In the beginning……… I experimented a lot (and I mean a lot!), in order to develop an original way of making small pencil cases. I was one of those people who always had a pen or pencil in my bag and probably another in my pocket, but where, exactly? So, how could I make something […]
Using my own original designs, I make crafted items for sale. They include a range of fabric accessories, journals made from old maps and from old playing cards, and paper bunting, made from old books. Apart from the fabric I use, which includes some newly purchased as well as some retro and vintage, all my materials are upcycled from disused and discarded sources.
Paper bunting is easy to make, there’s no doubt about that! But what I most love about it, is finding the prefect source material. Old discarded books, postcards, playing cards and all sorts of other paper ephemera are my favourites. Having sourced the material, the next challenge is the design of the flags. Design….really? I
Vintage map journal of the glorious Lake District Choose your vintage map journal from my Etsy shop. Or contact me with the place or area you are interested in and I’ll do my best to make that journal for you! Where it all Began….. In 1978, my parents moved to Australia. Like all of us