Category Archives: Shopping

Handbags on the Move

Yippee, at long last we’ve got our act together and our website is now mobile friendly. All designs can be viewed, one at a time, in the different categories. Just click on the category you want to see and scroll down through all the products. Everything is listed (as on our desktop site) in price…

The Eel Catcher’s Daughter

Today, I’m featuring one of our lovely stockists in Ely, Cambridgeshire (UK). The Eel Catcher’s Daughter is a fabulous gift shop in a lovely old stone building that was originally part of the Ely Cathedral school buildings. It fronts onto the High Street with very pretty windows, hand painted with the company’s distinctive logo. One of the…

London, Paris & Travel Companions

Last week I posted a photo of our new medium sized shoulder bags in bright colours. Perfect for hands free travelling. Great Minds, Great Colours What a surprise then, when I spotted this yesterday. Selfridges posted this pic of the new season’s Longchamp bags on Instagram. As Selfridges say: ‘We’ve found your perfect summer travel…

Casa Fina Salisbury

I was just speaking to one of the stockists of my designs: Casa Fina in Salisbury, UK. I can’t believe we’ve been working together for 11 years! Susi, the owner, ordered her first collection of Shona Easton handbags in 2003. It’s a fabulous shop and well worth a visit the next time you are in…

Dates, Nuts and Fizz

My local supermarket, here in Dubai, is gearing up for Ramadan with a special front of store tempting display of all things yummy. There are packs of all kinds of dates, plain dates, gooey dates, dates stuffed with almonds, and the bottles that look like Champagne are a fizzy date drink. The fabulous Arabian fabric…

A Colourful Place

Not just a colourful place, this is a fabulous smelling place too. The Spice Souk in Dubai. I love it 🙂

Textile Inspirations: Ikat

I love looking for new fabrics. Usually, I don’t go with a certain idea in mind of what I’m looking for. In fact, if I do, then I will never be able to find it! Fabric Market Yesterday I decided to go to one of the street markets in Chennai that specialises in all kinds…

Christmas Time

Christmas Day is one week away so I’ve been taking a few festive photos of our leather keyrings that make great stocking fillers. Here’s a Christmas tree one of the Handbag Keyrings and the Heart Keyrings both perfect stocking fillers at just £4.95 and £3.95 each. We are still posting out orders until this Friday…

Bags on Tour: Countdown to Manchester

Hello! Just a quick update on our attendance at the Magical Christmas Fair next weekend in Manchester. We will be welcoming visitors to our stand at Manchester Central (was the GMEX centre) from Friday 29th Nov to Sunday 1st Dec. New Designs We have a great selection of our current collection to show you (most…

Win a VIP ticket to the Magical Christmas Fair

It’s competition time! This week we have 5 sets of 2 VIP tickets to give away for entry to the Magical Christmas Fair which is being held in Manchester Central (the old GMEX centre) from 29th November to 1st December. A Fabulous Day Out You can shop for gifts and for treats for yourself as…