Colourful September 

Hello, I just love September! It's one of my favourite months of the year. I was picking flowers last week for my pop-up flower stall and thought I'd share how colourful it was. My allotment is full of dahlias right now and I've been visiting gardens and adding other varieties I'd like to my list. …

Photography for florists

Hello, So I did my first workshop the other day! It has been a real dream of mine to help others in a creative way and deliver workshops to creative… Source: Photography for florists

Slow Living

Slow Living, two words all over technology and something everyone is banging on about (apart from Brexit) 🙄. Chances are if ones taken a photo for ‘slow living’, then one hasn’t r… Source: Slow Living

Rose Baklava Recipe.

This recipe is very easy and so amazingly good it will have you sneaking back to the tin for more! Ingredients- 1 box of filo pastry, about 150g melted butter, 150g chopped pistachio nuts, 200g gro… Source: Rose Baklava Recipe.

First still life with Olympus Pen F.

   I can't begin to tell you how excited I was to pick up my new camera the Olympus pen F! Kid in a sweet shop springs to mind. I opted for the 17mm 1.8 lens over the 40mm although I will add a couple of pros to that list once I've got the hang …

Tulips.

   A very simple bunch of tulips for a cheery flat lay shot. Such a happy flower full of the promise of Spring. I can't begin to tell you how excited I get every time I walk around our cottage garden and see new bulbs emerging! It's been a little odd as we had daffs …

Morning coffee

   I love my nespresso machine! I'm always a bit miffed that Mr Clooney isn't standing by it whenever I enter my kitchen but whatcha gonna do... At least I get to sit and enjoy my coffee in peace, with my latest country homes mag sprawled out in front of me. Have a great Thursday …

Textile design, my inspiration.

I'm often inspired by nature and what I see around me at the time. Flowers and birds seem to be the main ones, I'm always looking and marvelling at the blooms that come up and the swallows that sweep the sky. I like to study the texture, form and colour and where possible bring it …

Colours of Cambridge 

I'm in love with Cambridge! I feel so lucky to live so near this amazing town, steeped in history you can almost smell the academia, what I wouldn't give to study here. Last wkend the Mr & I treated ourselves to a mini break and dinner at Midsummer House. Here are some of my shots …

Textile design, block printing.

There are few things more calming then sitting down with a fresh piece of Lino ready to make your mark.      I love designing and making my own blocks for fabric printing, being in charge of the whole process from drawing, cutting, selecting fabric and the instant gratification that comes with something handmade. I think …