Posts tagged Australia
Hotel Hotel, Canberra

This week we visited the nation's capital for festive merriment with our photography brethren, kindly hosted by the legends at All Grown Up Weddings. The trip gave us the perfect excuse for an overnight stay at the very chic Hotel Hotel, a place we've been aching to visit for a long time. There is so much to say about the design and sustainability values of the hotel but we'll let the photos do most of the talking. This is the view from the top of the dramatic Grand Stair which was constructed using recycled timber from a demolished house, a basketball court and off cuts from the Nishi building the hotel resides in.

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Ovolo Laneways, Melbourne

A few weeks ago we headed down to Melbourne for the AIPP Australian Professional Photography Awards (where Milton won a gold award for one of his travel images!). The trip was made even more special as we had our first experience of Qantas' new business class suite which continues their relationship with uber designer Marc Newson and features seats that can be reclined during takeoff and landing. Sometimes it would be nice if that shuttle flight lasted just a little longer!

The other exciting aspect to our short break was that we squeezed in a visit to Ovolo Laneways, located near Chinatown on trendy Little Bourke Street.

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Aesop Newtown Launches Tacit With Jonathan McCabe Art Installation

Today saw the launch of Aesop's new fragrance, Tacit, the result of a five year collaboration with New York-based perfumer Céline Barel. Tacit is only the second fragrance released by the revered skincare brand and in keeping with its refreshingly low key marketing strategy of never advertising, the launch activity included an art installation in its Newtown store in Sydney's inner-west.

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