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Written by Rebecca Beaton
Hello! Bec here, welcome back to my Friday round-up of everything that’s caught our attention this week. Here, you’ll find a quick snapshot from the week that’s passed including new product launches, newsworthy gossip, and everything else in between to keep you in the know.
Michael Kors and luxe Italian sportswear brand Ellesse has announced the launch of their globally limited capsule collection. The collection embodies a retro athleisure look with a luxurious and modern touch. The iconic brands have come out with a 24-piece capsule collection, showcasing both styles from these brands.
Oakley has revived their Sub Zero sunglasses, originally released in 1992 and designed to weigh next to nothing. The relic has been technologically rebooted with a unique shield lens design and Unobtainium nose pads and ear socks for a no-slip grip.
GANNI has launched its exclusive footwear collaboration with iconic international footwear brand Scholl. The collaboration re-imagines and celebrates Scholl’s most iconic style born in the ’60s: the Pescura clog. The 5 pieces collection features five signature GANNI prints, complete with classic GANNI smiley and heart hardware.
Versace by Fendi collection has launched – Fendace is a unique moment in fashion. It’s an exchange of roles and brand codes rather than a collaboration, with designers Kim Jones and Silvia Venturini Fendi bringing their perspectives to Versace, and Donatella Versace recasting Fendi through her vision.
Camilla and Marc launch ‘OVARIES. TALK ABOUT THEM’ 2022. Aiming to raise $1 million in its third year of fighting against ovarian cancer, this year’s capsule collection comes in a palette of deep navy and cream and is defined by two unisex sweaters, two unisex t-shirts, a children’s t-shirt, a cap, and canvas tote. This is the first year a kid’s option is included in the collection, ensuring the message is universal and touches every generation.
Dr. Martens and PLEASURES, have unveiled their latest collaboration with the launch of the limited-edition PLEASURES Jorge, putting a distinct 90s grunge-inspired twist on the traditional mule silhouette.
Maeva Sleep has now added chic fleece sets to their repertoire for the first time with the Easy Fleece range. Buttery soft, weighty separates in the most flattering cuts and colours, the Easy Fleece range is made to be worn over and over again with ease throughout winter.
Tod’s has collaborated with Chiara Ferragni on a project aimed at celebrating the ethical and aesthetic values they both cherish, the sense of family and empathy. Chiara and her family, mother Marina and sisters Valentina and Francesca, join in Tod’s Generations. They perfectly encapsulate the fundamental values of the Italian lifestyle for the new generations.
Fenty Skin has launched its Cookies N Clean Whipped Clay Detox Face Mask. The new clay mask is a detoxifying, fragrance-free whipped clay mask that visibly tightens pores, reduces excess oil and shine, and refines skin’s texture – all without stripping or drying out your skin.
Clarins has launched an immersive open-air laboratory pop up in Sydney. Happening until 7th May at Pitt St Mall, the one-of-a-kind plant-powered herbarium slash laboratory will allow attendees the chance to gain an insight into Clarins’ commitment to powerful results using natural ingredients.
Grown Alchemist has launched their Age-Spot Corrector, which, unlike a chemical hyperpigmentation treatment, is formulated with bioactive botanicals and is 100% Natural, Clean & Cruelty-Free.
America’s leading collagen brand VITAL PROTEINS has made its highly anticipated launch in Australia with five collagen products. The brand is on a mission to help Australians support their skin, joint and muscle health. In-store availability of the range in Australia is exclusive to Priceline Pharmacy.
Fresh’s latest body care innovation, the Milk Collection has launched. Infused with exclusive plant-based milks derived from Centella, rice, and linseed. The collection’s nourishing cleanser, lotion, and hand cream helps to soothe, moisturise, and soften the skin.
Go-To has released their newest product, Much Plumper Skin. The serum brings “Big Hyaluronic Energy” to the Go-To range and is the perfect partner to their first (and best-selling) serum, Much Brighter Skin.
Mecca Cosmetica has released its Purifying Cleansing Balm. The new Mecca-morphosis Purifying Cleansing Balm has been formulated with nourishing botanicals —hydrating jojoba oil, antioxidant-rich sea buckthorn and calming olive squalane to soothe, protect and replenish your skin.
Viktor&Rolf has unveiled its newest addition to the Flowerbomb family – Flowerbomb Ruby Orchid at Sydney’s Restaurant Hubert. Inspired by the theatrical tradition of the burlesque, avant-garde luxury fashion house Viktor&Rolf introduced the most carnal iteration of the scent so far.
THE BLOW, the premium blow dry boutique introduces The BLOW on-the-go into Sephora Chadstone, Melbourne. For an instant hit of polish, guests can now pop into Sephora to choose from The BLOW’s menu of signature styles.
This year, CADBURY ROSES has donated $50,000 to The Stars Foundation, helping provide full-time school mentors to young Aboriginal girls to fulfil their potential and pursue their dreams. They have also collaborated with renowned Australian artist, Karen Lee, on a thoughtfully designed gift box, celebrating the women in our lives who show love in some small ways, every day.
GLASSHOUSE FRAGRANCES has released their new candle Gardenia Inoubliable. This nature-identical limited edition candle was developed by the world’s leading Perfumers in Grasse, France. Bursting with notes of gardenia and soft florals, this fragrance is an unmistakable homage, embraced by the exquisite, unforgettable, rich and sensual floral aroma.
On Saturday, May 14th, the Internationally acclaimed Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park will be holding a G&T festival in the stunning Conservatory Bar nestled under a spectacular glass atrium. Tickets include gin and cocktail tasting from 6+ local distilleries (15+ products to try!), 5 x mini-G&T tokins, custom glassware, 5-star snacks and more.
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The Barangaroo Artisan Market is happening this Saturday and will feature more than 40 stalls boasting handmade treats, Indigenous art, jewellery, ceramics and more. The Streets will come alive with free live entertainment and a wide selection of eats and drinks alongside stunning views of the Sydney Harbour.
San Pellegrino has launched its new elegant and crisp mixers range! With THREE flavour-diverse and effervescent mixers on offer, Ginger Beer, Tonica Citrus and Tonica Oakwood, the distinctly different personalities will leave tastebuds feeling mesmerised as you slide away into the sunset.
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