Archive | 2010

DEC(ORATE) THE HALLS

Phewww…I made it to Christmas! Hall is decorated, turkey dinner eaten and many presents opened…oh and a lot of Baileys consumed. I can now look forward to a New Year and concentrate on all things fabric. Yipeeeee.

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THREADS OF FEELING EXHIBITION

I had big plans on Wednesday. I was going to drop Ding Dong off at Nursery in the afternoon and head up to London on the train for both the signing of Orla Kiely’s new book ‘Pattern’ at Selfridges and  to visit ‘Threads of Feeling’ at the Foundling Museum. Unfortunately the all- consuming house renovation […]

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DESIGNING THE 1950’s & 1960’s

I’m still exploring Bournemouth – well it’s only been 7 weeks so there is still lots to see. The other day I visited a little second hand book store near my home; I always like to see if they have any old fabric books to help with researching my fabrics. Unfortunately in this particular book […]

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VERA TEXTILES

  I was at a little market early this morning and couldn’t believe my luck when I picked up some gorg placemats designed by Vera textiles. I discovered the many beautiful designs produced by Vera last year whilst browsing images on the Vera Textiles group on Flickr.  I was just blown away by the a-maz-ing […]

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