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Q&A: Fashion designer Caitlin Crisp

Caitlin Crisp is an up-and-coming star of New Zealand fashion. Her timeless, easy-to-wear pieces are in trendy boutique windows around the country, and she’s dedicated to supporting local fabric...

 

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Hands-on jewellery with Debra Fallowfield

Dunedin-based Debra Fallowfield is a straight-to-the-matter type of jeweller – she’s unpretentious, good for a laugh, and she gets shit done. She hammers out the details of ‘slow...

 

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Q&A: Innovative eco designer Anthea Madill

Reusable water balloons and iconic huia feather earrings made from recycled plastic – Anthea Madill is bringing wicked planet-friendly products to the New Zealand market. She breaks down some of...

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Bar | Christchurch

Monarch

Monarch is one-of-a-kind in Aotearoa. It’s a Hi-Fi listening bar, with a hand-made sound system designed to deliver perfectly crisp audio.

Christchurch | Cosy Pub/Swishy Bar

Dux Central

This funky rebirth of an all-time Christchurch hospitality favourite has four versatile spaces to suit any mood and any occasion.

Christchurch | Fashion/Accessories

Infinite Definite

Founded in 2008, Infinite Definite is an independent high-end streetwear shop.

Christchurch | Vegetarian/Seafood

Dux Dine

Situated in a historic turn-of-the-century villa, Dux Dine has a multitude of spaces to enjoy.

Christchurch | Bicycles/Accessories

Bespoked Cycles

Switch from four wheels to two with one of Bespoked Cycles’ sleek custom-built bikes.

Restaurant | Christchurch

King of Snake

King of Snake holds a place in many a Cantabrian heart, with incredible food, fantastic dining experience, and now the views to match in its new location on The Terrace.

Christchurch | Fashion

EnCompass

With G-Star now in store and new styles arriving all the time, EnCompass is your go-to store for modern streetwear fashion.

Restaurant | Christchurch

Sumner Social

All the best things about Christchurch beach suburb Sumner – the beach, dog walks, Cave Rock, sun, friends and fun – can all be enjoyed from the vantage point of this beachside bar and restaurant.

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