A Peek Inside The Vintage Shetland Project – A Treasure Hunt

As I enter the final stages of putting The Vintage Shetland Project together, I’m very excited to now begin to share a little more about what you are going to find in the book. ┬áSo today, without hopefully revealing too … Continued

Me, My Life and David Bowie

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This wasn’t a post I ever imagined I would need to write. Bowie was immortal, some sort of other-wordly, supernatural creature that transcended normal earthly rules and would exist forever. The news of his death today has proven this foolish … Continued

The 1930s: The Decade Between

When I posted The Bright Young Things, I always thought I’d want to write about what came after the Roaring Twenties. We humans like to think of decades as clearly defining cultural or political phenomena, but real life is rarely … Continued

Wartime Farm Sleeveless Pullover

I am beside myself with excitement at being able to announce that I am about to release the Wartime Farm Sleeveless Pullover pattern as worn by Alex Langlands in the BBC series, Wartime Farm. Photo of Alex Langlands courtesy of … Continued