Time to build the exhibition stand!

Tuesday 28th April 2020 would have been the day to build the exhibition stand for Wisley’s Craft in Focus Spring Fair. I look forward to this normally and so missing out because of ‘you-know-what’ is a great shame. I thought therefore that as we have...
Talking the talk

Talking the talk

I mentioned the other day that as we walk through the countryside various words pop into my head, and we discuss them, sometimes having a good laugh about them, sometimes wondering about the origins. So this week’s word is Livery. To me as a horse obsessed...

Walking the walk

Our daily lockdown exercise tends to be a walk in the local countryside, and we are very fortunate that we can do this largely without meeting anyone, so retaining our social distancing obligations. While walking various topics of conversation come up, though we walk...

Keeping busy in Lockdown

I’ve been asked what I’m doing in the Lockdown, so here’s the story so far. There’s been lots going on here, as I prepared to launch four more designs in my luxury scarf collection. This would usually have involved a photoshoot with models, which was all organised,...

Blue is the colour

I’m having a happy time, despite the lockdown, trying to catch the bluetits in flight. For the very first time we have tenants in the bird box. One type of box hung for about 8 years with absolutely no occupant, except the odd squirrel perched on top, which...