Harris Tweed!

Yippee, it’s arrived!

Harris Tweed

Harris Tweed stylesThe handbag collection: (from left to right)

Napoli (underarm hobo) £45Marcus (flapover) £80Bergen (shoulder tote) £120 and Oslo (handheld) £95

All available in the 2 tweeds, Grey check and Blue Herringbone….while stocks last!  They’re selling out fast in UK!

Shona :)

Breakfast: This one’s naughty but nice!

Crispy smoked bacon with French toast and maple syrup. Definitely best made with brioche. Recipe: (per person) 3 rashers thinly cut smoked streaky bacon 2 slices of brioche 1 large egg Maple syrup Grill the bacon until crisp, soak the brioche in beaten egg and fry until golden on both sides. Serve all together and…

How to Find Your Suitcase

If you have a black suitcase then a stylish and easy way to find your case is to attach a bright coloured luggage tag to it. Some people tie an old scarf to the handle or use a brightly coloured strap around the bag or case but neither of these are particularly useful (well maybe…

My Birthday Treat for You.

Happy Birthday to ME! November is my Birthday month, so I’ve put together a selection of my favourite bags and accessories all in one place. These are all designs I use from my collection. They all have a different special quality (I think) and here’s why, on a few of them. My super top favourite…

November 11th 2014

A poppy for Remembrance Day 2014

A Place for Inspiration

I’m on my travels again and for the past week I’ve been in the lovely rolling Normandy countryside in France. It’s nice to find yourself in a new (or different) environment from time to time. I find it inspires me to do new designs and that’s what I’ve been doing this week. I love the…

What’s in a Name?

If you see our activities on Facebook, you notice that recently I’ve decided to start name my designs. It’s so much easier to talk to people about the Billy purse or Nicky bag, than it is to discuss style 1902 or 1088. Names or Numbers? This got me thinking. Some companies use names all the…

An Update on My Story

I have been a designer for many years now and I really love my job. I love creating pieces of art that you can wear and that make you feel amazing. People buy my unique designs for many reasons but at the end of the day it’s because they know my products are beautifully designed…

Ask Shona: Your Questions Answered

I arranged my very first live Q&A session on our Facebook page last Sunday morning. In one hour I answered all kinds of questions from customers and friends of friends. Here are a couple of great questions with my answers.  Sarah Gabrielle De Marcos Hi Shona, I am looking for a bag to see me…

Melon Pear & Orange Smoothie

A lovely sweet breakfast smoothie. Recipe: 1/3 to 1/2 a Charantais melon 1 cup orange juice 1 large pear, peeled and cored 2 or 3 ice cubes Mix all ingredients together in a blender and drink immediately. Serves 2.