Posts Tagged ‘shops’

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM BATHING BEAUTY

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM BATHING BEAUTY

As our bathroom is the last room on the renovation list I am always looking for lovely bath time products to take my mind off the 90′s peach marbled tiles and claustrophobic shower cubicle that reside in there for now. These lovelies can all be found on my curated Etsy Page Bathing Beauty. Clockwise from top […]


NEW ON MY WALLS GIRL AND PARROT

NEW ON MY WALLS GIRL AND PARROT

Be A Good Girl and The Smallest Oceans by Danielle of Girl and Parrot. New prints I have bought for my studio. Love the brush marks and the pretty colours in the darkness. Now we are off on a road trip for some more finishing touches for the room that I will share with you soon! Have […]


VINTAGE TREASURES AT BUTLERS EMPORIUM

VINTAGE TREASURES AT BUTLERS EMPORIUM

A vintage collector with a stylists eye, my dear friend Rose is the owner of Butlers Emporium in Hasting Old Town ( I used to work there), some of you have visited on your travels to East Sussex – (one lovely lady popped in on her travels to Paris from Japan to collect a mirror […]


ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM PARADISE FOUND

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM PARADISE FOUND

This weeks jungle fun filled items are from my Paradise Found Etsy page. Head turning decor and wardrobe additions x Clockwise from top left –  Tiger Giclée Print - Hello Jenuine, Floral High Waisted Panties – (from maybe the coolest name ever?) Egretta Garzetta, 1894 Antique Parrots Print – Lyra Nebula Prints and 1950s Hawaiian Tropical Cotton Sundress – Female Hysteria.


ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM NATURAL HOME

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM NATURAL HOME

This weeks four lovely Etsy things are perfect for a simple and calm interior, all from my curated Natural Home page. Clockwise from top left - Alphabet of Endangered Species in the British Isles – Present and Correct, Stonewashed Linen Coverlet / Bedspread in Natural Flax – Knock Knock Linen, Feather stick cat toy – The 9 Life and End […]


ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM COLOUR JOY

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM COLOUR JOY

This weeks happy and colourful four from Etsy are all from my Colour Joy page. Bright things to cheer your days – for necks, walls and crafting x Clockwise from top left - Wood and Brass Geometric Leather Necklace – Boo and Boo Factory, Liberty Fabric Pink and Turquoise Selection – Alice Caroline Supply, Cat Temporary Tattoo: […]


ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM PRECIOUS METALS

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM PRECIOUS METALS

A day late but that’s just how my week is going! Lots of exciting things happening with the Lobster and the Swan, but that’s all for other posts. Today I am here with yesterday’s fantastic four from my Etsy pages. Todays twinkles are from my page Precious Metals. Large Gold Paper Bowl – Up in […]


ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM DAZZLE ME

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM DAZZLE ME

This midweeks four items shared from my curated Etsy pages are from my Dazzle Me collection. Pretty things for everyday to hide in your jewellery box. Quartz oxidized silver earrings with Herkimer diamond – Bepart Studio, Waiting for Spring Pendant - Firuzan Göker, Gemstone Wrist Wraps – Luxe Divine and Prong-Set Rose Cut Natural Diamond Ring – Lex Luxe.


ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM NICELY NUDE

ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM NICELY NUDE

This midweek means another fab four items shared from my curated Etsy pages, today they are all from my Nicely Nude collection. Today’s lovelies clockwise from top left are Jane – Leather Pouch in Cameo Pink - Gift Shop Brooklyn, Vanilla Buttercream Sugar Scrub Cubes – Oh Yum, Light pink brown floral cotton round pillow – Original Boutique, Typewriter Hello Card […]


ETSY PAGES – FOUR FROM GREAT BRITAIN

ETSY PAGES - FOUR FROM GREAT BRITAIN

My Lobster and Swan curated Etsy pages are now up and I am having much fun finding beautiful handmade things to share with you. Each midweek I will feature four items picked from a different set and share them here. Today’s lovelies are clockwise from top left - Spring Songbird Button Pin - Lily Moon, Set of four […]


TURQUOISE AND GOLD PAPER AND SOAP

TURQUOISE AND GOLD PAPER AND SOAP

I have shared this shop before, but you may not have caught the posts, and as I just adore everything over in Brittany Campbell’s world – The Homeground, I am sharing the love again. Each of Brittany’s beautiful gemstones is carefully chosen for its colour and patina and I will always treasure the earrings I […]


WIN A £100 ETSY GIFT CARD!

WIN A £100 ETSY GIFT CARD!

Hey happy Thursday! Today I have a lovely treat for you, to help launch Etsy Gift Cards in the UK I have been given a £100 Etsy Gift Card to giveaway to one of my readers. Keep reading and enter below and you could win the Gift Card to spend in your favourite Etsy shops. You can […]


SIX THINGS ETSY – OCTOBER 2013

SIX THINGS ETSY - OCTOBER 2013

I have found six lovely things from Etsy to share with you this morning, hand made and delivered from all over the globe straight to your nest. 1. Stay Wild – limited edition giclee print – Helen Dardik, 2. Bay armchair – winter – Name Design Studio, 3. Blackbird singing - Vintage tin artwork – Hens Teeth, 4. Bohemian […]


SNIPPETS

SNIPPETS

A few recent snippets of Butlers Emporium and Hendy’s Home store – Hastings Old Town from my instagram.


GOODBYE 2012

GOODBYE 2012

So that’s it for 2012! I just wanted to pop by and Wish you and all my lovely sponsors a happy new year, hoping 2013 is filled with inspiration and happy days. I can’t wait to make and do a ton of fun things next year and hope you’ll drop by so we can share […]


VINTAGE FASHION FRIDAY

VINTAGE FASHION FRIDAY

Make then stare! Wearing jewels on the bus to the department store or tottering from the car to meet with friends for lunch, a sweet little outfit with bright accessories to cheer up Autumn days. Fur Coat-Hollie Point, Gold and Turquoise Bracelet-Rebstuff1, Beaded Earrings and Milk Glass Rhinestone Necklace-Kiamichi7, Lace Slip and Floral Pencil Skirt-Gypsy Plunder, […]


THE ROUGH WITH THE SMOOTH

THE ROUGH WITH THE SMOOTH

Hello, Friday folk, I know, that you know my time keeping is not the best, but I’m here! Todays Vintage fashion Friday is all pulled together from UK based Vintage Etsy shops. Dressing up for daytime, with over the top jewellery and a scruffy edge, lets say Breakfast at Tiffany’s meets Sid and Nancy. I would also […]


ETSY ROUND UP WITH A HINT OF BLUE

ETSY ROUND UP WITH A HINT OF BLUE

Gathering together some Etsy Favourites to share with you. Woodland Creatures Mask Set-kissmego, Goose Feather fringe-Kimonos Feathers, Astral Teepee tank-Bark Decor, Lace Charm Stone Necklace-REBEL by FATE, Ocean green and gold earrings-Roots and Feathers, Whale on a wing-Evan B Harris, Ocean blue stoneware mugs-Di Terra, Wonder cat print-What Katie Does, Trio of chalk board tablets-Peg […]


VINTAGE FASHION FRIDAY

VINTAGE FASHION FRIDAY

As the seasons change I find my wardrobe wish list goes through the roof! With inspiration everywhere and the high street all looking a little same-y I need to get back into mixing up old and new, so I thought it would be fun to try a new weekly feature, Vintage fashion Fridays. I hope […]


THE SNUGGLE SEASON

THE SNUGGLE SEASON

Only a month or so away, my favourite season will begin, a light breeze will whip at the trees pulling down the leaves, leaves that seem like they only just opened, due to the crazy weather this year, Summer is passing in a wave of torrential downpours with grey skies and every now and then […]


THERES NO PLACE LIKE HOME

THERES NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Ha! Wrote this a while ago, but in all the mayhem didn’t finish it and just discovered it in my drafts. So, some more pictures from around the house, a winter mood board makes way for a carnival of colours over my mantlepiece to celebrate the return of sunshine, a new (old) pen pot for […]


THE OPPOSITE OF RAIN

THE OPPOSITE OF RAIN

I found something beautiful in my email today, these sunny bright flowers and some interior details to go with them. Solid rain on all days except the marathon since we arrived here last Monday, booo. So these charming yellow freesias and late daffodils are giving me the morning boost I need today x All images […]


CHOCOLATE EGG ALTERNATIVES

CHOCOLATE EGG ALTERNATIVES

A new Hawaiian Ruby Guava Pacifica Candle on our mantlepiece has rekindled my love for coral brights, beautifully scented in creator Brook’s words- with “the warm smell of coconut wax on surfboards mingling with the sweet scent of the guavas from the tree in front of our house. This blend is reminiscent of paradise”. When I picked it up […]


SOAP HOUND

SOAP HOUND

We just had a delivery at Butlers of the loveliest scented candles, hand cream and laundry bags from Izola, looking through their site I also found these beautiful soaps and soap dishes, with the husband being a real soap hound I just know he would love a set xAll images Izola.