Here you have it - the first of four 2017 special editions celebrating the 20th anniversary of Remix magazine!
This April issue of Remix starts the year off with a bang, profiling Hailey Baldwin on the cover, a modern-day fashion superstar, born the same year Remix was founded. The daughter of the Baldwin Hollywood dynasty and famous former girlfriend of Justin Bieber opens up to us in an exclusive 12-page photo-shoot and interview.
Inside the issue, Karen Walker talks to us about her latest eyewear campaign and whether fashion designers should dress the First Lady of the United States. Makeup artist superstar Kabuki presents an exclusive beauty shoot for Remix and talks about his career doing makeup for the likes of Madonna, Michael Jackson and Lady Gaga. Five Kiwi wonder women leading the way in fashion and beauty give insight into their busy lives, showing that for even the most successful ladies, life is a juggling act!
Our Lifestyle section presents the latest autumn trends for renovating your home, with simple interior tips inspired by the colours and palettes pulled from around the globe. Elsewhere in the section, we review the latest vehicles, the seasonal treatments to try now, research the vitamins you should be taking and present the latest trends in activewear and fitness.
Our dedicated Gentlemen section breaks down everything you need to nail a black tie affair, offers up tips on getting the best shave and welcomes the return of the backpack. Luxury menswear suits and staples are showcased in an exclusive editorial, photographed by none other than Guy Coombes.
Luxury leads the way in our Fashion section, with stories photographed by Steven Chee, Olivia Hemus and Stephen Tilley, with styling by Marina Didovich and Remix fashion editor Amber Peebles. Remix presents an 8-page Gucci-only editorial showcase, featuring the latest collection by Gucci creative director, Alessandro Michele.
Our Beauty section is jam-packed with the latest news and hottest trends for cosmetics and hair, with product reviews, trends pages and photo shoots produced to keep you informed and feeling inspired this season.
Foodies rejoice, our Cuisine section profiles the five foodie Instagrams to follow now and lists the new restaurant and cafe openings to check out this weekend. Remix food editor Lauren Matthews decodes which oils to cook what, and offers inspiration on how to transform mundane chicken recipes and gives the humble chip a healthy update.
Last but not least, take a walk down memory lane, with a 10-page retrospective chronicling 20 moments over 20 years of Remix… See how many you can remember!
And that’s only scratching the surface of this 320-page issue, absolutely overflowing with the latest fashion, beauty, lifestyle and culture inspiration from New Zealand and around the globe.
20 years old and feeling better than ever!
Tim Phin and the Remix magazine team.