About eight weeks ago, hubby and I started to watch the new drama Taboo, (which was brilliant by the way) about half way through, hubby said ‘I like that coat’. I agreed for a bloke’s coat it was impressive. A couple of minutes later, hubby piped up ‘Could you make me a coat like that’?… Continue reading I love a challenge, or two….
I didn’t have a burning desire to become a photographer from a young age, as mentioned before I wanted to be a fashion designer, writer and/or a ballet dancer. I always enjoyed looking at photos, and have a large collection of old family ones. In my teens and twenties, I would carry around a… Continue reading The ‘accidental’ photographer….
Last week I did a half day workshop on how to make a couture jacket. Now you may be wondering why would someone living in rural Dorset, where I cannot even wear heels due to the uneven ground, Dorset hills and of course our Jurassic coast line, would go on such a workshop? The answer,… Continue reading My dressmaking story…….
These kitty cats are Pins and Needles, our boys. They are brothers, and will be two years old in May this year. Not only do they look totally different they are very different characters, and what characters they are. Back in April 2015 once back from our honeymoon and we moved into our home, and… Continue reading Meet Pins & Needles….
Last year I did a silly thing with my hubby, and that was walk the whole 630 miles of the south west coast path, sorry if boring my friends and family for mentioning it again, but to be fair it is partly because of you that I have started a new blog. During the… Continue reading The first blog from the little house…..