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Farm Life Breeds Innovation

Farm Life Breeds Innovation

The juggle of parenthood, farm life and all that rural living brings with it can be a stalwart on creativity and ventures outside of the domestic household. However, for Bex Hayman, the pursual of an idea that had been bubbling away for some time has opened up the door for a new career in jewellery and product design.

The Art of Shopping

The Art of Shopping

Fashion buyer for Christchurch’s iconic family-owned Ballantynes department store’s Contemporary Lounge, The Atrium and Women’s Footwear, 
Georgie Mears loves seeing the latest trends first. But in the high stakes world 
of fashion, being a buyer is as much an art as it is a science.

Changing Lives One Brow at a Time

Changing Lives One Brow at a Time

Eyebrows are easy to underestimate if you’re lucky enough to have them. But they are an essential element of the face, helping to define features and express emotion – just ask anyone who has thin, fair or non-existent brows.