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Look Back : April 2015

Having turned over the calendar yesterday, I realised another month has gone. Another month closer to those long, long Summer days, when the sun rises around 5am and doesn't set before 11pm. Pretty crazy how the days turn into weeks and then with a snap of your fingers, another month has passed, isn't it? April saw… Continue reading Look Back : April 2015

Handmade · Mini Breaks · Travel

Mini break : Oxford

I had never been to Oxford before - and the above photo that I took, not long after we arrived is pretty much what I expected to see in Oxford. From the little I knew - it is a University town. It is old and historic and the two things I really wanted to do… Continue reading Mini break : Oxford

Handmade · Instagram · Travel

Instagram : #FMSPHOTOADAY

As you all know, it's been a bumper week in Instagram-land. I simply love to capture mini-moments as they happen throughout my day and share them with you. They could be in the studio, walking home, a new creation, a yummy lunch or snapshot of life in Hamburg. It's a moment by moment, instant photo… Continue reading Instagram : #FMSPHOTOADAY

AWCHamburg · Charity · Craft · Handmade · Heart Pillow Project

Charity : Heart Pillow Project 2015

This is going to be a post - not just about a wonderful group of crafty ladies right here in Hamburg or about this project we were lucky enough to be apart of - but of gratitude. It is on days like this - when the universe aligns - that I am reminded of how… Continue reading Charity : Heart Pillow Project 2015

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Snapshot : Spring is here!

Isn't Hamburg heavenly in the Spring time! I couldn't let these photos sit on my computer one more day, without sharing the beauty that is just meters from my front door right now. This was Wednesday last week - and it was the first day this entire year I have been able to walk and… Continue reading Snapshot : Spring is here!

Craft · Handmade · Markets

Market : Coco-Mat Kunsthandwerkermarkt

Market days are always busy and highly anticipated by us the makers and no doubt by our lovely patrons as well. We spend so many hours making and preparing - remembering to iron and wash the table cloth, to pack the scissors and all the bits and bobs that go into our packaging. It's not… Continue reading Market : Coco-Mat Kunsthandwerkermarkt

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Studio Life : Atelier E-37…

As I've never really done a blog post about my studio, I thought it was about time! About time to tell you how lucky I feel to not only have a work space but a place in this creative community: Atelier E-37. I share the basement level of a residential apartment block with 5 other… Continue reading Studio Life : Atelier E-37…

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Market : Der kleine Dachladen

I have been meaning to share with you all for a while, the gorgeous photos I took at Der kleine Dachladen Market, that I was lucky enough to be part of here in Hamburg last weekend! These are just a taste of the goodies you could find there... It was such a lovely day, meeting… Continue reading Market : Der kleine Dachladen

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Snapshot : Spring time = Market time

It's that time of year again, when the sun is starting to shine more & more and the need for wearing socks becomes less & less....resulting in many more smiling faces here....including mine!   That's me! No socks! It's also a time for lovely Spring markets, full of handmade loveliness that has been created over… Continue reading Snapshot : Spring time = Market time

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Happy Easter

The Monkies, Monsters Sock-e-phants and I  want to wish you all a very  Happy Easter for 2012 We hope you have a well earned break over the weekend.  Remember to stop and think about how lucky we all are,  snuggle up with your loved ones  & we look forward to all the happenings of Spring. … Continue reading Happy Easter