Archive for January, 2012

hand drawn……

8:16 am

I found this gorgeous website which supports up and coming artists and illustrators…..so so beautiful.
Some of my favourite works….check out lalaland shop here
Established in 2009, La la land is a publishing world of both Australian and international artists and illustrators. La la land is an avenue for artists to gain exposure, and an opportunity for people to have affordable art in their everyday living and space.  
Made in Australia, La la land focuses on quality – using the best eco-friendly materials whenever possible.

a little bit country……

4:35 am

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a big day…….

11:40 pm

well here are the final pics of my son River’s 5th Birthday celebrations…..so much fun had by all….
So great watching the children discover a new play ground, they had such an amazing day with lots of beautiful friendships being made…….

backyard camping…..

10:31 am

ok day 2…and we have put up a funky make shift tent ……….added hammock and tree swing……fingers crossed it stays up till Saturday!!! Heading to the beach for some Fun in the Sun for Australia Day celebrations….
back Friday to finish off Party installations……….cooking, baking and all that other stuff. xxxx

inspire a little DIY…….

9:23 pm

be inspired to create some of these gorgeous installations……..
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spanish gypsy queen…….

9:32 am

loving this gorgeous editoral via Vogue  Spain and posted via Oracle fox………..amazing printed denim and leggings, not to mention the Jewellery….hot……..

party preparation…..

9:16 am

today I began the 5 day count down and preparation for my son River’s 5th birthday party!!!!My husband cut up these logs from a tree that had fallen down on our property.
I sanded and sanded these until smooth and soft edges for the children to sit on, around these old electric reels my husband found on a job site…….River and I also collected sticks to make our hobo bags up from……Wow and that was only day one!!! stay tuned to see our end result xxxxx

my day…..

9:56 am

today was my Birthday, so I thought I’d share a glimpse into my day and all the beautiful things that surrounded me ………thank you for the sunshine Melbournexxxxxxx

lanterns…….

9:27 am

amazing………up cycled oil cans made into lanterns……..loving them!!!!!
such great texture and colour all you need to do is add a candle or light…
$85.00 each……….email me kerrie@gypsyriver.com.au for you own unique global Indonesian
treasure………….. limited stock……

middle eastern NYE…..

8:12 pm

Gypsy River, sets up a middle eastern theme for NYE!!!! as you may not be aware as part of the Gypsy River Brand we offer a styling and event hire service…..and for NYE we were hired to set up a gorgeous courtyard of a Melbourne townhouse…how divine.Thanks to the styling team at GR job well done and very happy customers…..
All props and fixtures from Gypsy River ……….