Why we’re loving bamboo clothing this season

We all know how hot it gets here in Brissie. We’re so blessed with great weather all year round but it also means we have to dress to cope with alfresco cafe dates on those sticky sunny days – that’s why we love bamboo clothing! Naturally breathable and odour resistant, bamboo creates a dream fabric…

chroma hair studio

Luxe Salon Chroma Hair Studio opens on James St

The latest to hit James Street’s boutique cluster of shops is Chroma Hair Studio. Chroma Hair Studio sits between the trendy shipping containers that serve bliss balls (Miss Bliss) and creamy mushroom gnocchi (Gnocchi Gnocchi Brothers) and a high end beauty boutique. Painted sheen black with manicured hedges and lights hanging from the front tree,…

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival returns in 2017

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival returns this 2017, showcasing the very best of Queensland and Australian fashion and the cream of up-and-coming design talent. It’s the ultimate celebration of style featuring fashion runway shows and all the usual favourites. Since the event’s success in 2015, all aspects of the program have been worked on to bring you…

Brisbane Fashion Weekend

Move over Paris Fashion Week and say hello to the inaugural Brisbane Fashion Weekend.  The Royal International Convention Centre in Bowen Hills will come alive with the latest trends on 22-23 October. Known as Brisbane’s only ‘Runway-to-Rack’ pop –up shop experience, it is an event for all fashion fans living in Brisbane.   The runway show…

Pulling off the Black Skinny Jean

Brisbane Weekender hunted down fashionistas of Brisbane who wear the black skinny jean with style – our tip is go for neutrals rather than coloured pairings.  Check out our top picks. Pictures by Bianca Cattelini         

Bringing knitwear into your wardrobe

The cold snap that hit Brisbane is the perfect opportunity to fill your wardrobe with light knitwear.  Team your new knitwear with a leather skirt a chic look this autumn. Images by Bianca Cattelini        

The Sleeveless Coat

Make way for sexy sleeveless coats this warm autumn. We love these coats over glam shorts. If you really want to stand out throw on a pop colour shift and brighten things up. Pictures by Bianca Cattelini        

Practical Bucket Bags

Every busy gal needs a practical bucket bag to load those art books, meetings notes and spare hair brush into. Our crew have spotted some chic bags to compliment the understated elegant or casual looks. ​ Pictures by Bianca Cattelini         

Black on Black

Brisbane Weekender bring you your weekly fashion fix with  Black on Black trends to kick off autumn and kick out summer. Images by Bianca Cattelini