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.
THE ZEN-EST FACE CARE WE HAVE OUR EYE ON.

THE ZEN-EST FACE CARE WE HAVE OUR EYE ON.

We’ve been searching the wildest corners of the earth for some really fresh skincare - made by folks who take pride in living on this planet and all the touch-y, feel-y, smell-y, weirdness that comes with existence. Most of all, we think that you need to know why we are so enthusiastic about businesses with refreshingly strong core values who are re-defining our idea of luxury today. Meet some of the great team players who are pushing through with some wonderfully natural skin care that draw us into much peace and love.
BUSINESS. [ CONNECTING FOUNDERS ON LADY POWER SOUP ]

BUSINESS. [ CONNECTING FOUNDERS ON LADY POWER SOUP ]

Connecting Founders, a platform supporting women entrepreneurs in Asia, panned the spotlight onto Ponytail Journal this week. Lauren shared her story, inspiration, and aspiration with them as we move forward into better business practice for the future. This is her advice for anyone who is thinking about starting up [ much business ]
ERIC + LAUREN DO BOOT CAMP / VOGUE

ERIC + LAUREN DO BOOT CAMP / VOGUE

Here are Ponytail tried and tested regimes by healthy, fit, and rad women on the internet who have shown us how to be energised and totally body-proud. At the end of the day, style is about this invisible juju that you radiate, rather than an aesthetic rule to stress about.

MUSIC FOR DREAMERS / PONYTAIL MIXTAPES

New York Filmmaker Bank Tangjaitrong puts together the dreamiest sound waves from his most treasured films for the latest Ponytail Journal audio experience. It has us floating in the saltiest water.