At The Heart of Vintage Wales

During my week in Wales, I paid a visit to the small town of Narberth. We'd driven through it on the way back from Tenby, and spotted a couple of interesting looking shops. After a walk along the beautiful coast path, we drove back inland and parked up in search of lunch. Burgers, chips and... Continue Reading →


Pick a Pattern or Two

Whilst visiting Cardigan last week, and keeping my eyes open for a fabric shop - though resisting googling to find one for definite - we spotted something called The Eco Shop.   Whilst I don't eat meat and do care about environmental issues, I initially assumed this place would be full of tie-dye, Ecover and... Continue Reading →

Sunday Sevens // 16 2015

Sunday Sevens is a weekly blog series hosted by Nat at Threads and Bobbins. Visit her site to find out all you need to know about how to participate.  A busy but productive first week back, during which the warm spring weather meant lots of lovely after work walks.  1. The daffodils in the garden are... Continue Reading →

A Vast Array of Vintage

A few weeks ago, before driving south for some continental winter sun, my mum presented me with a shoe box. Upon removing the lid, I discovered a whole pile of papers. Leafing through the papers, I discovered many vintage sewing patterns, all once belonging to the now elderly mother of a family friend. All patterns... Continue Reading →

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