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  • wild swimming with anya of oak and claw

    The Peak District with Anya of Oak and Claw

    Do you know that thrill you feel when you discover something truly beautiful that you haven’t seen before? That’s how I felt when I first came across Anya Raczka’s photography on her Oak and…

    July 9, 2018
  • from britain with love retreat

    Creative Retreat, Isle of Wight

    Join us in September (7th-10th) on the Isle of Wight for our first Creative Retreat – a weekend of blissful relaxation, creative inspiration and simply beautiful eco living. Escape and create The idea is…

    June 15, 2018
  • tiny homes holidays isle of wight

    Tiny Homes eco holidays, Isle of Wight

    I’m just back from a blissful stay at Tiny Homes Holidays on the Isle of Wight (listed in the FBWL directory here) and couldn’t wait to share it with you. Tiny Homes is a…

    June 4, 2018

    linen dress ideas we love…

    Linen dress ideas we love It was whilst devouring last week’s Sunday papers, the day after Harry and Meghan’s wedding, that I decided dresses could be the way forward. There was a feature in…

    May 25, 2018
  • welsh blankets

    love… welsh blankets

    A lover of textiles, traditional craft and midcentury patterns, it’s no surprise that I have more than a bit of a thing for Welsh blankets. I treated myself to a natural white and blue…

    May 24, 2018
  • oorla morgan

    Jewellery designer maker Oorla Morgan

    Meet jewellery designer maker Oorla Morgan. Her beautiful collection – Oorla Jewellery (listed in the FBWL directory here)- is hand crafted, contemporary and wonderfully wearable. She works from a studio at The Medicine Garden in…

    May 14, 2018
  • MEET

    Jannine Newman founder of Under the Cloth

      We chat to Jannine Newman founder of Stoke Newington based fashion label Under the Cloth (listed in our directory here) I knew I’d like Jannine Newman when I read that her favourite possession…

    April 23, 2018
  • damson and slate welsh tea towels and cushions made in wales

    Hilary Lowe of Damson & Slate

      I first met Hilary Lowe on a location shoot with photographer Yeshen Venema. She was the stylist and had come prepared – with a van packed to the gills with jugs, jars, blossom…

    March 27, 2018
  • olive and daisy pink linen

    Louise Schofield of Olive + Daisy

    I have a passion for fabric – especially linen – so I was keen to know more about Louise Schofield, founder of Olive + Daisy (listed in the FBWL directory here). Her beautiful collection…

    March 26, 2018

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