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A right retro rediscovery

Oooh I love the vintage kitchenalia I found buried deep in a box at the back of a cupboard at my boyfriends parents house! I’d forgotten all about them and it was like Christmas all over again when they were found! I remember buying them with D-fran from charity the shops in Norwich (the best charity…

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B is for…

…Book! Merry New Year everyone, I hope you all had a magical Christmas time and filled yourselves with copious amounts of mince pies! I’ve been neglecting my blog (and the rest of the world) a bit because I’ve been very busy working on my new book. Making, writing, designing and looking for wonderful illustrators to…

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Southbank Window Display

(Brand Spanking) New Range!

Available to buy at the Southbank Centre shop in London For more info about the Boost Launch from Confessions of a Design Geek see here confessionsofadesigngeek.com

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You’re my cup of tea

I’ve had such an amazing time during the Boost process and I’ve learnt such a lot about UK manufacture. It’s been a huge learning curve, learning to take a step back and having to rely on others isn’t easy when it’s your own work involved, I’ve had to make compromises a few times, which was…

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Boost

Hello!  I’ve been very busy these last few months, becoming a member of the Princes Trust and working on a collaboration with the Southbank Centre. They’re running a scheme called Boost, in partnership with the Observer and with the support of Cockpit Arts. They’re working with 6 new designers including myself to launch a product…

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And they called it Poppet love…

If you haven’t already discovered My Poppet for yourselves, then you’re missing out! A girl after my own heart, craft blogger extraordinaire Cinti talks about all things handmade, she also runs an online shop where you’ll find a treasure trove of handmade and vintage goodies, including her gorgeous make your own vintage bunting kit which was featured in…

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Jigsaw Exhibition: Chloe Owen has it… All Sewn Up

What? Chloe Owens has it… All Sewn Up Exhibition Where? Jigsaw Spitalfields, 11 Lamb Street, Old Spitalfields Market, London, E1 6EA When? 15th February and will run for a month If you go down to Jigsaw today, you’re in for a big surprise… Welcome to an enchanted wilderness in the heart of London. Textile artist…

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