Thursday, March 22, 2018

Matching wine with food

Angela Barons provides a little taster for wine lovers, from the new to the not-so-new.

Trip connect with grandfather’s ‘Cycling Corp’ WW1 history

Imagine riding in the dark on the muddy, rutted roads of the Western Front on laden bikes, wearing full uniform and a gas mask. That...

A world more beautiful with LUSH

Some beauty brands are dedicated to improving the world around us. Style meets director of Lush Cosmetics Australasia, Peta Granger, to discuss what it means to look beyond sustainable practices.

A kitchen that works for you

Whether starting from scratch or renovating an existing space, there are some key design aspects that will take your kitchen to the next level.

Plastic, PLA, paper & steel straws – what is the real...

The small step of changing the type of drinking straw you use can have a substantial positive impact on the environment. Rubbish Whisperer's Helen Rupp demystifies the different types of straws available.

Home is where the art is

Anneke Bester lives and works in Dubai, yet her bronze figures still find their way home to Canterbury.

Foodie talk with Nadia Lim

Ahead of The Food Show's arrival in Christchurch early April, Style talks with celebrity chef Nadia Lim about some of life's best ingredients.

The brow queen

The right brows can change your whole face and take years off your age.

Five healthy habits that will change your life  

This time of year, you’re probably in one of two camps – your New Year’s resolution is either firmly in place and you’re achieving...

Redcliffs artist into first round of prestigious international portrait competition

Redcliffs artist Julia Holden entered the BP Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery, London without any expectation; so it was a great surprise to find out she'd been accepted into the first round of judging.

Impreza STi offers bang for buck performance

Subaru has upgraded its performance car line-up. The Impreza WRX STi is even more desirable

Drive the picturesque road through Danseys Pass

History is on show through the Otago hinterland

Photos and video: Sparks a hit with crowd

The Sparks event has proven once again to be popular with Cantabrians.

Arteon – Volkswagen’s flagship car for NZ

Described as a fastback grand tourer, the Arteon also sits squarely in the luxury car class

Subaru Outback, Legacy upgraded

A mid-life facelift gives Subaru's long-standing models greater specification

Small yet perfectly formed

WORDS: Gaynor Stanley PHOTOGRAPHY: Stephen Goodenough Mitchell Coll and Amy Douglas have always loved inner-city living. Before the earthquakes they were in Latimer Square and...

Nostalgia festival growing in popularity

Take a trip down memory lane this weekend at the fifth annual Nostalgia Festival. The event, held at Ferrymead Heritage Park, was recently named as one of the fastest growing and most loved festivals in the country by Air New Zealand,

Lifestyle news

DRINK. this summer, add a flourish of sophistication to your cider experience with Monteith's Brut Cuvee and Rosee Cuvee. Both are bottled under cork and...

Understanding sunscreen

Tracey Beeby discusses a few common sunscreen concerns to ensure we are adequately protected this summer.

Inviting inquiry

Sculptor Matthew Williams invites the viewer to look through his eyes, providing clues to his artwork through title, form and material.