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We Spoke To The Founder & Publicist Behind Australia’s Largest Pacific Fashion Show

The catwalk is set to come alive next Friday night (October 27th) at Sydney’s Carriageworks – the home of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia – for PACIFIC RUNWAY, Sydney’s most reputable Pacific Fashion event.
The organiser and publicist of PACIFIC RUNWAY – Jannike Seiuli and Dusk Devi – spoke to The 5 to 9 Life about all things fashion, the Pacific islands, diversity, events, style and so much more! Click on the photo above to read all about it!

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Stormzy at Enmore Theatre: From South London to Sydney

Fresh from his recent debut at Byron Bay’s ‘Splendour In The Grass’ music festival, English Grime and Hip Hop artist Stormzy treated Sydneysiders to two sold out sideshows at Newtown’s famous Enmore Theatre. We were lucky enough to attend and review his 2nd Sydney show on Tuesday 25th July 2017.
Words and visuals by Talica Tamanitoakula.

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We Spoke to Yan Yan Chan About Fashion, Life, Blogging + More!

It’s always an inspiring/encouraging moment to meet a fellow blogger/creative who has turned their side hustle into a full-fledged career. Towards the end of May, we were invited to attend an intimate lunch with fashion content creator Yan Yan Chan and after that initial meeting, we decided we wanted to know more about her so we reached out for an interview.
Read on to discover who Yan Yan Chan is and how she got to where she is now, discussing all the things in her life from blogging and fashion to photography, career highlights and her advice for anyone thinking of taking on a creative career.

(Above photo credit – lifewithoutandy.com)

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Melbourne’s Chiara Kickdrum Created a Playlist for The 5 to 9 Life

Red Bull Music Academy’s ‘Transliminal’ is an industrial-scale, transcendental warehouse rave held at Hobart City Hall next month. Four events held over two weekends include immersive & disorientating light installations designed by Robin Fox, as well as sets from pioneers DJ Harvey, Juliana Huxtable, Legowelt & more.
The 5 to 9 Life teamed up with one of the artists on the bill – Melbourne’s own Chiara Kickdrum – for an exclusive playlist which you can listen to right here, right now. 🙂

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C/MEO Collective’s Head Designer Siham Elmawey Talks Style, Collaborations + MBFWA

Australian Fashion Week may be over for another year, but last week C/MEO COLLECTIVE’s new collections, ‘Liminal’ and ‘Ornate’ reinforced why the Adelaide-based label is every fashion lover’s top choice when it comes to snagging “it” pieces. We’ve always been big fans of their playful, classy and feminine designs, and so it was very exciting to receive the opportunity to interview the label’s Head Designer, Siham Elmawey!
You know the drill: Click the pic above to find out more!

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