Today’s story is about the creatives behind the home accessories brand The Silk Road. They offer textiles, jewelry, and other gorgeous finds from their travels around the world. After seeing their travel photographs on Instagram, I reached out to them to hear their story. First, I love their brand aesthetic, and their goal of honoring and supporting the work of artisans. Additionally, a part of me craves a lifestyle that is centered on travel. I love learning how people make it work, and how it has shaped their life....READ MORE
AN INTERVIEW WITH U.S PUBLICATION DISFUNKSHION MAGAZINE; A NOMADIC WOMEN'S MOVEMENT IN PRINT PAGES
Those of us who have been bitten by the wanderlust bug are all too familiar with the yearning to travel to far off places. With that itch to explore foreign landscapes, learn new traditions, and soak up all that a new locale has to offer.
While the memory of our travels can sustain us until our next trip, bringing a piece of our journey home with us in the form of a treasure or trinket will serve as a tangible reminder. There is such diverse artistic and cultural heritage in the world, and there are skilled artisans from many communities who have been passing down their trades for generations.
From the stunning textiles of the Jat people of India to the Shibori dyed fabrics in Japan, or the woven baskets by women in Ghana, any traveler can amass quite the enviable and eclectic collection of wares. Unfortunately, we don’t all have the opportunity to travel as much as we’d like and we may not have the time or ability to scour markets off the beaten path. And yet, those of us with nomadic yearnings still want to connect with other cultures and bring the sense of worldly travel into our homes...READ MORE
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So...today on Moon to Moon I am extremely excited and happy to introduce Rachel, one half of The Silk Road and her fabulous Waldorf Inspired home in the Australian hills... Light, roomy and full to the brim with happy house plants and stunning finds from her travels across the globe I have been drooling over Rachel's pad for some time..... so was mega excited when she agreed to share her home on Moon to Moon and Answer a few questions....READ MORE