October 3, 2019

My much neglected blog has taken a back seat this year as it’s been one of the busiest and most rewarding years since I started my pattern design business, but at the start of the year, that wasn’t how I though it would be.

I think everyone In the creative business woul...

August 11, 2019

A few new additions to the Folksy Shop today. 
I hardly dare mention Christmas, but I'm scarily aware that I need to get my seasonal listings ready, as I've seen a few appearing all ready, and mine seem to have taken a back seat to everything else. So this week I need...

July 24, 2019

We're really bearing more this Summer, our cute wooden bear pins are new, and they're joined by our cheeky ocean friends too. Available on backing cards with forest and ocean scenes, you can also get them as greetings cards.

If you're interested in stocking our pins, pl...

March 10, 2019

It’s been far too long since I updated my blog, it’s been a very busy, and exciting few months.

I’ve been updating my Etsy shop with a new name and very soon, new products.

We have a few new pretty fabrics which are going on our handmade lampshades and wallpaper, there a...

October 3, 2018

Looking around at all the shops recently you really would think Christmas was just around the corner, but as other designers will well know, it's always Christmas season for us. Most of us work on Christmas along side other designs throughout the year, creating when an...

September 2, 2018

This week has been all about the cards, Birthdays, Good Luck, Christmas....... the list of greetings now is endless. It's not something i've promoted as much as I should have, so these are some new additions with many more to come that will be available for trade custo...

August 27, 2018

With the end of the school holidays nearing, and the end of the fantastic sunny weather, I've been knuckling down and getting lots of new patterns created. I've been focussing more on the children's designs recently, and added more story telling illustrations which hav...

July 28, 2018

I'm a massive supporter of Pride, and to mark the annual Leeds Pride I have designed a limited edition print based on one of the new characters that will be launching later this year. I have only a few limited edition prints, and ALL the money raised will go to the cha...

July 25, 2018

I'm so terrible at keeping up with my blog, I get so distracted by designing that I forget to blog. I do keep up to date with Pinterest and Instagram, they have most of my newest designs and patterns that are for sale. I have been planning for the future recently, part...

April 25, 2018

I’ve been so busy recently, I’ve neglected to add to my blog, it’s suddenly been a very busy time with everyone thinking ahead to Christmas 2019.

I’ve been working on some really exciting designs with some lovely people, but I unfortunately won’t be able to share them u...

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