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Style Spotlight – Trelise Cooper

Victoria Tait catches up with top New Zealand fashion designer Trelise Cooper on what she’s reading, buying and finding inspiring. Most treasured possession is… The conversations that I have with my 30-year-old son Jasper who now lives in New York. I treasure his wisdom, his insight and humanity. The first thing I do in the […]

What can a Building Be?

Four walls and a roof are just the starting point. Words: Richard Dalman What is a building? What can it be? Bits of concrete, steel, timber, glass? Some or all of these of course, but buildings can be and should be more, much more. They can be functional places to do business, to live in, […]

Spend with Style

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Pay Your Mortgage Off Quicker

Restructuring your mortgage repayments could save you thousands of dollars and by making just a few simple changes you’ll be one step closer to a debt-free life. Words: Sue Mckenzie When I meet with people about their mortgage, I get them to consider a life without one. The idea of being debt-free is a wonderful motivation […]

Beauty Box Top 5

When you take skincare as seriously as we do, you’re always on the hunt for the next generation of game-changing skincare products. We’ve selected five that are particularly good for Mums of all ages.   Bare Minerals Foundation This loose mineral powder foundation will give you “airbrushed” coverage with help from zinc oxide and titanium […]

Snuggle Down

Staying cosy and warm has never been easier. Luci Morris explores our home-heating options. When it comes to home heating, ‘bang for your buck’ is essential and part of this is ensuring your home is adequately insulated. Did you know that a 2% gap in insulation can result in a 20% heat loss? This can […]

Green on Green

Craig Wilson takes a look at trends from the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show. The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show stands out as the ‘must see’ southern hemisphere landscape event, and over the years famous Australian designers have ‘wowed’ the crowds with cutting-edge, high-budget, show-stopping displays. The recent 2017 show was no exception, […]

Inside Word May 2017

INDULGE Foodies get ready! The Cloudy Bay Pinot & Duck Tasting Trail is back. Cloudy Bay has partnered with 33 top chefs who will each create a bespoke duck dish to compliment Cloudy Bay Pinot Noir 2014 or Te Wahi Central Otago Pinot Noir 2014. The nationwide trail will occur through the month of May, […]

From Old to New

Faced with a rebuild in the wake of the Canterbury earthquakes, these homeowners opted for something bold, modern and new, while paying homage to the past. WORDS Luci Morris With a river boundary, stately garden and picturesque setting for the grandchildren to play in, Heather and Brian Guthrie knew that they wanted to continue to […]