Stacks of folded paper and newly printed covers ready to be hand sewn.
Lovely sewn, trimmed and packaged notebooks and business cards ready to go off to Guild. 38 more words
This week saw me undertake a gorgeous commission for my previous employer. This lovely lady has actually employed me at her interiors shop twice – 8 years ago when I initially moved out of home and was struggling to find a florist job, Tina swooped in and offered me a position on my first meeting her (there was a notice in the window, I popped in to ask about the position, and left knowing I was starting on Monday…), and then again last year, when I needed a few days work to bridge the gap between leaving my full time florist job and setting up my own business. 246 more words
Its early,the sun is shining and I have a busy day ahead of me.I have started on my new makes inspired by Summer and those lovely gardens I sat in last week.I love wearing a brooch or corsage most days and so does my 12 year old daughter,so thinking of those gardens I decided to make some flower brooches and the starting point for me was to find the perfect shape for the flower as I didn’t want it flat,so when I was sitting at my sewing nook I glanced at a pincushion and decided that was the way to go.I am really pleased with the end result and have now listed them in my… 112 more words