The Edge Insider - Samantha Shorter


The NZFW Nail Files

One of the perks of being The Edge Insider is having your nails done! I created a gallery with my favourite nail looks from the week....

My Dream Wardrobe: What I wore to NZFW 2014

NZFW is all about the clothes, but I'm not just talking about what you see on the runway... What the guests wear to the shows (and the models behind-the-scenes) also happens to be a hot topic. The best part is that anything goes - it's there's any time to push the boundaries, this is it. It is fashion week after all!...

Day Four: Wrap-Up

TGIF! This has been an amazing day to end NZFW before New Zealand Fashion Weekend begins!...

Day Three: Wrap-Up

I knew from the start that day three would be a good day. And I was right....

Yoga moves at Lululemon Athletica

Being a yoga lover, I was super excited to head down to the lululemon store in Britomart this morning to catch up with Kristy about their first ever runway show at NZFW on Saturday....

Remember the nineties? Huffer does!

A long time fan of Huffer, I caught up with their womenswear designer Ana Vemic for a little Q & A ahead of their show at New Zealand Fashion Weekend. Check it out!...

Good Morning Aim

Starting day two of NZFW on a high, Huffer launched their new capsule collection called Aim with a breakfast presentation that was definitely worth getting out of bed for....

Day One: Wrap-Up

Day one is done and dusted, and I'm looking forward to hopping in my comfy bed at The Langham, but before I get some much needed beauty sleep I thought I'd tell you a little about my day....

Introducing Shen...

A newcomer to New Zealand Fashion Week, Shen's Winter 2015 collection was full of dark, earthy tones and subtle jewel shimmers....

Make Some Noise: NOM*d Winter 2015

Well that was an epic return to New Zealand Fashion Week. Dunedin's NOM*d made a triumphant start to the week with a wonderfully unconventional show....

Party Time: The NZFW Opening Party

New Zealand Fashion Week kicked off in style last night at the Viaduct Events Centre in Auckland and I managed to catch up with a few very important people......

The Down Lowe with Katherine is Awesome

If you follow any fashion blogs in New Zealand chances are you’re familiar with Katherine Lowe of Katherine is Awesome. I chatted to her about the shows and what she thinks you should be sporting this summer. ...

Model Moment: This Year's Runway Stars

Of course fashion week is about the clothes, first and foremost, but those clothes aren’t going to walk themselves down the runway now are they? That’s where the clothes hangers, a.k.a. models, come in. ...

Hey Good Looking!

Models, models, and more models; that was the scene at the annual New Zealand Fashion Week casting held at Bauer Media in Auckland on Saturday. ...

The NZFW 2014 Designer Round Up

Can you believe there’s only two and a half weeks and counting until New Zealand Fashion Week 2014 kicks off in Auckland? The schedule has just been released and if you ask me it’s looking like it’s going to be one hell of a good time!...

NZFW 2014: Driving in Style

It’s officially August and do you know what that means? New Zealand Fashion Week 2014 is just around the corner – three and a half weeks and counting! ...

Club Tropicana

Escape the winter with a wardrobe vacation; Spring '14 is all about tropical brights and exotic prints....