A Little Retail Therapy…

bali is called the 'island of the gods' and it is also known as a 'shopper's paradise'.there certainly are a lot of shops everywhere… but it seems that most of them sell more or less the same things. but occasionally we come across a shop that is different.

here are a couple of things i just couldn't resist: we found this beautiful little shop in ubud that specialises in plant-dyed clothing and i bought a mossy-green hand-spun and -woven poncho/shawl/top…

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i wore it last night when we went out for dinner, along with my new laptop bag, which is the opposite of natural and plant-dyed, but so cute with the bright retro image of two balinese ladies on a scooter…

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here are the links for two other shops i love in bali:

biasa for beautiful italian designed linen, cotton and silk clothing

paul ropp for some out there colourful silk clothes

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