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iSpex Funky Spex Melbourne Eyewear | Collingwood

iSpex Funky Spex Melbourne Eyewear | Collingwood

Spectacles were never supposed to be one size, one shape fits all. And as they can be something of a permanent fixture on your face, it’s essential to get them just right. iSpex Funky Spex is a shop with an almost pathological desire to find the perfect set of glasses for every face.

Monsieur Truffe | Collingwood, Melbourne

Monsieur Truffe | Collingwood, Melbourne

I’m not really the athletic type. My idea of working out is putting the bins out, and I break into a sweat before reaching the gate. But if eating chocolate was an Olympic event, I’d win gold every time.

Caz Reitop’s Dirty Secrets | Collingwood, Melbourne

The gramophone on the bar sets the tone at Caz’s; this is an old-world cocktail lounge done up in 1920s style. The dirty secret’s crowd co-opts part of Smith Street when things get lively here (which is most nights), spilling out onto the street and filling the night with merriment fuelled by Sweet Revenge (no. 3, with a twist, served martini-style).

Boire | Collingwood, Melbourne

Beautiful Boire was established by French-born Catherine Chauchat, who has not only a love of wine, but also formal qualifications in viticulture. Lucky for us, she chose Melbourne as her home and she’s brought the best part of provincial France with her.

Fehily Contemporary | Collingwood, Melbourne

Fehily Contemporary | Collingwood, Melbourne

In May 2011, the Fehily family fell down the rabbit hole and launched the tri-part gallery Fehily Contemporary to showcase their collection of contemporary Australian and international art. Space one: the Glasshouse. Space two: the Loft. Space three: the mysterious Fehily Temporary.