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Bag of the Month Club 2016 – Finally Finished My January Bag – The Backgammon Bag

Bag of the Month Club 2016 – Finally Finished My January Bag – The Backgammon Bag. Finally finished my BOTMC #backgammonbag Betz White Designs This is the January pattern but things have been super busy in the shop so I’ve not had a lot of free time (and I’ve been obsessed with finished a cross stitch UFO). Then I hurt my back so I had to sew the whole bag standing up yesterday, but hey I think she looks great in purple and checked #HarrisTweed and a nice acid yellow Batik lining. All the hardware is available in the shop.

Bag of the Month Club 2016 – Finally Starting My January Bag #botm

So I’m doing the Bag of the Month Club again this year, but things have been a little busy in the shop and so I am FINALLY getting around to making my version of the January bag which is the Backgammon Bag by Betz White.  This is a good sized handbag with an adjustable shoulder Read More

There are some new Hamishes in town – splendid in Harris Tweed – stag head

harris tweed stag head hamish

I’ve been working on some new Hamish the Stags recently for orders and commissions.  Hamish is proving very popular at the moment and now we have him in some lovely new tweeds. This one is in a variation of MacKenzie checked Harris Tweed.  Doesn’t he look a handsome fellow hanging up there looking down his Read More

The Painstaking Beauty of Scotland’s Harris Tweed

painstaking beauty of harris tweed

There is an article in The Week today entitled The Painstaking Beauty of Harris Tweed, and I have to say that the photos on there are absolutely fantastic.  There is not much text there as it after all a photo blog, and all about the images.  But take a look because they really are first Read More

In the Studio this week… purses, bags and notebook covers, not to mention doing business stuff, getting lost, booking fairs

In the Studio this week… purses, bags and notebook covers, not to mention doing business stuff, getting lost, booking fairs

In the Studio this week… this gorgeous new lime green tweed bag, Harris Tweed bunting and…

So this week I’ve been finishing off some bunting for an order and also making extra for the shop (which you can buy here btw) and then on Wednesday I made this new handbag from a design that was stuck in my head for a few days and needed to come out. I was saying to my friend V, that I had this design in my head and she was telling me to get it onto paper before I forgot what it was, but once I did a quick sketch of it, I was itching to get started to see how it would come out.

In the Studio this Week… something for me! and new satchel bags for the shop, new diploma, GBSB, IKEA and more

In the Studio this Week… something for me! and new satchel bags for the shop, new diploma, GBSB, IKEA and more

In the studio this week… purses and clutches!

This week has been a week of purse-making.  I’ve had a lot of new orders for purses – the small clutches – so that has kept me very busy this week thanks to all my new customers! Lovely new online shop customers had ordered beautiful bespoke small clutches with stags and also this gorgeous clutch Read More

In the Studio this week – making… plans! And working on orders and special commissions

In the Studio this week – making… plans! And working on orders and special commissions

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