Hippie Clothing

Summer Music Festivals – Why You Need A Poncho

With summer fast arriving, there are a myriad of music festivals lined up. A few of these festivals which you are likely to attend will include the Rainbow Serpent Festival, Falls Music Festival, Woodford Folk Festival and the Strawberry Fields. Some of the essentials of attending a music festival in summer include a blanket, picnic basket, sunscreen, and if you

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What Makes the Perfect Summer Poncho

 Summer is fast approaching The time for you to shed your heavy winter clothes and put those bikini bodies on display is here. In summer, you certainly cannot do without a high quality poncho, and here are some qualities that make the perfect summer poncho. Firstly, a summer poncho has to be lightweight. After all, the season for heavy clothing

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Camping or Hiking? Make sure you bring your Poncho!

There is simply nothing more refreshing than a brisk hike in nature, but camping and hiking comes with certain risks. When you are participating in outdoor recreation, you need to be acutely aware of the conditions outside – since weather and unexpected storms can put a damper on your weekend fun.  When you are building a packing list for

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How to Tell a Good Poncho from a Bad Poncho

Like any high-value item, ponchos come in a wide range of qualities and types. Ponchos range from the ultra-high quality handmade Nepalese wool ponchos to the lower quality manufactured ponchos that are made from regular fabric, canvas, or cotton.  When you are looking for a poncho to complete your wardrobe, pay special attention to the following key indicators that your

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Top 10 Reasons that you NEED a Hippie Poncho

As the summer dawns in much of the world, it is once again time for music festivals and outdoor festivities. What better piece of clothing to celebrate the new season with than a poncho?  Hippie ponchos, so-called because of their ubiquitous presence in the alternative scene throughout the past several decades, are stylish fashion accessories that serve a variety

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10 Essentials to take to a Camping Music Festival

It doesn’t matter whether you are at a Summer music festival in Australia like Rainbow Serpent / Meredith Music Festival or a notoriously wet festival like Glastonbury we have put together a list for 10 essentials to take to a camping music festival that will not only make your festival easier but also more enjoyable. Now we’re not going to go through

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The Rise in Ponchos at Australian Bush Doofs

Recently we attended the 2014 Rainbow Serpent Festival held in Lexton Victoria, Australia. It is well regarded as the pinnacle of Australian ‘bush doofs’ if not of electronic festivals in Australia all together. It sees tens of thousands of people from all over the world flock to bushland Victoria to celebrate the arts, music, alternative lifestyle, indigenous culture, health & wellbeing,

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Hippie Clothing and the history of the Baja Jumper

In this article we take a look at hippie clothing/hippie clothes and the history of the Baja jumper. Hippie/Hippy is a term that originate in the 1960’s in California originating from the term ‘hipster’ and was originally used to define the beatnik generation, however in modern day it is generally used to describe people who live differently from the status

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