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Photoshoot June 13 2017

One of the joys of having your own business is finding great people to work with, whether it be stockists you are thrilled to be on the shelves of or people who make your products shine. I had the pleasure of being on my first photoshoot with the lovely Fanni Williams recently, and am so pleased with the results I could burst! Thanks Fanni!

Top Drawer January 30 2017

Lovely to meet everyone at Top Drawer! Thanks for stopping by!

Fun with Photos April 23 2016

I've really been loving getting back into photography again having taken a course with Emily Quinton. It's really addictive! Check out my Twitter and Instagram (click on the icons at the bottom of the page) for all the latest photos!

Best Show Yet! February 02 2016

Had such a great time at Top Drawer! We were overwhelmed with the response this year, and so excited to meet so many new buyers! I look forward to working with you all!

Spotted in Selfridges January 12 2016

How lovely to see my washi tape cards in Selfridges!

See you at Top Drawer! January 11 2016

We're busy getting everything packed up for Top Drawer. Some fun new designs launching! Hope to see some of you there!  

In Ideal Home and the Guardian November 27 2015

So thrilled to have my Chalkboard Christmas Crackers featured in the Guardian Christmas Gift Guide and Decmeber issue of Ideal Home!

In Mollie Makes! September 19 2015

After years of reading Mollie Makes, it's such a thrill to have my own designs featured in their current issue

Top Drawer September 19 2015

Met lots of great new customers at Top Drawer. Looking forward to working with you all!

Harrods - New Stockist! August 10 2015

Very excited to now be stocked in the gorgeous new stationery department at Harrods! My little guy is on summer holidays, so we went to check out Harrods together. He was so excited when he spotted "Mamma's cards!"

Photoshoot Joy July 11 2015

So thrilled with the photos from my first photoshoot. A few are on the home page. More to come! Thank you Fanni Williams fanniwilliams.com

Bread Baking Fun June 06 2015

Had some fun baking bread with the little guy.

Have a Brilliant Mother's Day! March 15 2015

Had pancakes with chocolate sauce served to me for breakfast and off to the Affordable Art Fair in Battersea Park this afternoon, so a good Mother's Day all around. Wishing all the fab Mums and Moms out there a great day!  

Spring Fair February 11 2015

Back from Spring Fair in Birmingham - with new customers, international distributors and best of all new friends!

Christmas Chalkboard Cards Spotted December 25 2014

Fun to see some of my Chalkboard Christmas cards at Oliver Bonas Canary Wharf after taking the little guy to visit Santa!

Advent fun December 01 2014

Getting festive early around here! Had fun assembling this Meri Meri advent village with the little guy I picked up at new stockist Baker & Maker.

Follow the Lovely Brick Lane November 23 2014

Had a lovely wander around the Renegade Craft Fair London on Brick Lane today. Lots of lovely treats on show.

Christmas Packing October 25 2014

Having fun packing Christmas orders over here! Ho ho ho!

Now in Amsterdam October 19 2014

Scissor Monkeys cards and wrap are now available in Amsterdam from the lovely Mashed Concept Store! http://www.mashed-concept-store.com/en/ (photo from Mashed Concept Store Website)

Weekend Stamp Fun October 11 2014

Having fun with the little guy this morning with some stamps from Kikki K. http://www.kikki-k.com

Top Drawer Set Up September 14 2014

Had a long, but fun day setting up the stand at Top Drawer yesterday. Here's a peek at a little corner of it.

See you at Top Drawer! September 07 2014

Been busy sending out the invite to lots of lovely people. Hope to see you at Top Drawer! I'll be at stand P45.

Southbank Love July 30 2014

If you happen to be in London this summer, head down to the Southbank  Center for a big helping of visual cheer! And there are slides and a big sandbox for the kids, too!

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Xmas July 23 2014

Xmas orders are starting to roll in - very exciting!

New Chalkboard Wrap in Oliver Bonas June 27 2014

Very excited to see my new chalkboard wrapping paper in Oliver Bonas! Hooray!  

Now available in Paris! June 19 2014

Scissor Monkeys cards are now available in Paris! Le Petit Souk, 14 rue de charonne photo from Le Petit Souk website: www.lepetitsouk.fr

Je T'Aime Styling April 21 2014

Was just doing a bit of online window shopping, and came across my Je T'Aime card used to style photos on the lovely Pea Style website! All photos from the Pea Style website: http://www.peastyle.co.uk

Affordable Art Fair March 17 2014

Had a nice trip to the Affordable Art Fair this weekend. Favourite stand as always are friends Brita Prinz Arte http://www.britaprinzarte.com/index_en.php image from Affordable Art Fair blog

New Stockist Visit March 17 2014

Had a great visit to Broadway Market in London this weekend to deliver some cards to our lovely new stockists at the East London Design Store.  Such a beautiful shop! photo from East London Design Store website, http://eastlondondesignstore.com

NOTHS Mother's Day Campaign March 04 2014

Very proud to be asked to be a part of Not on the High Street's Mother's Day Campaign! (photo from www.notonthehighstreet.com homepage)

To Paris with Love February 26 2014

We were lucky enough to have a few days staying with friends and family in Paris last weekend. Here are a few of the places we went: 1. Luxembourg Gardens - great for resting up after shopping, or going to the playground or boat pond with kids (own photo) 2. Merci shop - my first visit there - and it was love at first sight - lots of favourite items...

Loving London Fashion February 18 2014

  Had the nicest surprise today. I was taking my little boy to the Tate Modern for a little wander when we turned the corner to go in, and got caught in the flashbulbs of a big group of paparazzi. Once we made it through the crowd and into the gallery, I realized it was a London Fashion Week event, and not just that, the Topshop Fashion Show! And when...

We're Moving! February 07 2014

We're moving! I'm very excited, as the tiny closet in the photo above along with my kitchen table has been my office since the company started last year, and I am about to have an actual office space! See the about tab for our new address.

Lovely to Meet You January 25 2014

Lovely to meet you all at Top Drawer. And thank you to all my wonderful new stockists.  I look forward to working with you.

See You at Top Drawer! January 06 2014

Very excited to be doing my first trade show with Scissor Monkeys! Come by and see me at stand E11!

Packing up Valentine's December 29 2013

Having fun packing up a big Valentine's Day order.

Favourite Christmas Movies for Kids December 24 2013

Riding out the storm in London, enjoying introducing my little one to some favourite Christmas movies from my childhood. Happy Holidays!

Life with Kids December 10 2013

I'm really enjoying some blog posts on life with kids and the work/life juggle

Xmas Tree hunting December 08 2013

We picked out our Xmas tree last weekend at the lovely Borough Market. Best place in London to get a tree!

Spotted in the Shops December 05 2013

Just had my first ever sighting of my cards in a shop! (Note to self - must become better photographer!)
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