Volcom 'Love and Haight' bikini; Jo Mercer silver slip-ons; Silent D Fatalyst boots; vintage hat from Camberwell markets; Abandon Ship Apparel 'Sineater' shirt; Cotton On Body bralette; Body Shop coconut milk body lotion; Coco Vodka; rings: markets/vintage, Spell & the Gypsy Collective, Rejoice the Hands and Coyote Negro; eBay belt; Instax 210 wide instant camera; silver bag from La Vie En Rose, Bilbao.
Drawings lately -- a lot of these are in styles that I don't usually use, so it was fun (and a little painful) to stretch my bounds …
There's some excellent December-wind-down vibes about the place lately.
Also complemented by fine warm days (finally, as always in Melbourne), the best seasonal fruit, playdates with the neighbourhood pack of big-red-dogs (ridgebacks and boxers), my Santa Rita Opuntia growing another pad, finding a rad ‘esoteric’ section in the second-hand book shop … aaaaand I’m quitting commission work and being a professional farmland sun-drinker for the next couple of weeks.
Volcom 'Malawi' swimmers; Body Shop coconut hand cream and body mist; rings by Rejoice the Hands and Tree of Life; postcard from Metropolis books.
One week left in the office, one week left in this dry, southern city.
My sister sent me a text last week -- excited about me coming home to the north coast of NSW -- saying something along the lines of: "We're going to make amazing cocktails, hunt through antique stores, and swim in the river!"
It's a fairly accurate summary of life on the farm over the summer holidays … and I cannot wait.