Want to make a fashion statement?

September 3, 2002

Want to make a fashion statement? Then you better hotfoot it to a Target store nearest you. Some of Australia?s hottest fashion folk have tee-d up with Target to help support the Breast Cancer Foundation. Collette Dinnigan, Easton and Pearson, Jodhi Packer, Akira Isogawa and the Zimmermann sisters just to name a few have created a stylish, yet effective message. Slick short sleeved and long sleeved tees that will suit all types.

Under $20 they will not only look great but they will also make you feel better about yourself. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of the Tees goes towards Breast Cancer Foundation. Breast cancer affects more than 10,000 Australian women a year ? read more about breast cancer. What are you waiting for? Go to Target now!Back down to earth

We don?t just limit our talk to fashion and beauty in this column. We

also think it?s important to keep you up-to-date on hot new lifestyle products. So what?s new? Conventional furniture is looking a little pass? at the minute. So, you fashion and lifestyle devotees ask, ?What is the new thing?? Exotic, oriental-inspired pieces that lie very low on the floor – that?s what. Oversized floor cushions are all the go in London. Known as ?opium beds?, they are fast becoming a very ?cool? alternative to the everyday sofa. They are perfect for lounging, relaxing and apartment living. We?ll keep you posted on stockists because they are so hot they are not even out of the oven!Bags of the week

Canvas is back. Any bag made out of this fabric is the go. We?ve done our research. Some of these military style, uber chic handbags may break the bank but they certainly won?t break once you?ve stuffed them with all your everyday goodies. Check out:

Gucci Canvas and leather bag ($1,385)

Longchamp canvas and leather bag ($375)

Salvatore Ferragamo canvas and leather bag ($995)

Fashion News

Keep ahead of the rest with our up-to-the-minute fashion news:

Eclectic Creations

Sydney based artist Natalie Wood, (you might know her as one half of the label, Sample) is working on a brand new project. Wood?s new label ? Beauty of Nature is a mixture of collage, lace and antique pieces. For further information and stockists tel: (02) 9358 6003

The eyes have it

The only sunglasses to be sporting right not are a pair of Histoire De voir. All the Hollywood heavyweights are wearing them. Naomi Campbell has 8 pairs. We can?t get enough of the leather detailing. For stockists telephone (02) 9363 9040.

No more bum crack!

Sick of you g-string being on display? Then check out the Levi?s Red jeans. This old 1850?s style jean has been re-worked so it?s very 2002. They have a very low slung front and a higher rear cut. Thank god, is all we can say. They are the jean to get into.


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