scragend.com Last month Swensk was so pleased to host the two entrepreneurial brothers of Scrag End, Sascha and Bjorn Rust for the launch of their food journal. A perfect gift for those interested in discussing food.
style.com Alexander Schaper formerly worked for the Adidas Fashion Group. In August 2014, Schaper joined Filippa K Man as its senior menswear designer, and today he showed his first collection for the brand. Photo: Courtesy of Alexander Schaper
rogerseller.com.au Seduction takes many forms. Embracing the theme of uncontrollable desire, Rogerseller commissioned a piece from local film collective The Apiary, known for their immersive works that both embrace and subvert the cinematic form.
elle.com While there’s still no word on when COS will cross the Atlantic, WWD is reporting that H’M is on the verge of launching a true luxury brand (on top of their just released Exclusive Glamour Conscious collection). They hired Whyred’s Behnaz Aram in August and placed him in the New Business department (where they manage COS and brands like Cheap Monday and Weekday). At Whyred, Aram was known for his Scandinavian take on rock n’ roll style, with skinny pants and slouchy dresses.
sharedesign.com Mark Simpson – Some Melbourne favourites are Cibi, Swensk, soleDevotion, Mud Australia plus any number of hardware and vintage furniture stores. Internationally, Tokyo Hands is hard to beat. Damien and I lost over 4 hours in there last year.
Damien Mulvihill – In Melbourne, Somewhere and Swensk, both off Little Collins Street. Project 8 in Midtown and the Uniqlo Flagship store on 5th Ave, NYC.
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no-vacancy.com.au How many times have you waved at someone only to realise they were waving to the person behind you, the awkward fancy hand shake malfunction, or the old elbow misplacement at the dinner table. The debut solo show for Melbourne based artist Stevie D. “OH DEAR” is a series of portrait studies exploring socially awkward moments in everyday life.
When: Wednesday, 22 February 2013 to the 1st of June