shop: the hambledon

Hurrah! Christmas starts here! First up on my ‘shop’ series is the wonderful, the lovely, the amazing treasure trove that is The Hambledon in Winchester.…

tigerlilly quinn shop and a giveaway

One of the first bloggers I stumbled across way back in 2011 was Fritha from Tigerlilly Quinn; I was pregnant with Daisy at the time,…

zigzag and zebra

You all know by now that I love championing independent designers, makers and shopkeepers; I’d much rather my hard earned pennies went to them than…

found: nancy straughan

One of the things I love the most about writing a blog is how many creative and talented people you meet; I originally started the…

found: peggy

I love supporting and promoting independent artists and makers, which was why I originally started the ‘Found’ series, and today I’ve got my favourite so…

the eternal maker

Somehow, and I don’t really know how, until last week I’d never heard of The Eternal Maker; I stumbled across them online by accident as…

found: love the sign

When I was younger, I was obsessed with clothes, and while I still love a good rummage in the charity shop or hunting around vintage…