Posts from October 2013

Daddy Tree

October 30, 2013

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We are blessed to live right across the road from a really cool park with some amazing trees. There is one in particular that was lovingly named “Daddy Tree” by my children. It’s a fantastic climbing tree and has the most insane roots. We visit this tree every day for some climbing fun and I find myself energised whenever in this great tree’s presence.

On this beautiful saturday, fully adorned in mystical Haati Chai jewels and my new favourite dress,  I stepped outside ready to get into the car for the next adventure. Though strangely I was not drawn to travelling this day. I stopped for a moment, unsure of which direction to move in. As I took a few deep breathes and centred myself, I happened to glance across at Daddy tree and instantly I knew that was where I wanted to be. A place that continually energises me, and gifts me endless support and strength through it’s magical presence.

I hope this inspires you to open your hearts to the beauty surrounding you within your own neighbourhood….to take a nice slow stroll and discover your own wonders along the way.

So much love and gratitude,

Helen xx

Outfit Details

Dayita Handpiece, Rupal Headpiece ~ Haati Chai

Gypsy Rock Pyrite bracelets ~ Soul Makes Jewelry

Buddha’s Belt ~ Child of Wild

Embellished Maxi Dress ~ Witchery

All other jewellery is vintage

Subtle Luxury

October 15, 2013

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I love nothing more than to be comfortable in the clothes I’m in. And to feel luxurious as well. With this in between weather in perth I’m obsessed with oversized super soft sweaters and cardis for the cooler evenings. I’m also loving silky kimonos paired with camis that loosely hug your body and caress your skin so perfectly. I’ve recently discovered the most amazing label, Subtle Luxury, who make some exquisite pieces that ooze bohemian style, luxury and comfort. Spun scarves, silk kimonos, cashmere sweaters….in heavenly colours/patterns with subtle details that raise them to that next level. It’s my kind style for home and out and about town.

Here’s a collection of photos from the past week, from the comfort of my own home.

I’m also pleased to announce that Subtle Luxury are offering you all a chance to win one of their amazing spun scarves (pictured in the giveaway photo).


  1. Follow Subtle Luxury on both Facebook and Instagram
  2. Repost the giveaway picture on Instagram (see below)
  3. Follow and tag both @subtleluxury and @gypsylovinlight and hashtag #subtleluxurygiveaway when reposting the giveaway picture
  4. Make sure your profile is set to public so we can see your repost
  5. Entrants must be 18 years and over
  6. Winner will be drawn on Friday 25th October (Perth, WST)


Wishing you all luck! These are the most beautiful scarves ever!!

Here’s to feeling like a goddess at home, or anywhere for that matter, each and every day.

With love and gratitude,

Helen xx

Outfit 1

Lace cami, Spun sparkle scarf ~ Subtle Luxury

Harem Pants ~ Clover Fashion

Circle of Life Reversible disk charity necklace ~ Anna Beck Jewelry 100% of proceeds from Anna Beck go to supporting Bumi Sehat and the work of Robin Lim, an amazing, generous woman saving the lives of women and babies in Bali.

Around the world necklace ~ Penny For Your Thoughts Jewellery

Summer Fedora ~ Seed Heritage

Rings ~ Laura Shipp Jewellery, Ichu JewelleryHeart Majestic

Cuffs/Bracelets ~ Arrow DivineAlushia SanchiaThe Boho Bazaar

Outfit 2

Custom silk kimono ~ Subtle Luxury

Ajrakh bikini ~ Tigerlily

Emerald Agate necklace ~ Heather Gardner

Rings/Bracelets ~ Anna BeckSpell DesignsAlushia SanchiaSunaharaNikDreamer


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