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ISLAND LIFE ~ Our beautiful muse Maddy & Glampervan Queen Amanda

ISLAND LIFE ~ Our beautiful muse Maddy & Glampervan Queen Amanda

When Dui first saw Maddy on Instagram she was instantly captivated by her smile and energy. Something about her immediately made Dui happy and she knew one day she’d have the perfect collection for Maddy to model.  So when our vintage themed 'Island Life' location shoot was created, Dui knew Maddy was the perfect addition alongside the gorgeous Glampervan 'Fern'. We caught up with the beautiful Maddy, and Amanda from Vintage Glampervans to ask them a few questions... Maddy, can you start off by telling our Boom community a little about yourself? “I’m 22 years old and studying a Bachelor of Arts at the...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ BOOM SHANKAR CELEBRATES SUMMER WITH CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNITY

ISLAND LIFE ~ BOOM SHANKAR CELEBRATES SUMMER WITH CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNITY

This summer we launch our new collection Island Life and we’re using this opportunity to celebrate some incredible friends and colleagues within our Boom community, of diverse ages, genders and cultural backgrounds, with a special focus on Pacific Island cultures within Australia. Continuing the Boom Shankar’s philosophy of cross-cultural co-operation and inspiration, we’re harnessing the power of social media to shine a spotlight on the valuable contribution Pacific Islander culture makes to life in Australia by featuring a range of talented artists, musicians, chefs, performers and journalists with Pacific Island heritage. “Throughout the last 26 years of designing Boom and...

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ISLAND LIFE ~ Dui’s beautiful muse & inspiration of this summer collection

ISLAND LIFE ~ Dui’s beautiful muse & inspiration of this summer collection

Do you ever wonder where designers get their inspirations from? Is it nature, art, fashion, or could it be from a single person. For Dui, this summer collection took an absolute turn the day she met Demi. “When I first met Demi I absolutely adored her. There was something about her energy… in fact everything about her.  She was the adopted daughter I wish I always had. She was beautiful and I think, it's not just about wearing clothes, it’s about letting your personality shine through.” ~ Dui  When Dui was searching through models trying to find the face for the Summer...

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A love note to our Victorians

A love note to our Victorians

  Dear Victoria, To all of those who are feeling the dread, sadness and anguish of the second wave lockdowns in Melbourne and surrounds, we want you to know, that from the bottom of our hearts here at Boom Shankar, we are with you and we love you.  We know this time around is different, but you're not alone. We are here to support you in any way we can, as we know that mental health and wellbeing may be lacking at a time like this.  We want to spread as much love, compassion and encouragement as possible as we know that...

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Meet Boom Babe, Mick

Meet Boom Babe, Mick

One of the things I love most about my job at Boom Shankar is the amazing people I get to meet and work with along the way. Most recently, I had the pleasure of meeting Mick, long time Boom fan and Aunty of our very own designer, Jane! Mick was kind enough to invite us into her unbelievably stunning home where we photographer herself along with Boom babes (whom you've met before), Jill and Jan.  A big thanks to Mick for allowing us into her home and for answering some questions for our blog. We hope you love it as...

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MEET SHAMITA : Talented performer with creative style, we're in love!

MEET SHAMITA : Talented performer with creative style, we're in love!

If you follow @boomshankarclothing on social media, then there's no doubt you've come across the gorgeous and incredibly talented Shamita (@anfractuous). Shamita was lovely enough to collaborate with Boom for our Rainbow and Moonlight collection where she styles the pieces to match her own style.  We had the pleasure of asking Shamita a few questions about her creative style and her career as a performer. We hope you enjoy xx   Please Introduce yourselves briefly and let our followers know the many wonderful and creative things you do! Hi there, I'm Shamita/ Sham. I wear many hats, but I'm mostly...

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