The Good Life

Chloë Sevigny: No Time For Love

Chloë Sevigny: No Time For Love

Just when you thought Chloë Sevigny couldn’t get any cooler… BOOM. Presenting No Time For Love, a 28-page zine featuring photos of Chloë with former loves, sweetly disguised with one of our favourite things in life, cute stickers… Published on the occasion of I Never Read at the Art Book…

Wool Week: Amber D

Wool Week: Amber D

We love wool, and this week is Choose Wool Week, so we thought we’d get involved by doing a series of little interviews featuring some of our favourite New Zealanders working with wool. Wool is a renewable and biodegradable fibre source, it’s beautiful, warm, versatile, natural, local and just plain lovely……

Wool Week: Kate Megaw

Wool Week: Kate Megaw

We love wool, and this week is Choose Wool Week, so we thought we’d get involved by doing a series of little interviews featuring some of our favourite New Zealanders working with wool. Wool is a renewable and biodegradable fibre source, it’s beautiful, warm, versatile, natural, local and just plain lovely……

Wool Week: Christopher Duncan & Joe Yen

Wool Week: Christopher Duncan & Joe Yen

We love wool, and this week is Choose Wool Week, so we thought we’d get involved by doing a series of little interviews featuring some of our favourite New Zealanders working with wool. Wool is a renewable and biodegradable fibre source, it’s beautiful, warm, versatile, natural, local and just plain lovely……

Wool Week: Nicole Leybourne

Wool Week: Nicole Leybourne

We love wool, and this week is Choose Wool Week, so we thought we’d get involved by doing a series of little interviews featuring some of our favourite New Zealanders working with wool. Wool is a renewable and biodegradable fibre source, it’s beautiful, warm, versatile, natural, local and just plain lovely……

Wool Week: Harriet Were

Wool Week: Harriet Were

We love wool, and this week is Choose Wool Week, so we thought we’d get involved by doing a series of little interviews featuring some of our favourite New Zealanders working with wool. Wool is a renewable and biodegradable fibre source, it’s beautiful, warm, versatile, natural, local and just plain lovely……

Wool Week: Marta Buda

Wool Week: Marta Buda

We love wool, and this week is Choose Wool Week, so we thought we’d get involved by doing a series of little interviews featuring some of our favourite New Zealanders working with wool. Wool is a renewable and biodegradable fibre source, it’s beautiful, warm, versatile, natural, local and just plain lovely……

Undone Interiors: Ashleigh Scott Facialist

Undone Interiors: Ashleigh Scott Facialist

I had my best facial experience in years at Ashleigh Scott. She owns a little place hidden away in a corner of City Works Depot. Interior walls with great windows allow natural lights to lit the room, and complement the guest corner where you can enjoy a glass of cucumber…

Vanilla Poached Tamarillos

Vanilla Poached Tamarillos

The sight of tamarillos at our local farmer’s market still reminds me of my dad’s winter dessert specialty – sponge pudding. The dish itself wasn’t anything spectacular, but the combination of the tangy yet sweet fruit, with a moist crusty sponge topping, was always a simple warming treat. While sponge…

Make Your Own: Bathbombs

Make Your Own: Bathbombs

Bathbombs are a great pasttime of mine. As a child, it was an exciting experience all about the fizzies and pretty colours, but as I’ve become older it’s become a vital part of my self-soothe routine for when the world gets too much. Not all of us can afford the…

Natural Beauty: Camomile Tea

Natural Beauty: Camomile Tea

As part of an ongoing series in collaboration with Glasshouse Salon, we’re bringing you simple beauty recipes you can make at home with everyday natural ingredients. It’s the perfect way to make sure you know exactly what you’re putting onto your skin, and avoid unnecessary chemicals. Camomile tea. Delicious to…

Undone Zodiac: Gemini

Undone Zodiac: Gemini

Gemini 21 May – 21 June Gemini is a mutable air sign ruled by Mercury and occupies the Zodiac home of communication. Known as Hermes in Greek mythology and the Roman messenger to the gods, he is often depicted wearing a winged hat and shoes – a nod to the…

Sunday Mix Tape: Songs of Myself

Sunday Mix Tape: Songs of Myself

“Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself. I am large, I contain multitudes.” – Walt Whitman The mind of the twenty-something is in a permanent state of disarray. Where to go. What to do. Who to love. When to stay. When to go. You will go mad…

Stolen Denim Mix Tape

Stolen Denim Mix Tape

Nothing has had the longevity in fashion of denim, so it made sense for Stolen Girlfriend’s Club, when thinking up ways to toast their 10th birthday, to roll out a capsule collection of straight-up slick jeans with their signature cool spin. Denim has been a core component of the SGC…

The Broke Girl’s Guide To Gift-Wrapping

The Broke Girl’s Guide To Gift-Wrapping

For those of us who only have enough money for the gift. You will need: A box to fix the gift in The gift White paper Scissors An old magazine 1. Inner Layer Fit everything neatly into your gift box and wrap it tidily in the white paper. It doesn’t…

Undone Girl: Pia Crawford

Undone Girl: Pia Crawford

Meet our latest Undone Girl Pia and stay tuned for her DIY life tips and clever how-to guides on Undone Journal… I’m pretty awkward and clumsy most of the time. A usual day involves getting up and having some freshly ground coffee, painstakingly choosing an outfit for the day, going…

Undone Beauty: Skin Rituals

Undone Beauty: Skin Rituals

The process of soaking the skin is perhaps the most simple in skincare, yet is honestly more effective than most products. The idea is giving the surface of your skin a drink of water. To soak the skin, simply fill your hand basin with warm water. You can add in…

Undone Book Club #3

Undone Book Club #3

Happy weekend! Here’s our third Undone Book Club book: The Folded Clock, A Diary, by Heidi Julavits. I spend hours each month searching reviews and websites for just the right UBC book (see some others that made the shortlist below) and I’d looked at this title a few times but…

Whare Girls

Whare Girls

Whilst doing a stint at an interiors magazine a while back I came across ‘Whare In The Bush‘, an architectural and building project led by four awesome young women, Elisapeta Heta, Raukura Turei, Rebecca Green and Ruby Watson – to design and build from scratch a delightful, functional cabin in the…

Undone Zodiac: Taurus

Undone Zodiac: Taurus

Taurus 21 April – 21 May Taurus is a fixed, feminine earth sign ruled by Venus – the Roman goddess of love, beauty and pleasure. Very much like the goddess, the typical Taurus possesses a penchant for luxury and, should circumstances allow, revels in delicious excess. With a natural creative…

Undone Girl: Lucy Han

Undone Girl: Lucy Han

Meet our latest Undone Girl Lucy and check in monthly for her incredible artwork and cool horoscopes on Undone Journal… Two years ago I left my 9-5 graphic design gig in pursuit of my first love – drawing. Since then I’ve been fortunate enough to illustrate on projects such as Into the Gloss, The Denizen,…