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Hand printed lino and giclee prints and beautiful items made from fabrics old and new, hand-stitched and embellished with love. All with free U.K. postage. Bespoke orders welcomed.

* I endeavour to represent my pieces as clearly and with colours as true to life as possible, however some slight variations in tone between the image on screen and the piece itself may occur.*

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  • 'September in the Garden', Lino Print

    'September in the Garden', ...

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    £40.00 6 in stock

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  • 'Glad all Over', Lino Print in Black on Lokta Paper (VE1)

    'Glad all Over', Lino Print...

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    £40.00 7 in stock

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  • 'Wild Beauty', Lino Print in Black on Lokta Paper (VE1)

    'Wild Beauty', Lino Print i...

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    £40.00 4 in stock

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  • 'Wild Beauty', Lino Print in Green on Lokta Paper (VE2)

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    £40.00 2 in stock

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  • 'Wild Beauty', Lino Print in Green on Hosho Paper (VE3)

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    £40.00 3 in stock

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  • 'Hello There Spring' Lino Print

    'Hello There Spring' Lino P...

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    £35.00 12 in stock

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  • 'Everlasting Blooms, With Love' Lino Print

    'Everlasting Blooms, With L...

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    £25.00 11 in stock

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  • 'Grandma's Wise Words' Lino Print

    'Grandma's Wise Words' Lino...

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    £25.00 6 in stock

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  • 'Grandpa's Goodnight' Lino Print

    'Grandpa's Goodnight' Lino ...

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    £25.00 6 in stock

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  • 'Poppies' Small Lino Print

    'Poppies' Small Lino Print

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    £10.00 10 in stock

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  • 'Foxgloves' Small Lino Print

    'Foxgloves' Small Lino Print

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    £10.00 10 in stock

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  • 'Green Guardian' Print on Lime Lokta

    'Green Guardian' Print on L...

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    £38.00 3 in stock

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  • 'A Helping Hand' Lino Print

    'A Helping Hand' Lino Print

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    £25.00 4 in stock

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  • 'Beautiful Autumn' Lino Print

    'Beautiful Autumn' Lino Print

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    £25.00 8 in stock

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  • 'Beautiful Autumn' Hand Printed Sketchbook

    'Beautiful Autumn' Hand Pri...

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    £6.00 1 in stock

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  • 'Mini Hydrangea' Lino Print

    'Mini Hydrangea' Lino Print

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    £5.00 5 in stock

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  • 'Mini Snowdrops' Lino Print

    'Mini Snowdrops' Lino Print

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    £5.00 4 in stock

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  • SALE 'Little Cherry Tree' Lino Print (on Kitakata Paper)

    SALE 'Little Cherry Tree' L...

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    £10.00 1 in stock

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  • SALE 'Little Cherry Tree' Lino Print (on Okawara Select Paper)

    SALE 'Little Cherry Tree' L...

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    £10.00 1 in stock

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  • SALE 'Little Cherry Tree' Lino Print (on Watercolour Paper)

    SALE 'Little Cherry Tree' L...

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    £10.00 1 in stock

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  • 'Little Cherry Tree' Hand Printed Sketchbook

    'Little Cherry Tree' Hand P...

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    £6.00 1 in stock

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  • SALE 'Underneath the Trees' Lino Print

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    £10.00 3 in stock

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  • 'Underneath the Trees' Hand Printed Sketchbook

    'Underneath the Trees' Hand...

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    £6.00 1 in stock

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  • SALE 'Mightier than the Sword' Lino Print

    SALE 'Mightier than the Swo...

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    £10.00 2 in stock

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  • 'Mightier than the Sword' Hand Printed Sketchbook (Kraft)

    'Mightier than the Sword' H...

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    £6.00 3 in stock

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  • 'Mightier than the Sword' Hand Printed Sketchbook (Glitter)

    'Mightier than the Sword' H...

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    £6.00 2 in stock

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  • 'Mightier than the Sword' Lino Printed Postcard Bundle

    'Mightier than the Sword' L...

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    £4.00 1 in stock

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  • 'A Burst of Spring' Hand Printed Sketchbook

    'A Burst of Spring' Hand Pr...

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    £6.00 1 in stock

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  • SALE 'Ivy' Lino Print

    SALE 'Ivy' Lino Print

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    £10.00 4 in stock

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  • SALE 'Seaside Treasure' Lino Print

    SALE 'Seaside Treasure' Lin...

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    £10.00 2 in stock

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  • SALE 'Bottoms Up!' Lino Print

    SALE 'Bottoms Up!' Lino Print

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    £10.00 3 in stock

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  • Magnolia Giclee Print

    Magnolia Giclee Print

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    £18.00 2 in stock

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  • Magnolia Greetings Card

    Magnolia Greetings Card

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    £3.00 2 in stock

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  • Garden Birds Giclee Print

    Garden Birds Giclee Print

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    £18.00 2 in stock

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  • Garden Birds Greetings Card

    Garden Birds Greetings Card

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    £3.00 2 in stock

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  • Little Linen Blue Tit

    Little Linen Blue Tit

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    £7.00 2 in stock

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  • Little Linen Sparrow

    Little Linen Sparrow

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    £7.00 3 in stock

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  • Garden Birds Linen Hanging Decoration

    Garden Birds Linen Hanging ...

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    £20.00 1 in stock

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  • Foxglove & Forget-Me-Not Giclee Print

    Foxglove & Forget-Me-Not Gi...

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    £18.00 2 in stock

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  • Foxglove & Forget-Me-Not Greetings Card

    Foxglove & Forget-Me-Not Gr...

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    £3.00 2 in stock

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  • Daffodil & Crocus Giclee Print

    Daffodil & Crocus Giclee Pr...

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    £18.00 3 in stock

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  • Daffodil & Crocus Greetings Card

    Daffodil & Crocus Greetings...

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    £3.00 3 in stock

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  • Wild Arum & Ivy Giclee Print

    Wild Arum & Ivy Giclee Print

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    £18.00 3 in stock

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  • Wild Arum & Ivy Greetings Card

    Wild Arum & Ivy Greetings Card

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    £3.00 4 in stock

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  • Vintage Fabric Lavender Pouch (1)

    Vintage Fabric Lavender Pou...

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    £7.00 1 in stock

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  • Vintage Fabric Lavender Pouch (2)

    Vintage Fabric Lavender Pou...

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    £7.00 1 in stock

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  • Vintage Fabric Lavender Pouch (3)

    Vintage Fabric Lavender Pou...

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    £7.00 1 in stock

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  • Vintage Fabric Lavender Pouch (5)

    Vintage Fabric Lavender Pou...

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    £7.00 1 in stock

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  • Vintage Fabric Lavender Pouch (6)

    Vintage Fabric Lavender Pou...

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    £7.00 1 in stock

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  • 'Ella' Rainbow Umbrella Lavender Pouches

    'Ella' Rainbow Umbrella Lav...

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    £7.00 6 in stock

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  • 'Ella' Heavyweight Cotton Cushion

    'Ella' Heavyweight Cotton C...

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    £35.00 1 in stock

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  • Zipped Pencil Pouch, 'Ella' Rainbow Umbrella Fabric

    Zipped Pencil Pouch, 'Ella'...

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    £10.00 4 in stock

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  • 'Weathering the Storm' Hoop, Blues

    'Weathering the Storm' Hoop...

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    £20.00 1 in stock

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  • 'Weathering the Storm' Hoop, Green

    'Weathering the Storm' Hoop...

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    £20.00 1 in stock

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  • Textile Brooch - 'Weathering the Storm'

    Textile Brooch - 'Weatherin...

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    £7.00 5 in stock

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  • 'Happy Day!' Linen Cushion

    'Happy Day!' Linen Cushion

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    £35.00 1 in stock

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  • Linen Drawstring Pouch, Navy with Cream Heart

    Linen Drawstring Pouch, Nav...

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    £6.00 1 in stock

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  • Linen Drawstring Pouch, Ochre with Green Heart

    Linen Drawstring Pouch, Och...

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    £6.00 1 in stock

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  • Hessian Flower Brooch, Stripey Centre Button (no.1)

    Hessian Flower Brooch, Stri...

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    £7.00 1 in stock

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  • Hessian Flower Brooch, Pinky Purple Centre Button (no.2)

    Hessian Flower Brooch, Pink...

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    £7.00 1 in stock

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About Buttons, Beads and Blanket Stitch

Buttons, Beads and Blanket Stitch

Embroidery and Printmaking. Made by Hand with Love in the West Midlands.

I have always loved to create; whether as a teenager, when many an hour was spent making clothes on my mum's sewing machine, through to experimenting with painting, drawing and printmaking and ultimately gaining a Fine Art degree.

Fast forward through 10 hectic and rewarding years of Primary School teaching where, now at home with young children, I developed a creative itch!

My urge was to create smaller scale pieces; to try my hand at a more decorative stitching. My first project, back in 2007, was a pair of (at this stage, fairly basic) baby shoes. From there, my work developed and progressed to making and selling an ever growing selection of predominantly hand-stitched items.

As the name ‘Buttons, Beads and Blanket Stitch’ suggests, the vast majority of my pieces feature bead and/or button embellishments; I adore buttons and have tins and tins of them, just waiting to be given a new lease of life by combining with ribbons, fabrics old and new, and the simple beauty of a perfect blanket stitch.

Every piece I create is made entirely by hand, by me. I have a real passion for the handmade and take immense pride in my work and real joy in producing not only beautifully made pieces, but real one-offs. Other people’s work, of course, inspires me, but I take great care to give everything my own twist, starting by always creating my own templates so that from the very onset, the piece is entirely my own.

My work comprises hand-stitching and hand cut and burnished lino prints; the two areas often overlapping and combining.

I am frequently inspired by what I see around me, gathering ideas and pieces of interest to incorporate into a future project - armfuls of driftwood, pieces of clothing from charity shops to cut up for their fabrics… I am always delighted to receive commissions and pride myself on rising to the occasion, whatever the request!

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