Le Labo Opening in Melbourne


Opening in New York’s Nolita neighbourhood of Manhattan in 2006, Le Labo is the cult fragrance brand everyone that knows the meaning of exquisite praises; from Beyonce, to Leandra Medine and Alexa Chung. The one of a kind perfumery will open its first Australian doors in Melbourne this month. From candles to perfume the brand is known the world over for its unisex vegan friendly scents within a uniquely minimal branding and overall aesthetic. The brand has a made-to-order process responsible for its cult following, which means when you walk in to purchase your scent it will be prepared before Read the full article...

Is Channel No.5 Evicted?


French fashion house Chanel has threatened to close its historic Grasse perfumery in response to a planned train line in the area. In an open letter, Chanel has threatened to close the perfumery, which is responsible for the floral notes in the iconic fragrance Chanel No. 5. “The construction of a viaduct and the regular passage of high-speed trains over these fields of flowers would force Chanel to cease supporting its artisanal activities in the region,” Chanel said in the letter, according to Vogue UK. In the statement, Chanel says the flowers harvested in the area are “unique and exceptional Read the full article...

The Beauty Chef & Goop


Goop is the creation of famous actress and organic guru Gwyneth Paltrow, whilst The Beauty Chef is the brand created by Sydney based Australian naturalist Carla Oates. Now the two have joined forces and the world known Goop has announced it will support the Aussie brand’s expansion by full-on stocking them. The well-being products went through a long process before securing their opening order, a full 12 months of on going meetings and reviews according to the founder Carla Oates. The partnership seems like a match made in heaven given the commitment of Goop towards healthy eating and chemical free Read the full article...