Dear Santa, I know it’s not in the spirit of the season to be concerned with what I’d like to receive (rather than give), but I was hoping you could stuff my stocking with this ‘Mr Owl’ dress from Me & Oli. I’m desperate for it. Starring vintage buttons and fabric that has been digitally …
Images: Jocks and Nerds Magazine The Gentlemen of Bakongo Andre 3000 is in my top five. I thought he was one of a kind. But he is dime a dozen in…the Congo…of all places! The Gentlemen of Bakongo – The Importance of Being Elegant is a new book by Italian photographer, Daniele Tamagni. It captures …
Images: Klimit02 Community Coloured Pencil Jewellery Circa 1988 and the highlight of my day was using the electric sharpener that was bolted to our teacher’s desk to whittle my HB into a Stuart Little sized pencil. Fast forward twenty years and not much has changed. The highlight of my day is still a pencil stub, …
Images: plushism Felt iPhone Buddy Case After fighting the good fight against all things Gen Y, I’ve finally caved. In the last two weeks I’ve got on board the Facebook train, and became the proud owner of a shiny new iPhone. Sheesh. Was it the 3.5 inch screen or bazillion niffty apps that got me …
Images: We Make Words We Make Words What? How long has this been going on for?! I usually fancy myself as a finger-on-the-pulse kind of gal, but am I the last one on the block to discover Amy and Luci’s superb project – We Make Words? This clever duo are from Melbourne. They like words …
Images: Pigeon Toe Ceramics Pigeon Toe Ceramics I’ve got a mild case of pigeon toes. When I was younger I would concentrate on walking like an over-exaggerated ballerina in the hope my feet would find some sort of middle ground between a pigeon and prima ballerina. If I had known then what I know now …
Images: H30 Richard Nicoll and Linder Sterling Collaborate for I-D Magazine The quickest way to lose me in a conversation is to say, ‘I had the weirdest dream last night….’ I don’t care for dream analysis and find listening to someone else recounting their dream nauseating. But for some strange reason I’m bizarrely attracted to …
Image: The Daily Green Square One Organic Vodka It’s only 10:30am but I’m already imaging happy hour. Surely that’s alright if it’s already 33 degrees and I’m picturing a Caprioska with certified organic vodka by Square One. Right?! Well that’s what I’m telling myself… From AU $75; call 0408 411 859 for stockists.
Through the Front Door After spotting this, I thought I’d give Meet Me at Mikes’ My place & Yours theme, Through the Front Door, a shot. In the few seconds it takes me to walk up the front path to our joyful front door, everything falls away and I immediately feel peace. After moving nine …