Thursday, 27 October 2011
Kate Waterhouse features this month as the face of Racing for Harper’s Bazaar, with her very own four page pull-out.
Pick up a copy of the November edition for a glamorous race-wear spread selected by the stunning journalist, fashion editor and style icon.
Pretty enough to keep, the pull-out features Kate’s top looks for the racing season modelled by Kate herself, plus her personal tips to make your race-day perfect.
Tuesday, 18 October 2011
Matt Preston has won the prestigious ‘Awesomest Oldie Award’ at the 2011 Australian Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards.
One of only five local winners of the Australian version of the channel’s awards, Matt was heralded by the upcoming generation alongside Hollywood stars including Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, and Selena Gomez.
Matt walked a star studded orange-carpet at the awards on Friday 7th October, where he was honoured by being ‘slimed’ alongside an impersonator of ‘Slime Minister’ winner Julia Gillard.
Kids love Matt for his role on MasterChef, and also for his performance at the 2010 Kids Choice Awards where he dressed as a cravat-wearing cherub, soaring through the air to reveal the winner of the ‘Fave Kiss’ category.
Congratulations also to Dannii Minogue for her role on Australia’s Got Talent which won the ‘Get Real Award.’
Tuesday, 18 October 2011
Congratulations to Jules Lund who won this year’s Best Newcomer at the Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRA’s) in the Gold Coast on Saturday 15 October.
Jules was in attendance with co-host Fifi Box to pick up the coveted award for his role on Today Network’s drive-time show ‘Fifi and Jules.’ The awards are peer-judged by other industry members.
Congratulations also to Hamish Blake and Andy Lee, who took away the award for Best Station Promotion for their ‘The Thankyou Tour.’
Well done Jules, Hamish and Andy.
Thursday, 15 September 2011
Sonia Kruger has released her glamorous debut fashion line, exclusive to Myer.
The Sonia Kruger Collection features a host of special-occasion dresses with a flattering twist – built in shape-wear.
First showcased at the VRC Luncheon at Flemington, each dress in the collection is designed to streamline and flatter the wearer through the inbuilt ‘miracle mesh.’
“I wanted to make something that was affordable for women and also flattering for women to wear,” she explained.
Arriving just in time for the races, you can expect to see a lot more of Sonia’s stunning designs as the party season kicks off.
Click below to see more.
Wednesday, 31 August 2011
Congratulations to Guy Grossi who was this week recognised by his city with not one, but two, prestigious awards.
Today Grossi Florentino was again named as a two hat restaurant by The Age Good Food Guide Awards 2012. The restaurant was one of only twenty in Victoria to receive the honour of two hats from the respected guide.
“Has it ever been harder for a restaurant to attain a chef's hat in the Good Food Guide? The bar was certainly raised this year,” states Good Food Guide editor Janne Apelgren.
This award comes just days after Guy was announced as the individual winner of the 2011 Melbourne Award for Contribution to Profile from the City of Melbourne.
Only one individual is named annually for the award of Contribution to Profile for Melbourne. The City praised Guy for his tireless work in promoting Melbourne and Victoria.
“He is a true visionary and leader who uses his strong relationships and connections to benefit his home town,” they explained.
The awards cement Guy’s reputation as one of Melbourne’s most valuable assets.
Thursday, 11 August 2011
Congratulations to Wippa and Fitzy on setting the new world record for Furthest Distance Travelled by a Catapulted Car.
Wippa and Fitzy have broken in to the Guiness Book of Records with their amazing feat of engineering and construction: The Katterpult. Last Friday a car was flung an astounding 76.94 metres, landing Fitzy and Wippa in the record books.
Click the link below to see the action:Fitzy and Wippa’s Katterpult
Monday, 08 August 2011
Steve Vizard has filmed his segments for the highly anticipated mini-series Beaconsfield, to be shown on Channel 9. Steve is cast as the late reporter Richard Carleton, who died covering the Beaconsfield mine collapse in Tasmania May 2006.
Cameron Daddo has also secured a feature role as the Mine Manager, and has been shooting on location in Tasmania.
Monday, 08 August 2011
Five of Profile’s presenters have been named as finalists in this year’s Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs). The annual awards ceremony celebrates excellence in all areas of radio broadcasting.
Jules Lund, Michael Wipfli (Wippa), Steve Vizard, Hamish Blake and Andy Lee have each received nominations over a range of categories.
Jules has been nominated as Best Newcomer On-Air for his work on Fox FM. Steve has been nominated as Best Talk Presenter for his work on Melbourne Talk Radio MTR, and Best Documentary for ‘Melbourne Way Forum’ with Steve Price. Wippa has been nominated for Best On-Air Team and Best Networked Program for his work alongside Ryan Fitzgerald (Fitzy) on 'Fitzy & Wippa' for Nova. Hamish and Andy have also been nominated for Best On-Air Team and Best Networked Program, as well as Best Station Produced Comedy Segment and Best Station Promotion for their work on 'The Hamish and Andy Show' for Today Network.
Winners are due to be announced on the 15th October, in the Gold Coast.
Thursday, 28 July 2011
Matt Preston has been named as one of the 50 Most Stylish Men of 2011. Premium men’s lifestyle magazine GQ has listed him alongside international icons such as actor and cover-model Jake Gyllenhall, Justin Timberlake, and designer Tom Ford in their latest who’s who of style.
The list celebrates style as being more than just the clothes on your back.
“They've got the clothes and they know how to wear them, but more importantly they've got the attitude to carry it all off” the magazine states.
Not his first GQ title, Matt Preston was also named Critic of the Year in 2010 by the popular magazine.
Matt’s latest accolade can be seen in the August/September 2011 Big Style Issue of GQ.
Thursday, 28 July 2011
Congratulations to Dannii Minogue who has been announced as the official Ambassador for Melbourne Spring Fashion Week this year. Home-grown style icon Dannii is putting her love of Melbourne and fashion behind this year's City of Melbourne extravaganza.
"In my eyes, Melbourne is the fashion capital of Australia. Every day you can discover something new. From September there will be workshops, runway shows and parties to celebrate the fashion industry of Melbourne” Dannii explains.
There are more than 150 individual events planned for the week 5th-11th September, showcasing the collections of new and emerging designers. Dannii is looking forward to engaging with local designers to promote the city.
“As one half of a new fashion label, 'Project D', I am flattered to share this exciting week as the Ambassador with the founders of Melbourne fashion and the new young designers. It's time to put Melbourne well and truly on the international fashion map!”
Photo credit: Lucas Dawson