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Legless…

It’s a far cry from last time I said down and wrote a blog post and we are now in the full throws of summer, Woo hoo! What a perfect time to introduce my exciting new project “Legless”, upcycling mid-century tables and chairs by covering just their legs with vintage fabric, giving a whole new meaning to the phrase legless! They will soon be featured on Etsy.

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This also leads me onto another exciting project that my good friend Bec Russell-Turner and I are in the process of presenting, a lifestyle exhibition/pop-up shop. This will include amongst other things Bec’s gorgeous silk devorated paintings, my suitcase cupboards and the debut of legless! and will probably take place nearer the end of the year. We are currently looking for a suitable space in West London so if anyone knows of anything, please do let me know.

Rose was taken off a couple of weeks ago for a photoshoot in Country Homes and Interiors, after Evelyn featuring in their May edition, they are almost becoming regulars in the magazine!

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ImageThe Etsy Wedding fair was a huge success, Darcy, Rose and Evelyn made their way to Soho and got some great feedback on the Etsy facebook page.

Until next time top up those tans and get ready for the preview party fr our exhibition, date to be confirmed…

 

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Showcase!

I’ve had a very exciting week and have been accepted to take part in City Showcase; Soho flea market, which is the most glamorous flea market around! Highlighting new creative talent whilst launching a unique new event for London. Soho will be closed to traffic and transformed into a hub of creativity with musicians and comedians performing and emerging creatives displaying their work. 
I’m going to be showcasing my latest project. Vintage leather suitcases lined with beautiful vintage fabric which I have upcyled into cupboards to be mounted on the wall, making a centre piece in any room. 
They are visually eye catching as well as being perfectly practical! (Surprisingly they can actually hold quite a heavy load!) 
I have designed each suitcase so they are completely unique with their own personality and story to tell. Following the theme of World war II and the evacuation suitcases, each one will have it’s own name and evacuation number.
So put Sunday 27th May in your diary’s now and get yourselves down to Soho. In the meantime here is a sneek peak…

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