Wednesday, 27 July 2011

All Originals

adidas Originals are leaping into the Little Hero showroom! 

With over 60 years experience dressing the world in three stripes on the field and on the street, they're bringing their forward thinking designs and amazing collaborations (including Ransom, David Beckham and Jeremy Scott) to be a part of our world.

To celebrate, here are a few of our favourite adidas Originals clips:

Nobody says it better than Run DMC:

They've worked with the world's biggest sports stars:

And have a reputation for being a bit cheeky:

Thursday, 14 July 2011

Step Back In Time

Claire Inc wants you to switch off your computer, and head into the streets.

The veritable vintage virtuoso has seemingly returned from yet another time-travellin' trip to the 80's and 90's, with a bounty of one-of-a-kind designer pieces. But instead of staking your claim online from the comfort of your home (read: bed), this collection is available only for purchase in The Corner Shop.

The much-anticipated Claire Inc residency starts next Thursday 21st July at prestigious Sydney boutique The Corner Shop in the Strand Arcade. It's your chance to peruse, sample, fondle and generally obsess over exclusive pieces that have appeared on the supermodels of yesteryear, or graced Vogue covers 20 years ago.

They're all there: Chanel. Chloe. Sonia Rykiel. Moschino. Givenchy. Issey Miyake. Kenzo. Azzedine Alaia. Jean Paul Gaultier. Christian Lacroix. Gianni Versace. Cacharel. Escada Couture.

Flick through the photos below for an idea of whats on offer, or check out the full collection.

Chanel Spring 95 Cropped Neon Yellow Blazer

Friday, 1 July 2011

This Winter Weekend

Looking for the perfect activities for your winter weekend? We've compiled a little list of the most fun things you can do with your eyes this Friday, Saturday and Sunday:

Edward Gant's Amazing Feats of Loneliness
Head down to the Sydney Theatre Company for a glass of wine and a spectacular show. The funniest celebration of human loneliness we've ever seen, all costumes were designed by the wonderful Romance Was Born (Luke Sales and Anna Plunkett) and are just as lavish and surprising as you'd imagine.

Sleeping Beauty
The ridiculously talented Julia Leigh makes her film debut with this dark tale of Lucy, a young university student who finds herself drawn into an unseemly world of human desire. An Australian film with so much substance and resonance, head over to your closest cinema and check it out.

World Press Photo 2011
One of our favourite exhibitions of the year begins tomorrow at the State Library. A collection of the world's best photojournalism - some hilarious and some devastating. It's free, and it's unforgettable. See more.

Davide Monteleone, Italy, Contrasto for The New York Times Style Magazine.

2nd Prize - Arts and Entertainment