News — gender neutral
"in order to be more sustainable, I have made the decision to reduce my colour palette, ensuring that all the colours available are gender neutral.... my colour palette is heavily influenced by my love of the outdoors, of simple things and particularly this year, my travels"
Christmas shopping….do you love it or loathe it? I love having the time to browse shops in search of the ideal gift for someone special. Sadly, where I live there is a severe shortage of the lovely independent shops that I can while away a few hours in, instead my town centre is full of the standard high street stores, which do have their benefits but since starting my own business, I have come to realise the importance of shopping small and showing support for independents. So with a lack of choice on my doorstep, this year it’s been great to do much of my shopping online supporting small brands, and I thought that I would share some of the treasures I have found.
The Mamahood aims to encourage mothers to meet, make, share, create, talk and trade together. It celebrates the transformative power of motherhood that enables women to unleash their creative potential and redefine themselves as entrepreneurs.
New Awakenings...The colour palette for Spring/ Summer 2018, and what inspires me.
Three Bears Yarn, is a supplier with great integrity and high ethical standards. All their products are produced here in the UK, where they collaborate with other great textile manufacturers, ensuring that the skills we have developed through the generations are kept alive and built upon. They work with UK spinners, English Fine Cottons, to produce some if the highest quality yarns that can be found. All yarns are dyed at their own Lancashire dye house.