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Idealog—in the ideas business

Design life… with Nat Cheshire

Cheshire Architects co-owner Nat Cheshire will be at Designex in Christchurch next week as keynote speaker. We spoke with him ahead of the exbition. More …



Pledging to make Christchurch a brave new city

Christchurch social entrepreneur Michael Reynolds was living in the CBD at the time of the Christchurch earthquakes in 2010 and lost his job in the aftermath. Now he's taking to crowdfunding site PledgeMe in a bid to revitalise Christchurch ... More …





Farewell Rob Coats

We pay tribute to the New Zealand designer and founder of Coats Design (and creator of Rodd & Gunn's famous retriever dog). More …




The Wrap: 23 July

This week in the Wrap there's a button to bail out of dire situations, an app that makes your pet sit up and take notice, the science behind the scenic route and all that's bad about Facebook addiction. More …






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Mentors

Mentor magic: How Kathryn Wilson built success from her heroes

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Mentors have been a critical part of internationally-acclaimed Kiwi shoe designer Kathryn Wilson’s success. From launching her first shoes aged 23 in 2003, to early overseas sales, to developing an e-commerce strategy to cope with burgeoning online business, Wilson ... More …