NIDA graduates stepped up on stage for us and talked about their lives, while four photographers shared their favourite snaps and couples told us what it was like to meet online.

We may have been hearting snow, but we warmed up by thinking of hot men from the ‘80s and where they are now (tip: Fred Savage is doing voice over work for Christmas films).

New Zealand lent us its most fashionable young folk for issue 16, while our writers pondered the album that changed their life, swingers parties, how to make marmalade, and the things you shouldn’t do with your in-laws.

Nine fresh new talents came to say hello from the worlds of fashion, acting, graphic design, art and more. We also met two guys who roadtripped across the States op-shopping along the way, people and their grans, and couples who told us how they proposed.

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