Meet Up Mondays

Meet Up Monday : Georgie

  Well if you can believe it, it's already Meet Up Monday once again and today I want to introduce you to sock monkey Georgie. Isn't she just the cutest? Georgie hasn't been with our Gus and Ollie family very long, as I only finished putting her together last week. She is technically a mini… Continue reading Meet Up Monday : Georgie

What's up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday : More Taggy Giraffes

Behind the scenes at the Gus and Ollie studio - the making of my Taggy Giraffes.

Fun One Friday

Fun One Friday : 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 Fun One Friday : Advocating for colour

What's up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday : 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 What’s Up Wednesday : To see or not to see?

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

What's up Wednesday

What’s Up Wednesday : 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 What’s Up Wednesday : Spring Sale on DaWanda!

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…

Handmade · Instagram

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

One + Four = Life · Travel

One + Four = Life : Desktop, Fire, Streetscape & Hooking

Hi there 🙂 I thought it was about time for another One + Four = Life post. I have been making and photographing and making and photographing these last few weeks, with the view outside my window being as enticing as my studio. I love Autumn. I always have. I have such fond memories of afternoons… Continue reading One + Four = Life : Desktop, Fire, Streetscape & Hooking

One + Four = Life

One + Four = Life : Kitten, Wool, Elephant & Blooms

Hellooooooo! I am actually still here, alive and well. I apologise for being absent of late - how are you? Thank you for hanging in there. It's lovely to be back, sharing a few photos with you of what's been happening recently. It's been a pretty busy summer - one to remember - with lots… Continue reading One + Four = Life : Kitten, Wool, Elephant & Blooms