Magical Cumbria

Magical Cumbria

With Winter finally upon us, Cumbria has a definite chill to it. The blaze of colour in the trees that ranged from greens, yellows, oranges and reds has now given way to what look like buds. At this time of the year, the sunsets seem to step up their efforts and...
Westmorland County Show 2016

Westmorland County Show 2016

The shop was closed while at Westmorland County Show The weather turned out to be wetter than predicted earlier in the week and downpours soon had the mud appearing. Fortunately, Westmorland Show grounds have spent a huge amount of money and effort on hard track roads...
Westmorland Show 2015

Westmorland Show 2015

The Westmorland County Show was great 2015 was another great show with the weather turning out to be very good indeed. My stand was in the craft tent where the likes of Interlude Ceramics also exhibited. I love the vibe of this show as it has such a mixed variety of...
5 Tips for designing your own jewellery

5 Tips for designing your own jewellery

So, you want to make your own jewellery. 1. Decide what you want to make? Pendant – is it solid or kinetic Cuff – hollow or solid Bracelet – whole or hinged Bangle – whole or hinged Earrings – post, hook or clip-on 2. Do research and...