How to Make a Quilted Cushion / Scatter Cushion

The post published yesterday here at TSS, showcased a handmade, quilted table runner using a printed chambray fabric called Sunflower Indigo Garden by clothing retailer Seasalt Cornwall. The sharing of this recent sewing project continues today with How to Make a Quilted Cushion to match the table runner. Note that step-by-step pictures will sometimes illustrate … More How to Make a Quilted Cushion / Scatter Cushion

How to Make a Quilted Indigo Sunflower Table Runner

The fabric used lends itself very well to quilting around each and every Sunflower and the use of some fancy, embroidery stitches looks cool too, but if you’re are going to try reproduce this like-for-like please know it isn’t a quick project though it is worthwhile to be patient as the result is very effective. … More How to Make a Quilted Indigo Sunflower Table Runner

Textile Artists producing Handmade Home Textiles and Home Accessories

For TSS readers interested in seeing unique, handmade home textiles and home accessories I am mentioning The Textile Fair event which was held at the historic Warwickshire Art Gallery at Compton Verney. On Saturday (Nov 17th) leading textile artists were in attendance exhibiting their collections. Designer/makers were commissioning/selling their soft furnishings and other textile home … More Textile Artists producing Handmade Home Textiles and Home Accessories

Brendan Ravenhill’s LA Design Studio – It’s a ‘Cool’ Read

from COOL HUNTING™ (via WordPress) sharing their recently published online feature which profiles, Brendan Ravenhill and his LA Design Studio and business.   Note: Imagery also the property of COOL HUNTING™ LA-based designer Brendan Ravenhill is known for creating sparsely designed, stripped-down yet stunning objects. From chandeliers with multiple thin arms to understated layered chairs to … More Brendan Ravenhill’s LA Design Studio – It’s a ‘Cool’ Read

A Selection of Six Sparkling Christmas Glass Pieces

It has been hugely enjoyable to view some fine examples online of art glass, handmade glassware and festive themed glass packaged items, and to arrive at a super six selection. 1. Winter Spice home candle – from a larger collection by Sandy Bay London and a SBL Technology Home Fragrance Manufacturer   2. Christmas themed Bauble … More A Selection of Six Sparkling Christmas Glass Pieces

Command™ Picture Hanging Range and New Command™ Bathroom Products

PICTURE HANGING Our own little framed picture collage (see above) illustrates our own use of picture hooks from Command™ to display artwork in the home. The Picture Hanging Range is perfect and effortless for the hanging of specific product/display items. We like it! Command™ adhesive strips that are included in the packs with every hook, clip or … More Command™ Picture Hanging Range and New Command™ Bathroom Products

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