Hiding in Plain Sight: Brighton Station

Travelling is a strong theme woven throughout vintage bodhi. Whether it involves travelling back to the past through some interesting artifact or taking a journey to a new locale in order to see how there differs from here, exploration is a conduit to knowing what we are by identifying elements of ourselves in something different. … Continue reading

Mapping the Past

This week I’ve been thinking about why old maps hold such a fascination for me. Any time I see one aged 50 years or more, I have to stop in my tracks and stare at it for at least a few moments. This inevitably results in an annoyed husband looking at his watch, but there’s … Continue reading

Brighton Vintage Wedding Fair

Something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue. This checklist is a “must” for many brides-to-be, and for me, the trickiest one to nail down was the “something blue”.  I ultimately scrapped this checklist in the end, opting for a simple beach wedding sans something blue. Though I suppose you could count the Hawaiian … Continue reading