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Writing hut – The Nester

I love making nests. This one is my writing hut in Warwickshire. Everything in it is second hand or I made/found/up-cycled. It cost absolutely nothing. It was beautiful at night – this is when I stayed in it most. I put lots of candle lanterns and solar lights in the tree outside of it. An […]

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craftiness and happiness = love #diary

The perfect week. I’ve done a lot of writing – together with research for my next nest project. Love exposed walls. Subtle factory lighting, ‘brights’ mixed with amber. White smooth ceilings. Natural oak cladding. All this finished with hand spun metal chairs and matching table bases. Jam jars full of condiments with kraft labels tied […]

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squirrel woman #DIY #junk #diary

I am supposed to be de-cluttering and moving on to the next room but I cannot stop making little corners in my kitchen! I have even bought a small piece of net curtain to cover a window that would have taken ages to make a blind for. It looks awful but I sort of love […]

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My Blanket Box by Tiffany Belle Harper

Found an old blanket box at one of my most fave haunts. Swiss Cottage in Leeds. An eccentrics cave just loaded with often useless yet intriguing artefact. Plus old bits of furniture that smell of un-kept wood and decades of wax.

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