Category Archives: Design

Shona’s Goodbye To 2020

Well what a year 2020 has been. Not the best for any of us, I expect. But if you’re anything like me, you try to forget the bad bits and just remember the good bits. Here are a few of them. January Planning ahead for a sustainable year in terms of packaging (we moved to…

Be A Giver Of Gifts

It might be Christmas… but you don’t have to wait for a special occasion to be a giver of gifts. If you’re an ethically minded entrepreneur or small business owner, then like Rebecca Shannon of Complement Coaching, you can commission me to design a bespoke gift for your customers and clients. Rebecca asked me to…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 5

15 more gift ideas from our list of 100 – all with FREE UK delivery. Today’s post features design number 46 to 60. If you missed designs 1-10, click here, for 11-20, click here and for 21-30 click here. And for 31-45 click here. There’s still time to get your gift in time for Christmas. Our last order date for…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 4

15 more gift ideas from our list of 100 – all with FREE UK delivery. Today’s post features design number 31 to 45. If you missed designs 1-10, click here, for 11-20, click here and for 21-30 click here. ******* Design #31 Black ikat weave handbag organiser. Perfect for keeping all your valuables in one place…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 3

10 more gift ideas – all with FREE UK delivery. If you missed designs 1-10, click here. And for 11-20, click here. ******* Design #21 & #22 Matching red nubuck cosmetics bag and pencase Design #21: Red nubuck leather pencase. Also perfect as a glasses case, tampax case, EpiPen holder. Click for details. Design #22 Matching…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 2

10 more gift ideas – all with FREE UK delivery. If you missed designs 1-10, click here. ******* Design #11 Treat your doggy to a new collar for Xmas. He might be your only companion! Our new Harris tweed collars with black or brown leather trim come in a choice of 9 colours and 3…

100 Gift Ideas for Under £35: Part 1

Hello! It’s December already!!! But there’s no need to stress about the festive season zooming towards us and there’s no need to spend a fortune on gifts for friends & family. Did you know I have 100+ ideas for practical & super useful gifts that they’ll love? And when they use them every day, they’ll…

Fashion Revolution Week 2020

It’s Fashion Revolution week again. Fashion Revolution was set up in 2013, following the factory collapse disaster in Bangladesh. They work to promote ethical & fair trade in the fashion, textiles and garment industry worldwide and as they say, we all need to ask ‘Who Made My Clothes?’ But a different one this year, that’s for…

Are You An Entrepreneur?

Are you an Entrepreneur? An ethically minded Entrepreneur? Good. So I would like to connect with you to see if we can work together. Maybe you’re looking for a bespoke, fair trade, ethical gift, so you can reward your clients/colleagues, and show that you really value them, without spending a fortune. If this is of…

Fair Trade Fortnight 2020

It’s Fair Trade Fortnight so we’re celebrating all the talented ladies (and a few men) at our ethical and fair trade workshop in rural India. This is a short video showing the different stages of production that goes into making Shona Easton leather & tweed designs. From the precision hand cutting process to careful assembly…