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  • craftivist collective handbook dream maker project embroidered cloud dream of a healthy planet. Find out how to support this new crowdfunder book project by sarah corbett founder of craftivist collective

    Help fund the Craftivist Collective Handbook

    How to support and help fund the Craftivist Collective Handbook  When I first met Sarah Corbett, founder of the Craftivist Collective back in 2018, I left our meeting feeling really inspired and totally convinced…

    November 18, 2020
  • etsy uk handmade ceramics and gifts

    etsy uk shops we love

    etsy uk shops we love If, like me, you love mooching around a local craft fair or makers market, don’t you also really enjoy browsing Etsy? I know I do. For me, there’s a…

    September 14, 2020

    Autumn decor ideas we love

    Autumn decor ideas to make or buy from UK makers, growers and one or two of my favourite shops. Hope you find something to give you a little seasonal joy…X My pick of Autumn…

    September 11, 2020
  • shea butter benefits and recipes for natural eco friendly skincare and beauty by Sharron Jenkins of Kalabash Bodycare

    Shea butter benefits & recipes

    Shea butter benefits & recipes  Sharron Jenkins (pictured below) is the owner and founder of Kalabash®, an award-winning artisan soap and body care brand based in rural Bedfordshire. The products are inspired by the…

    August 24, 2020
  • eco friendly cleaning

    eco friendly cleaning products & DIY tips

    eco friendly cleaning products Since writing my Plastic free zero waste beauty & bathroom ideas blog post last year I have been looking into ways of rolling this out across everyday life. A lot…

    July 23, 2020
  • rustic shaker kitchen devol henley on thames #shaker #kitchen #rustic

    Modern Rustic Kitchen ideas

    Modern Rustic Kitchen ideas I am obsessing right now about paint colours and kitchen ideas. I’m planning a remodel of my Hampshire country cottage – looking for modern rustic kitchen inspiration – and feeling…

    June 29, 2020
  • british flowers week 2020 foxgloves sweet peas

    British Flowers Week

    This week is British Flowers Week, so why not show your support and join in? What is British Flowers Week? It’s a campaign founded in 2013 by The Flower Market at New Covent Garden…

    June 16, 2020
  • tilda doll free pattern

    Tilda doll patterns 5 free downloads

    Tilda doll pattern – 5 free downloads As soon as I came across these Tilda doll pattern free downloads I couldn’t wait to share them with you. I just love the Scandi aesthetics of…

    May 18, 2020
  • yoga brunch club

    Virtual Yoga Brunch Club

    Book your place at blissful Virtual Yoga Brunch Club I first discovered Clem Balfour (below) and Yoga Brunch Club at Wilderness festival a few years ago. It was an utterly blissful way to start…

    April 30, 2020
  • emma bridgewater pottery

    Emma Bridgewater pottery we love

    Emma Bridgewater pottery we love It was quite a few years ago now (8 to be precise), that we spent an inspiring morning with Emma Bridgewater at her Staffordshire pottery factory. It was the…

    April 21, 2020
  • 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

    Save 25% on Cat Turner summer dresses

    Save 25% on Cat Turner summer dresses The Cat Turner collection is all about summer dresses. Beautifully – and ethically – made dresses that are chic, flattering and versatile. We might all be staying…

    March 2, 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 start a cutting garden flower growing

    How to start a cutting garden

    How to start a cutting garden – expert tips and ideas How to start a cutting garden – my own story It was a blissful April day spent with Tammy Hall at her Wild…

    October 10, 2019