Food

How to eat vegan while travelling

An easy guide to eating vegan when travelling! Healthy plant-based tips for travellers embracing remote living from ethical graphic designer Rebecca Hawkes

Travel and ethical can sometimes verge too close to the realm of opposites. But when it comes to eating a vegan diet while travelling, you may be surprised to hear how easy it can be. In my own day to day routine I try to consciously make a difference whenever I get the option. This …

Eating sustainably in Copenhagen

Eating sustainably in Copenhagen | Kost in Vesterbro | by Rebecca Hawkes

Denmark, stands out with a reputation and perception of sustainability. The Danes were born with a bike between their legs, windmills on their coastline and organic food filling the lunch plates in schools. In recent years they have become known for the lengths they go to make organic and eco friendly sourced products the staple …

The simple things

The simple things | Sustainably living the graphic designer life by Rebecca Hawkes

We all have those things that get us through the day as well as making it infinitely better. Simple and easy things. The type of things you have dedicated so little time thinking about because they fit so seamlessly into your routine. Sometimes it is the simple things that free your mind up to focus …

London’s Calling

From Amsterdam to London. The city on my passport but also a city on my homecoming still feels a little like a mystery. London is so large and is ever changing that I feel like a new gem is waiting around the corner for me. Even in the dirtiest or in what appears to be …

Caffeine & Wifi | Oslo Grünnerløkka

One of the best techniques I work into my work week is to get out of the house. As a freelance graphic designer I spend endless hours staring at a screen, quite often in sweatpants and worn out t-shirts (and yes I work mainly with fashion clients!). This can lead to getting ‘all up in …

Week in Pictures 31.12.13

Time to fill this blog post with two weeks of celebrations before the new year really gets into its flow and Christmas becomes an alcohol fuelled blur. Over the past two weeks I have been lucky enough to celebrate in both Oslo and London, delighting and indulging in both cultures traditions and food. This year …

Week in Pictures | Copenhagen Edition

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of visiting my friend and talented designer, Mariapia Mineo (You may remember her from the cookbooks I shot here and here) at her apartment in Copenhagen. This city captured my heart a while ago and this trip only strengthened it. Somehow Copenhagen has a way of putting …

ON | food

Image Sources (From Top to Bottom, Left to Right) | Unknown, w-u-n-d-e-r, Peanut Butter Pretzel Bars from Top with Cinnamon, Urbaani Fusikka, Omega Berry Bowl from Earthsprout Welcome to a new segment! Like most people I am living, thinking person and quite often I’d like to share these thoughts. So here we have ‘On..’ a …

Week in Pictures | Roadtrip Special 24.07.13

Get ready for a picture heavy post! I never realised how many pictures I take while on holiday…a few hours later sifting through iPhone snaps, digital and snapping my polaroids and then editing over 100 images, I fully appreciate the more ‘minamalist’ approach. Why so many pictures? Well with an 8 day trip across Norway …

Week in Pictures 2.07.13

I am starting to think that I might need to photograph people more for these “week updates”. Yes I am a fashion photographer but I’m seeing a pattern in the amount of food, street art and flowers showing up on my Instagram feed. In some ways I feel like I cannot help it. When life …