Lac jewellery, or lacquer jewellery, is a much sought-after option as far as bridal fashion is concerned. This jewellery type is known for its versatility as it can be crafted into various shapes and colours. Lac bangles are particularly popular. What’s more, it’s supposed to bring good luck and hence, traditionally, there has always been Read More →

Sophie Stevens’ loves watching her designs come down the catwalk at the awards. This design won runner-up in the nightlife section last year. Photos: supplied On the eve of the Hokonui Fashion Design Awards, Brittany Pooley talks to local fashion student Sophie Stevens as she prepares to hit the catwalk for the fourth time in Read More →

Priyanka Chopra always looks elevated and cool in that not-trying-so-hard kind of way. (AP File Photo) Do you know what today is? It’s Priyanka Chopra’s birthday. And not just any birthday — it’s the big 3-6. Having memorised all the stunning designer dresses Priyanka’s recently wornfrom one high profile event to the next, we have to say, the actor has Read More →