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    Cucumber and Lashes

    Not sweet, nor sickly, but as fresh and light as one of my favourite vegetables—Marc Jacobs, Cucumber EDT was an unexpected recent purchase. A couple of weeks ago ...

    On July 31, 2016 / By
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    The Ties that Bind: After the Storm

    Sometimes wanting so little, can mean so much… n a brief trip to Auckland this week, between checking out of my hotel and waiting for my flight back ...

    On July 24, 2016 / By
  • Luke Foley-Martin has an eye for fashion. Image LFM Photography
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    Taking a Shot at Fashion

    man in a suit walks a tightrope above a vast cityscape with a caption beside it that reads, ‘Ambition is not a sin,’ and wearing nothing but a ...

    On July 10, 2016 / By

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  • Uk designer Emilia Wickstead says teh designers are presenting with confidence. Image, Sonia Sly (1 of 1)
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    The World of Emilia Wickstead

    On her visit to New Zealand, Auckland-born London-based designer Emilia Wickstead confessed to a love of hair scrunchies and fluoro cropped tops when she talked about a fondness for fashion that emerged during her childhood. The designer who has famously dressed the Duchess of Cambridge is now a favourite to A-list celebrities including Alexa Chung, Kate Bosworth, Diane Krueger, and recent Oscar ...

    On March 26, 2016 / By
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    All Good in the ‘Burbs’

    What happens when two drag queens meet at a bus stop, and why does a young woman wake up in different locations after going to bed each night? A variety of circumstances play out in the fantastic new web series, Burbs. Filmed in different pockets of Wellington, the series provides an insight into unlikely friendships, exploring how we see ourselves and the ...

    On December 9, 2015 / By
  • Fashion in Popular Culture
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    Fashion in Popular Culture

    As someone who has always been interested in the context of what we wear and why, I enjoyed reading Fashion in Popular Culture; a book comprising of fourteen essays investigating clothing through the lens of television, literature, film and media. The book starts strong with Joseph H. Hancock’s chapter on branding. Here, Lady Gaga is under the microscope and Hancock deconstructs her ...

    On September 30, 2015 / By

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Christchurch art exhibition takes a closer look at industrial Waltham

ailway tracks both cut and define this place. Traveling goods connect Christchurch with the Port of Lyttelton, on the other (hidden) harbour side of the majestic, yet barren ...

On May 5, 2016 / By

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Fashion

  • Cucumber and lashes #1
    Beauty 0

    Cucumber and Lashes

    Not sweet, nor sickly, but as fresh and light as one of my favourite vegetables—Marc Jacobs, Cucumber EDT was an unexpected recent purchase. A couple of weeks ago ...

    On July 31, 2016 / By
  • Luke Foley-Martin has an eye for fashion. Image LFM Photography
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    Taking a Shot at Fashion

    man in a suit walks a tightrope above a vast cityscape with a caption beside it that reads, ‘Ambition is not a sin,’ and wearing nothing but a ...

    On July 10, 2016 / By
  • Denim Daze, image Sly on the Wall
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    Denim Daze

    Someone remarked to me recently that they’ve never seen me wearing the same thing twice. I like to think that I cleverly rotate what I wear by mixing ...

    On June 26, 2016 / By

Outside Eyes

  • Selvi finds freedom in driving.
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    Driving with Selvi

    Selvi has an infectious personality. When she laughs, you laugh, and when she cries, you feel equal amounts of her sorrow and pain. Driving with Selvi follows a young woman, who against all odds has carved out a new life for herself as Karnataka’s first female taxi driver. The documentary opens with facts and figures relating to the hundreds of millions of ...

    On April 17, 2016 / By
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    Vojislav Radovanovic’s Theory of Unity

    The beauty of art is that we need not travel to see the works of international talent. Serbian painter and multimedia artist, Vojislav Radovanovic has shown his work in over 200 exhibitions and international culture and multimedia festivals around the world. Based in Belgrade, Vojislav’s new work ‘Theory of Unity’ draws on the connections between art and science where the material world ...

    On May 15, 2015 / By