A Mug full of Snowdrops


Each year I eagerly look forward to the appearance of the drifts of snowdrops that appear across the banks and hedgerows of the lanes around our village.  They are so cheerful and brave, not caring that the days are still cold, damp and grey. I love to bring the ones from my garden indoors, not too … [Read more...]

There’s always one …


There's always one .... and it's always Daisy!  Although Daisy has the sweetest, happiest, most loving nature, she has to be the clumsiest dog I've ever owned.  She has been known to trip over her own front paws and land on her nose, is totally unco-ordinated and has the most peculiar gait - rather … [Read more...]

Meet the Maker: Avalon and Misty


I'm so loving these extra "Meet the Maker" interviews here on the blog, and today I'm delighted to introduce you to the very talented Avalon and Misty Who combine freehand machine embroidery and applique to create the most delicate and yet striking pieces of textile art.  Thank you for … [Read more...]