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Find your perfect gown

Bernice Fashions’ personalised service delivers the perfect gown for local brides.

Customers are invited to browse an array of stunning bridal, bridesmaid, flower girl and special occasion gowns, along with bridal jewellery and accessories.

Qualified in-house seamstresses can handle any alterations.

Bernice Fashions is available by appointment at 87 Fitzroy Street, Geelong, phone phone 52217706 or email

Label your business or team

Geelong’s first embroidery business has been providing high-quality custom monogramming and embroidery services Australia-wide for over 25 years.

Clients can choose from over 3000 stock designs, created using advanced in-house digital design software to deliver clear and easily-recognisable logos on any garment.

Geelong Industrial Monogramming is at 57 Morgan St, North Geelong, phone 52773379 or email

Make a hair statement

Get a new look this spring with Salon Meraki Colour Specialists.

The Best of the Bay awards’ winning hairdresser in 2017 is a L’Oreal colour specialist and expert at blow waves, straightening and curling, with spray tans and waxing now also available.

Salon Meraki offers haircuts for men, woman and children of all ages.

Phone 52983465, visit or follow Salon Meraki on Facebook.

Inspect military history

A vast selection of militaria from Samurai swords t uniforms and photos are on display in central Geelong’s hidden museum.

Armor Antiques and Military Museum recently unveiled an intriguing addition: a World War II rations tin and its contents.

Tucked away over two levels at the rear of an antiques shopfront, access to the museum costs only a gold coin.

Armor Antiques and Military Museum is at 200 Moorabool Street, Geelong, phone 5221 8662.