The fearless, rebellious and extraordinary life of Alexander McQueen. The youngest of six children, Lee Alexander McQueen was expected to become a plumber, a bricklayer or possibly a cab driver like his father. Instead, McQueen’s fierce romanticism and punk poetry helped create 1990s-era ‘Cool Britannia’. For perhaps the first time since the Swinging Sixties, a lad from the East End of London could — and did — become one of the most original and influential artists of the 20th Century…. Read more »

  Set in the summer of 1959, when the impact of European migration and the rise of women’s liberation is about to change Australia forever, Lisa, a shy 16 year old schoolgirl takes a summer job at prestigious Sydney department store, Goode’s. Assigned to the fashion floor, she meets the “ladies in black”, who will change her life forever. Based on Madeleine St John’s best-selling novel, The Women in Black, the film stars Julia Ormond, Angourie Rice, Rachael Taylor and Alison… Read more »

  Jackie and Madeline star as best friends who run an unconventional business breaking up couples for cash. Not only does hilarity ensue, but it is an awesome story about friendship, all while being side-splittingly funny. We have 10 double passes to a preview screening to giveaway!  The screening is on Wednesday, 25th July 2018 at 6:30pm at Hoyts Melbourne Central. Loading…   The Breaker Uppers is in cinemas 26 July. Check out the trailer: Terms and conditions: 1) Entries must be… Read more »

Based on the international best-selling novel and from the director of Four Weddings and a Funeral and the producers of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society comes to life in this big-screen adaptation starring Lily James (Cinderella, Baby Driver, The Darkest Hour). London, 1946. Juliet, a charismatic and free-spirited writer receives a letter from a member of a mysterious literary club, started in Nazi-occupied Guernsey. Curious to know more, Juliet decides to visit… Read more »

Anne (Diane Lane) is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to successful, driven but inattentive movie producer Michael (Alec Baldwin), she unexpectedly finds herself taking a car trip from Cannes to Paris with a business associate of her husband (Arnaud Viard). What should be a seven-hour drive turns into a carefree two-day adventure replete with diversions involving picturesque sights, fine food and wine, humour, wisdom and romance, reawakening Anne’s senses and giving her a new lust for life…. Read more »

Based on the best-selling novel by Rosalie Ham, THE DRESSMAKER is a bittersweet, comedy-drama set in early 1950s Australia. Tilly Dunnage (KATE WINSLET), a beautiful and talented misfit, after many years working as a dressmaker in exclusive Parisian fashion houses, returns home to the tiny middle-of-nowhere town of Dungatar to right the wrongs of the past. Not only does she reconcile with her ailing, eccentric mother Molly (JUDY DAVIS) and unexpectedly falls in love with the pure-hearted Teddy (LIAM HEMSWORTH),… Read more »

 Would you believe it, the next market on Sunday 11 October at the Coburg Town Hall officially marks our 7th birthday! Our very first event was at the German Club in Windsor back in October 2008. The concept was a hit from the very first event, and some sellers have been doing it since that very first event! It’s been a wild ride, that’s for sure. I feel so lucky to have become part of a supportive community of sellers… Read more »

How do you harness creativity and bring it into your every day life? In Craft for the Soul, Crafter and blogger, Pip Lincolne shares her lifetime of wisdom on: × Prioritising your own creativity × Doing new things × Finding things that spark excitement and passion × Being positive × Creating routines × Loving your work × And much, much more . . . This clever, cute step-by-step guide will show you practical ways to get the most out of your… Read more »

From the team behind acclaimed documentary Senna, comes this insightful and moving portrait of iconic singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse. A pop star with soul; Amy’s rare musical ability made her a star, while her chaotic personal life stole headlines. With rare interviews and never-before-seen archival footage, Amy takes us behind the headlines to reveal a prodigiously talented young woman whose life ended far too young. With this film, the world will fall in love with the real Amy Winehouse and her… Read more »

Australian illustrator Megan Hess’ signature  style of fashion illustration has made her a favourite with international fashion labels. We’re super excited because we have copies of her latest book, The Dress, to giveaway to three lucky Melbourne newsletter subscribers! In The Dress, Megan Hess’ fabulous illustrations celebrate a collection of frocks that take readers on a decadent romp through fashion history, from the haute to the hot. Hess has spent her career exploring and illustrating fashion, and though it is… Read more »