Sometimes it only takes a little something to bring it all together. Yesterday I got my first Gudrun Sjoden parcel (as I’m a new client it included a lovely gift: a little tote bag and a spotty scarf). This genius blue stripy top was in it. This is what you would call a smart basic. Thanks…… Continue reading Accidental dressing – Stripes and blues
There has been some turmoil lately about the notion of handmade and its definition. It has been in the air for a while now but the crafty blogosphere really got talking a few weeks ago when Etsy changed their policies and definition of “handmade”. Etsy sellers will be allowed to hire help, to use shipment…… Continue reading Handmade: the what and the why
On Sunday 3rd November I’ll be at the 2013 Craft Festival, Royal Marine Hotel Dun Laoghaire Co Dublin. With 59 fellow craft sellers we will be ready for early Christmas shoppers and craft lovers from 10 am to 5 pm. It will surely be an exciting day, the selection of artist and crafters is unreal. It…… Continue reading Craft Festival 2013 – get a 10% discount on my stall!
Dots and stripes, stripes and dots, doesn’t it sound like the ultimate heavenly combination? Lately I have been obsessed by the extra large version of them. The result of this obsession has been expressed on pillow covers and is now available in my Etsy shop. I had fun with the dots: they are large and…… Continue reading Dots and stripes – new pillow covers
Yeah baby, La Creature hits the road! On the run to C******** (most people won’t stand to see the full word printed here because it is still so far away but you know what I mean) I’ll hold stalls at various craft fairs and markets around Dublin. Please come and meet me, I would love…… Continue reading La Creature on tour – upcoming markets and fairs