We continue our serialization of travel editor Stanley Moss’s novel Hack Is Back, his sequel to The Hacker. Chapters 4–7 are at lucire.com/2020/1010ll0.shtml and chapters 8–11 at lucire.com/2020/1016ll0.shtml

Versace Dylan Turquoise for her launching October 25; Hailey Bieber, Bella Hadid front campaign dlvr.it/RkBNWB

Beauty round-up: Living Nature’s new releases, Lancôme grows its own roses dlvr.it/Rk62m7

Gastro Garage: passing the torched—Adam Manacker and Stewart Levine rev up their one-of-a-kind ‘dinner and a show’ concept for diners looking to get out and explore something new after a subdued summer, reports Elyse Glickman lucire.com/2020/1017vo0.shtml

Happy birthday to us! Twenty-three years ago, we went live at midnight NZDT.

A model life: Tiana Pongs knows the world inside out, from her 15-plus years in the industry as a sought-after, full-time professional. The model and actress tells us about her new book, Keep Smiling: a Career Guide for Models lucire.com/2020/1008ll0.shtml

Campari aligns itself with cutting-edge creators in latest digital campaign dlvr.it/RjKvNd

Prompting a rethink: many companies expected the 2020s to be a new decade of rethought and reshaped products, from the grille of the new Hyundai SUV to how you store your tea lucire.com/2020/1007ll0.shtml

We serialize Stanley Moss’s Hack Is Back, picking up immediately after the conclusion of The Hacker, about a young technology company located in Gurgaon. Chapters 1 to 3 are online today:


Realizing your dreams: how does a successful London-based architect change career and become a shoe designer? Jack Yan talks to Jori Papa, whose unique designs have been winning acclaim internationally lucire.com/2020/1003fe0.shtml

Makers’ Mrkt—a celebration of the personal: Makers’ Mrkt is the antidote to mass production, with its personally curated selection of artisan-made items. Lucire speaks to its founder Kelly Thompson lucire.com/2020/0923ll0.shtml

Chanel retrospective opens at Paris’s Palais Galliera: Vanessa Paradis, Marion Cotillard, Angèle attend dlvr.it/RhpMY0

Colourful and inclusive: clothes should empower and bring a smile to your face, and Adedoyin Okuleye’s Afrispec designs do just that. Bhavana Bhim speaks with the Nigerian-born, New Zealand-based designer lucire.com/2020/0922fe0.shtml

Bollinger releases No Time to Die limited-edition gift box, featuring James Bond and DB5 dlvr.it/Rhj9D0

Song Weiling launches new Emporio Armani Meccanico skeleton watch collection on Tmall dlvr.it/Rhfj23

Travelling back in time—the South Island to ourselves: COVID-19 has made driving through New Zealand pleasurable and easy, as Kip Brook embarks on a tour toward the Otago region lucire.com/2020/0921vo0.shtml

Arborea, Stanley Moss’s new novel written during the pandemic in Italy, out now dlvr.it/RhbSxH

H&M Studio channels the 1970s, with Irina Shayk, Jameela Jamil, Sasha Lane, Indya Moore dlvr.it/RhbSsg

A winning obsession: New York Cassie Carey is winning acclaim from her peers. She tells Lucire about her experience creating her successful entry at the North American Hairstyling Awards lucire.com/2020/0917be0.shtml

Innovative biodegradable shoes win James Dyson Award’s New Zealand competition dlvr.it/RhPhrY

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