We're taking time to talk with Maddy Hodgetts, a Ngiyampaa and Wiradjuri artist who is busy making monumental things happen in the fashion industry. Where do we even start? Maddy runs her painting practice under the name Kapata Dreaming - @kapatadreaming - and then she also runs Yapa Mali - @yapamali - a clothing and accessory business based in Nyngan, NSW. Her design for Kinga Csilla - the Kali fabric pattern - speaks of Country, connection and waterways, and is expressed in the lushest, freshest blues and greens. What a delight. Tell us a bit about your own emerging label,...
This week at Kinga HQ we’ve trapped some sun rays from outside - and we’re keeping them going in our outlook, our thoughts, our mood. It sets a great scene for us to talk to Madeleine Joy Relph, a designer and model who has been styling our latest collection in the height of the Italian summer. We ask her about gold, about artists and about bella Italia. In your magazine appearances of late, you’ve been appointed a “professional gypsy” and a “flower child” - can we ask what your job is now? (No real answers). Professional house potter. When I...
We're delighted to speak with Nim Soles about all things style, innovation, the sunshine coast, and goats.