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FashFest Designer Profile – Andie Meredith

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This article is part of an ongoing series showcasing local fashion designers who will appear at FashFest from 1 – 4 May 2013.

Designer Profile 6 – Andie Meredith

Andie Meredith Photgrapher: Sophie Blacker Make-Up: Mecca Cosmetics  Hair: Andie Meredith

Andie Meredith
Photographer: Sophie Blacker
Make-Up: Mecca Cosmetics
Hair: Andie Meredith

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FashFest Designer Profile – Rockstars and Royalty

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This article is part of an ongoing series showcasing local fashion designers who will appear at FashFest from 1 – 4 May 2013.

Designer Profile 5 – Rockstars and Royalty

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Photographer: Ashley Scott
Make-up: Jacqui Scott
Hair: Sheryn O’Connor

Return

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FashFest Designer Profile – Alice Sutton (Edition)

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This article is part of an ongoing series showcasing local fashion designers who will appear at FashFest from 1 – 4 May 2013.

Designer Profile 4 – Alice Sutton (Edition)

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Image: Leighton Hutchinson

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FashFest Designer Profile – U.L.E.

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This article is part of an ongoing series showcasing local fashion designers who will appear at FashFest from 1 – 4 May 2013.

Designer Profile 3 – Morgan Hubbard

Image: Cattlin Hubbard

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FashFest Designer Profile – 4 Minutes 33

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This article is part of an ongoing series showcasing local fashion designers who will appear at FashFest from 1 – 4 May 2013.

Designer Profile 2 – 4 Minutes 33

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4 Minutes 33 – Francesca and Gemma

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Reason 1 to #LikeCanberra

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Number 1

Over the last 99 days we have been developing a list of things we like about our little town. The philosophy is simple – it’s those moments of clarity when, doing something routine, you suddenly gain an awareness and an appreciation of your surrounds. We’ve attempted to refrain from commercial enterprises and individuals; rather, the list was intended as a loose examination of the elements that give our city its character.

Now, it’s time for Number 1.

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Reason 2 to #LikeCanberra – The Arts

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Number 2

Over the last 98 days we have been developing a list of things we like about our little town. The philosophy is simple – it’s those moments of clarity when, doing something routine, you suddenly gain an awareness and an appreciation of your surrounds. We’ve attempted to refrain from commercial enterprises and individuals; rather, the list was intended as a loose examination of the elements that give our city its character.

Now, it’s time for Number 2.

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Reason 4 to #LikeCanberra – Transience

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Over the last 96 days we have been developing a list of things we like about our little town. The philosophy is simple – it’s those moments of clarity when, doing something routine, you suddenly gain an awareness and an appreciation of your surrounds. We’ve attempted to refrain from commercial enterprises and individuals; rather, the list was intended as a loose examination of the elements that give our city its character.

Now, it’s time for Number 4.

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#LikeCanberra? We do! Reasons 20 to 6

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As you are hopefully aware, the #LikeCanberra campaign aims to discover the best the city has to offer. Come Tuesday 12 March – the day of Canberra’s centenary – the official website will reveal 100 best reasons to Like Canberra as voted by you.

Inspired by the concept, when the countdown hit 100 days we decided to muse upon the city’s offerings via reasonably consistent posts on our Twitter account. It’s been a lot of fun so far, with contributions also coming in from some of our readers.

Below you can see the next 15 reasons we have found to #LikeCanberra (the other 50 and 25 can be found be found here and here). Have a look through and see if you agree. We’ll be posting expanded pieces on our top 5 every day until the Number One on Tuesday. Here we go…

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#likeCanberra? We do! Reasons 49 – 21

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Well, sooner than you think we will be at the big day – the Centenary of Canberra on March 12 2013.  It’s frightening (but exciting) to think just how quickly it has come around.

As you may be aware, the #LikeCanberra campaign to discover the best the city has to offer has had incredible uptake.  Inspired by the concept, when the countdown hit 100 days we decided to muse upon the city’s offerings via reasonably consistent posts on our Twitter account. It’s been a lot of fun so far, with contributions also coming in from some of our readers. Read the rest of this entry »