“I vogue because it makes me feel safe and makes me feel like I have purpose.”

We went behind the scenes at the Legacy Ball, Tāmaki Makaurau’s biggest vogue ball and met some New Zealand's boldest beauties. They flaunted their fiercest looks and moves and told us what voguing means to them.

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