting Comfortable With Emma Jay

Posted on March 27, 2008 Under Design

If you had to make a list of the five greatest inventions ever, you can rest assured that somewhere in the top five, cushions would make a surprise appearance. They may not be as important to civilization as the wheel…

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Schwipe's Cheap Ass Sale

Posted on December 4, 2007 Under Fashion

I can't say it any better than the guys Down Under at Schwipe have already, because this sale is cheap, and not only is it just cheap, it's Cheap Ass. One caveat: it depends on which side of the dollar,…

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Posted on September 25, 2007 Under Design

You know what sort of irks me? When the bottom of your snowboard matches your zip-up hoodie; if both the hoodie and the board were by the same company, shame on you for using both at the same time, but…

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Norman and the Starmaker: Finally!

Posted on September 18, 2007 Under Fashion

When we did an interview with Sydney's Saint Augustine Academy, we could only show you a tiny little bit of Norman and the Starmaker (i.e; Alvin and Adrian's Fall collection). Well, it's about that time (freaking finally) where you can…

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Bravo Gelato's Bambino Cones

Posted on August 14, 2007 Under Food

Gelato's natural enticements aren't enough for gelateria Bravo Gelato. Instead of acknowledging the creamy favorite's already irresistible nature, the Italian-owned company has gone and made the dessert even more impossible to resist. Their Bambinos are bite-sized versions of the delicious…

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