On Trend Now…Tumblr Fights Back

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Tumblr Blogs Last year someone shared with me a tumbr blog ‘When In Melbourne’ an animated cultural look at what makes Melbourne, erm…Melbourne? Completed with gif punch lines from favourite television shows and cultural catch phrases. Since then I’ve noticed that more and more tumblr sites are becoming a place to vent your spleen, articulating

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On Trend Now….Australian Wool

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Australian Wool It’s renewable, biodegradable and a lot of it comes from Australia. In particular Merino wool, has always been Australia’s most significant product. In 2010, the Australian Wool industry celebrated it’s 200th year of export, for WWII war preparations and post war efforts (between 1940-1949), the UK brought the entirety of the Australia wool

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On Trend Now…Ice Cream (You Scream)

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It seems that ice cream is the man of the moment when looking for a good cause. Ben & Jerry’s are currently on Tour with their ‘Scoop Ice Cream, Not The Reef’ protest. Travelling around Australia, handing out free ice cream to raise awareness about the Reef, which is at serious risk from intensive dredging,

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On Trend Now Is…Crowd Funding

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Crowd Funding Noun: 1. The practice of funding a project or venture by raising many small amounts of money from a large number of people, typically via the Internet. “Musicians, film-makers, and artists have successfully raised funds and fostered awareness through crowd funding” Synonyms: Creative Economy, Kick Starters, Pozzible See, on Australian crowd funding site

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On Trend Now Is…The Bob Hair Cut

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The Bob Hair Cut, A Growing Trend.   Celerity French hairdresser Antoine and the popularisation of Joan of Arch in 1909 first introduced the bob hair cut into modern society. Simultaneously the cloche hair was introduced and the new bob haircut became the symbol for feminine youth, vitality and freedom. Since then various icons, such

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