Browsing Tag: modern vintage

Wife-made Patchy Wool Cushion - Square

Patchy Wool Cushions | Art for your sofa

Art for your sofa – or your lounge or bed or wherever you want, really! That’s how I like to think of these Patchy Wool Cushions I’ve been making. It’s been a few years now since I first started playing with wool scraps; chopping them up into smaller pieces and sewing them back together to […]

A House for a Mouse

A House for a Mouse

Let me tell you a sordid tale of forgetfulness and morning sickness and lack of sleep. I’ve been holding a mouse hostage. I feel terrible for her, poor little Mousey Maileg.  And for her owners.  It was an accident, I promise!  She came with some friends for an overnight visit.  And she stayed.  And stayed. […]

Bedroom Do-over

I’ve been doing a bit of work on Rosie’s bedroom. I realised the other day I had created a monster. I had this vision, you see. This vision of vintage, thrown together with a bit of modern, a splash of colour here and there, nothing too ‘planned’, but rather a mish-mash of things that just […]

New from old

There is nothing funner than giving new life to old linens. If you can see past the old red wine stains or the yellow age marks, I can guarantee you’ll see new potential (or if you can’t, just send me a message and I’ll give you my postal details and you can send that vintage […]

Old dog, new dog

I’ve had this pillow sitting on the chair in our dining room in the first photo, waiting to find the time to photograph it.  Rosie has walked past many times asking, “Mummy, dat my pillow?” and “We put it on my bed please?”.  She was quite pleased.  As am I.  This vintage sheet was a […]