Lucire
The global fashion magazine September 28, 2022 

Royal New Zealand Ballet débuts 12 works digitally on May 12

May 4, 2022/11.55

Ross Brown  Header image: Noelani Pantastico in Seattle Dance Collective’s Alice (photographed by Bruno Roque). Above: I Deeply Know, filmed in Heather Straka’s Isolation Hotel, with Saul Newport and Caulum Gray in the top photo, and Saul Newport in the second.   With COVID-19 still very much with us, the Royal New Zealand Ballet débuts […]

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Rianne van Rompaey, Blesnya Minher, Pan Haowen front Chanel spring ’22 eyewear campaign

April 20, 2022/11.07

  Chanel’s spring–summer 2022 eyewear campaign, fronted by Rianne van Rompaey, Blesnya Minher, and Pan Haowen, has been shot by Karim Sadli in black and white. The campaign comprises six images, showing the principal categories of the designs: classic, retro, square, rectangular, and aviator. Customers can choose between sunglass and optical. The double-C motif is […]

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Margot Robbie on books, as part of Chanel’s Les Rendez-vous littéraires rue Cambon

April 12, 2022/9.32

The series Les Rendez-vous littéraires rue Cambon was previewed in 2020 when Charlotte Casiraghi was made a Chanel ambassador. The project brings together female writers and actresses to share their perspectives on literature, and the latest instalment features Margot Robbie. ‘I was a voracious reader when I was little,’ recounts Robbie, ‘and I think I […]

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Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo promotes the Bellabeat Ivy tracker

April 7, 2022/11.04

  The Bellabeat Ivy tracker, which can monitor a woman’s body reactions and daily habits, including her cycle, heart rate, fertility, respiratory rate, stress levels, hydration, and even her mindfulness, is a favourite of former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo. An additional bonus is that it looks like an elegant bracelet, available in four colours. ‘I’m […]

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New Puma × Liberty collection celebrates female empowerment, with authentic voices

March 15, 2022/13.19

  Earlier this year, we brought you news of Liberty’s collaboration with Specsavers; now the famed design house and department store has teamed up with Puma for a second capsule collection. The campaign uses real, strong, empowered women: Deba, a model and activist of Kurdish heritage; Ami Evelyn Hughes, founder of cult art magazine Gut; […]

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Paris Hilton collaborates with Quay on eyewear collection

March 9, 2022/21.54

  Eyewear brand Quay has announced a collaboration with Paris Hilton, resulting in a 12-piece collection available from March 9 at Quay stores and at quay.com, with prices beginning at US$55. A 60 s spot sees Hilton wearing Quays doing etiquette lessons, and breaking all the rules. Quay’s message is one of female empowerment. Both […]

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Romeo Beckham and Mia Regan front Puma–AMI capsule collection campaign

March 8, 2022/9.45

Eddie Wrey   Alexandre Mattiussi’s AMI label and Puma have collaborated on a sportswear collection with premium materials. With simple, bold colours and subtle branding, the unisex collection is said to celebrate family and friends. Red, green, blue, black, and white form the foundational colours for the collection comprising caps, hats, shoes, T-shirts, hoodies, pants, […]

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NGV hosts The Picasso Century, with over 170 works by Picasso and contemporaries

March 5, 2022/10.19

Header image: Tim Carrafa; above image: Getty Picasso artworks appearing in The Picasso Century. Above: Portrait de femme, 1938 (Centre Pompidou, Paris, Musée national d’art moderne–Centre de création industrielle; gift of the artist, copyright ©1947 Succession Picasso/Copyright Agency; photo © 2022 Centre Pompidou, MNAMCCI/Georges Meguerditchian/Dist. RMN-GP). Mère et enfant, 1907 (Musée national Picasso–Paris; donated in […]

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Rolls-Royce introduces Black Badge Ghost to New Zealand

March 4, 2022/20.00

Natalie Chan   Lucire was among the first New Zealand media to be shown the Rolls-Royce Black Badge Ghost, the storied car maker’s most dynamic model, created for those who prefer to drive their luxury saloons themselves. Black has become one of the sought-after shades for cars when owners want to signal that they’re driving […]

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