In starting my search for artisans, I knew that I wanted the brand to be kept as it is, with a focus on slowly made products, heirloom pieces crafted from natural fibres, but I also knew that I had a desire in me to want to be able to help and support other women to fulfil their ambitions. My search has taken me across the globe, I have made contact with various groups and co-operatives worldwide. I
Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? I am joining in with the 'shop small, shop early, shop happy' campaign. So many businesses have been and continue to be affected financially by Covid. It highlights more than ever the need to be wise with your spending......I am including a selection of lovely items for all of the family from big to small available at some of our favourite independents. We hope you like them! Remember not to leave it too late!
‘The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.’ I believe that if we all act more consciously in our decisions we can effect change both to the planet and to individuals and communities lives.
The one thing that we can all do, even in isolation is to use our voices to demand a new way forward. Start conversations, raise awareness, share your thoughts and get involved. I thought I would take this opportunity to share some easy ideas for celebrating Earth Day and showing planet Earth that we love her.
In these unsettling times, I felt compelled write to you all, to say my thoughts are with all of you who are affected and all those who are working to help in the current situation. If you are anything like me you will have gone through so many emotions and may well be navigating a period of working from home or home schooling, something I am doing with my four. My thoughts are with you all. With regard to Gooseberry Fool, I am continuing to operate from home, being extra careful with all your orders. Royal Mail are currently continuing...