Profiling TSS Business of the Month for March 2019 GUÐRUN & GUÐRUN and its co-founder Gudrun Rógvadóttir

  From its Faroe Islands base, knitwear company GUÐRUN & GUÐRUN connects Faroese sheep farmers and this northern archipelago’s wool spinning traditions; the craft of hand-knitting and the company’s social responsibility policy with the fashion (and lifestyle) customer who cares ‘about each other, the environment, our common natural resources and who yet want to be … More Profiling TSS Business of the Month for March 2019 GUÐRUN & GUÐRUN and its co-founder Gudrun Rógvadóttir

Bree Merryn Art Ltd a TSS Business of The Month for February 2019

The Spring Fair is an all-important date in the Home and Gift calendar for the retail industry and this year’s event happened across five days, early February, at NEC Birmingham, UK. Yorkshire based artist, Bree Merryn is fresh from the show, after exhibiting her framed art prints, and canvas prints as well as her signature … More Bree Merryn Art Ltd a TSS Business of The Month for February 2019

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