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01 Flying to China

Location: mid-flight Date: 10/04/15 This is what we do, we leave our comfy homes in Sydney (the little luxuries of comfy beds and strolls to beaches) to search for the textiles to use in our upcoming fashion collection. Its exciting! I can't wait to see where it takes us! who will we meet? and what [...]
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The little coastal shack we called home

We had decided to settle in Ecuador to concentrate on this budding business idea that was tossed in the air during our travels. We found a little house right by the beach that had nothing but a queen size bed and a cupboard. This was where the magic happened, where the inspiration poured out and where […]

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The Abandoned Finca

We had hit the ground running. Empowered with this new surge of inspiration, the endless possibilities of Wolftress was our drive to stay longer and keep searching. Our bank accounts were not looking great and our families that were expecting us to come home kept nagging us; but it was more than our gut that […]

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Iluman, the hands behind our seeker hats

We had travelled across South America for some time now and the journey had brought us to wonder what the significance of the hats were for all the locals and indigenous people. From country to country, to villages and towns, the hats that were worn would range from little strange bowler hats worn perched up on […]

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Markets amongst the sky

 With the fresh whip of wind running through our hair, the morning ride into town was a big wake up call to our sleepy slumber. Riding along the back of the ute, green patchy mountain would line the winding roads and often enough, you’ll be able to see the local farmers peak out for the first […]

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Lady Of The Land

This editorial by photographer Justin Polkey explores raw unknown territories through this spirited fierce leader in nature, depicting her journey and ancient roots in a ghostly glowing orange sun. ‘Lady Of The Land’ Photographer: Justin Polkey Model: Gillian King for G&W Magazine Hair and Makeup: Tasha MacDonald Styling: Chrisna de Bruyn

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The beginning of the Wolftress dream

You would be hanging on the hammock aimlessly, listening to the soft waves curling up the sand beneath you. The occasional thud of a coconut falling would occasionally wake you from your afternoon slumber and jolt you back to the dream-like reality; Palomino. We had been literally “hanging” for the last 3 days on our […]

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Stories through the bus window

Bus rides were experienced daily when we were sourcing materials and techniques for this collection; we would happily commute from town to town collaborating, learning and sharing stories with the locals. Those endless bus rides that most people dread were an amazing experience within itself. Being the most ecologically diverse country in the world; Ecuador sure […]

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