Getting Organised

  Its been a busy few weeks with lots of special celebrations. So I’ve spent the last few days getting organised ready to get back to work and get back knitting. I’m loving my new wooden weekly chalkboard with clips. Its perfect for helping to organise and prioritise tasks throughout the week. I’m also loving my new […]

Crochet Granny Square Blanket

Using cotton in shades of Mustard, Plum, Teal and cream I started to make a blanket using the granny square crochet technique. I completed the blanket yesterday. It was a very relaxing and enjoyable project, as the granny square pattern is so quick and easy to do. I wanted to complete the blanket with a fancy edge […]

Wedding commission

I have recently been contacted by a Bride to be asking if I can offer any wedding themed knitted items and if I would be willing to personalise them to match to the theme of her wedding. I am more than happy to explore this idea as this has given me the opportunity to create a wedding range sooner […]

Excited !!

Exciting times ahead. Today my new sewing machine arrived. I’m looking forward to trying it out and experimenting with it as it is an electronic machine and has a built in alphabet stitch as well as decorative stitches.

Christmas Event

Christmas Event

  Exciting News! Find us at St Martins House Leicester on 11th December 2016 at Craftisan Bay Christmas Fair. We will be selling Christmas products including Vintage bobbin Christmas trees, Christmas stockings and our knitted tree decorations. As well as a selection of our luxury scarves and snoods and accessories. So why not come along […]

Fireworks & Bonfire Night 2016

Fireworks & Bonfire Night 2016

For Bonfire Night this year I went to watch a local firework display with the family. I’ve always loved going to fireworks as it falls just days after my birthday. The display was continuous and included shooting rockets, gold spiralling fireworks, enormous displays of colour which were amazing. The different colours and shapes shown during the display were beautiful. This […]

Poppies; Weeping Window Caernarfon Castle

Poppies; Weeping Window Caernarfon Castle

On Tuesday 25th October I visited Caernarfon Castle to see the Poppies: Weeping Window Exhibition By Paul Cummins Artist and Tom Piper Designer. The Weeping Willow sculpture can be viewed at Caernarfon Castle from 11 October  to 20th November 2016. This is the first venue in Wales to host the sculpture specially to mark the centenary of […]

Inspirational Quotes

Inspirational Quotes

I love these Inspiration quotes I found recently and thought I would share them.  

Visual Inspiration

Visual Inspiration

I thought I would share with you some of my visual inspiration images. The images below were taken by myself at a local woods and at a nearby botanical gardens. I was draw to these plants and trees in particular because of their shape, colour and texture. These three things are things which I love to experiment with when working […]

New Studio

New Studio

I’m so excited to share with you my new studio space. I have spent the last few days sorting, moving and changing things around to create a bright and spacious new studio space to work in.