A few of our favourite things…

1. Heaven Scent
Handmade in New Zealand, the Amanda Alexander range of candles is pure indulgence. The new Diamond Stud collection reveals four flavours; French Pear, Peony Rose, Vintage Suede and Amalfi Coast – presented in sophisticated matt black or gloss white diamond stud style. Add instant sophistication to your home or office with one of each. Amandaalexandercollections.com

2. Winter warmth
It’s hard to feel the winter blues when you’re decked out in this fun wooly fur pom pom hat. The soft wool blend beanie is stylish and fun, complete with removeable pom pom for easy washing. Available from Black Star Equine.

3. Tea Party
Tea parties are back in vogue thanks to the delicious creations of Forage + Bloom. Naturopath and herbalist Hannah McMenamin combines herbal medicine, her holistic philosophy and love of plants for these nourishing teas.
Forageandbloom.co.nz

4. Massage bliss
There’s nothing like a good massage to make your body feel alive. Now you can enjoy the benefits whenever you like with this range of Moji massagers. Easy-to-use, the stainless steel rotating massage spheres target muscles to ease pain and stiffness, while improving tissue flexibility.
massagerecoverytools.co.nz

5. Reach your peak
Run with complete confidence in the Merrell Agility Peak Flex – designed for grip and flexibility on long runs and rugged terrain. The Merrell Omni-Fit lacing system ensures a precise glove-like fit and the Hyperlock molded heel offers security during quick descents and sharp turns. Plus they’re super comfy and stylish. Merrell.co.nz

6. Sniff and sleep
The only sniffles you’ll want this winter should be created by the urge to inhale Matakana’s Apothecary Sleep Sniff box. Boasting a soothing blend of essential oils infused into special aroma beads at the base of the jar, it’s a delicious way to stop and take a moment to breathe, before enjoying a restful night’s sleep.
Matakanabotanicals.co.nz

7. Smart water
Hydrating your body is just as important in winter as in summer. We’re a fan of 1Above’s Next Level Recovery; water with electrolytes, vitamins and super anti-oxidant pycnogenol. Just what you need to help your body through a busy day. Be1above.com

8. No Sweat
If you’re fuelling your body with good ingredients, and respecting your muscles and fitness, then treat your underarms to some natural goodness too. This new Weleda 24hr Roll-On Deodorant uses clever ingredients like liquorice root and witch hazel to calm, tone and nourish skin, while protecting against body odour. No chemicals here – it’s all 100% natural. Weleda.co.nz

9. Puffer Power
Power your workout with the latest sportswear from the Cotton On Active Range. Created for high performance and fitness, you’ll love this puffer vest – for training and streetwear. Cottonon.com