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So my two shows which are part of the  London Design Festival are just around the corner. SHOW 1Come and find one-off pieces including cushions and throws for your home at bargain prices at One Day Sale this Monday 19 September 2011 at Craft Central. Craft Central33-35 St.John’s SquareLondon...

Hi All,As you know, Origin, one of UK's most respected contemporary craft shows is opening on 22nd Sept, in about 10 days. I am delighted to be exhibiting there once again. Please come and see my new collection of graphic handmade quilts and scarves in...

I am developing a new range of textile jewellery and will be launching it at Origin in September. My jeweller friend Melissa Hunt has been helping me a lot with the technical bits.  (You can view Melissa's lovely work here) Do come and see more...

I went to the V&A late on Friday night a couple of weeks ago to see the recently concluded Yohji Yamamoto show. It was brilliant! Shame they didnt allow any pictures of the exhibition to be taken. You can read more about the exhibition and...

Sam's Moth Print My friend, Sam Pickard, designs stunning botanical printed textiles, wall coverings and bespoke interior products. I first came across her work in 2007 when I was at Bath Spa University as the designer-in-residence (The residency was part of Crafts Council's Next Move...

My lavender bags made of bright silks and lavender grown in Provence, FranceCome join me for making embroidered lavender bags at The Oak Studio in Hampstead on 16 July, 2011 from 2 - 4 pm. I will show a variety of techniques you can use...

GiftwarePro, the magazine focusing on giftware industry, is celebrating innovation & creativity and has drawn up a list of 50 brands to watch out for in future. I am delighted that my work has been featured in the 'Future 50: Brands to Watch' list. ...

I spent a lovely evening gazing at the witty, happy paintings by Anita Klein- one of my favourite painters. The exhibition concluded a couple of weeks ago at Bankside Gallery. Click here for more of Anita's dazzling work. Oh how much I love those intense...