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time to 'cwtch'

time to 'cwtch'

So the Danes may have clinched the word ‘Hygge’, which has recently caused a storm in the way we British like to chill out, entertain and hunker do...

September Calling

September Calling

Living in the Great British Isles means embracing all seasons. There are undeniable changes happening in the garden, and I am undeniably aware that...

Preparing to exhibit at CRAFT - Top Drawer

Preparing to exhibit at CRAFT - Top Drawer

The studio is very busy at this time of year. I love the buzz and there is nothing like a deadline to create that feeling. I am very excited to hav...

drawn to design

drawn to design

'Why draw?' This is a question I asked myself when applying to do a textiles course at university. At the age of 49, I had never really drawn anyth...

when a day begins....

when a day begins....

When a day begins like this you just know you have to go to the tiny island of Llandwynn (just off Newborough forest on Anglesey) for the day. Take...

colour palette

colour palette

I'm beginning to think about designing some new throws for autumn/winter 2017/2018. I've already started to think about weave structures and have b...

rockpool

rockpool

I must admit to being slightly obsessed with water, especially the way it changes colour, depending on what is underneath it and what the sky is do...

Island Inspiration

Island Inspiration

When I am surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty, either sitting on the pebble beach outside the cottage or watching the boats come in out of th...

Hygge at the cottage by the sea

Hygge at the cottage by the sea

Storm Doris has arrived and it's throwing a temper all around the house; lashing rain and sleet, swirling winds that feel like they are trying to f...