December 17, 2009

Modern Hippies of the Month

What we like about Modern Hippie Magazine is that it takes two terms that get thrown around a lot, breaks them down, and takes them back. We'll be honest, in Kentucky, even the hippie-est of us all don't always embrace the term because more often than not it's used in a derogatory way. We were thrilled when Ellie Campbell of Modern Hippie Magazine interviewed us for this article, and appreciated her giving us a trip back to the dictionary to think about these words and their role in our lexicon:

modern “of, pertaining to contemporary styles of art, literature, music, etc., that reject traditionally accepted forms and emphasize individual experimentation and sensibility”

hippie “a person, who rejects established institutions and values, seeks spontaneity, direct personal relations expressing love, and expanded consciousness…

Indeed, we can embrace being Modern Hippies, and appreciate Modern Hippie Magazine naming us and Naturaleza Organic Jewelry Modern Hippies of the Month!

Read on for the full interview...

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