Category Archives: New Zealand Designer

vintage love

We are supposed to be having a no spend month, but two Vintage dresses for $7, how could I not? Advertisements

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it’s a thanks thing

I have been a little unwell this week, or maybe more than a little, but after a dose of what a friend described as equine strength antibiotics I am well on my way to recovery and feeling full(ish) of energy again. There’s … Continue reading

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just like yours

Over the past couple of years I have made most of Mia’s pouches and pencilcases for school, and her desk has turned into quite the advertisement for little minx. I started with a Reading Pouch for her homework books – the ones you buy … Continue reading

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the story begins

It is the stars, The stars above us, govern our conditions” Shakespeare (Kent, King Lear) It has been 7 years since we moved to our little cottage overlooking the ocean and, due to some pretty large changes happening in our lives, … Continue reading

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Crafty Freaks #2

Well I have found this weeks Crafty Freaks challenge an absolute joy – I have rediscovered my joy of sewing, my mind is buzzing with all the things I could make myself, and I have a new dress! Couldn’t ask for more … Continue reading

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humming along

Today has been one of those lovely yummy, hummy days. I’ve spent all day pottering, moving between a few household bits and bobs, a little cooking, and a lot of time in the studio sewing – bliss! I have completed … Continue reading

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365 Grateful (June 2014)

library adventures – time for a new book! Love these moments x ‘Mias popcorn. do not eat. has germs’ about sums up the sickness passing through the house. humour, however, unaffected it seems complete happiness – carrot cake, coffee, and … Continue reading

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