The Salty Blog

Tips + tricks, sustainable alternatives, local legends, our thoughts + inspirations.
Good times. Collaborations. You’ll find it all below. Enjoy!

Meet The Maker : Rae Collected

Introducing, Ella the youngest creative in a long line of women within her family tree. This 24 year old Taurian channels her earth connection into her work, taking inspiration from the trees and the seas to craft beautiful ceramic pieces. […]

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Meet The Maker : Enviro Bren

If you, like us, had an abundance of time during iso, you’ve perhaps delved into the plethora of environmental docos available at the touch of button? Sir David Attenborough has been leading the way for decades as evident in his latest A Life On Our Planet. […]

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Shop Local This Christmas

Since the inaugural market season our salty souls have been working toward creating an ecologically sound event space which does more good than harm for the beautiful corner of the planet we gratefully call home. One ripple effect we were pleasantly blindsided by was the social change and community outreach our humble little market supports. […]

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Meet our local legend Ross, from Soul Boardstore!

Meet our local legend Ross, from Soul Board Store! Scarborough’s Soul Boardstore celebrates its 25th birthday this November, so we had a yarn with Ross, one of the Westcoast’s finest shapers in the business… […]

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Meet The Maker : Sofie Seyah

Meet the effervescent artist, mumma of two, marine environmental scientist and Summer x Salt veteran Sofie Seyah of Sofie Seyah Illustrations. Operating out of her home-studio Sofie create’s stunning ink and watercolour illustrations of marine life and the wonders found in the world’s oceans. Read on to find out a little more about this special maker… […]

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Meet the Maker : Karen, Pure Relaxation

Meet Karen, the conscious mind and gentle soul behind Pure Relaxation. Bringing a unique combination of coastal art and mindful workshops to the Summer x Salt season we are so lucky to have her as a part of our growing community. We caught up with Karen to discuss the new artworks coming out of her Scarborough studio, her future wellness retreats and mindful drawing workshops, and why we can all benefit from a mindful moment. […]

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Meet the Maker: The Be Kind Tribe

From an altruistic book and a scribbled design, @thebekindtribe was born. Nicole’s motivation stems from an innate need to give back in more ways than one, The business model not only centres around using purely sustainable materials, but all profits from the business are gifted to a rainbow of charities in need. The apparel is simple but it means something and TBKT hopes it means something to others. Let’s discover more about the salty soul championing the mission… […]

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Meet the Maker: Surf Aid Kits

Meet the awesome founders and salty legends Garret and Nick from Surf Aid Kits. These two mates started their business after encountering a couple of mishaps and injuries on their surf and travel adventures. Read on to find out more and be inspired about their frothy fun motto to every aspect of life! […]

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Meet the Maker: Dune Coastal

Meet the Maker: Dune Coastal Wear. Based in Dunsborough these guys design stunning beach and coastal wear using all-natural materials with earthy colours taken from the coastal vegetation, the beach and the horizon. […]

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