HUNTING. GATHERING. MAKING.
THE GOOD STUFF.

About We Are Scout

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We Are Scout is a new lifestyle blog and joint collaboration by Australian bloggers Lisa Tilse (formerly the red thread) and Rebecca Lowrey Boyd (formerly Wee Birdy).

Lisa and Rebecca have been blogging for a combined 13 years, along with many years experience in the magazine, publishing and design industries.

Based in Sydney, both Lisa and Rebecca offer an expert global view with a distinctly Australian voice and focus.

WHO IS WEE BIRDY?
REBECCA LOWREY BOYD
EDITORIAL DIRECTOR, WE ARE SCOUT

Wee Birdy was founded by Rebecca Lowrey Boyd in London 2007, and captured the attention of a global audience obsessed with shopping, fashion, design, interiors, style, travel and beauty.

The Sunday Times and The Australian selected Wee Birdy as one of the ‘Top 100 Blogs in the World’, and it also made Times Online’s ‘Best 50 Design Blogs in the World’. Wee Birdy has featured in dozens of international magazines, including British Vogue’s Secret Address Book.

A journalist with 17 years’ experience, Rebecca was the editor of some of Australia’s leading women’s magazines including Cosmopolitan Bride, Cosmopolitan Hair & Beauty, Cosmopolitan Pregnancy and Bride to Be.

In London, Rebecca freelanced as a journalist and social media consultant and was appointed Deputy Shopping & Style Editor at Time Out London.

Rebecca has been invited to speak at various blogging, design and craft industry events over the years, and has been interviewed for many print, radio and television stories.

She is recognised as an international style influencer, and is an official tastemaker for Etsy and GREAT.ly.

Rebecca is passionate about books, birds, mid-century design and occasionally makes pom-poms.

Connect with Rebecca on:
Twitter: twitter.com/wearescoutblog
Facebook: facebook.com/wearescoutblog
Instagram: instagram.com/we_are_scout_weebirdy
Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/wearescout

WHO IS THE RED THREAD?
LISA TILSE
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, WE ARE SCOUT

Designer, crafter and maker Lisa Tilse established her blog, the red thread, in 2008.

Her discerning curatorial eye and passion for living a creative life has attracted a loyal global following.

Lisa’s inimitable work, creative DIY craft projects and of-the-moment style have been picked up and championed by many of the world’s leading design sites and over 40 international magazines.

the red thread featured inspirational finds in interiors, homewares, design and art, together with Lisa’s contemporary design-led craft tutorials. It was voted one of Australia’s top 5 ‘Creative and Home’ bloggers in the Kidspot Voices Awards 2013.

Lisa holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Visual Communication – Design, and has over 20 years’ experience as a graphic designer and magazine art director in Sydney and London. She is also an established fabric designer and artist.

Lisa is recognised as one of Australia’s most respected and influential voices in contemporary craft and design.

When she’s not making things Lisa likes to visit galleries, ride her bike and eat gelato. But not at the same time.

Connect with Lisa on:
Twitter: twitter.com/wearescoutblog
Facebook: facebook.com/wearescoutblog
Instagram: instagram.com/we_are_scout_lisa
Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/wearescout

CONTACT

Rebecca Lowrey Boyd
Editorial Director
We Are Scout
rebecca[at]we-are-scout.com

Lisa Tilse
Creative Director
We Are Scout
lisa[at]we-are-scout.com

POSTAL ADDRESS:
We Are Scout
PO Box 489
Hornsby NSW 1630
Australia