Our best laid plans………

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What do they say about best laid plans? At Bamboo Monkey, we are very lucky to have customers who not only purchase for themselves, but also family and friends. A recent repeat offender actually purchased some for a mate in Vietnam and sent us the note below! Message Body: Hi Edwina, Thanks again for your prompt service on my ...

Bamboo Monkey walks with the homeless.

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Ever had to go more than a day without a shower? Imagine living on the streets, where all your efforts are directed towards staying safe, staying warm and getting a decent feed. Then someone like Josh Wilkins comes along. Josh is a passionate individual, seriously invested in real outcomes for the homeless on the streets of Melbourne ...

A Chimply Fabulous collaboration.

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With the month of October, comes the start of spring, an absolute explosion of colour, that jumpstarts the senses, brushing away the lethargy of a cold cold winter. Having recently purchased a little stone cottage up near the goldfields, totally off grid, and in need of a lot of TLC, it has been beautiful to visit and see this ...

a little local press…

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I have to say ... I love living in St Kilda! Even though it is quite a large suburb, has an incredibly diverse and eclectic population, it has such a wonderful sense of community. A few weeks ago, Holly McKay from the local suburban newspaper "The Leader" contacted me, to say she really wanted to run ...

Our Local Heroes

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Sometimes during life, someone will say something, or you will read a line, that truly resonates, a line that stays deep in your subconscious and often springs to mind like a faithful friend. For me that someone, was my wonderful "Gran". A feisty, independent woman, who lived her life in Wagga, a large country regional city ...

The most exciting moment is when you see someone wearing one of your styles – and loving it!

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I recently received these photos!! A HUGE shout out to Mandy Griffith's.  Not only was she instrumental in discovering our fledging Bamboo Monkey project on pozible and inviting us to enter a competition which catapulted our project from obscurity to notoriety, but she also loves buying her Dad bamboo socks! Wearing our maxi-one - she just looks sensational ...

Step 5 – the range arrives.

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After what seems forever the range arrives!  We spent a wonderful day, shooting the range for the website. Playing with angles, outfits, and hairstyles.  The funny thing is..... when you are so caught up in the day to day and rushing around, it is so easy to forget that it all started out as just an ...