My two are big fans of colourful clothes (so glad that Alf hasn’t adopted the traditional teen boy uniform of khaki, grey and navy sportswear yet) so Scandi features heavily in their wardrobes – great for me as it tends to be well made and last longer than high-street buys. Brilliant Swedish organic childrenswear label Polarn O. Pyret kindly sent… View Post
I’ve bought a few really fab craft kits as presents lately, so thought I’d start sharing them here. I think kits make great presents for tweens and teens – always good to encourage a bit of creativity away from screens and, although they may complain initially, they nearly always enjoy crafting and love the results. First up is this gorgeous… View Post
Swoop! The latest drop from Zilla includes a range of fabulous upcycled sweatshirts for kids, £34 each, decorated with offcuts from the appliqués of the clothing in the main collection. Available in sizes from six months to eight years in four colours (mint, black, grey and purple), but these are one-offs, so don’t hang about!
Pssst – it’s nearly Mother’s Day. I’m sure you already knew that. But if you haven’t bought anything for your mama yet, don’t despair. Here are five fabulous gift ideas that will be loved by all mums – and, importantly, will arrive by Sunday. Wild Honey dried flower bouquet, £33, Beards & Daisies. Order by 4pm Saturday for Mother’s Day… View Post
Happy International Women’s Day! Inspire the next generation of women with tales of amazing female achievements – here are a few of my favourites. Enjoy! Rebel Girls: Powerful Pairs (Rebel Girls Inc. RRP £6.99) 25 tales of mothers and daughters, from Emmeline, Christabel and Sylvia Pankhurst to Prue Leith and her filmmaker daughter Li-Da Kruger. Little People, Big Dreams: Gloria… View Post