Editor’s blog

An Interview with Acler & C/meo Collective

Editor's blog, Fashion

Back in May, our editor flew over to Sydney for MBFWA. Viewing the latest Resort ’19 Collections from esteemed Adelaide labels Acler and C/meo Collective, we sat down with their head designers Siham Elmawey (C/meo) and Kathryn Forth and Julia Ritorto (Acler) to find out what makes their new Collections their best yet…     Siham Elmawey // C/MEO COLLECTIVE  At just 26, Siham Elmawey already […]

Winter Fashion Trends 2018

Editor's blog, Favourite, Featured

From socks and slanted heels, to textured corduroy and tortoise shell accessories – this Winter is all about experimenting! We take you through this seasons top trends and where to shop them below. Berets Oui Oui, the beret is back! It’s time to trade in your beanie’s and brixton’s for a french inspired look. In […]

Portabello / CULTURE CLUB

Editor's blog, Featured, Health & Beauty

He’s a little alternative, a bit of a character and insanely passionate about everything from the arts and the environment to cutting and colours. We go one-on-one with the ‘beard’ behind Portabello, Anthony Santamaria.    Tell us a bit about Portabello – how long have you been around? What is the culture like at Portabello?   Portabello began in 1994. I joined the […]

World Gin Day 2018

Editor's blog, Featured

This year marks the 10th Anniversary of World Gin Day on Saturday 9 June, and here’s your comprehensive guide to SA’s best local gins to get you in the mood! Motivated by our indigenous ancestors and native Australian ingredients, Applewood Distillery produces a fresh and fruity craft gin. Their Applewood Gin is tart with a variety of citrus notes […]

Mitolo Wines

Eat & Drink, Editor's blog, Featured, Food

Just a short drive from the CBD, the new Mitolo tasting room and restaurant in McLaren Vale serves up unique food offerings, fine wine and spectacular vineyard views.  Mitolo Wine’s recently opened tasting room and restaurant are a welcome addition to the McLaren Vale landscape. Nestled neatly in the picturesque Southern Vales wine region, the building itself paints an […]

The Girl Gang Wellness

Editor's blog, Featured, Home & Lifestyle

Living in a plugged-in society, we are constantly exposed to the highlight reels of others ‘ideal’ lives across social media. Whether we are scrolling past countless hot bikini selfies on Instagram or looking at blogs of people on enviable exotic holidays, it can be detrimental to our mental health, particularly for young girls. Counsellor and founder of The Girl Gang […]

TURIA PITT / Westfield Women in Conversation

Celebrity, Editor's blog, Favourite, Featured

Turia Pitt is a new mum, motivational speaker, mining engineer, athlete, author, and one entertaining lady. Business Chicks’ most recent event featured Pitt at Westfield Marion, for Westfield Women in Conversation. SA Style was invited to hear Adelaide’s own Rebecca Morse interview Turia on all things business, motherhood, and her inspiring outlook on life. To […]

5 Alternative Fitness Trends 2018

Editor's blog, Favourite, Featured, Fitness

Let’s face it. The gym has gotten stale. Unflattering lighting, a heavy scent of sweat and B.O. in the air, and a playlist of the hits of 2005 in your ear. Thankfully, some geniuses have come up with a way to refresh the way we think about getting fit. From sessions that feel like a […]

Grand Design / Real Home

Editor's blog, Featured, Home & Lifestyle

It may be grand in scale, but by cleverly combining family heritage and heirlooms with designer buys and country comforts this family have created an ambient space that feels like home.  Words and styling Laura Mappas / Photography Kirsty Burns   The owners  Olivia Just, former retail marketing executive and passionate home decorator, her husband Alistair, their two daughters Charlotte, nine, and Sophie, […]