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Miss FQ

October 2018

Miss FQ is perfect for shoppers seeking wallet-friendly ways to pull off the latest looks. It's packed with beauty news, fitspo trends, travel inspiration, career advice and much more.

New Zealand
Bauer Media Pty Ltd
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body of work

Let’s talk about wellness. Or specifically, the trillion dollar wellness industry — one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Tech, tourism, exercise classes and equipment, food, drink, fashion and personal care… there’s seemingly little we can’t or won’t buy in the hopes of harnessing the healthiest versions of ourselves.Organised into four wellness-centric chapters (body, mind, spirit and worth), this issue is packed full of tempting purchases that you can justify on account of their good-for-you-factor (and honestly, if your yoga mat isn’t Lululemon, did you even savasana?). There’s of course plenty within these pages that won’t cost you a thing, too, and in Chapter 4: Worth, we even talk financial health, sharing tips to get your bank balance in shape.Health is, after all, something money can’t buy. Our…

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meet the miss fq collective

CARLA HASTIE@carlaellenhastieAge: 23WHERE I’M FROM: I grew up on Auckland’s North Shore and now live in a cute Grey Lynn villa.MAIN HUSTLE: Working as a showroom manager at a PR agency.SIDE HUSTLE: Running my blog hatemedateme.com, modelling and always striving to be a better version of myself than the year before.TV SHOWS I’M BINGE-WATCHING: Made in Chelsea and The Sinner, with olives, cheese and merlot nearby.DREAM INTERVIEW SUBJECT: Andy Warhol. I’d love to pick his brain.GO-TO KARAOKE SONG: Guns and Roses’ ‘Welcome to the Jungle’.CURRENTLY READING: The Power of Now (stay tuned for a blog post).BEING A MILLENNIAL MEANS: Doing the most and being there the most for others.ELLA COOK@ella.cook_Age: 16WHERE I’M FROM: Auckland’s North Shore. All the things I love are close by: My family, friends, sports, beautiful beaches,…

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@acquiretheattire@bisforbritney@nukabeauty“@milliebobbybrown has got to be one of the most catchy names, I had it stuck in my head for about two days straight.”@nailsoncornwall@takeitoffnz“Looking forward to sitting down with the newest issue of @missfqnz and finding out if Take It Off was rated as a gimmick or a game-changer.”@nanawintour@Missjanebeauty(PHOTOGRAPHY INSTAGRAM)@_.beauty.addiction._“Lazy Sundays call for minimal makeup and a flick through the new issue of @missfqnz mag.” ■…

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leading ladies

“LIFE IS SHORT, THE WORLD IS WIDE. I WANT TO MAKE SOME MEMORIES”A WRIST STACKED FULL OF SILVER ADDS AN ADVENTUROUS TOUCH TO ANY OUTFITLe Specs sunglasses, $89PANDORA Reflexions bracelet, $299, and charms, from $59 eachKetz-Ke pants, $159Deadly Ponies neck scarf, $140Ruby dress, $249H&M bag, $50H&M loafers, $35OCEANS 8Lou has laidback rock ‘n’ roll style down to a fine art — just add a fearless attitude.“THAT WAS SPECTACULAR!”FORGET THE RULES, ROSE HUES ARE ALWAYS A GOOD IDEAZara mini belt bag, $36Ruby dress, $199Ruby crop top, $79Deadly Ponies scarf, $295PANDORA Reflexions bracelet, $349, and charms, from $69 each.Zara heels, $50Le Specs x Adam Selman sunglasses, $129BLACK PANTHERLess is more for Nakia in Black Panther, proving that impact lies in clean lines and block colour“IT IS MY DUTY TO FIGHT FOR WHO…

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here’s to you

YSL Black Opium EDP 50ml, $183Signature scent: Yves Saint Laurent’s Black Opium is my favourite.Wardrobe staples: Beautiful knits for cold NZ winters — Wynn Hamlyn is my go-to for these. Another essential of mine is a great pair of well-fitted pants. I love my I.Am.Gia ‘Mira’ pants.DUA LIPABELLA HADIDStyle icons: Bella Hadid, Selena Gomez and Dua Lipa. I really love the way they all step outside the box and wear such a huge range of bright colours, patterns and styles. It makes every one of their outfits seem fresh and cool. Fashion being a huge outlet for self-expression, I also feel like these outfits give me an insight into their personalities.Fantasy buy: The ‘All Seeing Eye’ skirt and jacket by Dilara Findikoglu. These pieces encapsulate exactly the kind of fashion…

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see how they run

1. Asics sneakers, $200.2. H&M Home hand towel, $9.3. Swell bottle, $69, from Superette.Running gives hockey champ Samantha life.SAMANTHA CHARLTONAGE: 26SPORT OF CHOICE: MIDFIELDER FOR NZ WOMEN’S HOCKEY TEAM (BLACK STICKS)@samanthacharltonGREATEST SPORTING ACHIEVEMENT: Competing in the Olympic Games twice (2012, 2016) and winning a Commonwealth Games gold medal (2018). TRAINING SCHEDULE: If it’s a normal training week, we’ll have four to five on-turf hockey sessions, two to three gym sessions and one skills session. We also fit in some yoga and fitness to meet our individual needs. We always have Sunday off (super important to always have at least one rest day per week). FAVOURITE PLACE TO TRAIN: Running up and around Mt Maunganui. FAVOURITE WORKOUT: I’m definitely a runner. It keeps my body feeling good and clears my mind…