Sterling edge

Leading contemporary jewellers from both sides of the Tasman took part in a Melbourne exhibition entitled Cross Pollination. Curated by Vicki Mason (NZ) and Anna Davern (AUS), the brief was to design a modern interpretation of the fern brooch presented to Queen Elizabeth at the 1956 Sydney Olympics. NZ participants included Warwick Freeman, Kirsten Haydon, Niki Hastings-McFall, Lynn Kelly, and Tania Patterson.


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Tūī Winner Benee Has a Vision

Tūī Winner Benee Has a Vision

Aucklander Benee, otherwise known as Stella Bennett, who claimed four Tūīs at this year’s Vodafone Music Awards, talked to Billboard’s Gab Ginsberg in the United States recently about her latest EP,…