At Home With Charlotte Penman

Recently, we were invited for an afternoon at jewellery designer Charlotte Penman's home studio. Nestled amongst tropical plants, Nikau palms and fruit trees, their house was originally built by Charlotte's own Grandfather during the '50s. It's a beautiful open-plan layout with sunshine pouring in and over their…
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At Home With Charlotte Penman

Recently, we were invited for an afternoon at jewellery designer Charlotte Penman's home studio. Nestled amongst tropical plants, Nikau palms and fruit trees, their house was originally built by Charlotte's own Grandfather during the '50s. It's a beautiful open-plan layout with sunshine pouring in and over their…

Taste of Thursday: E’ia Ota

E’ia Ota, Tahitian Lime-marinated Tuna Recipe. This famous Tahitian dish is similar to delicious Latin ceviche or Hawaiian poke. It differs in the addition of coconut milk, which slightly…

Taste of Thursday

Taste of Thursday: E’ia Ota

E’ia Ota, Tahitian Lime-marinated Tuna Recipe. This famous Tahitian dish is similar to delicious Latin ceviche or Hawaiian poke. It differs in the addition of coconut milk, which slightly…

At Home With Garden Objects

Giving up the pulse and pace of East London, landscape designer Jared Lockhart and lecturer (FRA London) Lisa Davis have recently moved to Auckland, New Zealand, where they have…

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At Home With Garden Objects

Giving up the pulse and pace of East London, landscape designer Jared Lockhart and lecturer (FRA London) Lisa Davis have recently moved to Auckland, New Zealand, where they have…

Monday’s Muse: Helena Almeida

“My work is my body, my body is my work. I am the canvas.” The work of Portuguese artist Helena Almeida is said to be a combination of…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Helena Almeida

“My work is my body, my body is my work. I am the canvas.” The work of Portuguese artist Helena Almeida is said to be a combination of…

Bag Days by Miranda July for WELCOMECOMPANIONS

“There’s no way to do this that isn’t hard. You’re having to anticipate every need, the weather, whims you might have, past mistakes, who you want to be…

Fashion, Friday Feels Like

Bag Days by Miranda July for WELCOMECOMPANIONS

“There’s no way to do this that isn’t hard. You’re having to anticipate every need, the weather, whims you might have, past mistakes, who you want to be…

Sherie Muijs – New Collection

After a year of soaking up the creative energies and independent pace of Berlin, plus an inspiring holiday in India, designer Sherie Muijs is now back home in Auckland,…

Sherie Muijs – New Collection

After a year of soaking up the creative energies and independent pace of Berlin, plus an inspiring holiday in India, designer Sherie Muijs is now back home in Auckland,…

Taranaki .01

Crossing farm land to access the rolled stone-landscape of Kumara Patch, Taranaki. WOMAD festival was fun. A mellow crowd, world music (the Nigerian desert blues of Bombino stole…

Wednesday’s Feature

Taranaki .01

Crossing farm land to access the rolled stone-landscape of Kumara Patch, Taranaki. WOMAD festival was fun. A mellow crowd, world music (the Nigerian desert blues of Bombino stole…

Sophie Buhai Architectural Jewelry and Object Video

 “L.A. has this amazing community of creative people that work in an experimental or casual way, it feels very, very free here, and there is less pressure because…

Art, Jewellery, Monday's Muse

Sophie Buhai Architectural Jewelry and Object Video

 “L.A. has this amazing community of creative people that work in an experimental or casual way, it feels very, very free here, and there is less pressure because…

Research. Mari Andrews

Tucked into the corner position of The Oyster Inn on Waiheke Island, I spotted a simple split-bamboo wall hanging. I snapped a picture of it on my phone,…

Art, Friday Feels Like

Research. Mari Andrews

Tucked into the corner position of The Oyster Inn on Waiheke Island, I spotted a simple split-bamboo wall hanging. I snapped a picture of it on my phone,…

Taste of Thursday: Fried Plantain

Fried Plantain (or bananas), the national dish of Jamaica. Best served with fresh fish and a generous wedge of lime! Ingredients Ripe bananas (the skin should be mottled…

Taste of Thursday

Taste of Thursday: Fried Plantain

Fried Plantain (or bananas), the national dish of Jamaica. Best served with fresh fish and a generous wedge of lime! Ingredients Ripe bananas (the skin should be mottled…

Marlie et Louise

I instantly fell in love with this image (above) from enSoie’s Spring / Summer ‘Marlie et Louise’ collection campaign shoot. It feels a little bohemian; her ethnic printed dress,…

Marlie et Louise

I instantly fell in love with this image (above) from enSoie’s Spring / Summer ‘Marlie et Louise’ collection campaign shoot. It feels a little bohemian; her ethnic printed dress,…

Monday’s Muse: Zadie Smith

“When I write I am trying to express my way of being in the world. This is primarily a process of elimination. Once you have removed all the…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Zadie Smith

“When I write I am trying to express my way of being in the world. This is primarily a process of elimination. Once you have removed all the…

Maryam Nassir Zadeh Fall 2015 video

Cuba, dancing and the sound of the piano. The combination is everything. Box-shaped cars, late light in hotel rooms, a play with shadow and structure, and most importantly…

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Maryam Nassir Zadeh Fall 2015 video

Cuba, dancing and the sound of the piano. The combination is everything. Box-shaped cars, late light in hotel rooms, a play with shadow and structure, and most importantly…

Ursa Major | Collection No. 4 LINES

I first meet designer Kate Jones in 2010 on Mott Street in New York. She was carrying her signature-recipe olive oil cakes, fresh out of the oven, wrapped…

Wednesday’s Feature

Ursa Major | Collection No. 4 LINES

I first meet designer Kate Jones in 2010 on Mott Street in New York. She was carrying her signature-recipe olive oil cakes, fresh out of the oven, wrapped…

Girls and their Cats

Wether it’s the nudge in the face first thing in the morning, the chats in the kitchen, or the cuddles you receive when you’re feeling low, cats have…

Wednesday’s Feature

Girls and their Cats

Wether it’s the nudge in the face first thing in the morning, the chats in the kitchen, or the cuddles you receive when you’re feeling low, cats have…

Compared To What

Listening to: Roberta Flack ‘Compared To What’/ super groovy late-night tune. Image: David Bowie, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, and Roberta Flack, 1975.

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Compared To What

Listening to: Roberta Flack ‘Compared To What’/ super groovy late-night tune. Image: David Bowie, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, and Roberta Flack, 1975.

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15. When designer Kate Megaw was asked by Oyster magazine, If ‘The Valley’ collection was a quote, what would it be? She replied, “Knowledge…

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15. When designer Kate Megaw was asked by Oyster magazine, If ‘The Valley’ collection was a quote, what would it be? She replied, “Knowledge…

Monday’s Muse: Taryn Simon

You have to love an artist who dedicates their practice to unravelling the world’s dirtiest secrets. Gaining entrance to places as diverse as a white tiger breeding facility, the…

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Monday’s Muse: Taryn Simon

You have to love an artist who dedicates their practice to unravelling the world’s dirtiest secrets. Gaining entrance to places as diverse as a white tiger breeding facility, the…