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September 2016

If you haven’t heard, the Lavvaza Italian Film Festival (LIFF) is on now and offers 30 exquisite films from, by and about Italy across eight different locations in Australia. Opening Night in Melbourne screened PERFECT STRANGERS (Perfetti sconosciuti) – drama unfolds as seven friends at a dinner party share the content of text messages, emails and phone calls they receive over the night. The film had you fully engaged and cracking with laughter over a number of today’s issues that come to a head. Australian actor Natasha Liu Bordizzo walked

As a a premium wine brand with high quality products and exacting professional standards, I was fortunate enough to receive a bottle of the stunning Wynns Coonawarra Limited Edition Michael Shiraz 2013 Vintage. I’ve long been a fan of the Wynns Coonawarra range, it’s a brand I know and trust to deliver exceptional quality wines, time after time. The Coonawarra region is synonymous for its rich, intense and flavoursome wines. It is located approximately 380km from Adelaide in South Australia and 480kms from Melbourne. The climate is cool and marginal

Racing returned to Flemington yesterday for the Sofitel Girls Day Out. The $500,000 Group 1 PFD Food Services Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) with Palentino taking out the big race. All the action happened off the track with the Yellowglen Terrace being launch overlooking the rails. A beautiful double story marquee was put together with the help of creative director’s Samantha Wills of the Samantha Wills jewellery brand and Emma Hawkins, lifestyle blogger and wife of Geelong AFL player, Tom Hawkins. Guests sipped the delicious range of Yellowglen bubbles along with

Step it up! It’s time for spring! With the warmer weather upon us and the likely introduction of a pair of cropped pants or short shorts, I thought it would be time to look at 4 Shoe Styles for Men this Spring/Summer. Here I’ll cover the Single Monk, the Double Monk, the Croc Print Loafer and the Woven Tassel Loafer. These shoes can be dressed up or down and will also work with the sockless look. 1. Single Monk Shoes The monk has been dominating the fashion industry for awhile.

Last night’s MR show at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week was a huge success, with some of Australia’s leading men’s fashion designers showing their Spring/Summer SS16 collections. Brands included Calibre, Dom Bagnato, Aquila, M.J. Bale, Godwin Charlie, Arthur Gallan AG, Autonomy and new label Amxander all put on a fine display of stylish, sophisticated looks with the Spring/Summer vibe. Trends included cropped pants, white sneakers, pastel tones and summer sandals for those warmer days out. Calibre started the show with a bang, presenting some über stylish looks from floral shirts, to