Favourite things for Christmas

Christmas is my favourite time of the year. I love decorating the house (we have 5 trees!) Drinking mulled wine and watching Christmas movies. So i have put together some other things that Im loving this year as well. Everyone has a sweet tooth at Christmas and these look even better because their mini !…

Christmas craft time!

So this week i saw the coca cola advert for the first time and that means only one thing… christmas is here! I keep seeing loads of people pinning amazing looking crafty things for christmas and so i thought id give it a go myself. I thought a wreath would be a good place to…

Handknitting can make a profit !

Today on the Business of Fashion there is an article about Wool and the gang, a company that creates handknit designs and their own knitting kits. They have put together a new scheme in which they get people to knit up their garments at home for them and then sell them online to others. Its…

Featured Designer: Eliza Joan

I was very lucky this week to be able to talk to Rebecca who owns Eliza Joan. Eliza Joan sells amazing crocheted necklaces that are unique and add an extra touch to any outfit. I’ve already got my order in ! Please check out Eliza Joan at http://www.elizajoan.co.uk How did you get started?



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Good Night, Day

Good Night, Day is a Canadian knits label independently run by Tara-Lynn Morrison, the brand’s sole founder, designer, and knitter. I came across the site a few months ago and loved the collection which is made from high quality fibres and looks stylish and cosy at the same time. Check out Good Night, Day at…

Featured Designer: Yellowbearwares

This week I got the chance to get an interview with Claire who is the owner of Yellow bear wares. Claire creates beautiful pieces of jewellery from old knitting needles which look amazing. It’s a great way to show off your crafty side in a stylish way. She has a range of rings and bracelets…

The finishing touch

I’m not normally one for accessories, I tend to keep the same things on each day and always forget to change them. But recently I keep finding some really nice pieces in the shops and have started to remember to add that statement necklace to finish off my outfit. So i started looking into different…

How to craft up your craft stall!

Yesterday on pinterest boden posted their photos from a press day thay they had and it looked amazing. And it got me thinking about how to make a craft stall stand out from the others at a fair. Sure the products that you sell will hopefully get attention but its always good to make your…

Kaffe Fassett exhibition

On my trip to London I visited the Fashion and Textile museum to see the Kaffe Fassett exhibition. The place was full of all of his colourful knits and embroidery. It was amazing to see his work up close and he really uses colour in the best way. Everything was so well done and its…