I’ve been obsessed with bumblebees lately. OBSESSED. Ever since reading A Sting in the Tale, I’ve been boring anyone who’ll listen with facts. Like, did you know they sense the length of time that’s passed since another bee visited a particular flower and only visit it if it will have had time to refill with … More Inspiration: Bumblebees
It’s no great secret around here that I love my cat … Or that I’m rather quickly morphing into a crazy cat lady. So be it. Kiri’s only lived with me for two months, and I can’t believe how much I love her! Best. Decision. Ever. Now, I know I’m not alone in my enthusiasm, … More The crazy cat lady’s guide to Etsy
I’m working on a little sewing project for a friend. How beautiful and creative are these images??
Aaaaaaages ago, when I swore off shopping on the High Street, I thought I’d be filling the blog with images of all awesome new things I was buying from independent makers. Life (particularly moving into my own place) kind of put a spanner in that plan, with lots of other things using up my money … More Handmade roundup
I love Pinterest as much as the next person, but the combination of featured pins and the weird ideologies floating around on there sometimes gets me down. I’ve recently rehashed my following list to try to cut out some of the surplus content and here are some of my favourites. Better pinning everyone! Sandra Schmid … More Inspiration: My favourite pinners right now
This post is a little late to the party, but I wanted to rave about Fang Solo, Pinky Fang’s really great solo exhibit, anyway (it closed on Sunday). Pinky’s work bubbles over with creativity and exuberance. There were hacked singing fish, smoking flowers and some seriously disturbing lingerie … I’ve been a fan for a while, so it was so … More Love: Pinky Fang
You took the time to read this post and all you got was a candle holder? Yes. But what a candle holder! February was a busy and expensive month. Far too taken up with things other than making and shopping, or my quest to buy only handmade in 2015. But I did find this gorgeous … More February handmade roundup