Category Archives: Shopping

Treat Yourself to a little Luxury!

Hello! I don’t know about you but I haven’t used a handbag for ages! 2020 and 2021 (so far) have been a bit different to other years, that’s for sure. So what’s new? I thought you might be interested to see my fabulous new delivery boxes with deep red interior. I’m hoping to use them for…

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…

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…

A Bespoke Design, Free Stuff and A Request for Your Ideas

Following my last post about my workshop in rural India and the plight of the ladies who work there, I’ve been thinking of more ideas about how to raise money to pay their wages while they are unable to work (due to Coronavirus lock-down). Free Stuff In the next few weeks, I’ll be offering some…

No More Plastic Packaging

I’ve been looking for ages to find a suitable replacement for the mailing bags I used to use and finally I found it. I’m so excited with my new eco friendly packaging that I just had to take a picture of it and share it with you here. The paper mailing bags are made from…

Fashion Revolution Day 2018

It’s five years today, since the tragic Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh. And all this week it’s Fashion Revolution Week, when we remember the 1000’s who died and were injured because they worked in an unsafe building. It’s scary how inexpensive garments can be – surely we must all wonder how is that possible?…