Entering 2018 as a family of four will see undoubtedly seem more laughter, tears and love, but hopefully there will be more creative time, sketching and sewing too.
As a thank you for your support I am offering 10% off my Etsy shop this week, and 50% of all sales will be going to Refugee START
Introducing the newest Accidental Vix model, and thanking a few sewing friends along the way.
We used some family time to be creative with our Easter presents this year… pet rock rabbits and chocolate eggs of course!
When our studio was finally finished, the first thing to go up was our custom shelving, designed by me and made by hubby old scaffolding boards
A quick recap of pushing myself out of my comfort zone for a live sketching session at Leeds Corn Exchange for The Great Yorkshire Shop
I never need an excuse to send pretty post but when I saw the Secret Valentine Exchange on Instagram on the day it closed for entries I knew I had to sign up
Some creative inspiration despite the -1ºc temperature at the Magic Lantern Festival, Leeds
A recent holiday was the start of me trying to get back into sketching, and feeling very rusty
Time to get back to showcase some of my favourite indie designers/makers for the first Tuesday Talent of the year with Sean Mort Print Shop
Izabela Peters fabric
Exciting farm themed fabric post today from Izabela Peters, I just need to decide what to sew with it now
My new range of Pop T’art illustrations has arrived, with more to follow soon…
I’d love your feedback on which colourway is your favourite so I can choose the final design to enter into the Fabric8 contest.
The start of my journey to create a fabric design for the Fabric8 contest, with a ‘botanical sketches’ theme
A few cute photos of my son modelling my makes to brighten up a Monday
Yorkshire is our Wonderland
The new ‘Yorkshire in Wonderland’ themed exhibition is now on at Just Makers, RHS Harlow Carr and I’m pleased to be alongside lots of great designers and makers
Happy Birthday Harry
Happy 1st Birthday to my gorgeous cheeky, bright and bubbly boy
Not-so-sunny 1st birthday celebrations
My son’s 1st Birthday Party wasn’t very sunny but it had lots of handmade touches including his cake and outfit
Just Makers by the sea
Still time to see the Harlow by the Sea exhibition at RHS Harlow Carr which finishes today, here are some of my faves from other designers