Month: March 2016

Autumn essentials

“Autumn is the hardest season. The leaves are all falling, and they’re falling like they’re falling in love with the ground.” ― Andrea Gibson It’s officially Autumn here in Australia, and I was researching for a post on ‘Autumn essentials’ in terms of, well, stuff. Then I came across this gorgeous little poster… It made me admit that I was being a tad materialistic, and that the best parts of Autumn lay in the crisp breeze ruffling through the trees gracefully letting their leaves fall to the floor, the mugs of hot chocolate, heavenly figs, chestnuts, warm apple and cinnamon muffins and the pure, magical days of hazy blue skies and a cold snap in the air… We have this obsession with needing to buy new things every season. Suddenly we need a new coat, or a scarf, or new sweaters in the ‘on trend’ colours. I mean, come on. The colour palette for autumn is generally not going to diverge far from browns, tans, maroons, soft whites and black. Right? And as an adult, your …