DREAM SISTER | ELLIE KING

Back in the old days of Sister, we used to share a studio with Melbourne design heroine, Ellie King. Ellie's sassy ambition and all round hustling is contagious you just wanna share every possible Rose' and chicken & chips with her. 

Full name: Elena June King but call me Ellie

 

What does work mean to you and what do you do?

Work means making art and selling secondhand clothes

 

Tell us a dream you’ve made come true?

Having my own baby in the form of a dog called Coco

 

How do you unwind?

Drinking wine with my friends and going to the op shop to uncover some hot ticket items

 

How do you wind up?

Drinking wine with my friends and talking trash 

 

What can friends count on you for?

Some gossip and second hand presents 

 

What does the word sisterhood mean to you?

Good women looking after each other and sticking together to achieve great things 

 

What does your dream house look like?

Something small and cosy with big windows and a great vegetable garden 

 

What’s baking in your oven/ Specialty? 

Vegetable lasagne!

 

Favorite food?

1/4 chicken and chips

 

Describe your favorite piece of clothing and why?

A pair of vintage high waisted wool woven cropped trousers that I wear pretty much every day.... 

 

How do you keep a healthy mind, body and soul?

Keeping busy with lots of projects on the go, try and not eat junk every day and only smoke 2 cigs a week.

 

Your most memorable holiday?

I love home holidays the best, ones when you can just stay in bed watching movies and eating food with nothing else you should be doing. I love travelling but getting home is always the best part! If you had to push me I'd say Paris because it was like the movies

 

Ocean or desert? Woah neither can I say city?

Apertiff or digestiff? Aperitif

Sunrise or sunset? Sunrise

Dance party or dinner party? Dinner party

Favorite smell? Wonderwood!

 

What’s on your bedside table?

Lamp and rings 

 

The first album you ever bought is…?

Aqua

 

What are you listening to now?

Bjork - debut 

 

One or two things you want to do before you leave earth?

Go in a helicopter and learn to drive so I can go on a road trip around America !

SISTER