How Christchurch skincare brand Linden Leaves took on the world.
Artist Sam Harrison has been exploring the human landscape through sculpting, drawing and printmaking for more than a decade now. Christchurch sculptor Llew Summers, who died August 2019, rated Sam as one of the most gifted young artists he’d ever met. latitude catches up with Sam for a chat about life, work, art and memories of Llew.
When one considers charity, provision of money, food and basic clothing items typically comes to mind. Who would have known that the key to empowerment may actually be contained within certain hidden undergarments: bras. Pauline Watson does. In November 2019, the coordinator of New Zealand’s Uplift Project, who has now come to be known as ‘The Bra Lady’, travelled to Fiji to deliver suitcases of these precious items. I followed her to capture the journey and effect of New Zealand’s benevolence.
When you’re in business, you need to know that your car rental will be easy – every time! As a Procurement Category Manager for ACC, Peter Campbell works with Thrifty Car Rental to ensure staff get where they need to go, without hassle.
It’s being described as the ‘rehab’ from our destructive farming practices weaning our land off the ‘drugs’. Sarah Perriam digs deeper into what’s driving a new way of farming that is creating a groundswell of support in Canterbury, but not everyone’s convinced.
Radio Lollipop is an international children’s charity providing play and entertainment for children in hospital. Sue Kingham went along to meet some of the volunteers and discovered they are just what the doctor ordered.
Behind New Zealand’s only locally-produced cold-pressed extra virgin rapeseed oil and high oleic sunflower oil is a Canterbury business with lofty aspirations to raise the quality of everyday culinary oils used by discerning foodies nationwide.
Just a few hours’ drive from Christchurch, the beauty of the Mackenzie is easily accessible for a long weekend getaway or a week-long family holiday. The main thing is to allow plenty of time to explore and discover all the hidden treasures and adventures, large and small, that are on offer.
Mitre 10 MEGA Ashburton takes us through what you need to know when it comes to buying a wood burner for clean air zones.
Based in Canterbury, local growers Sporeshift Mushrooms are growing some of the most beautiful mushrooms, and here are some recipes to get you cooking and using these beauties in your kitchen at home!