JOURNAL


Meet The Team: Scott Triana

From selling Bailey Nelson’s first sunglasses at the Bondi Markets, to managing our Paddington store in its early days, to his current position as ...
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Jen Sievers x High St

  At the foothills of the Waitakere Mountains in Auckland lives Jen Sievers; graphic designer, mother, abstract painter and the artist behind ou...
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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 embody this wholeheartedly. T...
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Meet The Team: Jacqui Heazlewood

You may have noticed a string of new Bailey Nelson stores cropping up recently. From High Street in New Zealand and Gertrude Street in Melbourne (...
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Flexmami

Unless you’re a total stranger to Sydney’s nightlife, have been actively avoiding social media or hiding under a media resistant rock for the past ...
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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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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 contemporar...
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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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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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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 smi...
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Luen Jacobs

If throwing parties, creating zines, playing Sydney’s DJ circuit and digging for new tunes at Triple J and FBi Radio sound like your idea of sweet...
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WalterG

Walter and George are real though. ‘The name [WalterG] comes from our grandfathers, Walter and George. They both passed away within a...
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Meet the Team Vol. 6

Phuong is our superstar optometrist down in Adelaide, at the Rundle Mall boutique. Come for a whirl through 12 questions for volume 12 of our 'Mee...
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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 he...
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Meet the Team vol. 5

Andrew didn’t have a burning desire to be an optometrist, when he started studying in the mid-1990s, but a talent for maths and a family backgroun...
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Meet the Team Vol. 4

Shub (short for Shubhneet) is the exuberant optometrist at Bailey Nelson Ponsonby. She sat down on a quiet January afternoon to talk with the Jour...
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How Not to Lose Your Glasses on NYE

You're on a cruise It’s hot. The ocean breeze is freshest when you lean just a little bit over the railing. The sunglasses were a bit loose and on...
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Market Time: Ponsonby and The Factory Market

Yeah, there’s something special about markets. It’s where we let our hair down. You can’t have a bad time with so many craftsmen, artists and desi...
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Style Guide: The Windsor Collection

Forgive the forthcoming history lesson, but we’re really passionate about round metal eyewear. Invented in 1880, round metal frames remained popu...
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