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Posts Tagged ‘ fashion ’

Online versus in-store fine balance for The Mews partners

Jul 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Domestic online retail sales are growing at a faster pace than international, but all is not lost for in-store retail. JULIA STEEL reports.



LISTEN: Young Innovator of the Year on a mission

Oct 26th, 2017 | By | Category: Latest News

Serious concerns about the clothing industry motivate Young Innovator of the Year.



PHOTO ESSAY: African Unity celebrated in Wellington

May 11th, 2017 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Most Popular, News, Picture story

Reporter SAPEER MAYRON visually captures the essence of African Unity celebrated in Wellington.



WATCH: Fashion with a conscience

Dec 7th, 2016 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Multimedia, News, Picture story

Local designer Jessie Wong creates leather bags and accessories with a focus on environmental responsibilities.



Swapportunity shop turns rags into riches

Jun 10th, 2016 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The event allows Wellington’s most stylish to trade old clothing among themselves.



WATCH: Inside the Hills Hats factory

May 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Multimedia, News, Picture story, Uncategorized

Simon Smuts-Kennedy, Hills Hats General Manger, talks about the company and its history.



Hills Hats anything but old hat as popularity inspires factory shop

May 2nd, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

Headgear’s popularity is on the rise. Matt Tso talks to Hills Hatman Simon Smuts-Kennedy.



Jaw-dropping performance from Shaolin monks

Sep 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Radio News



WOW attracts thousands to the Capital

Sep 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Radio News



Fashion passion started in South Korea, now in Cuba Mall

Aug 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Moah Lee was inspired by her parents and encouraged by her husband Paul.



Eco Fashion Week hits Lower Hutt

Jul 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Lead Radio Story



Fashionable parade on bikes a show with a difference

Nov 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wheel Stylish puts models on bikes to show off clothes that can be worn while pedalling.



Students giving wool a ‘Second Life’ at Bowen House exhibition

Oct 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, Multimedia, News

Whitireia arts students get their hands on felt to stretch the definition of wool in Wellington show.



Designer earns her scholarship with ‘tears, sweat and hard work’

Sep 6th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Student Features

A big future in fashion has been predicted for Massey University design student Annelise Moen. JENNIFER MCILROY reports.



Porirua East fashion designers strut their stuff on catwalk

Jul 18th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, Most Popular, News, Uncategorized

Pupils design new school uniform items and model them for school and parents.



Designer showcases NZ fashion talent in Kuala Lumpur

May 1st, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Diversity, Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Wellingtonian Hannah Shand takes the stage and third place with her Malysian collaborator.



Multi-Fest a colourful celebration of Lower Hutt’s diverse cultures

Mar 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular

Lower Hutt celebrated its diversity last weekend with food, fashion and dance from around the world.



Fashion supports breast cancer research

Nov 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

FASHION CONSCIOUS Wellingtonians will have the chance to indulge their passion while also supporting Breast Cancer this Thursday. “Fashion for a Cure” is being organised by the Breast Cancer Research Trust to raise money toward the 2018 deadline they set to find a cure. Marketing manager Phillipa Greene says the organisation set the 2018 date because they want to protect the next generation.



Unique sheep plays special role in the Hobbit

Nov 12th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

A SPECIAL breed of sheep found only in the Wairarapa is being used to make costume pieces for Peter Jackson’s latest film. Stansborough Textiles owns the one-of-a-kind Stansborough Grey, whose unique grey blue wool has been used by international designers like Donna Karan and David Jones.



Waterfront hotspot hosts stylish spring affair

Aug 8th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

New Zealand fashion and St Johns bar: “a perfect fit” for style event.



Dyeing rivers in China inspires art installation

Jul 25th, 2012 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Pollution story told by Wellington artist’s textile hangings.



Fashion and IT successful mix for Mardle designer

May 3rd, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Shiana Weir makes a splash at Wellington Fashion Week.



Young designers want fashion merit in capital

Apr 17th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wellington Fashion Week culture just right for philipa&alice



Black Syndrome suits city’s black supporters

Nov 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

‘Black Dog Syndrome’ suits black-clad Wellingtonians.



Maori fashion designers intent on inspiring those who will follow

Oct 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Featured Article, Features, IN DEPTH

From male models in underwear to leather and spikes. ABBY BROWN reports on the Miromoda Maori Fashion Design show.



Snails will be a must on camp with a difference

Aug 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wellington High School pupils off to Paris, London.



WOW puts wow into Whitireia fashion show

Jul 15th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Polytech and schools combine design and catwalk talents.



Taking the lens to alternative city fashion

May 27th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Every day is a fashion experience in Wellington



Arresting fashion- Sevens costumes compete

Jan 5th, 2010 | By | Category: Latest News, News

SLIDESHOW-The Dompost Fashion Runway competition



Artists mix illustration, photography, fashion and jewellery

Nov 20th, 2009 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Picture story

Woven-tales of Ink, Silver and Silk is an exhibition showcasing the work of Minu, Mairi, Sarah Dalley, Sophie Lewis-Smith, reports JONATHAN TRINGHAM.



Men swapped for bizarre bras at WOW ’09

Dec 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Men are going to dominate the WOW stage in 2009 with their own section



Why are Wellingtonians in such a black mood?

Jul 18th, 2008 | By | Category: Opinion

Having recently moved from Nelson to Wellington, I’m overwhelmed by the crowds in their corporate black garb.