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Little Birds and Pesky Packaging...

I’ve always been very conscious of the dilemma of packaging and pricing when working on things for the shop; I’ve written about how important I think it is to deliver parcels in such a way that it feels like you’re opening something special, personally I love to receive things that are prettily wrapped, even if it’s just brown paper and string… 415 more words

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I was unsure how to approach this post, or if I even intended to write about it all.  In this space, I try to balance being honest without getting into the details of my personal life, party because those details often involve other people, and I don’t think I have a right to mention them more than in passing, and also because I don’t think people want to read about the mundane or gloomy bits, I figure there are other blogs they might choose to for that, written by people who are more eloquent on the subject of ‘life’, it’s not why folk come here.   312 more words

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7 things that happen when you dye your hair pink

1. You become the idol of little girls everywhere

They think you’re a real life fairy.

2. People, generally, will stare

And it won’t be subtle. 126 more words

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Royal Doulton Fable Tablewear...

Super quick post to share my new crush…

Royal Doulton Fable Tableware.  As discovered whilst trying to find some new white crockery (oh how I wish M would like these…but I know he wont, so I’ll stick with white as I always do…besides it goes with everything that way I suppose) on the… 13 more words

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The Blind Leading the Blind

I thought I had a pretty good idea of what it would be like to lose my eyesight.

Sometimes at night when I need to go for a wee, I don’t bother to turn on the lights. 834 more words

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I Hear Thunder...

Today I’m sweating in the studio (nice image huh?!) as I do all the time in this crazy heat, whilst waiting for the thunder storms to come.   518 more words

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Tudor Boy....6?

I am pretty sure I never published this post showing the (final?) outing of the Tudor Boy costume and as it’s the end of the school year, now seems a good time to finish it and press the button.   577 more words

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