It’s almost impossible to believe that another Christmas time is fast approaching, and I’m so far behind this year… Not one mince pie, panetone or glass of mulled wine has passed my lips as yet, which could be due to too much work, and insufficient play – or perhaps more the fact that I over-indulged far too early last year, and vowed never to do the same again!
Now the days are shorter, and there’s a definite chill in the air, it’s recognition that the long summer days (at least in Britain), are but memories of this year, and the comfort season is well and truly here. As the nights draw in, and winter coats emerge from the backs of wardrobes, there is no doubt that wearing sumptuous layerings of cashmere, wool, and fur hats and accessories make autumn such a pleasure.
Summer holidays are now all but lovely memories for most of us, as a new school year begins, and the approach of autumn, with cooler mornings and evenings. There are many ways to be reminded it’s autumn again, and I’m looking forward to working with my favourite fabrics, to layer, and keep the chill at bay!
The New Year began with a splash! Literally – a flood from the flat above the shop – not a big one, thankfully, but enough of a diversion to delay me with our newsletter, and wishing a Happy, healthy New Year! There are so many things to look forward to in 2015. I’m very happy […]