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#Blogboost 9 – Luulla

It’s another Luulla day today, and I’m struggling to choose my categories nevermind my top 3 shops from them, but after much deliberation here are my fave 3 sellers form the crochet and knitting section after getting a fab knitted jumper from my grandma: Mary Jane’s Tearoom – Anika and Bo PDF pattern (It’s a… Read more »

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#Blogboost 8 – Luulla

As I’m having a blue day today I couldn’t help browsing Luulla’s fab shops to cheer me up so here are some more of my faves from the supplies category as my mind wonders off to a happy creative place: Ayarina – Ninja turtle buttons (I’m always up for customising clothes, and these would be perfect on… Read more »

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#Blogboost 7 – Luulla

I can’t believe Monday has come round again already, and I have to admit today isn’t a particularly good day so my fave Luulla choices today are from handmade dolls and miniatures as they’re so cute they cannot help but make me smile: Gingermelon – Little Ellie pattern (Today is not a good day to… Read more »

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#Blogboost 6 – Luulla

As our plan is to have a relaxed Sunday (ok, so most of my days could be considered that at the moment as I can’t get out of the house very easily on my crutches) today’s Luulla faves are from Bath and Beauty: Simplicity cosmetics – Vegan tinted lipbalm (I’m all for any cosmetics that… Read more »

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#Blogboost 5 -Luulla

Now I’ve started choosing my top 3 items from each category on Luulla I am on a roll, and can’t resist browsing the other fab shops even if it’s a difficult decision to choose just 3! So today’ faves are from the Accessories section: Galactytes – Retro camera pack, 4 pin back buttons (Love these illustrations,… Read more »

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#Blogboost 4 – Luulla

I have been selling on Folksy now for 2 years and there are things I love, the main being that it is UK based, and things that I am falling out of love with but I will continue to stock my shop as I believe in supporting British handmade and independent businesses. However, I decided… Read more »

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#Blogboost 2 – Musical inspiration

Now we’ve returned back to London it’s time to get into a routine and back to being creative as much to distract from the pain as the fact that I can’t sit and do nothing. I had my first physio session of the year this morning, which wasn’t as bad as I was expecting and… Read more »

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#Blogboost 1 – Happy new year

Let’s start with Happy New Year! New year, new aspirations and new challenges lie ahead so here’s my first adventure (notice it’s not a ‘resolution’) to write the equivalent of one blog each day in January inspired by a tweet about #blogboost from Creativesque. Admittedly I’ve missed the first 2 days so will have to catch… Read more »

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Get well soon fabric…

Well I’ve been out of hospital a week now, and am on the slow road to recovery despite the pain. I won’t bore you with the trials and tribulations of my operation, complications in recovery and return home but I’m feeling a little sorry for myself. I’ve tried creative distraction techniques to forget the pain,… Read more »