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Hello there!

Here's a little tale about the friendly shopkeeper you see before you:

Once upon a time

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Well, just the end on 2006, actually, this recently graduated fine art photographer had reached a loose end and thought, "this is it, now or never- i'm going to leave this office job and start my real life!"

So, I left work, but, unfortunately, I hadn't really thought it through, and didn't really know what to do next. My mum, trying to keep me entertained, decided to teach me how to knit, using a "knit your own handbag" kit.

I loved knitting (still do), but working with yarn awakened a whole new love for textiles and I bought a sewing…

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  • Born on February 5
  • Joined November 19, 2007

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About

Hello there!

Here's a little tale about the friendly shopkeeper you see before you:

Once upon a time

{{wavy lines}}

Well, just the end on 2006, actually, this recently graduated fine art photographer had reached a loose end and thought, "this is it, now or never- i'm going to leave this office job and start my real life!"

So, I left work, but, unfortunately, I hadn't really thought it through, and didn't really know what to do next. My mum, trying to keep me entertained, decided to teach me how to knit, using a "knit your own handbag" kit.

I loved knitting (still do), but working with yarn awakened a whole new love for textiles and I bought a sewing machine. Since then, I have been perfecting my skills by making handbags, inspired by the knitting kit that started this radical career change.

Having sold my wares at various craft fairs and getting excellent feed back, I thought I should have some sort of internet presence...

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And that brings us to where we are today!

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