Fashion

Fashfest's organic flair

MEGAN DOHERTY Creating a sustainable and ethical fashion label has been a rough ride, writes Megan Doherty.

Fashfest model is a formula with ambitious flair

EMMA MACDONALD Canberra will be in the fashion spotlight with a bigger event for 2014, writes Emma Macdonald.

Fashfest model Liam Hall in the spotlight

MEGAN DOHERTY Canberra model and budding actor talks to Megan Doherty about fashion and his career path.

Beauty

Have we reached 'peak beard'? Good, because I'm not trying to be trendy

Christopher Howse As a lifelong beardie, I am longing for these furry newcomers to shave

Unretouched images of Lady Gaga's Versace campaign leaked online

Olivia Bergin Donatella Versace doppelganger Lady Gaga is laid bare in new images that reveal what her campaign looked like before retouchers got their hands on it

The 'perfect body' looks different for men and women

Women and men have different views about what the perfect body looks like.

Wellbeing

Why is childbirth still such a pain?

Paula Goodyer 8:15am In an age of medical miracles how come childbirth can still hurt like hell?

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Researchers use sound waves to treat shin splints

LARISSA NICHOLSON It is a painful condition which plagues runners, but an effective treatment could be within reach.

Healthy Easter treats

Whether you are a raw foodist, part of the popular Paleo brigade or on a sugar-free crusade, you don't have to miss out on the foodie festivities over Easter.

Home & Style

Zen and now

Megan Backhouse An acclaimed design firm takes an abstract approach to landscape architecture.

Endless possibilities unfold

Ray Edgar Christchurch's replacement cathedral has boosted a fledgling furniture sector.

Evolution a solution

Megan Backhouse Over 44 years, this garden has morphed into a productive, native oasis.

Life

Why some men see sex workers

MATTY SILVER Why do so many men visit sex workers? You only have to look at the ads in your local paper to realise there seems to be a great demand.

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This is the last blog I intend to ever write, unmarried

Katherine Feeney Amidst all the joy of getting married, there will be hurt, writes Katherine Feeney.

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Rise and shine: why getting up at 5am will make you happy

Sandy Smith If an early start has you rolling back under the duvet, forget about sleep deprivation and get out of bed - morning people are happier and more successful than night owls.

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