Ideas

  • 5 Things I'm loving this week...

    There is so much good stuff out there in the world and I want to share with you some of the inspiring things I find during my scrolling and working...
  • A simple stitched card tutorial...

    Make this simple card to send to a friend with this message of hope! You'll need: thread card embroidery needle scissors PDF Print out You can f...
  • A manual for life....

    You may remember I went to New York last September, to make a pilgrimage to see Marie Forleo, one of my favourite inspirational speaker/entrepreneur/authors. We went to the launch of her new book ‘Everything is Figureoutable’ and it didn’t disappoint, it was a loud, motivating, high energy couple of hours that I loved,...
  • DIY Tutorial: Super Sized Cross Stitch Ho Hoops

    I’m giving away the secrets to how to make these large ho ho ho hoops today! These were on the front of the Not On The High Street Christmas catal...
  • An Alternative Christmas Tree

    I want to introduce you to my Christmas Tree with a difference....the cross stitch Christmas Tree! My tree is portable, can be used year aft...
  • Focus, Focus And Then Focus Some More.....

    Over the past 12 months I’ve been really trying to nail down what my ‘thing’ is. I know I tend to get distracted and want to do everything, i sta...
  • New Studio Tour

    I got the keys to my new studio two weeks  ago and it is making me very happy! There is lots of work to do to get it looking spic and span but I’m...
  • Take That Risk

    As I write I’ve just pressed the button on buying flights to New York in September. Oh my goodness. I feel a bit sick. I’m sure for some people ...
  • Reflections On A Big Leap

    So it’s the weekend before I move my business out of the house and into a rented workshop. A moment i’ve been dreaming of probably long before I...