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Archive for July 2012

Wedding gifts in netting

For many ladies, being a bride is one of the most momentous and important days of their lives. Obviously every time I go to a wedding I am expected to present a beautifully wrapped gift which normally is in the form of a voucher. I always feel a voucher is rather dull, so I love…

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Inspiration from Nature: Globe Artichoke

I love the simplicity and beauty of a globe artichoke, and have often chosen prints and images featuring their unique formation.   The two tone colours echo green and plum so I decided to add these colours to my wired taffeta range. . They look stunning mixed together around a bouquet of flowers.   In…

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Edible Inspiration: Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea is one of those quintessential British pastimes and there’s nothing more I love than going to a luxury hotel and spending an afternoon watching the world go by, sipping tea from a china cup and saucer and pondering over finger sandwiches, cakes and scones on a silver cakes stand. As a child I…

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Pet ribbon collection for Liberty

I was over the moon when Liberty decided to stock my ribbons a few months ago.  The flagship store is a must visit when in London and their haberdashery department on the 4th floor is second to none.   They loved my idea about producing some animal themed ribbons so the design process started using real animals belonging to…

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My Long Awaited Blog!

Welcome to my new and long awaited blog. Already I’m buzzing with ideas and will be sharing craft projects, luxurious gift wrapping and haberdashery, sharing thoughts, inspiration, style and throwing in what I love in life.  I really hope you enjoy the blog and welcome all comments. I love using ribbons and they end up everywhere……

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