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Mollie Makes and me…!

Oh My!! I’m still in shock, I’ve been shortlisted for a Start Up award at the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards! They will announce the winner next Wednesday and I’m up against some beauts…so wish me luck!! Head over to my shop via the button on the right or click here to see my new collection. […]

I’ll be back!

Sorry for the radio silence over the last couple of weeks, lots on at the mo but also lots to show you after this weekend (I’m shooting my 2014 collection with Holly Booth this sat!) Outfits posts coming up as well as some craft a week tutorials…promise;) Right, I’m off to make crepe paper garlands!

Final Countdown!

With just over a week to go until the big day I know many of you are still on the hunt for Christmas gifts…I know I am! So I thought I would do a little run down of what stock I have available and ready to ship. The Perfect Clutch Kit: If you have a […]

November musings…

We are busy as usual over here at Duck & Duffel HQ, so thought I’d sum up November in pictures! Lots going on including: Spitalfields Designers/ Makers Market Christmas fair at Myrtle’s courtyard (attending with Audrey not selling for a change!) Started my xmas shopping here too! Salt dough making and decorating Sewing (for customer […]

Holibobs…just a few pics

We just had the most fantastic holiday at the Four Seasons Vilamoura. I’m now back in work and planning mode for ┬áthe up-coming shows I’m taking part in; Thread at Farnham Maltings on Sunday 3rd Nov, Spitalfields Designer/ Makers Market 16th Nov and a possible extra one in Dec…details to follow…eek!! But, to summarise our […]


Hello! Lots of exciting things going on over at Duck & Duffel HQ in the next few months which is why I have been a bit quiet on the old blogging front! I’m in the midst of designing a new fabric range and starting to make lots of stock for two events: Thread at Farnham […]


I am thrilled to tell you I’ve been shortlisted to win a business grant by! It’s a competition sponsored by Triumph (the lovely undies people) and the prize includes mentoring from people like Gizzie Erskine and Paloma Faith (both of whom have fab style and I would love to meet!). All I need is […]

Do quit your day job

I was lucky enough to be contacted by Crafty magazine editor Sarah about writing a piece on quitting my day job to persue my dream of running my own handmade business. What an opportunity I tell you! I was thrilled, agreed straight away and you can read the article here!

Rosy cheeks

I haven’t blogged about skin care or make-up before (even though I love it) because my blog is more about crafts and fashion, but, occasionally a product or range will completely blow you away and you feel it’s only right to share the love! So in that vein here is the down-low… One of my […]

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