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3 Festival Looks for Women: Hippy, Gypsy Tribal and Vintage

hippy-festival-womanIt’s never too early to start planning your festival outfits. And with tickets for our summertime favourites on sale now, we’re wondering whether to go hippy, gypsy tribal, vintage – or all three!
Festivals are challenging for the fashion-conscious – and a bit of planning works wonders.

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Hippy Campers – What’s Your Choice: Campervan, Caravan or Tent?

Hippy Camping‘Got to get back to the land and set my soul free’ – Joni Mitchell, Woodstock lyrics
It may be a touch chilly for camping here in the UK. But we can dream!
Whether you’re planning fabulous festival accommodation, your summer camping holiday or a glamping spot in the back garden, you’ll probably need to decide between a campervan, tent or caravan.
If you haven’t already chosen how you’ll camp this year, check out our guide to these fab hideouts, plus tips on how to decorate them, hippy-style…

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Hippy Dreadlocks and How to Care For Them

Hippy DreadlocksHippy’s – How to Care for your Dreads
So, firstly, congrats on your dreads and being able to pull them off! Now that you have your  hippy dreads you of course want to know the best way to care for them.
There are so many myths,  rumours and so, so many different websites telling you a million different ways to look after your hair.  We have investigated a little and found what we think to be the best and easiest way to look after your fabby dreads.

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The Magic of Mandalas

Hippy Mandala
By RaulFalco78 (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

What is a mandala?
Loosely translated, ‘mandala’, from the Sanskrit word ‘mandra’, means ‘circle’. But a mandala is so much more than a concentric pattern in pretty colours.
The most famous mandalas are probably the ones created by Tibetan monks from coloured sand (made from crushed semi-precious stones). But mandalas feature in a variety of cultures, including that of the Navajo people.

 

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Hippy/Pagan/Wiccan Wheel of the Year 2017

Hippy/Pagan/Wiccan Wheel of the YearThere are so many wonderful things for us to celebrate each year that sometime we find it helpful to have a little reminder of the festivities ahead. I mean of course, we all remember days and evenings out with friends and birthdays etc (most with the aid of calendars and smart phones these days) however there are so many other things to look forward to and to celebrate!

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