The Rise of the Beach Wedding – and handmade at that

I just cannot stop making my little handstitched journals. Their simplicity and gentle look are what satisfy me. I painted a starfish and a seahorse last year and so now am using their motifs with a complementary background as decorations for my journals. Great as bridesmaids favors if you are going barefoot to the beach to get married – or for any other purpose under … Continue reading The Rise of the Beach Wedding – and handmade at that

Let’s hear it for the girls – beach wedding favors

Pretty, high-keyed arty journals that would make sweet bridesmaids’ gifts are now available on my Etsy shop. I handstitched this trio using Irish linen thread and a big needle. I had made holes using my wooden-handled bradawl and feel a great sense of satisfaction producing these potent little booklets from scratch. As well as bridesmaids’ gifts they would be lovely for anyone loving putting pen … Continue reading Let’s hear it for the girls – beach wedding favors