Nancymai believe the secret to everlasting beauty is being true to oneself. Can’t argue with that. Nestled in Greville Street, Nancymai celebrate uniqueness and promise to make you feel authentic. Nancymai understand the women of today. You are hardworking, relentless and strong. All about nurturing the feel good factor with great hair. A good hair day radiates a shimmering glow to our self confidence and boosts our mood. Miguel, pictured above, is resident doggo and he means business.
113 Greville St, Prahran
At Bodhi & Ride, they’ve redefined traditional spin classes to create a revolutionary wellness experience that gives you a full body and mind workout. Described by Vogue as a “cardio party on a bike”, their ride classes are fun, immersive and designed to challenge you physically and mentally. Complete a high-intensity cardio spin workout in their unique ‘Ride Chamber’, there’s high-tech bikes, nightclub lighting and 45 minutes of DJ-sampled music intensity involved.
54 Wilson Street, South Yarra
A celebration of his life’s work, Boyer’s latest venture fuses the delicacy of fine French patisseries with the indulgence of a modern-Melburnian brunching destination. Reverie Café & Dessert showcases decadent French pastries and a contemporary cafe menu. As a versatile venue, Reverie takes pride in catering for a variety of needs. Whether it be brunch, a cooking class or hosting a private event. Go and check it out. We promise you won’t regret it.
31 Izett St, Prahran
Delving into a new world of fashion architecture is Asilio, the latest brand to come roaring into the Chapel fashion arena. Designed in Melbourne, Asilio defines modern graphic elegance through a capsule range of contemporary dresses and separates. Asilio is refining femininity by the combined use of a minimal design aesthetic, uniquely textured fabrics and distinctive colour palette to create a progressive and provocative mood.
563 Chapel St, South Yarra
MGAO – Matt Goodman Architecture Office, is inspired by ‘the everyday’. They have a very simple approach to architecture which searches for ‘common’ over ‘new’. Working with a refined set of tools; Materiality, Proportion, Prospect and Light, MGAO respond creatively to any brief whilst promoting the importance of quality over quantity and timelessness over trend.
111 Greville St, Prahran
Cannoli bar meets pizza bar meets café. This may well be the most perfect combination to hit our streets. Farini’s delicacies, sweet treats and espresso coffee scream all things authentic and everything Prahran Market. We needn’t say more.
163 Commercial Rd, South Yarra
Lovers of all things handmade rejoice, Fitzroy’s in.cube8r gallery and emporium has snuck onto Greville street through the night and with them more than 80 Melbourne creatives! in.cube8r rents glass cubes, clothing racks and other spaces to local artists who sell their wares and keep 100% of the profits. Head on over and have a peek into each of the “cubes” to see what each artist is exhibiting – they are updated monthly around the 1st of the month. Oh, and they also run exhibitions & workshops upstairs, see www.incube8r.com.au for details.
116 Greville St, Prahran
100% uncut Colombian street food. La Tienda is the one of a kind in Melbourne, serving traditional, authentic Colombian food and drinks. You can enjoy much-loved favourites like empanadas, Arepas, Bandeja Paisa, Ajiaco, Mondongo, Sancocho, Sudados, Picadas (platters) and Cazuelas. There’s also a sweet range of imported beverages like Aguardiente, Club Colombia beer, Pony Malta, Postobon products and juices like Lulo. Whether you’re Colombian or you’ve visited Colombia, you’ll feel like you never left.
268 High St, Windsor
A fresh no fuss restaurant and bar has perched on the corner of Commercial Rd and Chapel Street. A likely local favourite contender, Triq Bar does happy hour from 5 pm to 7 pm Monday to Friday including $10 cocktail jugs. On the menu you’ll find Triq’s takes of the surf and turf – charcoal crumbed prawns and 300gr porterhouse. Give their new winter menu a try and we doubt you’ll ever turn back.
357 Chapel St, South Yarra
As a Chapel Street resident of a number of years, I’ve noticed a few changes in our community. But I’ve also observed a few things that are iconically Chapel Street that only residents can truly relate to. When you know, you know.
The Prahran Square car park is now open for business! 500 undercover parks and electric car charging stations right in the heart of the Chapel Street Precinct. Plus, it’s only $1 for 2 hours!
We wanted to unearth the precinct’s most memorable and unique burgers for the ultimate Chapel Precinct burger crawl. Warning: salivation guaranteed.
Aimed to raise essential funds for the Sacred Heart Mission’s Woman’s House, which supports women experiencing homelessness, the op shop campaign will be held earlier this year kicking off in August with a Launch Party at the Prahran op shop and finishing in September at its newest shop in Prahran.
Secondary cuts of meat are those working muscles which are more flavoursome and textural, but need a little more time and care to polish off the edges, but by doing so you are richly rewarded.
If you’ve never taken a trip to Greville Street, you’re seriously missing out. This petite Prahran street leads you gently from the hustle of Chapel Street, into a warm village of boutique makers, retailers & artists.
I braved my first Pole Dancing class at Pole Divas Prahran and I was really (dare I say it?) feeling myself. Prepared to feel uncomfortable, thankfully, my awesome older sister was eager (you can see why she’s the oldest) to join me for our first experience with the pole.
Just when you thought living or working in or near Chapel Precinct couldn’t provide any more perks… Grab your housemates and check out these awesome local deals you can nab just for living or working around these parts.