Craft · Handmade · Markets

It’s Christmas Market time again!

Hello there to all my loyal Followers! I know it has been far too long since I posted here, but wanted to give you every opportunity to know all my plans coming up, so please stay tuned here and @gusandollie on the gram, for all my upcoming announcements this holiday season! Can you even believe it's… Continue reading It’s Christmas Market time again!

Fun One Friday

Fun One Friday : 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 Fun One Friday : Thank You Sale

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Snapshot: Welcome Minty

Something pretty special happened last weekend. Last Sunday, just five days before my birthday, we adopted this beautiful little girl - who we like to call Minty. Isn't she lovely? She is a pure bred Silver and Black Tabby British Shorthair kitten. She is 15.5 weeks old and has brought such fun and happiness into… Continue reading Snapshot: Welcome Minty

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Studio Life : Taggy Giraffes

Hi there! How are you? How has your week been so far? Mine has been a little full of bright and colourful giraffes - as you can see. Just look at these little cuties! I've had so much fun making these up, mainly for stock (the elephant one had already been sold). I love pulling out… Continue reading Studio Life : Taggy Giraffes

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Studio Life : New Sock Monkeys

  Why hello again! Just thought I would share this short and sweet post with you, to introduce you to the two newest members of the Gus and Ollie family. Let's hear it for Nixon & Sylvie. Colourful as can be, these sweet little friends were so much fun to finish. I took some progress shots,… Continue reading Studio Life : New Sock Monkeys

Travel

Snapshot : A Bath of Flowers

Isn't this lovely? I have been meaning to upload photos of this for a while and share it with you - so here you are! I think it's pretty cool to walk home and know that I have neighbours out there that consider planting this old tub with flowers a priority. Every Spring, for as… Continue reading Snapshot : A Bath of Flowers

Handmade · Instagram · Travel

Instagram : May Round Up

Hello Friends 🙂 How are you? How has your week been? I thought I would post a small little round up of some of my latest posts to Instagram, just in case you missed them. The month of May seems to have been such a colourful one - which is just the way I like it. I… Continue reading Instagram : May Round Up

Handmade · Taking Stock · Travel

Taking Stock : May 2015

It's that time again, if you can believe it! Another month down and in just two more sleeps it's officially Summer time here in the Northern Hemisphere. I'm hoping Hamburg's weather will get the memo - June is often a strange mix of cold, but sunny & humid but gloomy days - with heavy downpours… Continue reading Taking Stock : May 2015

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Studio Life : New Sock Monkeys & Elephants

It's been a little while since I have been able to share some new members of the Gus & Ollie Family & these are the posts I look forward to sharing with you most. Things have been moving slow but steady in the studio the last few weeks, with a mixture of makes for custom orders… Continue reading Studio Life : New Sock Monkeys & Elephants