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Georges Chakra upcoming Spring/Summer 2010 Couture Show during Paris Fashion Week

Participating in Paris Fashion Week, the Spring/Summer 2010 Couture show of Lebanese designer Georges Chakra was held on January 25, 2010 in Paris, at L'École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts. Drawing inspiration from nature's beauty, Chakra's collection treads the fine line between reality and fantasy, while staying true to the feminity of women. A collection … Continue reading

Whales, Time Travel and Coming of Age

Three celebrated international authors are now joining award-winning New Zealand writers in an already glittering line-up at the 2010 New Zealand Post Writers and Readers Week from 9-14 March. The New Zealand International Arts Festival announced today the participation of 2009 Samuel Johnson Prize winner Philip Hoare, from the United Kingdom, The Time Traveler’s Wife … Continue reading


Paramount Pictures NZ is pleased to release these early Preview images for EAGLE OF THE NINTH Directed by Kevin Macdonald and Staring Channing Tatum, Mark Strong, Jamie Bell & Donald Sutherland.  

Toast Fashion : Summer Fashion Trends

Summer is here (finally!) and we are seeing some fantastic colours and styles in the shops; so now is the time to get the legs out and embrace the warmer weather.  According to Image consultant Stephanie Rumble is one of New Zealand's leading personal stylists and makeover specialists, She said There are 5 key fashion … Continue reading

Your Highness

Throughout history, tales of chivalry have burnished the legends of brave, handsome knights who rescue fair damsels, slay dragons and conquer evil.  But behind many a hero is a good-for-nothing younger brother trying just to stay out of the way of those dragons, evil and trouble in general.  Danny McBride and James Franco team up for an epic comedy adventure set … Continue reading

Toast Fashion : Nothing says be my valentine better than precious gems…

Valentines Day is soon to be upon us and romance is in the air – so why not show the person you love how much you care by entering the HOTmilk Valentines Day competition? During February, purchase any item of ravishing HOTmilk lingerie and you can enter the draw to be in to win 1 … Continue reading

Martin Bosley is the T4WA Wellingtonian of the Year

Wellingtonian gathered yesterday night at the Mighty Mighty in Cuba St. to witness the Fourth Wellingtonista Awards and this is my second time to attend this event. The T4WA is a annual event organized by – a blog about Wellington – New Zealand's capital city to honours individuals or group who makes Wellington a lovely … Continue reading

New Acts Announced for New Zealand International Arts Festival

The New Zealand International Arts Festival has announced two new acts for its 2010 line up at the Pacific Blue Festival Club – the Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra from Brooklyn, New York and award winning indie singer-songwriter St. Vincent. Tickets go on sale on 15 December at Ticketek. Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra launched its sound from the … Continue reading

Hola Mexico! films head to New Zealand

With directors like Guillermo del Toro currently tearing up international cinema it's easy to see why the Mexican film scene has never been hotter.    And with films with titles that translate to I'm Gonna Explode, Tear This Heart Out and Meet the Head of Juan Perez, it's easy to see that the Hola Mexico … Continue reading

Merry Christmas Baby Goes Gold

Plunket fundraising album Merry Christmas Baby has gone gold and is well on the way to platinum status. The album, featuring Christmas-themed tracks by 11 of New Zealand’s leading musicians, has been in the top 20 Independent Music New Zealand chart for seven weeks, is number nine on the Recording Industry of New Zealand (RIANZ) … Continue reading