8 September 2020
Finding beauty

From the house that possums once inhabited through to rusted old saws, Jane Downes transforms the unlovable into the loved.

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28 August 2020
Face to face

After a busy first year in business, Lovoir Beauty’s Teresa Sime says it is just the beginning for the salon.

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20 August 2020
Recreators

Meet the Christchurch cafe recreated in just four days.

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12 August 2020
Recipe: Mocha Truffles

For a sweet treat and a caffeine hit, these little beauties will keep you going.

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31 July 2020
Winter Escapes: Simplicity

Just outside of Queenstown is a 27km loop track dug entirely by hand. Tom O’Brien’s journey on the end of a pick mattock has led to an authentic high country experience. Words Shelley Robinson The […]

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30 July 2020
Winter escapes: Uninterrupted

Recessed into a high country station is a house made predominantly of glass, where you can tuck yourself away for views of the Mackenzie Country and its brilliant night sky.

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30 July 2020
Winter Escapes: The retreat on the hill

From sunrise to sunset, visitors to the Fiordland Eco Retreat enjoy views of dramatic mountain ranges and Lake Te Anau, all from the serenity of a house nestled in the hills

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9 July 2020
Artisans: The natural soap maker

Her cancer treatment took a toll on her skin. So she decided to design her own range of natural skin care products, including one product made with beer.

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9 July 2020
Pedal powered

Getting an up close and personal view of Wanaka’s beauty needn’t be a strenuous ordeal. Well, as long as your battery doesn’t run out

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2 July 2020
Good news for dark chocolate lovers

The recently launched Whittaker’s Cocoa Lovers Collection is Whittaker's darkest chocolate range ever.

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19 June 2020
Soul dance

Heather Brown was a busy business owner. But bubbling beneath was her artist’s soul waiting to be released. She talks to Shelley Robinson about her latest exhibition and finding her ‘soul dance’

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18 June 2020
Recipe: Sticky Date Cookies

Love the pudding, now love the cookies

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18 June 2020
The designer dog collar creator

If you see a dog sporting a leather collar adorned with crystals, cameos and studs, it is highly likely it is a Kathryn Payne original.

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18 June 2020
The 'uncommon' jeweller

She is straight-talking, funny and her creative process is completely organic. Meet the jeweller for “uncommon people”.

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17 June 2020
The aftermath: Supporting 'slow' fashion

How have NZ designers of 'slow' fashion emerged after Covid-19 lockdown?

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4 June 2020
Hair today: A lockdown miracle

Fend off those brassy tones. A look at new products on the market.

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4 June 2020
Recipes: All about the beet

Packed with the vitamin C needed at this time of year, beetroot is worth dressing up to encourage everyone to go for seconds, writes Kiwi Gardener's Kristina Jensen I have noticed that people (especially the […]

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2 June 2020
We stayed at home: 'Not a bad place to be'

Eleven-year-old Mathilda Smulders discovered a few pros and cons to being stuck at home all day, every day, with your family.

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