Illustrations for Savera UK — Hire an Illustrator

Lovely work by UK based illustrator Charlotte Weatherstone…info shared below. Follow the link for more. I was recently commissioned by Savera UK to create a set of limited edition hand-illustrated plates and prints for their annual conference for National Memorial Day. Savera UK operates across the United Kingdom to provide services to individuals from Black … More Illustrations for Savera UK — Hire an Illustrator

Double Walled Coffee Mugs – A Product Feature

Remember that I told you of my penchant for using Borosilicate glassware when oven cooking? Reminder at: here Above I present my growing collection of double-walled Borosilicate cups/mugs designed for coffee and other hot beverages, and for serving iced drinks too!       In this posting I am featuring a double-walled coffee mug from JUDGE … More Double Walled Coffee Mugs – A Product Feature

Sewing Projects for Home Accessorizing plus book #Giveaway

  11 soft furnishing projects using fusible applique motifs made from wool and cotton. Make cushions or table runners in a seasonal theme. All are charming, folksy designs and inspiring projects. Patterns included. This book will appeal to beginners and intermediate level: quilters, needlework enthusiasts, or craft sewists. A labour of love but fun to … More Sewing Projects for Home Accessorizing plus book #Giveaway

Judge Table Essentials Range – A Trade Press article

the following contains product placement Pictured is the small jug, square serving platter and side plate (square) and are 3 of 21 NEW pieces to the Judge Table Essentials collection The Product Judge Table Essentials consists over 100 items in the entire collection which includes glassware. This is classic and stylish Tableware (and Serveware) for … More Judge Table Essentials Range – A Trade Press article

5 Value Adding Home Remodeling Projects

According to Vince and Stacy Real Estate there are five home remodeling projects that will increase the value of your property: Wood deck addition Attic bedroom conversion Garage door replacement Master suite enlargement Sunroom or home office addition Click over for more commentary and tips from these two industry professionals on the subject: Remodeling a … More 5 Value Adding Home Remodeling Projects

Memory Foam vs Traditional Beds and the Hotel Business

A Hypnos Bed Product. Textiles by Edinburgh Weavers. Image source: http://www.hotelspeconline.com/ The beds in high spec 4*/5*  hotels are very comfortable (usually), but with the domestic market flood of mattresses manufactured using foam/or latex/or temperature sensitive pressure relieving material(s), we wondered why it is that the major hospitality outlets do not appear to have followed … More Memory Foam vs Traditional Beds and the Hotel Business

Mad About The House – Book Review

MAD ABOUT THE HOUSE How to decorate your home with style Author: Kate Watson-Smyth Hardcover: 205 pages Publisher: Pavilion Books (22 Mar. 2018) Language: English ISBN-13: 978-1911595427   Overview A book with the following sections as a lead in : Your Home, Your Story – Find Your Style – The Perils of Pinterest – A Word About Colour.  The content … More Mad About The House – Book Review

Glass Cookware – Still Relevant, Still Modern

borosilicate glassware – includes the 2 in 1 casserole dish (forefront) and a rectangular roaster by Judge Cooking and baking using glass casserole dishes is a real throwback to my schooldays and my Domestic Science classes back then. I would often transport home, in the crook of my arm, a foil wrapped dish I’d prepared … More Glass Cookware – Still Relevant, Still Modern