The final lookbook in this roundup is from one of my personal favorite Portland based companies, West Daily, designed and manufactured by Jason Calderon. Offering versatile looks for men and women, they take special care to be forthright about their process and their focus on sustainable, ethical manufacturing practices. Utilizing organic textiles and natural dye processes, this most recent collection blends modernity with eco consciousness.
It had no fruit yet so it will be fed to the pigs, trunks and leaves. No wastes around here. The suckers were intact, by Monday when this storm finally leaves the country they will bounce back delighted from the much needed rains. Mid way through a voice, suddenly and surprisingly, appears from the dark a whisper on the black tide; “you’ll find us here,” it says. Then feedback, then silence. So ‘Feast of Wire’ is overlong, inconsistent, and occasionally self indulgent but look close enough and there are jewels therein.
The ghosts of convicts past almost reach out and speak to visitors through interpretive boards at stops including the jetty (where water was transported from the Macquarie River to the property), the hand dug ditches (created to improve the soil and prevent flooding of the property), the clay pit (where clay was mined for bricks for buildings) and the river (where the punt man once took workers, equipment and materials, grain and livestock across instead of the present day suspension bridge). The easy walk is about 50 minutes a little longer if you linger and reflect at the jetty, and stop now and then to allow the colours of the land to make their presence felt. Once you arrive, take a guided tour of Woolmers, established in 1817, for its extensive and beautifully preserved collections of antique furniture, artworks, vintage cars and children toys and do a self guided walk to explore the grounds, outbuildings and gardens including 5000 blooms in the National Rose Garden.
“He was scary,” said Henderson. “He was nice, but kind of scary looking when you looked at him.”Nonetheless, Windy Man is back as part of a mural which “celebrates the arts”. Eventually, a total of six murals will adorn the various retaining walls on the Marsha Sharp Freeway.The ranching heritage mural will be the first one to be installed at Loop 289 and Marsha Sharp.
They just had to push it all back.”When Cara eventually made it on to set, she posted images from behind the scenes with the caption: “Finally!!”Bet that feeling was sharedIt comes soon after US Vogue magazine accused the model of dozing off midway through their interview with her. Twice. And one photographer, Tim Walker, claimed she slept for seven hours during a Mulberry shoot.Cara, who insists acting is her “real love” anyway, hit back and said: “All I can say is that I work extremely hard and ‘sleeping’ is proof that sometimes I work too hard.