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Beauty cabinet covetables

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Looking for the latest? Here's a round-up of new trends crossing the fashion desk.

My good friend failure

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Everyone fails, but some do it better than others.

Recipe: Beef it up

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Unseasonably warm weather plays havoc with meal planning.

Social triumphs of a plus one

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There's no shame in turning up at social events at which you are not on the guest list.

Oz Tour: What Kate's Wearing


The Aussie sunshine's bringing out fresher fashions from the stylish duchess.

Paleo? You should be eating bugs

bug If you're really going to follow a paleo diet, you ought to be eating bugs, 'lots and lots of bugs'.

Recipe: Hot cross bun pudding

If for some crazy reason you have leftover hot cross buns this Easter, here's what to do with them.

Make your own Easter eggs

Six big food myths busted

The week's best & worst dressed

best worst This may be the best batch of bests we've ever had ... the worsts? See for yourselves.

Stuff's daily street style: April

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

Another Photoshop marvel

What Kate's wearing

Who wears the pants? Lorde does

'Jackets and pants are my power clothes,' says the singer as she stars on the cover of a fashion glossy.

Making road trips with kids OK

DVDs in the car How do you make your holiday road trip as safe, comfortable and kid-friendly as possible?

Focus provides Falcon hint

Revised styling on popular sedan provides a hint at how final Ford Falcon will look.

Mercedes drops Benz

Driving caution urged

Ford unveils tribute Mustang

Special Ford Mustang coupe pays tribute to 1964 original.

What our kids are reading

Peggy and Archie Reed A survey of Kiwi children's reading habits has uncovered some intriguing results.

Do you know Kiwi kids books?

Show us that you know your Kiwi kids books and be in to win a fantastic prize.

Book infatuations

Donna Tartt wins fiction Pulitzer

Fast and furious

Witty, ebullient and razor-sharp, Tim Wilson's satire News Pigs is on target.

Daily trivia quiz: April 20

chitty chitty bang bang Are you a trivia whiz? Test your knowledge on our daily quiz.

Daily trivia quiz: April 19

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Sports Quiz - April 18

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Royal trivia quiz: April 20

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