He may be known for his iconic white hair, black sunglasses and pursed lips, but Karl Lagerfeld also succeeded in doing what many of his luxury brand contemporaries could not: he got with the times.
The designers behind a pair of ethically sourced jeans worn by the Duchess of Sussex during her Australian visit last year double their staff to meet global demand.
It's the emotional rollercoaster of The Bachelor with the DIY meltdowns of The Block covered in a thin layer of sardonic wit. I should hate a show about wealthy Baby Boomers building their dream homes, but I can't get enough, writes Jack Gow.
Activewear brand SKINS has filed for bankruptcy; Gap has left Australian shores; Kmart sales are down; the Avon lady is no more. You might think retail prospects in Australia are falling — that is, until you get to the ACT. But Canberrans are not alone in altering buying habits.
Tiny houses aren't for everyone, but most people who live in them are positive about the experience. Yet planning laws still make this way of life harder and less secure than it could be, writes Heather Shearer.
The Queenslander is one of Australia's most iconic architectural styles, but it was heavily influenced by far-away lands of searing heat and torrential downpours.
Students from Indonesia and Australia collaborate on a unique collection of modest garments they hope will change the industry's perception of Islamic fashion.
It's true that a body was found in Hobart's Railway Roundabout fountain during the years it was somewhat neglected, but in recent times, the renovated UFO-style landmark that generated so much civic pride in the early 60s has regained its place in the community's heart.
In a list of things that drive a war, architecture is an unlikely entry. Yet that's exactly what Syrian architect and author Marwa al-Sabouni says contributed to the devastating years of conflict she lived through.
British fashion label Burberry says it will no longer burn millions of dollars worth of unsold luxury goods or use real fur in its collections after a furore over its environmental record.