how the future will imagine now

I was having a conversation my friend who was telling me about London Mithraeum an archaeological discovery in London of the Roman era, nearly 2000 years ago. As she explained to me what she had learnt it prompted me to think of the similarities to two books I had read recently: The Power by Naomi…

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are you a book monster?

Do you have piles of books waiting to be read? These book monsters will conquer them in no time! I love making these little book monsters. They are all one of a kind and I’m using my tiny leather scraps for the appliqué and all hand painted. I hope they brighten someone’s reading, diary, planner…

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the importance of books

The threat of ‘books will become obsolete’ gets thrown around every time some new technology emerges. It feels safe to say that books are here to stay, maybe it’s the human nature of needing to tell stories? Of course the format has expanded, and in some ways become more inclusive. (eBooks, Kindle, audiobooks, not to…

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ok i am now on instagram

So I have resisted for a long time to not join instagram, but I finally caved… For me this will be a place where I try to merge my analog self to a digital presence, not sure exactly yet but the creative thinking process is the only thing that excites me about using this platform.…

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last market before xmas 2018

Looking forward to Urban Makers Christmas Makers Market, this will be my last event before Christmas – I’ll be here on Sunday 9th from 11pm-5pm. It’s at the Ecology Pavillion near Mile End station which is a beautiful space and a joy to be in! Check out all the wonderful makers across the two days…

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etsy made local christmas market at peckham, sunday 2nd december 2018

I’m busy preparing for this upcoming event next Sunday, it’s all weekend and loads of talented designer-makers so if you’re looking for special Christmas gifts head down next weekend from Friday until Sunday! I’ll be there on Sunday only 10-5pm x It will be at the Copeland Gallery Bussey Building, London SE15 3SN

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craft central winter market 16-18th november 2018

Life has gone by so fast this year, my last post was on summer arriving and now I’m doing my first winter market! It’s been truly great though, summer was amazing and work has been going bananas in a good way! If you’re around London this weekend, I’m at the wonderful Craft Central Winter market…

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summer is here!!!

Hello Sun, So lovely that you have arrived and shining down so brightly on us. Please stay awhile. Lot of love xx Are you enjoying this beautiful weather? I have been soaking it up on stunning walks in the countryside, I love how everything is lush and in full bloom!!! Seeing this beauty in nature…

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father’s day is coming up – 17th june

Father, dad, papa, daddy, pop, pa, old man, whichever way you chose to address this man in your life, remember its fathers day June 17th! Did your dad read bedtime stories to you? Impart wisdom? Like to give you random facts!? A bookworm? This is a great gift for daddy bookworm! And this is my…

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