Adelaide to Brisbane in 90 Minutes

Right now, a two hour and 20 minute long flight connects Adelaide and Brisbane, Australia. If you want to drive, it’s a little over 21 hours by car. But architecture and design firm Weston Williamson thinks they can bring it all down to 90 minutes. In a recent proposal for a hyperloop connecting Adelaide to Brisbane, with stops in Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney, the company …

Internet-Inspired Clothing by Brisbane’s House of Cards

The "In Too Deep" collection riffs on our tech addiction with dial-up skirts, hashtag pants and more

With past collections like the Japanese pop culture-inspired “Yatta” and the ’90s-doused “The Waisted Years,” Brisbane-based independent fashion label House of Cards goes all out each season with thematic collections full of creative statement pieces. Designer Ashiya Omundsen’s latest drops in time for Australia’s 2015 autumn/winter season and will tickle the fancies of those who grew up listening to AOL’s bouncy dial-up modem sound, all …

Lovestar Queen of Hearts Vases

A super-sweet way to show off a bouquet, lovingly handcrafted in Brisbane, Australia

Given its name, it should be rather obvious that the designers at Lovestar seriously love love. But if the name alone isn’t convincing, then Lovestar’s Queen of Hearts vases should do the trick. Made by husband-and-wife duo Helen and Chris Bayley, the heart-shaped collection is handcrafted out of NYC-made neon acrylic that was specially developed for Lovestar products; each vase is given exceptional attention, taking …