In anticipation of International Women's Day next week on March 8th, we've pulled together some ways for you to get involved with the incredible women in your life - and to perhaps, make more connections to inspire + uplift.
We talk with consummate traveller, Karissa Sparke about her recent 5 month European trip with husband Tom + discover the pros and cons to van life on the road. Karissa + Tom certainly show a beautiful - and loved up - life on the road, and we are feeling the inspiration big time. Be prepared to add 'vanlife' to your bucket list.
Ella discusses creative direction, her dog Bobby, going off the grid and how she stays inspired. We have worked with Ella on two campaigns, and both times she has brought creativity + energy to the project. She has a unique style, with an enormous talent for nailing an eclectic yet effortless look.
A peek into our Series 3 collection + shoot - entitled 'Sensorius'. Discover how we approached the season + why Caravaggio was so important to us. Collaboration is key for any brand - and as a small business, it's even more important to make every effort (and dollar) count. We are so thankful for our collaborators - Stylist + Co-Creative Director on the shoot, Ella Murphy, Scott Newett + Jesper Hede of Cubed Studio, Xeneb Allen for H+MU, the two beauties fronting the lens Emma Hakamme + Alek Kuany.
From day 1 of Sans Beast, we wanted to ensure we were walking our talk by committing to animal welfare in a tangible way. We donate the gross profits from the sales of bag charms to animal rescue sanctuary, Edgars Mission. The sanctuary is open to visitors + is a delightful day trip for anyone visiting or living in Melbourne. You will learn from the caring + knowledgeable volunteers + staff at Edgars Mission + be inspired by the non human residents of this peaceful property.
A peak behind the scenes of our Series 2 shoot - The Book of Harlequin. Shot by Cubed Studio, styling by Bec Cole, models Jeff Ksubi + Tora Flink, HMU Karen Burton + video Josef Gatti. This was back in 2018 - which feels like a lifetime ago. The shoot was inspired by the dreamstate of reading favourite books.
Discover the inspiration + narrative behind our Series 1 launch collection. This is just the beginning as we launch this startup beast. We invite you to join the (vegan) revolution. Shot by dear friend of the brand, Vien Tran, styling by Ella Murphy, H+MU by Nelle Pandis + starring our motley yet stunning crew of rebels - Ivonny, Atha, Javier, Indigo + Kalilah.