Monthly Archives: October 2012

Sydneysider Tip #2: watch out for swooping birds (and bats)

TIP FROM: Kathy Sinclair of the NSW Department of Environment & Heritage Magpies often see Sydneysiders as potential predators with designs on their chicks, so maybe it really is time to watch – ya back. Following in the footsteps of … Continue reading

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Sydneysider Tip #1: wear Indian clothes

TIP FROM: Harry Renwick 3pm Oxford Street Wear Indian clothes - stop fantasising, just do it. Very suitable for our climate. And if people give you weird stares, would it be the first time? Clearly, it was a first for Nichole and … Continue reading

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Sydney Designers and Humidity

How do Sydney designers cope with Sydney’s humidity?   ALEX PERRY: Suck it up. Yes, Sydney is humid, but at the end of the day, you just have to get over it. I like to make people look expensive. Thinspiration, … Continue reading

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Woolworths – get trolleyed

EXCITING STORE INNOVATIONS IN 2012 ‘We’re sooo fresh!’ Do you perceive yourself as ‘innovative’? We do too, high-five! Because we are the Fresh Food People. Fresh People, with food. At Woolworths, we’ve always been about innovation; we were the first … Continue reading

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Coles: A History

[please note: erm, fine line between fact and fiction] Notice the globe in the old logo? Coles, like most evil things, began in Tasmania in 1910. Josef Coles was the son of a poor shopkeeper. As there was only one … Continue reading

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Underground Cinema

[Photos courtesy of Vladimir Kravchenko] ‘THE FRISK SEARCH WENT TERRIBLY WRONG’ An evening event always gets me feeling a bit rambunctious. But let’s face scientific facts – cinema just doesn’t have the dressing up or excitement that it did back in the old … Continue reading

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