Karen’s Kiwi Christmas

Observer “unwraps Christmas in NZ” from the comfort of Karen Walker’s Waitakere Ranges home. “It’s a guaranteed white Christmas … the manuka trees are frosted with delicate white blooms so that the hillside appears covered in a dusting of snow.” To the ubiquitous mix of pavlova, pohutukawa and barbeque, Walker has added a 10ft tall Christmas tree to the roof of her house: “There would be no point in having the tree inside, we won’t come back indoors until March.”


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Jessica McCormack’s Diamonds Shine at Met Gala

Jessica McCormack’s Diamonds Shine at Met Gala

American actor Zoë Kravitz is a master of the bejewelled bralette, according to British Vogue journalist Alice Newbold. Her Met Gala 2021 moment was a riff on these looks, only with…