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  • sustainable mothers day flowers

    Sustainable Mother’s Day flowers

    Sustainable Mother’s Day flowers Mother’s Day is always bitter sweet for me these days. Sweet because I love celebrating and spending time with my own children. But the day is always tinged with sadness…

    March 9, 2020
  • a year in flowers floret farm book

    Floret Farm’s A Year in Flowers – new book

    First off, I do realise that Erin Benzakein is not a UK grower. She and her team run Floret Flower Farm across the Atlantic in beautiful Skagit Valley, Washington state.  And I also acknowledge…

    February 4, 2020
  • MAKE

    How to make a needle felted rabbit

    I love how fibre artist Emma Herian gives such personality and life to her needle felt creations. Based in Brighton, Emma is a teacher as well as a maker and has recently published a…

    January 8, 2020
  • still life with foxgloves vintage stool and vintage books - flower photography tips and ideas from photographer Eva Nemeth including expert tips on how to create depth of field, work with light, texture, aperture and f stops to take beautiful flower and garden photographs #flowerphotography #photography #tips #frombritainwithlove #foxgloves

    Flower photography tips and ideas by Eva Nemeth

    Flower photography tips and ideas by Eva Nemeth So, one of my resolutions for next year is to learn how to improve my flower photography – actually my photography in general. I’ve been mulling…

    November 29, 2019
  • handmade christmas gift ideas for women made in Britain. Click through to discover special ideas including linen aprons, hand knits, personalised notebooks, baubles, hand-crafted jewellery, ethical natural beauty and more #handmadegifts #giftsforwomen #frombritainwithlove #madeinbritain #christmas gifts

    Handmade Christmas gift ideas for women

    If, like me, you’re looking for sustainable and special handmade Christmas gift ideas for women, I have some great ideas for you. I’ve spent a very happy few hours looking through the ethical British…

    November 19, 2019
  • how to make beeswax candles with rolled wax and dried flowers. Click through for step by step DIY tutorial on candle making with pure natural ingredients #candlemaking #diy #tutorial #beeswax

    How to make beeswax candles – easy DIY tutorial

    How to Make Beeswax Candles – easy DIY tutorial I love to browse the ethical and handmade loveliness for sale in wonderful online shop Foundland. Having earned their crusts in high end retail (founders…

    November 18, 2019
  • Needle felted Robin tutorial - How to make a needle felted robin Christmas decoration. click through for free PDF tutorial DIY step by steps that tell you all you need to know #christmas #decorations #robins #needlefelt #frombritainwithlove #howtomake

    Needle Felting Robin tutorial

    Needle Felting Robin tutorial – How to make a needle felted robin Christmas decoration Is there anything nicer or more festive than a cheeky robin red breast? I have one (called Reg) that eye…

    November 18, 2019
  • how to make natural acorn decorations for christmas

    How to make felted acorn decorations

    How to make felted acorn decorations  I love the handmade gifts and natural decorations that Anika Dehne creates for her online shop Kreemo so I was very happy when she offered to share this…

    November 17, 2019
  • how to knit a christmas stocking - love this chunky stripy nordic style stocking in white with grey stripes with personalised name tag in leather. Click through for expert tips and links to the perfect knitting pattern #knitting #christmas #stocking #decorations #holiday #craft #tutorial #DIY #knittingpattern #frombritainwithlove

    How to knit a Christmas stocking

    How to knit a Christmas stocking – a little guide to making the perfect wool Christmas stocking. I’ve found THE PERFECT knitting patterns for making Christmas stockings you’ll want to keep forever. They are…

    November 6, 2019