No Featured Image

Tuesday Talent – Annya 127

This week’s talent comes in the form of adorable illustrations by Annya 127, who I discovered on Etsy the other day. Her owl illustrations are gorgeous and tie in with my theme of Halloween at the moment, Twit twoo… Owls remind me of my childhood and sleepy car journeys home over the moor with a vague… Read more »

No Featured Image

Friday Faves – Up North

Well it’s official – we’re finally moving home!! My heart definitely belongs to Yorkshire, and as glad as we are to have experienced London we are completely ready to be going home and although a little scary cannot wait for the next chapter, and hopefully a better year to come. So to celebrate here are… Read more »

No Featured Image

Friday Faves – Lyrics

Following the closing ceremony for London 2012 last weekend and my Olympic withdrawal symptoms today’s top picks are all based on musical lyrics, as I choose what to listen on the way up North tonight: Vintage Designs Reborn – Beatles song pillow cover (feeling very proud to be British) Geezees Custom Canvas – Custom lyrics… Read more »

No Featured Image

Talent Tuesday – Happy Apple Bumblebee

As regular followers may have noticed, I’m getting into the swing of drawing animals at the moment, so when I stumbled across these gorgeous animal illustrations from Happy Apple Bumblebee I just had to share them. Here are my top 3 reasons to find out more: It’s not often you are able to buy originals… Read more »

No Featured Image

Sunday showcase – Go Go Gocco

After a creative day with a friend last week and having made some new gocco screens I’ve had a good week and seem to have found my creative mojo again so there will be lots of new clothes and design listed in my etsy and luulla shops over the next few weeks (if they don’t… Read more »

No Featured Image

Friday Faves – Medalists

What else could today’s theme be other than the Olympics?? Don’t get me wrong, I’ve been as frustrated as most Londoners with the disruption and extra cost, but I am excited about it now and can’t wait to watch the opening ceremony tonight and then get cheering on team GB, and looking out for my… Read more »

No Featured Image

Tuesday Talent – Kiki and Polly

Wow, the sun is actually shining as I write this, for those not in the UK who are confused by this – we have had months of rain and flooding and not a glimpse of sun so for us it actually feels like summer is finally here. This got me thinking that it’s the simple things that… Read more »

No Featured Image

Friday Faves – Twitter Friends

As my Friday Faves is about sharing some of my fave creators I’d like to say a big thank you to all my twitter friends, old and new, who have supported me in the last difficult year and kept me sane when housebound and bed ridden for several months. Today I’d like to share with… Read more »

No Featured Image

Tuesday Talent – Slice of pie

Our bad luck continues so I’m constantly on the look out for things to make me smile, and today I have found it in the form of some great yet simple cards by Slice of Pie Designs on Etsy. Here are my top 3 reasons to pop on over and take a look: What a… Read more »