Christchurch’s Best Recent Building?

Architect Richard Dalman gives us his insight into Christchurch’s best post-quake buildings. So, what is Christchurch’s best new building post the earthquakes? Is it the Transitional Cathedral, ilex in the Botanic Gardens, the Bus Exchange, the Deloitte’s Building, or even the Fridge Library? While all of the above buildings add to the Christchurch architectural environment, […]

What the Architect Was Thinking – Maybe!

Fashion News April

AN ’80s REVIVAL For an era so often referred to as bad taste, the 1980s still manage to assert heavy influence on present-day fashion. Only recently the spotlight has been turned back on Princess Diana with an exhibition, Her Fashion Story, on show at Kensington Palace until February 2018. It seems we just can’t get […]

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Dancing Queen

The world-renowned St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre is performing Swan Lake in Christchurch late December. Christine de Felice speaks to principal dancer Irina Kolesnikova, about her life as a professional ballerina. The St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre (SPBT) was founded by Russian entrepreneur Konstantin Tachkin in 1994 and is recognised as one of the world’s leading classical […]

Save the Date: December 2016

Save the Date: December 2016

Email your events to victoria.tait@starmedia.kiwi 1 December High Tea Three tiers of delicious handmade treats – from raspberry lemon-curd cake to goat’s cheese croquette – with loose-leaf tea or coffee. Available daily from 11am-5pm, $25pp. R20 venue. www.christchurchcasino.co.nz. The Grand Café, Christchurch Casino 3, 4, 10 & 11 December Santa Paws – Pet Photos With […]

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