the brilliance behind the lens of these talented photographers.
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images on Handsome Citizens Instagram..

Photo by Stella Crick

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A Balinese child in costume awaits the start of a ritual ceremony to welcome "Nyepi", Bali's Day of Silence and the Hindu New Year, at Monumen Nasional in Jakarta Don’t go surfing on Nyepi. Let the Sea God Baruna have his solo session, and be stoked you’re in Bali, with all the tomorrows to go surfing. 

Tomorrow, 31st March 2014, is Nyepi Day here in Bali, the celebration of the Balinese New Year.
There are strict rules that are enforced on the Island where people may not leave their homes/villas/hotels, (even to surf or go to the beach) make noise, use electricity including lights, no work is carried out, shops are not open, the airport is closed for 24 hours, Bali seems to be empty.

But many surfers and beach lovers will be asking : Can you surf or go to the beach on Nyepi Day…?  
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Floating-Skateboard-Ramp-Lake-Tahoe-Dream-Big-California-Bob-Burnquist-10Professional skateboarder Bob Burnquist has skated on almost every surface imaginable. In 2013, when Visit California asked him to dream big and try something completely new, he and his team decided to build a ramp…that floats.
S K A T E B O A R D   R A M P 

Some figures for you : 300 man hours, 1,250 screws and 7,300 lbs later, the athlete’s dream surfaced over the crystal blue waters of  LAKE TAHOE.
Cool fact: during the shoot, a wet-suited snorkeler was at the ready to dive for Bob’s skateboard every time it went over the edge and into the big blue…☟

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We have fallen in love with the concept of new film
 S p i r i t  o f
A k a s h a 

celebrating 40 years since the
release of cult surf film
M O R N I N G  of the
The film which will capture our hearts again, with modern day surfer’s riding single fins, and its new soundtrack. Continue Reading →



IMG_4472Yoga in Bali – Desa Seni – Yogathon

Desa Seni held their fourth annual ‘Celebration of Life’ 12 hour yogathon this last Sunday in Canggu Bali. The event was organised with precision and their staff worked tirelessly to keep the sanctuary that is Desa Seni tidy, with never-ending mountains of coconuts being macheted open, and table-laden bowls of healthy food offered at lunchtime..
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— t u e s d a y  t u n e s —
by X A V I E R  R U D D   
Throwback to March 26th 2014,  we were super fortunate to witness this talented and inspiratonal crowd pleaser hold court at one of Bali’s most spectacular locations,  perched on a steep cliff 70 metres above the roaring Indian ocean.

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Ron Howard lives up to his reputation as one of Hollywoods most gifted Directors; delivering the riveting story of James Hunt, his rivalry with Niki Lauder during the 1976 Formula One season; his womanising and fast living lifestyle.
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Nostaligic for Retro Movies



If you were a kid of the 80’s you will remember these images from iconic movies of the time..’9 & a half weeks’, ‘The Outsiders’, ‘St Elmo’s Fire’, ‘About Last Night’, ‘The Blue Lagoon’ and ‘Grease’… take a nostalgic wander   ➷➷ Continue Reading →

Tuesday Tunes ~ “Rise” from the ‘Into the Wild’ Soundtrack ~ ‘Eddie Vedder’

eddie-veddereddie.lyrics.riseIts Eddie Vedders day of birth today, so we thought it only fitting to celebrate one of his tunes. ‘Rise’ from the Into the Wild soundtrack, one of our favourite movies, if you haven’t seen it…get onto it! ☟

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J i m i  H e n d r i x
born on November 27 1942, in Seattle Washington,
learned to play guitar as a teenager, and grew up to become a rock guitar legend who excited audiences in the 1960s with his innovative electric guitar playing. One of his most memorable performances was at Woodstock in 1969, where he performed “The Star Spangled Banner.” Hendrix died in 1970 from drug-related complications, leaving his mark on the world of rock music and remaining popular to this day.


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Sex and the City 15th Year Anniversary


Can you believe that it has been 15 years since we all became fixated by Carrie & her gang of elegantly attired girlfriends, & their antics around the NY Meatpacking District?  The fashion, the hair, the Louboutin’s, the sex-capades, the manhattans, roof-top bars & swanky restaurants.  First on our screens in 1998 & still in every girls heart to this day.  Some of our fav fashion inspired SATC images ⤹

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Chelada’s & more at La Zebra, Tulum Mexico



When at the beach in Tulum, Mexico make sure you visit La Zebra where you can stretch out under a coco palm with the sand between your toes Continue Reading →

Sara Winfield Artist

Sara Winfield Artwork.blue.eyes.fbookWe love, love, LOVE Sara’s Artwork!! 

Sara Winfield Illustrator & Artist Perth, Australia 

After a small stint studying fashion design, Sara Winfield, an emerging Perth illustrator and artist, gave in to the alluring and freeing nature that is painting. Continue Reading →

Kate’s 30th, Johnny Depp, Husband Jamie Hince & ‘only one Kate’

kate beautiful & damned party 30th 2004

kate moss beautiful and the damned partyKate Moss as usual, was so far ahead of the crowd & 9 years before the rest of us, with The Great Gatsby hype, that has seen a resurgence of 20’s inspired fashion.  Kate celebrated her 30th birthday in 2004 with a nod towards writer of The Great Gatsby »» Continue Reading →

“When the Power of Love overcomes the Love of Power, the World will know peace”
–  Jimi Hendrix

These incredible Resin works of Art,
are created by Shane Bowden :

“ Work is my therapy & drive. I don’t know anybody who loves painting & art as much as I do. It give’s me such pleasure with massive highs & low’s. I truly feel alive. It separate’s me from reality into not having to deal with the unnecessary shit that is thrust upon us in real life.”
Artist – Shane Bowden – BFA, MFA, AIPP
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.. & MORE Ryan Everson

….we can’t get enough of this guys Art!

About Ryan (web): Ryan Everson’s work is unlimited by materials and processes and examines emotional states, fame, fear of the unknown, sincerity and inward reflection, through solo work and collaboration..
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Light bulb moments

Do you suffer from F.O.M.O? (see the lightbulb picture of Missing Out) Maybe this Art by Ryan Everson speaks to you?

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PUNK met museumThe MET Gala

The Met’s spring 2013 Costume Institute exhibition, PUNK: Chaos to Couture, will examine punk’s impact on high fashion from the movement’s birth in the early 1970s through its continuing influence today. Featuring approximately one hundred designs for men and women, the exhibition will include original punk garments and recent, directional fashion to illustrate how haute couture and ready-to-wear borrow punk’s visual symbols.

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Handsome couple Gisele Bundchen & Tom Brady.
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