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Wearing the hijab: 'It's a choice'

"Are you hiding bombs in your skirts?" a stranger yelled as Radiya Ali walked down a NZ street in the mid-2000s.

Did a Kiwi win Project Runway?

Sean Kelly won fans in US reality fashion show Project Runway, but did he win big?

Kid out-dances pop stars

Has anyone ever felt the music, or chimed in with such a well-timed fist pump, as this 3-year-old?

His one-of-a-kind proposal

One Doctor Who mega-fan built a life-size replica of the T.A.R.D.I.S. to pop the question.

The digital love connection

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Too picky in your old age?

One reason it's hard to find a partner when you're older is that we're no longer willing to deal with anyone else's quirks.

The golden formula of marriage?

10 couples we really miss

Victoria sponge with a saucy twist

Sponge cake With limoncello and balsamic strawberries, this new take on the classic Victoria sponge is bound to knock your socks off.

Italian classic with vegan twist

It's vegetarian awareness month, so try something new.

Coconut oil 'a health hazard'

Double Down supercharged

Cafe: 'We are not child friendly'

Cafe operators have received applause and criticism for their open refusal to clean up after kids.

7 celebs whose faces have changed

In light of Renee Zellweger face-gate, who else has faced a 180 in the looks department?

12 natural dandruff remedies

Though filed away in that category of embarrassing beauty problems, dandruff is actually very common.

A nail queen's beauty secrets

Renee Zellweger's face has changed

Beyonce's disastrous new 'do

She of the long, lush locks has been spotted with a questionable fringe. It happens to the best of us.

Daily street style: Oct '14

street st Check out your daily dose of real Kiwi fashion, courtesy of our street style snappers.

World's most stylish man?

This 55-year-old American has more influence on what you wear than you realise.

Best & worst dressed

Obama was designer's Moby Dick

Races crop top ban is laughable

An Australian racing club has taken a stance against exposed midriffs in an attempt to 'class' up the event.

Happy meals, the ethical way

Breatharians unite, let's SAVE THE SALAD, because the ethics of eating plants have been called into question.

Four treadmill don'ts

Runners seem to be embarrassed by these pieces of running machinery, but they shouldn't be.

The importance of a good lunch

Home is where the health is

She must've known, right?

A young woman of normal weight may be pregnant and not know it, but it's more likely to happen if overweight.

A holiday one week, a baby the next

Kate felt a bit ill during her European holiday. Little did she know she was over 8 months pregnant.

My sons love pedicures

We married the day we met

6 cleaning non-negotiables

Hanging around home this long weekend? It'd pay to put these on your to-do list.

Inside an $89m apartment

We can think of many ways to spend $89 million: a luxury apartment in the middle of NYC is just one of them.

Heartache to happiness

5 fashion fixes for your couch

John Legend's Zen home

It's certain no 'ordinary people' could afford a house like this: but we can still dream, right?

5 incredibly expensive handbags

We can only dream of owning these five extraordinary diamond-frosted bags (paying the rent is more important).

Gisele's glamorous Chanel ad

Is anything more seductive than Gisele Bundchen and a splash of Chanel No. 5? We think not.

Jaguar XF purrs in style

The finest suits you can't buy

Ordinary vs extravagant

Ever wondered how the other half live? We've compared five everyday items with their luxury counterparts.

Introducing Tracy & Pete

Serendipitous vows, handmade bouquets and a rather messy frock photoshoot made this wedding one of a kind.

On being single at weddings

'I wish the perplexed bridesmaid I was had understood that love is not limited to those with partners.'

Shedding wedding costs

Introducing Tracy & Matt

Is she finally off the market?

Cameron Diaz was spotted wearing a diamond sparkler on her wedding finger, not once but twice last week.

Breast cancer ad captures oglers

bra What do you get when you combine a hidden camera and a bright pink bra? A lot of staring.

Beautiful MRIs of the body

Wonderful videos show the body like you've never seen it - swallowing, blowing a trumpet, kissing.

One month in: Bootcamp ladies

Surprise supermarket wedding

The week in celeb Instagrams

Models hang with goats, Oprah digs for fungus, and one fab musician shows off her 30kg weight loss.

The week in celeb Instagrams

Telepathy, tongues aplenty, trickery and toddlers - some social media voyeurism to get your week started right.

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