nine days | march... [part one]


it has been a large month on instagram, probably my most engaging and enjoyable bunch of photos. i reached 250+ followers and due to the amount of pictures and the responses to them, this month i'll be featuring two lots of nine days... march part one


1. this unassuming lane way houses the studio of one of australias most celebrated fashion designers; akira isogawa[33]
marrickville | nsw | australia | mar 01 

2. i was privileged to work alongside stylist megan morton at a beautiful home in east sydney.  this stunning view was the backdrop for designer rugs latest designer collaboration with fashion designer camilla franks. [39]
vaulcuse | nsw | australia | mar 04 

3. on a weekend exploration, i came across this urban ruin. a local thought i was nuts after he asked why i was taking the picture. i told him it was "beautiful, full of texture and history...". he maybe right? [28]
port kembla | nsw | australia | mar 09

4. this is my home office desk. the light is gorgeous in the afternoon, the orange flowers pop surrounded by all that white[43]
my place | nsw | australia | mar 10

5. march proved to be more like summer than the start of autumn. this picture of a surfer coming in at the last light, makes me appreciate more how good it is to live by the sea[45]
north wollongong | nsw | australia | mar 11

6. a wrong turn welcomed this chance picture of a quintessential old man; with briefcase  walking stick and hat on his way home[25]
thirroul | nsw | australia | mar 16

7. my most popular picture i've posted on instagram. blue and green should always be seen[59]
jamberoo | nsw | australia | mar 17

8. sunday morning ocean swim. i'd like to say i participated but the thought of swimming around those cliffs, makes my stomach turn. sharks!! [33]
coalcliff | nsw | australia | mar 24

9. i love my super dark blue walls, so dramatic in the evening[41]
my place | nsw | australia | mar 29

all photos © christine mcdonald | state of joy 2013

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