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Melbourne: the home of hot architects

Melbourne is a city that embraces the innovator, the dreamer and the doer, which is probably why it attracts so many architects – like me. When my business partner Juliet Moore and I set up our studio Edwards Moore four years ago, the city seemed young and agile, while boasting world class …

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Emily Green Jewelry

Melbourne-based designer Emily Green made a name for herself by designing bright, handmade polymer clay necklaces a while back. She has since taken part in a number of artistic and home decor projects, ranging from creating crafty paper chandeliers to collaborating with high street labels and even …

Sydney and Melbourne hold their places among 10 most expensive cities

Sydney and Melbourne still rank in the top 10 most expensive cities in the world although they have dropped a few places thanks to the weaker Australia dollar, according to the Economist’s 2014 Worldwide Cost of Living Survey.<p>The bi-annual survey says both cities were ranked lower than last year, …

New York City's top shopping strips

<i>This is an excerpt from the Shopping chapter of Lonely Planet's</i> <i>New York City</i> <i>guide.</i><p>To the question ‘Where do I shop?’, NYC answers ‘How much you got?’ Well-funded shoppers head to Midtown’s Fifth Ave and the Upper East Side’s Madison Ave. SoHo has high-end boutiques stocking the wares of …

The ski gear that could save lives

As prime avalanche season approaches in the Northern Hemisphere, experts are pointing to the benefits of avalanche airbag systems – but the FAA prohibits them.<p>When a nearly 200ft-long slab of snow cut loose from the side of Cowboy Mountain in Washington State’s Cascades on 19 February 2012, 16 of …