Petal & Pip – is it real?
Petal & Pip
Having studied Printed Textile Design at Loughborough University… print, design, fabrics – is what is at the core of my creative soul. To have something I have drawn, collaborated on, chosen colours on, discussed layout on – to be turned into a commercially available product… is just mind blowing. Obviously, all craft is my thing
Life. Got. Busy.
So, blogging used to be a thing. In fact – I should start that sentence again. It used to be THE thing. This business started out as a blog, (and I quote) with the aim as… ” a design, craft and things to be inspired by website and blog – but the long term plan
The Crafty Lass does… COLOUR! The ‘ultimate’ handpainted playroom!
40 paint tester pots 63 triangles 5 rolls of Frog Tape 3 months of painting(!!!) 100000s of brushstrokes 1 determined Crafty Lass 1 happy boy… When we moved into this new home, one of the (many) selling points, was a little room just off the hallway next to the kitchen – destined to be
The Crafty Lass Etsy store!
The Crafty Lass Etsy store took a small break over the last few months whilst I am on maternity leave – and while I am still enjoying some amazing time with my ever growing lovely little one (check The Crafty Lass Instagram account for lots of photos!! #babyspam) – the Etsy store has now reopened!
The Crafty Lass does… Jewellery making!
It’s certainly been a crazy few days in our little nation. And, amongst all this craziness – it is calming and restorative to return to think about crafting. The calm before the politics storm – last Thursday 23rd June – I had a wonderful trip out to ‘Nude Jewellery’ in Reigate to meet the lovely
The Crafty Lass does… Online Greeting Card SHOP!
The moment you have all been waiting for… well, what I have been waiting for pretty much my whole life. Today is a big day in The Crafty Lass journey. It has always been my absolute dream to (a) start my own business (b) this be in craft and/or design and finally (c) have my
New logo and website updates!
The Crafty Lass has been busy updating the website and re-designing our logo! I loved the old logo, with all it’s quirky shapes and components – but, for print and use on mobile/tablets this new one works that little bit better! 🙂 On the website side – we have an updated ‘ABOUT‘ section, and *NEW*
The Crafty Lass does… Birthday Invitations Commission!
I recently received a delightful commission for a ‘zoo-themed’ toddler’s birthday invitations…I had a LOT of fun with this one – who wouldn’t love spending time designing and creating some cheeky little meerkats and monkeys on Illustrator! It has really inspired me to think about future invitation design ideas, and even a new range of
Top 5… Inspirational Days Out!
We all need to get inspired by something, whether it be the clouds across a morning sky, a flower that has blossomed in your garden, a visit to a gallery, or even day-to-day chores and activities. Whatever the inspiration behind our art, design and craft – here are my top 5 events that could inspire