Gus and Ollie · Handmade · Studio Life

Advocating for colour

* Colour Alert * Is it just me, or are things for kids these days lacking some wild and wonderful colour? It seems to be the in thing at the moment, to furnish children’s spaces with light pastels  or monotones. One search on Pinterest brings a myriad of examples in whites and off white, pale pink,… Continue reading Advocating for colour

Handmade · Instagram · Photography · Travel

To see or not to see?

I have always loved taking photos. Snippets & moments to be remembered. A glance, a smile, a space, a colour. It often takes me a little longer to get anywhere because I inevitably need to stop and take a photo or two. My darling husband is particularly patient with me, when it comes to this –… Continue reading To see or not to see?

Gus and Ollie · Handmade · Instagram

Thank You Sale

  Wow! How exciting! Thank you! Gus and Ollie has reached over 600 followers on Instagram! Thank you all so much. It’s such a joy sharing bits and pieces of my world here with you all. Sometimes often, sometimes not so much. From toys I’m making, to kitties, ice cream, nature and more – it’s a mishmash… Continue reading Thank You Sale

Craft · Dawanda · Gus and Ollie · Hamburg · Handmade

Spring Sale on DaWanda!

Exciting News! As a little thank you to you and to celebrate the official beginning of Spring, I am participating in DaWanda’s Spring Discount Sale! That means 12% off everything in my DaWanda shop from Friday, March 11th, 2016 (10am CET) until Monday, March 21st, 2016 (Midnight CET). That’s from tomorrow! Ready. Set. Go! I hope you… Continue reading Spring Sale on DaWanda!

Clive the Sock Monkey · Gus and Ollie · Hamburg · Handmade · Travel

A bit about Home…

Well hello again! It’s been such a long time hasn’t it. I thought I would just jump right back in – there’s no other way really. Just start. Since last we met, there was the Christmas order rush, Christmas, New Year and another wonderful trip home, which inevitably lead to jet lag and the need to… Continue reading A bit about Home…

Etsy · Gus and Ollie · Handmade · Instagram · Studio Life

Studio Life : Meet Minky & Jed

Hi there, How are you all today? I thought I would let you all in a couple of customs orders I have been working on, because nothing is more rewarding than giving life to someone else’s vision and these were no exception. These were two extremely different, but equally sweet monkey orders I received, that… Continue reading Studio Life : Meet Minky & Jed