[ON THE BLOG] This week we wanted to touch on the insidious trend of overconsumption when it comes to gifts at Christmas time. Have a look if you're lacking inspiration for giving, or feeling the pressure to conform. Good news is there are other ways around it!
We wish you all a very Merry Christmas, and family times full of ease and grace as we all come together and indulge in the best gifts life has to offer over the coming weeks. ... See MoreSee Less
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, said Bing Crosby! Here in New Zealand we are so spoilt with summers made up of BBQ’s in the sunshine, long days wearing minimal clothing, and any form of activity that involves large bodies of water. That just seems to be the Kiwi way - to forgo the mate...
Championed by a generation of architects led by Sir Miles Warren and Peter Beaven. 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of CoCA’s iconic Modernist building and in celebration, the Centre of Contemporary Art presents a suite of exciting events focused around mid century architecture and design, to be h
Seasap is the sun protection here to help you save face this summer. Two mates, both avid surfers, who would stay out in the waves for hours on end, came to understand the reality of the Kiwi sun’s harsh sting. They realised whilst the options for sun protection are vast, for the purposes of con
Frances Nation stocks everything you need to make a thoughtful life thrive. Transformed by the craftsmanship of some of New Zealand’s newest makers. ✨ Visit them: Upstairs in the Boys High Building of The Arts Centre, Christchurch. 🙌🏼
Frances Nation is the shop you visit when you want to experience the palpability of surrender. As you take a breath to let your nose, mind and heart feel instantly purified, the bombardment of consumerism’s urgency suddenly disappears. Aromas of lime, frankincense, sandalwood and rose waft from ha...
Entering a season so full to the brim with verbal exchanges, visual stimulation, and the fun but somewhat tiresome onslaught of social events and dinner party small talk, we thought we would kick off this weekend in ode to the introvert in all of us. These links are here to soothe and satisfy the curiosities of your inner home body, especially if you are partial to a good spot of solo reading... Happy weekend!
Image: A desk of treasures inside Roald Dahl's writing room.
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Entering a season so full to the brim with verbal exchanges, visual stimulation, and the fun but somewhat tiresome onslaught of social events and dinner party small talk, we thought we would kick off this weekend in ode to the homebody residing in us all. As busy or as thrilling as we think life i