THREE WINTER SHOE TRENDS TO TRY | NORTHLANDS
From utility boots to chunky loafers, Cait, our resident Fashion Guru walks you through the must-try shoe trends this winter.
BULLET TRAIN | MOVIE REVEW | NORTHLANDS
In Bullet Train, Brad Pitt stars as Ladybug, an unlucky assassin determined to do his job peacefully after one too many gigs gone off the rails.
WHERE THE CRAWDADS SING | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Where the Crawdad's Sing is this year's most anticipated film. Based on the best-selling novel, the marsh of North Carolina sets the backdrop of this coming-of-age murder mystery film.
TOP 5 TIPS FOR PLASTIC FREE JULY | NORTHLANDS
Plastic Free July. Check out our tips and info on how you can reduce your plastic consumption.
MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Minions: The Rise of Gru has now entered the Minions multiverse. A movie not just for kids, but for adults alike.
BUILD A CAPSULE WARDROBE FOR WINTER | NORTHLANDS
Let Kendra help you put together your best winter wardrobe yet!
ELVIS | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
In this epic biopic, watch as Elvis skyrockets to fame while he maintains a complex relationship with his manager, Colonel Tom Parker, played by Tom Hanks.
JURASSIC: WORLD DOMINION | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
The epic conclusion of the Jurassic era. In a world where Dinosaurs live among the human race comes Jurassic World Dominion.
THE HOUSE IN THE CERULEAN SEA | NORTHLANDS
Chelsea, from Alphabet Book Club deep dives into one of her fave books - 'The House in the Cerulean Sea'
RAINBOW REPRESENTATION IN CHILDREN’S LITERATURE | NORTHLANDS
Chelsea, from Alphabet Book Club, walks us through why it's important to have Rainbow representation in Children's literature, as well as some of their favourite books!
SKINCARE FOR THE COOLER MONTHS | NORTHLANDS
As the season changes and we head into the cooler months, it's time to level up your skincare game. Check out Jess' top tips to keep your skin glowing throughout!
DOWNTON ABBEY: A NEW ERA | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
The Crawley family goes on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the dowager countess's newly inherited villa.
THREE WINTER TRENDS EVERYONE CAN TRY | NORTHLANDS
Stylist Caitlin Taylor has three hot trends to warm you up this winter.
FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE SECRETS OF DUMBLEDORE | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore delves deeper than before into the wizarding world. Read our review of the latest instalment.
FIND YOUR FRUIT & VEGE PERSONALITY | NORTHLANDS
Each of our fruit and vege characters are special in their own way and altogether, we think they make a great bunch! Keep reading to find out more about them and decide who you are most like.
APPLE IPHONE VS SAMSUNG GALAXY | NORTHLANDS
It is the eternal question that I’m asked so often – should I buy the newest Samsung Galaxy or is the latest iPhone a better choice?
AUTUMN WARDROBE STAPLES | NORTHLANDS
Autumn is right around the corner, and if you're anything like me, you're ready, wallet in hand, about to dive into shopping for the new season. Autumn is a true mix of seasons here in New Zealand.
THE BATMAN | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
The Batman is back! – A new take on a character everyone knows and loves. Read our review on the newest Batman flick, starring Robert Pattinson.
CYRANO | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
If you are interested in watching a musical romantic drama set in 17th century Paris, this is the movie for you.
DATE NIGHT AT HOME | NORTHLANDS
Whether you're coupled up, single, or simply wanting to spend it with people you love - here are Jess' top three tips on how to create the perfect date night at home!
GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR SUMMER DRESSES | NORTHLANDS
Dresses really can be a super-versatile piece in your wardrobe, don’t be scared to play around with dressing them up and down over summer!
FESTIVE DECOR | NORTHLANDS
Our budget-friendly and time-sensitive guide to transforming your home into a Christmas wonderland!
GIFTS FOR EVERYONE | NORTHLANDS
Christmas is just around the corner but gift giving shouldn’t be a stressful experience so here is the ultimate lifestyle gift guide, lovingly curated by Jess Molina.
KIDS IN COLOUR | NORTHLANDS
Get the scoop on the new season riot of colour hitting the stores for the kids this Spring!
SPRING SKIN CARE | NORTHLANDS
After long months of rainfall and freezing temperatures, a new season has finally arrived, and it's time for a spring clean - that includes your skincare regime!
RESPECT | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
If you're a fellow queen Aretha Franklin fan like myself, this is a must see. RESPECT comes with happiness, sadness, anger, angels and demons and an insight into a great part of history.
THE SUICIDE SQUAD | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
OPINION: If you want a no holds barred, fun, action filled movie that pulls all the punches (and knives, and guns and interdimensional viruses) then Suicide Squad will not disappoint.
SPACE JAM | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Space Jam, A New Legacy brings back the classic with this generation’s GOAT athlete
3 WINTER COAT TRENDS TO TRY | NORTHLANDS
There are many options for keeping warm and fashionable this winter, now the only question to ask yourself is which look are you going to try first?
IN THE HEIGHTS | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
If you like musicals, dancing influences such as rap and salsa, with a bit of cultural and good old fashioned tight-knit community spirit, then 'In The Heights' will be right up your alley
SPIRIT UNTAMED | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Spirit Untamed is the must see horsey movie for all wannabe cowgirls and cowboys alike.
THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021) is the survival thriller we have been waiting for. With depth, suspense and dark humour, this movie will will you on the edge of your seat!
MORTAL KOMBAT | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Mortal Kombat (2021) has blown us out of the water with a movie that has paid homage to the Mortal Kombat universe.
TOM & JERRY, THE MOVIE | REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
The legendary cat & mouse rivalry reemerges...on the big screen
DOES THE 'PERFECT' PAIR OF DENIM SHORTS EXIST? | NORTHLANDS
Ahhh the hunt for the perfect denim short. Check out Chasing Cait's tips to find that elusive pair!
YOUR COMMUNITY GROUP AT NORTHLANDS
Bring your community group to Northlands to perform or show off the great things you do!
ESCAPE WITHIN A GREAT BOOK | NORTHLANDS
Joan from Whitcoull's "Joan's Picks" fills us in on some of the wonderful books out there now, ready to get fully immersed in!
BACK TO SCHOOL | NORTHLANDS
All too soon (or not soon enough?!) the kids will be heading back to school and we have all the coolest supplies to set them up for a great year!
THE DRY | MOVIE | NORTHLANDS
You can’t find the truth, until you know the lies. See THE DRY starring Eric Bana in cinemas from January 1!
FREAKY, THE SUPERNATURAL SLASHER COMEDY | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
The old body switcheroo... this time between a serial killer and a high school girl!
THREE SPECIAL OCCASION TRENDS FOR ANY SHAPE OR SIZE | NORTHLANDS
A rundown from stylist, Chasing Cait, on some of her top trends for what to wear to your end of year events.
BEAUTIFUL BATHROOMS | NORTHLANDS
There’s no need to view your bathroom as solely a utility room – rather, embrace the fact there is plenty of scope for elevating your bathroom beyond functional wet room status!
PUMP UP THE VOLUME ON YOUR STYLE THIS SPRING | NORTHLANDS
Go big for spring! Pump up your style with some volume. Cait has tips from top to toe so you can experiment with your style a bit more, yet not feel lost in the bulk.
YOUR PERFECT JEANS | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
The days of squeezing into uncomfortable jeans are over! Chasing Cait has options for all shapes & tips for choosing a style that suits YOU!
BOOK A KIWISTYLE SESSION | NORTHLANDS
Take the guesswork out of wondering if something looks good on you and instead fall in love with what you have chosen.
SCHOOL HOLIDAYS INSIDE & OUTSIDE | NORTHLANDS
The bell has rung, and the starter gates are open! Here's some great indoor and outdoor ways to entertain over the school holidays!
SCHOOL HOLIDAY GROOVE | NORTHLANDS
For those staying local, there's a bunch of things to get into at Northlands that can get you into the school holiday groove.
FRESHEN UP YOUR LOOK (AND YOUR CLOSET) THIS SPRING | NORTHLANDS
Time to lighten your load and embrace the brighter days of spring. Cait shows us three ways to clean out the old and look for a few fresh pieces...so you are ready for whatever spring brings!
KEEPING YOU SAFE | NORTHLANDS
Here you’ll find some of the things we’re doing to ensure the continued health and wellbeing of all those who shop, work and play at Northlands.
ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING AT NORTHLANDS
Find out where you can park and recharge while you are shopping at Northlands!
CLEAN UP AT NORTHLANDS THIS SPRING!
Out with the old and in the new...trends for spring! Monique gives us the scoop on what this season looks (and feels) like. Time to warm up your indoors to match the outdoors!
KICK UP YOUR HEELS WITH THE PERFECT ANKLE BOOTS | GET THE LOOK AT NORTHLANDS
These ankle boots are made for walking...and shopping, dancing & all the fun things you are ready to do this spring! Cait shares her top tips how to pick the perfect style for you. Kick up some fun!
TOP GIFTS FOR THE TOP DAD | FATHER'S DAY AT NORTHLANDS
Take the worry out of buying for your favourite bloke this Father's Day. Monique shares her top pics...the good news is that there's so many ways to make his day special.
SPRING STARTS WITH A SNAP | NORTHLANDS
It may be Spring, yet the cold snap seems to be lingering. How can you swish up your space AND stay warm while waiting for the warmer days? Monique shares her top tips here.
ALERT LEVEL 2 | NORTHLANDS
Find out some of the changes we've implemented to keep you safe whilst at Northlands.
NORTHLANDS IS OPEN. IT'S GREAT TO SEE YOU AGAIN.
From your favourite barista, your trusted fashion advisor and the server who remembers your name...it’s great to see you again at Northlands.
FIND YOUR WAY TO KING OF STATEN ISLAND | MOVIE REVIEW | NORTHLANDS
Time for an escape to another world...or at least New York...for King of Staten Island!
COLOUR IN YOUR WORLD | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Chasing Cait, our resident fashion expert, shares her tips for popping more colour into your wardrobe this winter. From bold jewel tones to dusty pinks, now's the time to find your perfect shade.
WINTER BRIGHT DELIGHTS | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Brighten up your wardrobe this winter. From beanies to boots, there's something for everyone to lighten even the chilliest of days.
THE WINTER JACKETS WE LOVE | JOHNNY BIGG | NORTHLANDS
Choosing a new Winter coat should be an easy task, right? Let us break it down for you and list our favourite Johnny Bigg coats for this season.
TROLLS WORLD TOUR ROCKS INTO NORTHLANDS
What happens when Poppy & her crew tries to take on the Queen of Rock troll and save the music? Read our review and then jam over to the cinema for some star studded fun!
NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK | EPIPHANY DONUTS | NORTHLANDS
Puffy, pillowy goodness. New to Northlands, at Langdons Quarter, Epiphany Donuts are pretty jolly good at, well, making donuts!
WHEN THE WEATHER'S AVERAGE | SCHOOL HOLIDAYS | NORTHLANDS
Here’s a couple of ideas for these school holidays (when the weather is likely to be a bit average) to refresh you on all the fun things you can do indoors… and at Northlands!
AT LONG LAST, THE PERFECT CARDIGAN FOUR WAYS | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
We've come a long way these last few months, so celebrate by snuggling into a long cardigan. The latest trends are stylish, colourful and flattering. Live long and prosper in your cardigan. Your way.
GIVE A REBEL YELL FOR LEATHER | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Our resident fashion blogger, Chasing Cait, schools us in ways we can rock a leather jacket 5 different ways. From work to play (and shopping of course), how can you make a statement AND stay warm?!
SNUGGLE UP TO WHAT'S HOT IN HOMEWARES | NORTHLANDS
Time to snuggle up to the winter trends in homewares. Freshen up and warm up your home with Monique's top tips here. And now that Northlands is open, you can shop in real life. Yay!
AN (ALMOST) WINTER WONDERLAND OF ESSENTIALS | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Just because the temperatures are dropping, doesn't mean your fashion sense needs to take a dip. It's time to think ahead to when we are safely back outside and ensure you are stepping out in style!
CELEBRATE THOSE WHO MUM | MOTHER'S DAY 2020 | NORTHLANDS
It's Mother's Day and we are celebrating all Mums - from Mums who are active to ones who relish a little lounging...from ones who crave some bling toones who are ready for pampering...this is for you!
APART YET TOGETHER ON ANZAC DAY | THE GOOD STUFF | NORTHLANDS
We may be apart right now, yet we can still come together as a community to show gratitude to those who have served our country this ANZAC weekend. Here are some ideas including downloadable crafts!
FOOD OUTLETS OPEN AT NORTHLANDS
These are the food outlets open at Northlands as of 28 April during Alert Level 3.
PODCASTS FOR LIFE | THE GOOD STUFF | NORTHLANDS
Ahh the podcast. The perfect little aural stimulation to get inspired, grow personally and professionally, be entertained and escape to other worlds. Here’s a compilation of some of our faves.
TAKE IT OUTSIDE | THE GOOD STUFF | NORTHLANDS
Have you grabbed your dose of Vitamin D today? Here are creative ways to get some fresh air and keep the family entertained. Plus you can support your neighbours while in your bubble. Win win WIN!
BE A CULTURE VULTURE | THE GOOD STUFF | NORTHLANDS
Need some fresh ideas how to infuse a bit of culture into your life while you are at home? There's no need to give up the finer things in life. Find them online!
ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES OPEN AT NORTHLANDS
These are the essential businesses open at Northlands as of 25 Mar 2020.
AN ELEGANT AFFAIR | WEDDING STYLE | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Get ready for an luxurious affair! You'll feel like you've stepped back in time. So you don't feel outdated, Cait's fresh look will have you stepping on the dance floor feeling stylish & elegant!
INTRODUCING CLICK AND COLLECT CAR PARKS | NORTHLANDS
The word is out. Click and collect designated parking spaces have motored into Northlands. Need a quick in and out? We've got you covered!
GO FOR THE BOLD | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Want to make a winning fashion statement and feel like a VIP at every event? Go bold! Don't hide your light. Embrace what's bright this season with Cait's first place picks from Northlands.
IT'S A BEAUTIFUL DAY TO SEE THIS MOVIE | MOVIE REVIEW
Change your cardigan, put on your comfortable shoes, and step into the land of make believe with Mr. Rogers. It's a Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood, and a perfect one to see this charming flick.
GO NUTS WITH NEUTRALS | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Go nuts with neutrals! Don't hide behind the bland...embrace the array of colours, textures & layers. Cait breaks it down so you can kick it up a notch this summer.
TOUCHING GIFTS FOR VALENTINE'S DAY | NORTHLANDS
Reach out and touch someone for Valentines Day. These gifts are made for people whose love language is touch. Plus they are extra indulgent - perfect for showing someone (or yourself) some LOVE!
DOOLITTLE - THE PERFECT PRESCRIPTION FOR FUN! | MOVIE REVIEW
If you always wanted to talk to animals, go see how Doolittle does it. Your cat will thank you, and you'll enjoy Robert Downey Jr. (how can you not?) in this zoo of a movie.
BEAT THE HEAT | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Want to look cool and feel fresh even when the sun is blazing? Chasing Cait shares how she beats the heat in her latest post. Whether you're poolside or seaside, you can look and feel your best!
WHAT YOU'RE GONNA DO IS SEE BAD BOYS FOR LIFE | MOVIE REVIEW
One more for the road...join Will & Martin for Bad Boys for Life. What else are you gonna do?
LOVE YOUR LINEN | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Breeze into summer with the crisp look of linen. Curious how to care for it so you love every piece? Chasing Cait shares her secrets so you'll look and feel fresh and fabulous every time!
BOOKS YOUR KIDS CAN DIG INTO FOR SUMMER | NORTHLANDS
Inspire your kids to escape into a new book or 2 for the summer holidays. They don't have to leave the yard to travel to another world!
FOCUS YOUR EYES ON SPIES IN DISGUISE | MOVIE REVIEW
Keep your eyes on the prize that is Spies in Disguise. Will Smith as a bird? He still delivers a stellar performance that will make you FLY into the theatre and enjoy!
LEAP INTO THE THEATRES FOR CATS | MOVIE REVIEW
In the words of Rum Tum Tigger, "spotlight, and a drumroll please"...it's time to paws your life and leap into theatres to see CATS!
A TROPICAL AFFAIR | WEDDING STYLE | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Cowabunga! If you are off to a beach wedding, you don't need to pack much. Less is more. And Cait gives some easy tips to ensure you pack light, yet look super stylish every day you are in paradise.
LITTLE WOMEN...SUCH DEVOTED SISTERS | MOVIE REVIEW
Hey Soul Sisters...Little Women is back! Grab your sisters this holiday, and enjoy this timeless classic together!
PUBLIC HOLIDAY HOURS 2019 | NORTHLANDS
There's plenty of time to shop over the holidays. Check out our Public Holiday hours so you really can shop 'til you drop!
ADDAMS FAMILY - STILL SPOOKY & KOOKY | MOVIE REVIEW
Creep into your local cinema for some spooky, kooky and a bit of ooky fun with the Addams Family!
FIVE FABULOUS FROCKS FOR CHRISTMAS | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Ready to kick up your heels and dance the night away? Or maybe you like to relax by candlelight with a glass of your favourite bubbles...however you celebrate, Cait has some fabulous frocks for you!
SINGING THE PRAISE FOR CHARLIE'S ANGELS | MOVIE REVIEW
The Angels are back...brighter and badder than ever! Join these secret weapons on their latest adventure. KAPOW!
IN BETWEEN SEASON SHOES | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
It's warming up and the holidays are quickly approaching. Ensure your in between season footwear is fabulous AND functional. The party awaits!
DON'T HIDE FROM READY OR NOT | MOVIE REVIEW
You can't hide from Ready or Not - a thrilling life or death hunt that is not child's play. Seek out this dark comedy if you dare.
FAST TIMES IN FORD VS. FERRARI | MOVIE REVIEW
Zoom into the theatre for Ford vs. Ferrari! Christian Bale and Matt Damon speed up the fun in this fast flick. A must see!
ALL WHITE: GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Don't fight the white! It's time to embrace all that's light and bright in your wardrobe. Cait throws down her savvy sense so you can step out in style.
IT'S BACK...TERMINATOR: DARK FATE | MOVIE REVIEW
He's back...and so is Sarah (yeah!) in Terminator: Dark Fate. Hold on for a wild ride!
THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE THE MOVIES FOR JUDY | MOVIE REVIEW
Sing Hallelujah, there's no place like the movies when Judy is playing. Follow the yellow brick road to your local for this epic look at one of Hollywood's shining stars.
ZOMBIELAND 2: DOUBLE TAP - A GREAT ESCAPE | MOVIE REVIEW
Escapte to the theatres for Zombieland 2: Double Tap. It's zippy, kitschy and does NOT drag like a zombie.
URBAN SAFARI | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Take a walk on the wild side and dig into the Urban Safari look. Cait shares 3 easy ways to explore how you can capture the look without killing your personal and authentic style.
PRINT CLASHING | GET THE LOOK | NORTHLANDS
Print clashing? Don't turn your head at the chance to mix all your faves. Sometimes, more is merrier, and Cait has the scoop how you can wear it your way...every way!
A GOOD TIME AT "GOOD BOYS" | MOVIE REVIEW
Hang on for a wild ride in "Good Boys." What would YOU do to get invited to a party? What would you do for a friend? This mad cap movie answers these question...and more!
SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK | MOVIE REVIEW
Hang on to your blankets and friends...Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is not one to watch alone... #TRUESTORY
THREE WAYS TO ELEVATE YOUR EVERYDAY STYLE | NORTHLANDS
You don't need to clean out your WHOLE wardrobe this spring. Cait shares three SIMPLE ways to catapult your style in the new season. YAY!
AN "ABOMINABLE" FUN TIME | MOVIE REVIEW
ABOMINABLE is a BIG adventure for everyone - get ready for a COOL time!
THREE SPRING TRENDS TO WEAR NOW | NORTHLANDS
Ready to burst into spring, and want to know what's HOT even if the weather is still a bit cold? Cait is here to give you the scoop!
3...2...1...ACTION! THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE 2 REVIEW
The flightless angry birds and the scheming green piggies take their beef to the next level in The Angry Birds Movie 2 - This blast of a movie opens Thursday 12 September. Read more!
CREATE YOUR OWN OUTDOOR THEATRE
Cozy up in your own backyard cinema...here's how to create your own!
Spring Trends 2019 | Northlands Fashion
Yay for spring fashion! Blues and coral, florals and paisley, along with a touch of boho are just some of the trends we're loving this spring at Northlands.
GETTING SERIOUS ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY AT NORTHLANDS
At Northlands, sustainability is about way more than reducing plastic bag usage.
THE SHIRT DRESS; TWO WAYS
Ever wondered how to nail the shirt dress? Our stylist, Cait, explains how!
THINGS TO DO THESE WINTER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS
How are you planning on entertaining the kids these holidays?
COME TOGETHER... TO WATCH THIS NEW RELEASE!
You're an aspiring singer and no one remembers The Beatles but you. What would you do?
THE WIDE LEG PANT - STYLED 2 WAYS
Casual situation or dressy occasion? Same pants, different event. See how to rock them!
MEN IN BLACK GOES INTERNATIONAL
Men in Black: International sees the franchise return for an epic globe-trotting adventure!
4 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD SEE X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX
There are more than 4 reasons. But the top 4 you'll find right here.
TREND ALERT: AUTUMN COLOUR PALETTE
See our stylist Cait's best way to bring autumn into your wardrobe.
LOVELY, LOVELY EASTER
Ease into the long weekend with chocolate, hot cross buns & great books. Need we say more?
FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY
Fighting With My Family is a great new movie for you to sink your teeth into!
KICKING IT IN CAMBODIA
Make 2019 your year of adventure! Get started by visiting an amazing travel agent at Northlands.
HIGHLY ANTICIPATED ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL
Alita: Battle Angel - from the filmmakers that brought us Titanic and Avatar - is a must-see.
PSYCHOLOGICAL HORROR TO TAKE OVER CINEMAS
If you're a fan of the Saw franchise, you're going to love this.
WHAT TO WEAR THIS VALENTINE'S DAY
Stumped on how to dress up for the occasion? Treat yourself and see our stylist Cait's top tips!
THANKS TO YOU FOR SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY
Thanks so much for your donations at our gift wrapping booths and helping enrich the lives of fellow Kiwis!
TREND TO TRY: ANIMAL PRINT
Animal print is a trend that'll last through the ages. Here's how to incorporate it into your wardrobe.
VALENTINE'S DAY GIFTS FOR HER
Drop a handy hint to your special someone OR search for the perfect gift for your perfect woman.
MUST-HAVE WARDROBE BASICS TO KICK OFF 2019
It's good to have wardrobe staples - and these items are must-haves to kick off the year.
LAST MINUTE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING
Last minute present shopping - we've all been there. Let us help you make it a whole lot easier.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: GIFTS THAT FIT THE BUDGET
Christmas shopping starting to burn a hole in your pocket?
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR HIM
"You're good at choosing presents, surprise me". Sound familiar? Don't worry - we've got you covered.
SPORTSWEAR ITEMS YOU NEED IN YOUR LIFE
We're a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
ACCESSORIES FOR THE RED CARPET
See our favourite red carpet accessories, as seen on TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
HOW TO OWN SUNDAY BRUNCH AT HOME
See Stacey Banfield's top homewares to create the best Sunday brunch.
UP YOUR LOOK WITH UNCONVENTIONAL MATERIALS
We're inspiring New Zealand fashion as a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
STREETWEAR ACCESSORIES YOU NEED TO HAVE
We're a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
HOW TO ACCESSORISE FOR YOUR NEXT COCKTAIL PARTY
We're inspiring New Zealand fashion as a proud sponsor of TVNZ 2's Project Runway New Zealand.
IF YOU LOVE COMEDY, YOU GOTTA SEE THIS
Night School is a rip roaring comedy. Here's why you need to see it.
SPRING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS SORTED
Schools out! See the best ways to entertain both the kids and you these school holidays.
THE PREDATOR; A TRIUMPHANT NEW INSTALLMENT
The Predator is an epic action-filled blockbuster - see it in cinemas now.
LANGDONS QUARTER FOODIES ANNOUNCED
Christchurch's freshest new dining district is coming soon. See which foodies will be opening their doors!
TREND TO TRY: SPRING MULES
Shoe wardrobe looking a little sad? Find out why the mule shoe is going to be on-top this spring!
EARTH-LOVING ITEMS YOU NEED RIGHT NOW
Love nature and love the world we live in? Here are some Earth-loving items you need in your life right now.
HOW TO DRESS YOUR BABY BUMP
Having a baby?! Hooray! Here's some of our stylist Cait's top tips for dressing your bump.
FATHER'S DAY GIFT IDEAS
Not all heroes wear capes. Get your Dad something he'll love this Father's Day.
LIFE PHARMACY BEAUTY BRANDS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT
Beauty brands from Life Pharmacy you need to know about + your chance to WIN!
LOADS TO LOVE AT LUSH
Lush is filled with beautiful and amazing items for your bath and body. See our faves here.
THANK YOU FOR THE MUSIC
Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again is a wonderful sequel to the much-loved Mamma Mia, in cinemas now.
ACTION-PACKED ADVENTURE TO WATCH
See the strength of family bonds (and The Rock's forearms) in this epic action-packed blockbuster.
A MOVIE OF MONSTER PROPORTIONS
What happens when you send a 12 and 10 year old to review the latest school holiday movie?
JULY SCHOOL HOLIDAYS; TIME TO PLAY!
It's the winter holidays! See how to make the most of it. School's out!
HOW TO USE YOUR STYLE PERSONALITY
What's your style personality, and how do you use it when shopping? Chasing Cait's Caitlin Taylor has the answer.
LOVING WINTER BEAUTY
Like your wardrobe, coming into a new season means it’s a good chance to go through your beauty bag and rearrange or replace a few of your key essentials. See Stacey Banfield's top beauty tips.
FIVE THINGS TO DO ON A RAINY WEEKEND
Hello winter, hello rain. Here are some activities to entertain!
HOW TO SHOP LIKE A STYLIST
Ever wanted to know how to shop like a professional stylist? See some tips from the best!
FIVE WAYS TO WARM UP FOR WINTER
Winter is coming! Here are our five ways to warm up for the chilly season.
SCHOOL HOLIDAYS SORTED
The April school holidays are coming! Have you sorted out all of your activities yet?
THE 5 AUTUMN TRENDS TO WATCH
Autumn has dropped! See Chasing Cait's top trends to watch this season.
THE DATE NIGHT MOVIE MUST-SEE
Parents can be such.... Blockers! See our review of the new film perfect for parents' date night.
ADJUSTING YOUR BABY TO DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME
If you're a parent struggling with early wake-ups then finding out Daylight Saving is over shortly might bring panic to your house! Here are our sleep consultant Holly's top tips.
GET THE RED CARPET LOOK
Get the trends straight off the red carpet and work them into your everyday style with tips from Chasing Cait - Style Coach.
A TOUCH OF AUTUMN
Autumn is dropping in! See a collection of our favourite in-centre finds for a cozy autumn home.
EASE INTO EASTER
Ease into Easter with ways to unwind, relax, and make the most of an extra-long weekend.
PETER RABBIT: THE SCHOOL HOLIDAY MUST-SEE
This film stars naughty Peter and friends like never before, in an exciting, contemporary adaption of the Peter Rabbit books.
DARK COMEDY 'GAME NIGHT' A WINNER
Do you like a "bloody" good laugh? You've come to the right place.
OUR TOP 5 WINTER GAMES
The Winter Olympics have finished, but the games just keep on coming. Ben Walker rounds up his top five.
TOP SUMMER WORKWEAR PIECES
It's hard to find workwear appropriate for the mugginess of summer - luckily Caitlin Taylor has found some for us!
THIS SUMMER'S QUIRKIEST & MOST LOVABLE FILM
Our favourite films are often those that we can relate to on some level. The ones that make us laugh, cry and reminisce for days to come. This film does just that.
VALENTINE'S DAY GIFTS FOR HIM & HER
What do the lads and ladies reeeally want for Valentine's Day? We asked some experts*.
THE LATEST AND GREATEST IN STATIONERY
Make the unbearable bearable with the latest stationery! Heading back to school or work might not be so bad after all...
REVIEW: DARKEST HOUR
A brilliant film showcasing leadership, strength and courage, reminding us that some things are worth fighting for.
JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE REVIEW
A movie sure to thrill and delight those who take the plunge into the jungle.
HOW TO WRAP GIFTS LIKE A PRO
There’s a subtle art to gift wrapping like a pro and we’ve got it (and puns) under wraps.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE LADIES
Need a helping hand buying a gift for her this Christmas? Take ours.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: PEOPLE WHO ARE HARD TO BUY FOR
Those last minute gifts for those hard-to-buy-for people definitely get chucked in the ‘too hard’ basket during the December rush, but we've got the perfect list.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE KIDS
What presents is Santa being asked for the most this year? Take some tips from here.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE LADS
Gifts for guys might just be the most difficult part of the Christmas gift list! Don't worry - we've got it covered.
SPOIL YOURSELF FOR THE SILLY SEASON
Make sure you make some time to treat yourself for Christmas too!
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: FOR THE FOODIE
Our nearest and dearest food-loving friends are the perfect recipients of a food-inspired gift this Christmas.
CHRISTMAS GIFT LIST: BUDGET GIFTS
This Christmas we're compiling our top budget/Secret Santa gift finds for your convenience.
REVIEW: GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN
A poignant, moving true tale of the background behind the world's favourite bear.
FESTIVE PARTY DRESSES
It's party season! See Caitlin Taylor's fabulous festive frocks for your next event.
REVIEW: PROFESSOR MARSTON & THE WONDER WOMAN
The story beyond the iconic superhero, in a marketplace dominated by men. See our review here.
TREND ALERT: THE COLD SHOULDER
The trend to try for spring 2017 is the cold shoulder! See Chasing Cait's favourites, which you can get your hands on in-centre right now.
WHERE TO START: YOUR CHRISTMAS PREPARATION
Christmas is a stressful time - but we've got your path to an easy, stress-free festive season!
THE NEW PLACE TO GO: UNCLE JO'S
Uncle Jo's is an absolutely must-try! See Heather McMillan's review here.
STEP INTO SPRING WITH THESE SHOE TRENDS
See Caitlin Taylor's hottest shoe finds for spring | summer here.
3 EASY WAYS TO ELEVATE YOUR STYLE
Elevate your style and shine bright like a diamond with these tips from Caitlin Taylor, our style coach.
QUIRKY FINDS TO DOUBLE AS JEWELLERY STORAGE
Like to do things a little differently? Here are some cute and quirky finds to double as jewellery storage.
PLATES YOU HAVE TO TRY FROM LONE STAR
The old faithful Lone Star is a must-eat for warming, winter meals. Here are our 5 fave plates.
THE ONLY 5 MAKEUP BRUSHES YOU'LL EVER NEED
A decent makeup brush is a good investment - here are our tips to make sure you invest in the right ones!
5 REASONS TO WATCH DUNKIRK AT HOYTS CINEMAS
Do you even need a reason to go to the movies? This is our current must-see!
WHICH BOOTS WITH WHICH JEANS? OUR TOP TIPS
Which jeans with which boots? Our stylist has you sorted with this fashion dilemma!
CUSHION COLOUR COMBOS FROM NORTHLANDS
Which colours work well together on your couch? Our stylist Erena has the answers.
10 FUN INDOOR ACTIVITIES TO KEEP THE KIDS ENTERTAINED
Don't get stuck for things to do with the littlies!
10 BOARD GAMES TO ADD TO YOUR COLLECTION
How to have fun with your mates or the family? We've got you covered.
WE LOVE THESE KNITWEAR PIECES
Knit never goes out of trend, but these pieces might be our new faves.
LAST-MINUTE GIFTS FOR MUM UNDER $35
Don't get in a flap! We've got your last-minute gifts for Mum sorted.
TRENDING HOME BUYS UNDER $50 FROM NORTHLANDS
Sprucing up your home has never been easier on the bank account.
STYLISH & EASY-TO-WEAR PIECES FOR MUMS
Busy mums know it's hard to look stylish on the go, but these might help.
FAVOURITE AUTUMN SHOES FOR HER
You don't need an excuse for these new autumn/winter season purchases!
NORTHLANDS' NAPPY BAG ESSENTIALS FOR NEW PARENTS
As a parent, these are the nappy bag essentials you can't leave home without.
PIECES YOU NEED IN YOUR AUTUMN/WINTER WARDROBE
Move over, jandals! Midi coats and luxe suede boots are coming in!
HIS STYLE: FROM WORK TO WEEKEND
These are some of our favourite looks for him as the weather starts to head toward autumn.
FOUR WAYS WITH FLORAL
Floral is making its way into your autumn wardrobe, and here are four ways to rock it.
NORTHLANDS' OUTFIT IDEAS FOR A SPECIAL NIGHT OUT
Whether you've been inspired by awards season or have another special night out planned, you must check out these outfits!
KITCHEN GADGETS YOU NEVER KNEW YOU NEEDED... UNTIL NOW
These are the kitchen gadgets you never knew you needed... or wanted... until now.
MAKE A SUMMER DRESS FROM NORTHLANDS WORK IN THE OFFICE
Don't let your holiday dress become a distant memory. Learn how to rock it in the office!
VALENTINE'S GIFTS FOR HIM FROM NORTHLANDS
Make his Valentine's day with these ideas - all treats just for him from Northlands.
VALENTINE'S GIFT IDEAS UNDER $50
Valentine's Day can be stress-free with this gift inspiration under $50 per item!
OUR FAVOURITE PRINTS FOR WORK AND HOW TO WEAR THEM
Transport yourself back to your holiday with these prints, suitable for work or weekend!
HOW TO DINE OUTDOORS IN STYLE
Summer might not as warm as we'd hoped but that doesn't stop you dining outdoors in style!
NEW YEARS' EVE OUTFIT INSPIRATION
Whether you're heading to a festival, casual at the beach or out in town, we've got his and her outfits on the map.
STEPS TO A BEAUTIFUL CHRISTMAS TABLE
Here are some delightfully festive ways to spruce up the Christmas table
20 STOCKING FILLERS FOR ADULTS
With these 20 gift ideas for adults under $30, you'll be spoiled for choice this Christmas.
20 GIFTS FOR TEENS UNDER $20
Teens definitely fall into the "difficult to buy for" box. Here's some great gifts for Christmas - and all for less than $20!
KIDS' STOCKING FILLERS UNDER $10
Give Santa a helping hand this Christmas - here are some stocking fillers for the kids under $10!
ALTERNATIVES TO THE JEANS AND TEE COMBO
Break out of that jeans & tee combo with something different for every occasion.
5 TIPS TO HELP YOU CHOOSE THE PERFECT GIFT
These 5 tips should help you pick a perfect gift ahead of Christmas.
4 WAYS TO AN INSTANT STYLE OVERHAUL
As seen on Kiwi Living... See our stylist's picks for an instant style overhaul.
THE TOP 5 BEAUTY TRENDS FOR SUMMER
Sometimes it's time to try something new. Go all out with these top summer trends.
TEASER! WHAT'S COMING IN SUMMER FASHION
This is just a glimpse of what we think is coming up in summer fashion...
10 WAYS TO KEEP THE KIDS ENTERTAINED
See our top 10 favourite ways to keep the kids entertained during the holidays.
MEN: MEET URBAN OUTDOORS
This emerging menswear trend gets the guys out of those winter layers and into relaxed streetwear.
HER STYLE: THE URBANIST
Think tactile fabrics, casual tailoring, soft layered styling and a neutral colour palette.
NORTHLANDS' LIVING ROOM TIPS
The kitchen and dining area is often described as the hub of the home so why not make it an even more inviting space with these quick and easy updates.
ROCK THE CHUNKY KNIT
One of the plus-points about the cooler days of winter is the lure of a chunky knit to snuggle in to.
FUN SCHOOL HOLIDAY READS
There's no better way to spend winter than to bunker down in a cosy corner with your little ones and a good book. See our suggestions here.
OUR FAVOURITE KIDSWEAR TRENDS
From classic checks to faux fur vests and dark florals, kidswear this season is a fun mix of moody hues and vibrant accessories with just a hint of ‘grown-up’.
WHAT'S NEW IN KIDSWEAR
There are plenty of amazing pieces to keep the kids warm and stylish this season. Check out our favourite trends.
WARM UP YOUR LIVING SPACE
Light-filled warm spaces are easy when the sun is out, but as winter kicks in, how do you inject warmth into your living space without breaking the bank?
AUTUMN & WINTER BEAUTY TRENDS
With the change in temperature comes new and exciting trends to try, from soft, muted shades to head-turning hair-styles. Read more here.
MAKE A NEUTRAL SPACE MORE EXCITING
Soft white walls and muted tones are classic but can sometimes feel just a little too simple. So how do you prevent your neutral interiors from appearing too plain?
TAILORED SPORTSWEAR FOR HIM
This season merges the relaxed casual vibe of sportswear with clean tailored pieces. We break down the trend that is tailored sportswear.
VINTAGE HOMEWARES FROM NORTHLANDS
From shabby chic to mid-century modern, vintage-inspired homewares are the new black. Click here to see more.
THAT GLAM 60's FASHION
From mod-style tailoring to slim-fitting silhouettes, the 1960’s look for 2016 is understated with an emphasis on clean lines, classic prints and soft textures.
The key to ‘barely-there’ make-up is being made up without looking made up and while it can take only a matter of minutes to perfect, the right products can amplify the look.
10 WAYS TO ENJOY WINTER INDOORS
Winter means shorter days, cooler nights and more time spent indoors. Thankfully there are plenty of ways to while away the hours without stepping foot outside.
MODERN UTILITY MENSWEAR
This season it’s all about military detailing in pants and on jackets. The modern utility trend merges uniform-like features with modern minimalism.
ARTISTIC HOMEWARES INSPIRATION
Use colour, texture and pattern to liven up your living space and express your individuality.
THE STATEMENT RED LIP
Winter is in full-swing, and if you’re feeling just a little lacklustre right now, then try this timelessly simple yet 'oh so chic' makeup look.