Monthly Archives: July 2021

McDonald’s – You Deserve a Break Today – Australia, 1983 (TVC)

Flashback Friday: First airing in Melbourne on the 28th February 1983 and recorded on Betamax, McDonald’s Australia served us up a nice big budget, yet slightly schlocky, Broadway style production number inspired by earlier 1970s American television advertising. Well done, Macca’s – it’s this high level of fast food aspiration that has earned you a place in Australian pop cultural hearts forever.

ALLED-MARTINEZ SS22 – Unsung Heroes

This season, Archie Alled-Martinez shifts towards a different take on the 1970s. Exploring the street style of a “70s hustler”, ALLED-MARTINEZ unveils a SS22 Paris collection that includes, for the first time, non-knitted pieces, clashing them with styling elements and dress codes of today’s skateboarders.