Butterfly Twists Folding Festival Wellingtons

Butterfly Twists Stylish Folding Wellingtons and Pumps

So far this summer’s weather has been somewhat hit and miss hasn’t it? So if you’re planning on heading off for a festival weekend somewhere, chances are you’ll probably need some jolie wellies to go along with. Butterfly Twists make the most stylish folding wellingtons, sandals and ballet pumps, a dream for the intrepid explorer or festival dweller. I Read the full article…

how to make felt craft courses in charente

Charente Craft Courses : How to Make Felt with Christèle Gaillard

In a sleepy little village in the Charente countryside, Christèle Gaillard is introducing her friends, neighbours and fellow craft enthusiasts to the ancient art of felting. After visiting New Zealand, Christèle fell for the soft texture of this beautiful fabric and now teaches people how to make felt at her Charente Craft Courses from her home. Read the full article…

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Coucou it’s #leweekend! French Toy Brands, A Citron Vert Cocktail & Upcycling Vintage Linens

So, it’s #leweekend again and after a week of upcycling vintage linens, reasoning with a toddler, garden designing and testing paint colours I am ready for my little break to Jersey this weekend to see my besties. It’s a weird one turning 40 this year and it’s suddenly dawning on me that all those things Read the full article…

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Do Small Things With Great Love : A French Tarte Tatin Recipe with The White Company London

My mum, sister, sister in law and I all have the same Sunday ritual; it involves preparing a lovely family roast, playing nice music in the kitchen and having a little glass of something warming with our pinnies on. We all do it, every Sunday, without fail and it’s one of our little family treats Read the full article…

Christmas French Madeleine Cake Recipe

Christmas Spiced French Madeleine Cake Recipe

I love a good Madeleine cake, such a simple little recipe to make and super tasty too. My little boy loves nothing more than spending his day off on Wednesday baking and this is a brilliant cake recipe for kids as they’re cooked in 8-10 minutes so even he can wait for them to be ready! This recipe Read the full article…

Where to buy stylish oilcloth

Where To Buy Really Stylish Oilcloth

I love a bit of oilcloth, so practical yet pretty. I’m now on a mission to discover where to buy a new stylish oilcloth after a dry spell in our house without one which has left my vintage coffee table pleading for mercy! This little table also doubles up as a dinner/painting/play table for the little Read the full article…