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Q&A with Woman of the Wild

Marley Thorpe ( @Woman_of_the_Wild_ ) is a free-spirited, earth roaming goddess who is currently travelling the world sharing her talent and love of expressive movement.  A Sri Lankan bound yogi who lives and breathes the ultimate island life. We talk with Marley about her lifestyle, her dreams and aspirations and she tells us about the journey she has been on, we discover how yoga and movement has guided her to magical moments and has inspired her to help others become more in touch with true selves.    Tell us a little bit about yourself and where you call home?  I’m Marley, 27 years young and I'm in love with all things bright, colorful and wild. I am a yoga teacher,...

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Q&A with Winestains creative Father/Daughter team

We connected with Kristal from Winestains over our mutual love for picnics, platters and wine.  We adore the eco picnic accessory range Kristal thoughtfully creates with her Father Peter, all made from reclaimed vintage wine barrels! Being Fathers Day on the weekend we thought it'd be great to get to know a little bit more about the family business Winestains and what it's like working with her Dad. Tell us a bit about yourselves and how Winestains started? We’re a father and daughter team from the Barossa Valley, SA.  Since the age of 15, Dad’s worked his way up from cellar hand to Winemaker. This means that he’s seen a lot of wastage in the industry and found a way...

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Q&A with Artist Bree Brooks

Bree Brooks is a talented artist who connected with a member of our family while they were both living in Sri Lanka. Her mesmerizing and mostly blue hued nature artworks immediately bring on feelings of peace and tranquility. Before she embarks on her next sunshine filled adventure we got the chance to learn a little bit more about her art journey, wandering memories and where she fills up her inspiration cup. Tell us a little about yourself, where you live and what do you call ‘work’? At the moment I am currently based in Encinitas, California for the rest of the summer. Although, my base changes about every 6 - 12 months so I'm planning on my next location! I...

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Dreamy pastel hued picnic

We just had to share this dreamy afternoon picnic in our own backyard. The pastel hues that come along with the cooler change in Winter inspire us so much.  Things sure have changed on the picnic platter too... we've switched out the cheese, wine and wine glasses for cookies, pastries and non-alcoholic refreshments in cute retro enamelware! Picnic queen Sharnee in Opia Byron Bay dress, drinking refreshments from our friends Osun Sparkling in Kip & Co enamelware. Hand burnt native flowers on wooden platter by Tiarni art.

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