Dealing With Change: Someone once said something like Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
So when the shopping centres were gearing up to end single use plastic bags, I noticed my mum was freaking out a bit. She really relies on those shopping bags; they become her bin bags, her sandy, wet clothes bags, her doggy bags, her everything bags. Yes, her anxiety was doing a wee number on her and I realised she needed a little help and motivation.
Laura Morley is a Brisbane-based freelance writer with a penchant for slow fashion, good books, bad films and drinking coffee. Laura is also the beauty and brains behind OpShopGal – super thrifter extraordinaire!
OpShopGal explores the land looking for vintage and secondhand treasure. Her superpower? A sixth sense for scouting, seeking, spotting and snagging extra special secondhand and sustainable fashion! But who is the real Laura Morley? … Read more to find out!
We caught up with talented Canberra artist Paris Lomé to find out how she gets her creativity flowing and what life is like living in the country’s capital. When she’s not scooping up spoonfuls of hot curry or devouring chocolate, you can usually find this young lass with a paintbrush in hand. Her illustrations are filled with whimsy, movement and life like representations of everything from a cute wedding portrait to a tea cosy covered kettle. We were so baffled to find out during this interview that Paris is only 19!! Seriously, her talent with a brush and sincerity behind her work is just wonderful.read more