ghd aura

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

I am not easily impressed with electrical appliances. Generally a hairdryer is a hairdryer- right? They all do pretty much the same thing – blast out hot hair…

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bleeding hearts – chaos & harmony w2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

I am going to say incredibly positive things about Chaos & Harmony’s Bleeding Hearts collection, but first I am going to have to mention one big negative…

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jimmy d – 10 years of dark androgynous deconstruction

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

In the current issue of Urbis #84, I wrote a piece to celebrate James Dobson of Jimmy D’s 10 years

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window takeover – the shelter

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Recently I was asked to ‘takeover’ the window at The Shelter, Ponsonby. It was an interesting proposition, as how do I combine my two worlds, the one of…

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juliette hogan – 10 years on

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Ten years in New Zealand fashion.  Ten years! And ten years moving from strength to strength during a very difficult economic climate to boot.  Juliette Hogan has proven…

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nzfm – elle & the youthquake

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The New Zealand Fashion Museum’s last exhibition focused on youth – especially the youthful approach of Wendy Ganley and her Elle Boutique.

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deadly ponies 70 mackelvie st

Monday, November 24, 2014

Deadly Ponies have moved themselves into the newest, chicest part of Ponsonby Road.  Mackelvie Street is the home of Eugenie, The Shelter and a plethora of new stores…

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dhl express fashion export scholarship 2014 – georgia alice

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Georgia Alice Currie, founder of the self named Georgia Alice has won the DHL Express Fashion Export Scholarship for 2014.

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blakchaos – ponsonby

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

What happens when you combine two Tauranga-based designers, a slick monochrome aesethic, a piece of lighting art, beautiful footwear, gorgeous clothing and a health smattering of copper and…

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the shelter

Sunday, October 5, 2014

The Shelter, recently opened in MacKelvie St, Ponsonby, and is the brain child of Vicki Taylor. The space has a large soaring ceilings, white walls, concrete floors and industrial…

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