SHOP Articles

 

Feel The Future

· April 15, 2014

Renee Warne and Gibson Fox (the two we know from Billy Bride, in addition to - respectively - doing a million other things) have been feeling their way aroun...

Herr Blick Northcote

· April 8, 2014

“Herr Blick ist kein preisgekrönter Salon.” sternly proclaims the landing page of the Herr Blick website. Floating below is the disembodied, leat...

NOW + 4EVA pop-up concept store

· April 1, 2014

If you think about it, everything is a concept. This concept, however, has been heavily adhered to. Architecture in Helsinki just launched their new album, N...

Free shaves at Herr Blick

· March 27, 2014

Calling out to the suave and unshaven: the boutique hair people at Herr Blick are offering free shaves with their hair cuts until Saturday March 29. Master L...

A.P.C. Melbourne

· March 26, 2014

When I think of A.P.C. I think of red-lipped Parisian women at candle-lit dinner parties. I think of cigarettes on the balcony, male models chopping wood nex...

Dagmar Rousset Collingwood

· March 20, 2014

There are some things in life that are so utterly entrancing they slip past your senses and lodge themselves firmly in your heart before you've even real...

Temple Town

· March 20, 2014

Tom Farmer is a barber. He wasn't always a barber, though – he worked as a graphic designer until the GFC hit and made him ask, “Is this really mak...

Third Drawer Down Southside

· March 13, 2014

Third Drawer Down opened their doors south of the river yesterday to a warm welcome and even warmer weather. The think-tank baby of Abi Compton is pretty muc...

Strange Neighbour Darkroom

· February 26, 2014

Strange Neighbour is now offering memberships to an exclusive and revered club. The club allows you to spend many hours in a completely black room where you ...

Distal Phalanx

· January 30, 2014

Distal Phalanx is a new concept fashion store located in the depths of the Liberty Social. If you've found yourself at the club in the early hours of the...

Jenny Kee online shop

· January 22, 2014

Jenny Kee planted her waratah totem seed on the internet, and will you just look at what has bloomed! A beautifully animated website, fully equipped with an ...

Men+Co

· January 16, 2014

For Sammy Bouayad, the journey to his single-chair barber shop (opened with partners Chris and Gary from Meddlers) within the wood-panel chic, old-timey redo...

Kinoak x Underground Sundae Pop*Shop

· December 19, 2013

Melbourne/Japan-based label Kinoak and Melbourne/NZ jewellery label Underground Sundae are collaborating with Seventh Gallery and holding a pop-up shop on Ge...

Dagmar Kitly pop-up

· November 28, 2013

Mr Kitly and Dagmar Rousset. We were all very jealous when they hung out together with all their clothes, plants, jewellery, books and Japanese-inspired home...

The Design Files Open House 2013, a guide

· November 21, 2013

Another year, another aspirational, open-plan warehouse conversion kitted out with coveted purchasables by Lucy and the Design Files team. After successful s...

dot.COMME residency at Alice Euphemia

· November 17, 2013

Step away from your laptops everybody, internet shopping is dead. No not really, we still love you internet shopping, but we don't need you for the next ...

I'm Home

· November 14, 2013

After travelling widely around Japan for many years, couple Adeline and Rohan launched I'm Home – an online store filled with handcrafted products they d...

Centre for Style online store

· November 7, 2013

HALLELUJAH, last week conceptual fashion space Centre for Style launched their online store. You can shop for all your favourite local and international desi...

Small Run vinyl photo diary

· November 6, 2013

A few months ago Heather introduced us to Small Run's Nathan Sawford. He'd recently bought himself a lathe, learnt the intricacies of vinyl cutting f...

Archive

· October 24, 2013

The concept of Archive was one that came to Lauren Urquhart about seven years ago – a consignment store that stocks recycled, affordable designer fashion. It...

Station St Studio Alterations & Repairs

· October 23, 2013

You cannot begrudge a fashion graduate whose biggest influences form that holy Japanese trinity of Yohji Yamamoto, Comme de Garçons and Issey Miyake starting...

Di$count pop-up shop at Alice Euphemia

· October 10, 2013

Imagine a world where everything is made of sequins. Imagine a world where your breasts have eyeballs with huge shiny lashes and everything twinkles in a ...

Someplace new webstore

· October 9, 2013

As if those Scandinavians couldn't get anymore good-looking, Someplace.com.au has put on a new and improved outfit. The new website and webstore matches ...

JukeCase by Son Valise

· October 3, 2013

Funk in the trunk. Bass in the case. Calypso in the portmanteau. Vincent Corneille and Rubin Utama make JukeCases – portable suitcases from the '60s and...

Kinoak new online shop

· October 2, 2013

Kinoak make the happiest fashions ever from Melbourne via great fabrics from Japan and Italy. They have just relaunched their website where you can start to ...

Pickings & Parry

· September 26, 2013

Former industrial engineer Chris Pickings had the idea for Pickings & Parry for a while but it only really took hold when he quit his job, moved to Melbo...

Champion Abbotsford

· September 21, 2013

In the backstreets of Abbotsford idles an unlikely motorcycle haven. Jim Clark has turned what used to be an old shed into a custom motorcycle workshop calle...

Medal Boot and Shoe Repair

· September 11, 2013

Man claims familiarity with his local area; discovers shoe repair business open for over half a century. It was hard not to feel a twinge of humility enterin...