Top 5 Baby Shower Gifts

Top 5 Baby Shower Gifts

Buying a gift for a baby shower can sometimes feel like a difficult quest. Just what can you get that will be special and valued but functional and useful? Here are my top 5 gift ideas that are both practical and have lots of sentimental value too. 1. Baby clothes in larger sizes When a…

New Baby Hat: Tides Pom Pom Beanie

New Baby Hat: Tides Pom Pom Beanie

Happy Monday everyone! Here we are again with another blog post, and today I wanted to tell you all about the brand new beanie I have in my Etsy shop, the Tides pom pom beanie. Some of you may remember a month or so ago I was asking on Facebook and Instagram whether or not…

5,4,3,2,1 Boy and Bear (Guest Blog)

5,4,3,2,1 Boy and Bear (Guest Blog)

For a long time I have wanted to have a monthly post on my blog that is dedicated to other businesses and guest bloggers. Something a bit different from listening to me waffle on every week! I have finally gotten around to sorting it out and here is the first (hopefully of many)! Without further…

Chunky Jo Hat Photoshoot

Chunky Jo Hat Photoshoot

When I first started making baby clothes I knew I should make use of my own child, drag him into the world of modelling for me and make him wear hats, even though he hated it. What a terrible mother! What I didn’t realise was just how much he was going to love it and…

FAQ: Sizing

FAQ: Sizing

One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is about sizing, esp when it comes to hats. It’s always better to go by the measurement of the hat rather than the size stated. Just because one baby is 2 months old and wears 0-3 month clothing doesn’t mean the next 2 month old is…

The Best Yarn Choices for Sensitive Skin

The Best Yarn Choices for Sensitive Skin

Wool. I love it. I work with it daily. I wear it. I sometimes roll in it when no-ones looking. It is my favourite and I am very lucky. There are some people out there who are sensitive to wool and this makes me sad. Studies have shown that all fibres can cause a bristly…

My top 5 Customer photos

My top 5 Customer photos

I absolutely love seeing customer photos. I really do. They fill me with so much satisfaction that there is a child out there, somewhere in the world, actually wearing something that was made, by me, in my front room while I watched Netflix or Now TV. It’s just so lovely and almost unbelievable. I know…

10 Tips to Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions

10 Tips to Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year! Today is the 1st of January 2018 and it’s that time again when we all sit down and think about what we want to achieve this new year. What are we going to change about ourselves to make our lives better? But do these resolutions ever last or pan out? Some of…

Oakland Cardigan Late Launch

Oakland Cardigan Late Launch

I know, I know! I’m not the best blogger in the world right now. In fact, I’m probably one of the worst! I told you to come back and see my Oakland cardigan, only to not post about it. My only excuse is that I just got too swamped with other things and I’ve left…

Sneak Peek

Sneak Peek

Coming soon to the RowRow and Kades Etsy shop. Check back Monday 26th June!