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...

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...

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...

March 27, 2018

I'm lucky to have lived for most of my life in Yorkshire, I may be biased, but I believe it's one of the best places to visit in the UK. Yorkshire has been a constant source of inspiration for me, we're midway between the North and East coasts, both of which are amazin...

September 12, 2017

The nights are getting much cooler, which has given me more inspiration to get creating. I'm working on a few new ideas for next year, but for now here's a little bit of warmth with our new Look Book.

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