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Natural Colours for Wool Cushions

Just wanted to share these with you as they so beautiful.

These lovely cushions were made by one of our guild members from the Middle Essex Guild. 45 more words

In which Sieste the cat learns to share the hassock. Sort of.

Long, long ago, I told you (here, in fact) about how the Manse needed a hassock, an oddball object that was unavoidable in North American households in the middle of the 20th century (including here in… 491 more words

14. Hergest Designs Ltd

My featured business is… Hergest Designs Ltd!A “Quintessentially British” business producing handmade handbags, woollen blankets and steamer trunks!

Growing up in Kent, the founder and Creative Director of Hergest Designs Ltd, Elinor Fielder uses inspiration of a traditional English lifestyle to incorporate into her range of bags, blankets and steamer trunks. 133 more words


One family's story told, and local history comes alive

Today I want to tell you about a family-history project that has an extremely close connection to the Queensborough area, and that I consider not only an example but an inspiration. 944 more words

Gray Gardens

More gray skies in Seattle this week, but I like to counter that by adding pops of color to my outfits. Despite the gray, the immaculately manicured landscaping of Seattle provides a beautiful backdrop. 47 more words