ANNE KAYAKS THROUGH EL NIDO IN THE PHILIPPINES.

ANNE KAYAKS THROUGH EL NIDO IN THE PHILIPPINES.

El Nido is living proof that marine life has the ability bounce back in diversity and beauty from nothing thanks to blast fishing that wipes out entire coral reefs and all of its inhabitants. So our travel guru Anne Berry takes us with her on a kayak journey through the set of pristine islands - come along with her

SYDNEY’S BEST FISHING SPOTS.

While in Sydney last, we went fishing with Matt Rees of marine research group, ’Fish Thinkers’ to understand more about how we should be moving towards a foraged bait system when we go fishing. We fished for luderick that day using floats and some stinky weed bait, and you can learn how to do it yourself here too.
ANNE'S GUIDE TO TAKAYAMA AND KANAZAWA.

ANNE'S GUIDE TO TAKAYAMA AND KANAZAWA.

The hokuriku shinkansen between Tokyo and Kanazawa has opened a door for those wary of the long hours and unnecessary stops accompanied with train travel. This week, Ponytail correspondent Anne Berry takes you on a detour through the chilly calm of the Hida Region, and the salty winds of the Kanazawa coast.
DESKTOP / THE CRAFTY ISSUE

DESKTOP / THE CRAFTY ISSUE

Pictured clockwise from the top left / Maison Balzac x 2 by Lyn and Tony ‘Strangeness’ candle / OG Thai Matches / A Land Store F...
OUR FAVOURITE THINGS / THE JAPAN SELECT SHOP

OUR FAVOURITE THINGS / THE JAPAN SELECT SHOP

Our buddies Kevin and Yuri from The Japan Select Shop are stockpiling the most beautiful things that speak to the everyday. They have sourced handicrafts and very wholesome goodies from around the country to share with the world, in a very thoughtful and organised manner - true to Japanese form. Without overanalysing these simple pleasures to the point of bored-town, we just want to say that these are the right kind of things to fill your living space with good energy and goodness.
WHAT GOES INTO A RAD SURF MAG / COFFEE WITH TRIM

WHAT GOES INTO A RAD SURF MAG / COFFEE WITH TRIM

Matt is the editor of Trim, a beautiful surf publication from sunny Hawaii, so travelling between Japan and the Pacific paradise, he has latched onto a wonderful way of being. In his magazine, you’ll find great archival imagery of early indigenous surfing all the way to some superb boards shaped by water spirits who have found passion in craft. We asked him a few things about what floats his boat
A REFLECTION OF NOWNESS, AND WHAT TO EXPECT IN 2016.

A REFLECTION OF NOWNESS, AND WHAT TO EXPECT IN 2016.

We look back on 2015 from how the internet has changed our social behaviour, to the way we do business, and project our thoughts on how trend will be a vanishing elephant in the future. Lauren reflects on some REAL sugar-donuts that she thinks will define who we are in the year to come.
EXPERIENCE AT ITS BEST / ADEYAKA

EXPERIENCE AT ITS BEST / ADEYAKA

Adeyaka is a special way of appreciating life; may it be the grace of form, or a simple moment in time. Its the Japanese art of living through experience, and Sylwia Plaza explains how it works.