sue lewis • chocolate extraordinaire

place // heritage state buildings
colour // red brick
sound // metal bowls clanging
word // movement

Sue's chocolatier must be one of the only in the world where I've seen an equal distribution of men and women vying for a piece of chocolate. It tastes better than any chocolate you've had before (and she's ready to prove it to you with tasting workshops) and she's constantly developing new flavours through collaborations with local breweries, distilleries and restaurants. 

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local milk • the story of a galette

place // Byron Bay, New South Wales
colour // lemon chiffon
sound // from truth, dexter britain
word // harmony

I believe it is rare to meet someone who is so ambitious and motivated, yet beautifully humble and calm. I don't think you often meet someone who is so raw with emotion, so transparent and open, yet professional and dignified. Beth Kirby is one of those people.

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the refuge co. • living the content

place // Perth, Western Australia
colour // linen white
sound // philharmonics, agnes obel
word // form

Just last week I was soaking up the last moments of the Slow Living Byron retreat, hosted by Beth Kirby from Local Milk and her team of wonderfully talented folk. We sat down for our last breakfast together, and packed up our final precious gifts into our woven market bags. Before too long, I was back home and struggling a little to keep up with my normal fast pace.

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