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Red carpet rewind: Cameron Diaz

Cameron Diaz From figure-hugging mini dresses to high-fashion couture, Hollywood's golden girl never fails to make an impression.

Having a feminist wedding

wedding A step-by-step guide to breaking old fashion wedding roles while wearing a gown (and having loads of fun).

Photos of J-Law you should see

Photos of Jennifer Lawrence you should see Photoshop drama aside, Lawrence looks incredible in her latest campaign for Miss Dior.

Ugly is the new pretty

Ugly sandals Thick soles, chunky straps and not a heel in sight: when it comes to shoes, the uglier the better.

Sex lessons from promiscuous mums

Holding hands What do once promiscuous women tell their daughters about sex? A Reddit thread examined that very issue.

Three girls confront cheater

Hell hath no fury like three women scorned in the social media age.

'Real dolls' have come a long way

Amy Poehler on marriage

Potato, sesame & salami salad

salad Potato salad is always a crowd favourite - this version looks stunning and is packed with flavour.

A beery political question

In the lead up to the election we ask party leaders some very important questions about beer.

Recipe: Sausage rolls

Wine risky for asthmatics

Food Truck chef's fast food tips

Having kids has inspired chef Michael Van de Elzen to conjure up some good old home cooking recipes, writes Bess Manson.

Bath + mask = bliss

bath Is there anything more restorative than a steaming hot bath? Try throwing in a spa-worthy face mask too.

Hair today, champ tomorrow

With a prize-worthy beard like this, eating ice cream is out of the question.

It's a cinch... or is it?

Crazy moments from Miss America

Beauty queen 'dethroned'

She was her country's first 'beauty queen' in over 50 years, until she absconded with her crown.

Rain, rain, come to stay

Nick and Nevada Leckie Wellington couple Nick and Nevada Leckie get excited by looming rainclouds and bucketing rainfall.

Daily street style: Sept '14

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

Backstage at NYFW

'Blood-stained' top causes a stir

Obama's suit does the talking

When Barack Obama fronted the press today, it was his outfit - not words - that really got people talking.

Stay positive - it's good for you

strap Your emotions don't only rule your head, they can affect your health too (and in very real ways).

Celebrity baby bump pressure

Pregnant Kiwi women comparing their bodies to celebrity mums-to-be are setting "unrealistic expectations".

Today's happy cry: A mum's love

Tried and tested happiness

Meet two local bloggers

Louise Hutt With so many entering the blogosphere, two women talk about why they do it and how they stay relevant.

On being labelled a 'w**ker'

Jarryd Zankovic was pilloried on social media, but what was the actual insult?

Martha vs Blake and Gwyneth

I e-stalk my daughter

House offer from the sky

$3m Picton home Russians spot unfinished Picton home from a helicopter - and offer $3m for it.

Bad news for buyers

A survey from the world's most senior bank confirms NZ houses are close to being the globe's most unaffordable.

6 home decor blogs to follow

Matt Watson's beach bach

A million-dollar property plan

Property expert Mal James provides advice on a three-point-plan that will help you find the perfect new home.

Stop snoozing, start running

Aaron Chai got into running after being branded very unfit, and is now a marathon machine.

Dame Helen Mirren's 12 minute exercise plan

What's Dame Helen Mirren's elixir of youth? A now-obsolete Canadian military fitness plan.

Couch potato to running bean

Fuel for moving your feet

Toning those 'hard to slim' areas

'Spot reduction' doesn't exist, but these holistic, whole body movements will help tone those tricky areas.

Inside Ashley Tisdale's wedding

Ashley Tisdale The former High School Musical star took to Instagram to share her wedding snaps, and we can't get enough.

Best bachelorette party ever?

Or perhaps even the worst? You decide.

Introducing Nicola & Chris

Losing a loved one to marriage

Groom fakes own death

Pre-wedding jitters are totally normal, but one soon-to-be-groom took the whole thing a bit too far.

Is it better than The Block?

strap Interior design students from Sydney complete a renovation that makes 'The Block' look like child's play.

Good times roll at Logan Brown

New Orleans and the Mardi Gras come to Logan Brown in Wellington for two Saturdays.

Strong, determined, awesome

Piggy in the middle of town

The week in celeb Instagrams

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The week in celeb Insta snaps

Bum prosthetics, blood covered musos and models, spoon trickery and much, much more.

The week in celeb Instagrams

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