Category: Retail

Recently opened in August down on Stanley St East, The Smug Fig has everything to be smug about. Owners Troy, Arron and Nick took their hospitality experience, a whole lot of Chutzpah and turned a shipping container and an old garage into the ideal summer cafe. The result is a large, sunlit space abundant in […]

Obsession, love, passion, shared memories, sweet serenades, business ventures, the highest highs and the lowest lows. These might sound like the characteristics of a relationship between two people, but guess again, sugar. What I’ve just described is the journey of romance between one woman and her chocolate.

Food lovers rejoice! Brisbane has a new providore and it is supplying the goods. The Stores at West End is bringing the best of the Lockyer Valley and beyond to the shopping baskets of Brisbane. Owned by Peter and Melinda Schulte of Schulte meats, the couple believes that it is important to eat locally sourced, seasonal […]

I’m lazy. It’s no secret. As I type this, I’m sitting on the couch eating cupcakes and watching House on Netflix. But just because I’ve become complacent with my laziness and have managed to quash my inner narrative telling me I should make the most of the winter sun outside, doesn’t mean I am willing […]

Need to Know: When: Donut Boyz Opening – Friday 12th of June at 4pm. Where: 93 Boundary Street West End (next to Gunshop Cafe) What: The best donuts in Brisbane The One Sentence Review: Donut Boyz donuts are the best donuts I’ve ever had – they are fluffy, generously filled, creative in flavours, and at just […]

Doughnut Time vs The Doughnut Bar Brisbane, I love you. I love the River and the Citycats. I love West End and all the rad folks that live there. I love the theatre culture from QPAC through to The Powerhouse through to Underground Productions and Vena Cava. I love the growing craft beer culture. I […]

Holloway is a bespoke eyewear shop and restaurant at West End. If that doesn’t sound strange to you, just move to Melbourne already. Everyone else, read on. Actually, as of this week, Holloway is now three things in one. After selling glasses and watches during the day, the shop transforms into a high quality Italian […]