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Top 10 RESORT After Dark Pit Stops

RESORT After Dark is coming back for it’s second year, and this time, ELLE Australia is coming along for the ride.

Take a road trip around James St and experience the precinct as you never have before. Of course, all the best road trips require at least a few pit stops. We’ve round up the Top 10 pit-stops you should take on this years RESORT After Dark road trip…


  1. Hang with Margaret Zhang – Of course, this is going to be number 1!  Margaret is kicking off RESORT After Dark with ELLE Australia, and will be roaming the street all night, shopping up a storm, just like you!
  2. Grab a Gift Bag – ELLE Australia have put together 250 super exclusive Gift Bags for the first 250 shoppers on the street, full of James St goodies.
  3. Check out the TW Fine Art projection – In a world exclusive, TW Fine Art have teamed up with Matt Sheridan and dancers from the Queensland Ballet to create an interactive, collaborative art piece to be projected onto the Scanlan Theodore wall. Artist Matt Sheridan will be in Brisbane, all the way from California, to live mix the piece.
  4. Meet Lisa Gorman in-store – Meet the creative director and designer of famous Australian brand, Gorman, and get all her hot styling tips for summer. Gorman will also be having 20% off for one-night only!
  5. Camilla Cabana – Stop by the Camilla Cabana to enjoy holiday-worthy refreshments, and a sneaky little offer in-store.
  6. Stone & Metal Pop-Up Oasis – Visit the Stone & Metal Pop-Up Oasis for a cultural clash of food, art and styling. The bohemian retreat will feature a bespoke teepee where you can lounge amongst the cushions, and enjoy an exotic experience, including free henna tattooing and colourful bindis to celebrate female adornment across the world!
  7. A Place In The Sun with Tyson & Peppa – Celebrate the booming Australian fashion scene with an exclusive Fashion Forum, where owner Joshua Kilroy will be joined by top Australia designers to discuss trends, tips and insider industry knowledge alongside local Brisbane media. Expect professional styling advice, loud beats, and plenty of insta-worthy moments!
  8. Kookai Ice-Creamery with Danielle Vagner – Enjoy delicious mini cupcakes and a Kookai ice cream cart serving four tasty flavours while perusing all the Kookai goodies at 20% off! Also, head in-store from 5PM to seek one on one styling advice from Kookai’s Creative Director and all round style-guru, Danielle Vagner.
  9. Diamonds After Dark with Andronis Jewellery – Try on a selection of Andronis Jewellery’s most exclusive diamond pieces, and share them on Instagram with the unique hashtag #DiamondsAfterDark. You can also have jeweller Angelo Andronis live sketch an original design for you based on your dream diamond selection. Something taking your fancy? Andronis will also have 10% off all night.
  10. Grab a drink at Gerard’s Pop-Up Bar – Of course, no good night out is complete without a tipple or two, and Gerard’s Bar will be bringing the goods to the RESORT Rancheria – RESORT After Dark’s official pit stop! Located in the Molten Store carpark, this is the perfect HQ for your night. See you there!

Joining James street on this year’s road trip are our official RESORT partners: Audi Centre Brisbane, MAC Cosmetics, Brickworks Building Products, Sofitel Brisbane Central, and Bank of Queensland.

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October 7, 2015