I was already a huge fan of  print maker Angie Lewin but today, whilst browsing for examples of great quality lino printing, I came across her Flickr set. In it are valuable insights into her working practices and the most beautiful snippets from her sketch books and watercolours. I think they are simply gorgeous!  My

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New Fiona Howard fabric designs

A little treat in my inbox yesterday – brand new designs from Fiona Howard. These were designed for Sanderson and John Lewis First is ‘Maple’ for Sanderson – in 4 colourways   and also a couple of delightful designs for John Lewis furnishing fabrics    

As well as getting your loved one a very special limited edition print from yours truly I thought I’d share my search for that special gift. mainly looking at etsy or folksy for beautiful things of an illustration/print nature Click on image to get to the full details of each talented artist. Moira Millman- gocco

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Sweet Treats

During my daily visit to the wonderful print&pattern blog, I saw these delicious pattern designs by Luckyday studios who will soon be exhibiting at Surtex in NY. What beautiful colours  mmmmm!      

Happy New Year

One week into the new year, a little late I know! but best wishes to you all and thanks for checking in. I’m now living half way between two houses and both are in disarray so neither feels like home right now. I can’t wait to get the fun part done – decorating! Whilst the

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Very Cool Yule Giftwrap

Lovely giftwrap by Lesley Barnes available at Soma  

I’m sure a lot of you are already aware of Design*Sponge, a brilliantly inspiring blog by Brooklyn-based writer, Grace Bonney. I check in here regularly to refresh my ideas but as I’m about to own my own home for the first time, I’m particularly interested in the Sneak Peeks section. Here we get a glimpse

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Totally Gorgeous Gift Wrap

I simply must get some sheets of this beautiful giftwrap for my pressies. A gift in itself! Available through Nobrow, the design is the work of the ever so talented Lab Partners. I think the colour combinations are spot on!    

Retro print goodies

Yum! just check out this beauty as seen on International Poster Gallery.  

Retro Fabric Deliciousness

Still on the look out for nice nursery curtain fabric, I stumbled across Fabric Inspiration which is host to a terrific collection of original (I think) fabrics from the 60s and 70s. Some crazy patterns going on here which I’m finding very inspirational. Even if I can’t use these for curtains I’ll buy some anyway

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