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Urban Makers East Pop-up at Fount London

How often is too often? That’s a question that often stumps bloggers. Personally I find that posting more = more views but I’ve also heard some other bloggers say they don’t like visiting blogs which post every day as it’s a signal to them that the blogger isn’t spending enough quality time on each post…. Read more »

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Why The Handmade Fair is a must for Craft Lovers

As part of my research for this blog- and part of my research for Makers & Friends, which brings UK designer-makers to the High Street, I’ve been to craft fairs in Wales, Scotland and England- only need to visit 1 in Ireland to make it a clean sweep 🙂 Here are some of the craft fairs I… Read more »

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Makers & Friends, a curated platform for UK designer-makers

Rather shamefaced as I write my first blog post in almost 6 months! In my defence, I was rather busy with Makers & Friends, my pop-up bringing independent UK makers & designers to the High Street which was at 126 Upper Street March- April 2016. Now that things have eased up slightly (i.e. only working… Read more »

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Carving a silver ring from wax in London: Drink Shop Do

When I first moved to London, I thought it would be nice to have a cafe where people could come to craft or paint. Then I found out that there already was such a place in Kings Cross: Drink, Shop, Do. Ah well, there went my brief dream of millionaire-dom. I was quite excited about… Read more »

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Liberty: Aveda Stress-Fix Massage

Yes, I’ve decided to give Liberty its very own series in my blog 😛 That tells you just how much I love it & how often I go for 1 of their treatments. (2 interlinked factors :P) But hey since the treatments are redeemable, they’re a real bargain! 🙂 After all, we all need to top… Read more »