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Blossom in the Summertime

Dainty sprigs of summer time blossom, that seem as if they have been freshly plucked from the hedgerow, inspired these unique Celtic brooches. There is nothing garish about the softly muted colours.  They whisper in soft tones of love, peace and joy, plus a gentle courage too.  That even in the spiral of pain or … Continue reading

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Sparkling blessings!

Sending you and your dear ones many sparkling blessings over this joyous Christmas Season and throughout 2013. Thank you for journeying with me through this World of Possibility thus far.  Here’s to many more adventures together! Jo xxx

Rest

Rest

Take time to rest, my love. Rest in the knowledge that you ARE enough… that you have access to a rich store of strength, compassion, grace, courage, patience and inspiration… everything you need, and more besides, to cope with a myriad of spiralling challenges. Would I send you off on this great creative adventure if … Continue reading

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Celtic Orchid Brooch

What is it about chilly winter weather that sees us diving for our most favourite snuggly comforters:  treasured hand-knitted scarves and sumptuous woven shawls? Nothing is more delightful than the soft texture and mellow colours of natural wool against our skin as we brave the assaults of biting wind and cold or else curl ourselves … Continue reading

Update!

Update!

The frantic busy-ness of providing unique hair accessories for Summer weddings and balls seems to have melded seamlessly into Christmas preparations and Autumn/Winter festivities this year!     Although I am delighted with so many lovely requests for my sculpted leather creations, the past few weeks have actually been quite hard.  For, amidst it all, I’ve … Continue reading

Savour

Savour

Cherish every tiny step of the journey into all you were created to be, dear one…. however small they seem. By only acknowledging the ‘big’ moments, (surviving those lengthy valley or ‘desert’ experiences, negotiating steep climbs and delighting in spectacular ‘views’,) prevents you from truly appreciating the conscientious daily persistence, determination and ordinary courage required … Continue reading

Shop!!

Shop!!

So delighted to announce that it is now possible to purchase my sculpted leather creations direct from my website. This is something I have been planning for a while, hence my excitement.  It will be stocked with items already for sale in my NOTHS shop.  But it will also provide opportunities to list more ‘one … Continue reading

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Burnished Pins

How cute are these…. totally unique pins made from meticulously sculpted veg-tanned leather to match the Burnished Bronze Combs introduced to you here. I adore this quirky but versatile design.  It would look wonderful adorning the lapel of a formal outfit but equally at home on a warm tweedy coat or pinned to a cosy … Continue reading

Style Guru

Style Guru

What is your unique style?  Describe in three words what best defines your work?  If a complete stranger inquired as to the qualities that make your creations ‘stand out from the crowd’, what would you say?  What is the ‘essence’ of your business? It was questions like these that really troubled me in the early … Continue reading