JOURNAL


Ngaio Parr

Whether she’s illustrating ice-creams, designing books or organising large-scale events for creative women, Ngaio Parr is a creative all-rounder wi...
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Nawato

If there’s one thing we love here at Bailey Nelson, it’s well-crafted, high-quality designs – and Sydney label Nawato embodies this wholeheartedly....
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Our Craft: Optical Lens Quality

If you haven’t taken the time to read an encyclopaedia about eyewear, chances are you might find the whole “choosing the right lenses” thing a bit...
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Sam Harvey - Atomic Coffee Roasters

What do Bailey Nelson, coffee and country-wide road trips have in common? Well, thanks to New Zealand-based Atomic Coffee Roasters, we’re playing a...
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The Ladies Network

You might be easily deceived into thinking that The Ladies Network is a lucrative creative agency judging by its 50K strong social media following,...
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Elliott Routledge x Bailey Nelson

At Bailey Nelson, we’re pretty big fans of individuality - so who better to bring our Newtown store to life than Elliott Routledge, a contemporary...
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TomMarkHenry

The name TomMarkHenry may evoke images of a dapper businessman, but the Sydney-based interior design and architecture firm isn’t run by one, or eve...
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Sam Fitzsimmons - Broad Bean Cafe

Rich browns and warm hues give the cafe a sense of homeliness on even the gloomiest Melbourne day. I was welcomed with wide eyes and even wider s...
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Our Craft: Core Values

We’re huge fans of acetate. As a natural, flexible material it can be moulded to suit any face shape but when it gets hot, acetate feels the heat...
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Our Craft: Riveted Hinges

Above: A rivet is carefully hand hammered through the acetate arm of a Bailey Nelson frame.  What do the two metal dots on our glasses mean? Ar...
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ACME

Sydney’s epicurean scene has been through some tumultuous years, but ACME, a restaurant serving Italian Asian fusion dishes, has thrived. We spoke ...
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Our Craft: The Bailey Nelson Process

Castiglione Olona is a small town in the Italian province of Varese. This village is home to Mazzucchelli 1849, the family run business p...
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Style Guide: Browline Glasses

Designed to mimic natural eyebrow shapes, the aptly named 'browline' can be identified by a thick upper section (usually made of acetate), thin m...
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Our Craft: Sun Lenses

Our sunglasses aren’t just designed to look the part – they're a functional tool to protect one of the most vital organs; your eyes.  You probably...
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