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Halo effect

Jack Yan has an enjoyable Auckland experience as he hops behind the wheel of a white Volvo S60 T6 AWD R Design Polestar, a sports saloon that he doesn’t want to give back
photographed by the author

 

 


One for the money

Laden with extras, the BMW 116i Innovation Edition presents a particularly good deal at the German range’s entry level, writes Jack Yan
photographed by the author

 

 


BMW 435i: look at me

Jack Yan is surprised at the amount of people who use the BMW 435i M Sport as a conversation-starter
photographed by the author

 

Lucire 2014 | The global fashion magazineWatch Miss Universe New Zealand 2014, live
On Thursday, you can watch to whom Holly Michelle Cassidy will hand over her crown, as Miss Universe New Zealand 2014 takes place live from Sky City Theatre, Auckland

 

 

Lucire 2014 | The global fashion magazineHands across the ocean
Some celebrity philanthropists go public to clear the air on their causes. Actress Tanna Frederick, meanwhile, wants to clear the water, writes Elyse Glickman
photographed by Philip Alderton and Odessy Barbu

 

 

Lucire 2014 | The global fashion magazinePhil Stern: from shadows to enlightenment
The renowned photographer celebrates his 95th birthday and career with the opening of a permanent exhibition at the Veterans’ Home of California. Elyse Glickman reports
photographed by the author

 


Kiwi voices in California: behind the scenes

In Lucire issue 33, about to be released, former Miss Universe New Zealand titleholders Laural Barrett and Samantha Lochhead pose for Jon Moe. During the shoot, Laural—an accomplished musician—took a break on the piano at Riviera 31 at the Sofitel Los Angeles
photographed by the author

 

 

Lucire: LivingThe Crimson Garter
Lucire has frequently covered ballet and travel, and we’ve reviewed hundreds of books. As a treat to readers, we present our full serialization of The Crimson Garter, book one of the Captain Blackpool trilogy, by travel editor Stanley Moss, writing pseudonymously as Lovejoy
Chapters 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18

 


Shanghai knights

Jack Yan has some concerns with the MG 6, the first Chinese-made car tested by this magazine, but has high praise for the follow-up, the small MG 3—which shows just how rapidly China is becoming a car-making force
photographed by the author

 


The revolution has arrived

Peter Jobes tests the BMW i3, unlocking its 170 hp electric motor, and finds it a pleasure to drive. The future is here
additional material by Jack Yan

 

 

Lucire 2014 | The global fashion magazineStar-struck at Sundance
Lola Saab looks back at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, from the premières to the celebrity lounges and parties

 

 

Lucire 2014 | The global fashion magazineOlga Lomaka: Parasites of Consciousness
London-based artist Olga Lomaka brings femininity and sexuality into her work, bringing dreams and fantasies into reality. Elina Lukas speaks to her on the eve of her new exhibition

 

 

Lucire 2014 | The global fashion magazineThe gentle touch
Jack Yan lives with the BMW 320d Xdrive Touring Sport Line for an extended road test, and discovers that it keeps the Bavarians at the top of the class with an all-round, enjoyable package
photographed by the author on a Voigtländer Bessamatic Deluxe

 


Time to lie: Airweave makes your bed better

Elyse Glickman checks out the Airweave bedding topper, designed—and even proven—to give a better night’s sleep

 


All senses engaged

Jack Yan tests the Volvo V40 T5 R Design, the Chinese-owned Swedish car maker’s latest effort, and finds it ably fulfils its sporting and design briefs
photographed by Matthew Beveridge
from issue 31 of Lucire

 

 

Lucire: LivingHappy trails
Publisher Jack Yan looks back at his year at Lucire, including six months on the campaign trail running for mayor

 

 

Lucire: LivingLucire’s news-makers of 2013
Who were the significant people of the year? Jack Yan looks at Lucire’s top six, mercifully free of Miley Cyrus and twerking

 

 

Lucire 2013 | The global fashion magazineWhat’s in Lucire issue 31?
From Daisy Fuentes to Stephen Jones, Lucire takes you around the world in fashion, beauty, travel and lifestyle, in print, or for Ipad, Android or as a PDF—order right here

 

 

Lucire: LivingBy invitation only
Anna Deans checks out October’s highest-profile parties in London and Paris for Rimmel and Ralph Lauren
photographed by David M. Benett and Julien Hekimian

 

 

Lucire 2013 | The global fashion magazine Product envy
Paris editor Lola Saab flies to New York and attends a lavish GBK and Sparkling Hill Luxury Style Lounge
celebrity photographs by Ana Martins PR and GBK

 

 

Lucire 2013 | The global fashion magazineReady for prime-time
US West Coast Editor Elyse Glickman checks out the trends and lifestyle items taking the red carpet prior to the big day at the Emmys

 

 

Lucire 2013 | The global fashion magazineA cut above the rest
BMW’s 320i Edition 30 is one of three models commemorating the 30th anniversary of BMW New Zealand. Jack Yan drives the kitted-out Dreier
photographed by the author

 

 

Lucire 2013 | The global fashion magazine Making life easy
The Renault Koleos is well thought out and designed to be easy to drive. Jack Yan says it hits its targets for those looking for a mid-sized SUV
photographed by Douglas Rimington/www.detunephotography.com

 

 

Lucire 2013 | The global fashion magazineGiving back kindly for the MTV Movie Awards
Los Angeles correspondent Elva Zevallos reports GBK hits the right notes with its 2013 MTV Movie Awards Suite

 

 

Lucire 2013 | The global fashion magazineHitting the high notes
Jack Yan interviews Sophie Morris, the unstoppable Otago soprano who is gaining credits rapidly as her career begins
photographed by Nikita Brown/Nikita Brown Photography

 


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