Wednesday, 7 March 2012


Yesterday's lovely spring feeling has gone again, as we have another dark, dismal morning.  So today my blog's a tribute to all things cyan so on my blog at least everything's bright and cheerful.

Peacock Cushion  by sallyboyle on DaWanda
€49 (+ free delivery)
Digitally printed handmade cushion in an original Indian Peacock print design. A bright, youthful style.
- 18in square / 45.72cm
- Professionally produced original digital print design in crisp, vivid colours. White background.
- Heavy cotton canvas printed front / poly-cotton envelope back (darkish duck-egg blue)
- Luxury duck feather inner cushion

CMYK Shade by sonerozenc on DaWanda
€48 (+ €4 p&p)
The motivations behind the CMYKshade design are efficient use of material -thus to create minimum waste- and to provide a flexible color spectrum where you can mix and match any two of four colors: Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black.  CMYKshade is laser-cut out of an acrylic sheet. With its wise method of assembly, it wastes minimum amount of material in manufacturing and takes up minimum space when packaged. It is made in the UK.

Rough Love by The Designers Nursery on Folksy
£16 (+ £3.50 p&p)
A fantastic quality typographic print, in Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black.  Printed on 224gsm Premier Image uncoated stock, using non-harmful, vegetable based inks. Measures: 210mm(w) x 297mm(h)

Lampwork Bead Necklace by janehamill on Etsy
£55 (+ £4.95 p&p)
This beautiful Blue Breeze necklace uses 16  handmade lampwork Effetre glass beads, which are wrapped in fine silver, etched to a smooth finish and then finally hung on sterling silver.  Each bead is on its own length of fine silver wire and is finished at either side with a tiny sterling silver bead and hand wrapped loops. The final touch to this necklace is an elegant clasp which could be worn at the front or side of the piece rather than hiding it away at the back!

Patchwork Quilt by PingWynny on Etsy
£173.13 (+ £10.45 p&p)
This intricate patchwork quilt is made from bright batik cottons in magenta & cyan. The backing is a bright turquoise blue. The quilt measures approximately 112cm X 158cm or 44inches X 62 inches.  The top and backing fabrics are 100% cotton and the wadding/batting is 80% cotton 20% polyester. The quilt has been machine stitched using 100% cotton blue thread. 

Knitted Ascot Scarf by jarg0n on Etsy
£20 (+ £3 p&p)
Knit ascot scarf 50s style retro scarflette hand knit gypsy neck warmer in fluffy aqua.  This adorable scarf can be worn at the front or off to the side for that 50's look and has a cleverly disguised slot, letting you thread one end through so it will stay put all day long.  Hand knitted in beautiful aqua breathable brushed yarn, this scarf has a soft fluffy texture and is ideal for people with sensitive skin.  It holds its shape and drapes beautifully, yet stretchy enough to comfortably fit all neck sizes.

Blue Birds Screen Print by Mandy Hills on Folksy
£30 (+ £1.50 p&p)
'Blue Birds' is a four colour original hand pulled screen print.  The blue birds are perched on and around a large tree, grass and the hills and set in a purple / plum landscape.

- Prints are titled, signed and dated on the front - numbered on the back
- Listing is for one print only ( frame & mount not included)

Beside The Seaside Greeting Card by Little Paper Gallery on Folksy
£2.20 (+ 60p p&p)
Professionally printed from my original illustration onto smooth white 300gsm cardstock.  130mm square greeting card left blank inside for your own message.  Packaged in a cello bag with white envelope.

'I Ride' T-Shirt by Mix-T on DaWanda
 €18.90 (+ €3 p&p)
Mix:T I Ride T-Shirt in White.
Hand Printed 100% Cotton T-Shirt
Relaxed Streetwear Style Fit.
Quality Soft Cotton Jersey Tee.

Girl and Polar Bear Wallet by Witchmountain on Folksy
£12 (+ £2 p&p)
This little wallet ( 8x9cm) is a digital print on cotton fabric of an original drawing and cyanotype print. The wallet closes with a beautiful vintage button and inside there are four pockets for your cards, notes and wish lists. 


  1. What a wonderful collection - and just the thing to brighten up a rainy morning! I love the beads ..... and the knitted ascot is very much like the first thing I knitted at school (age 7!!)

  2. Great Peacock design- love the use of printing techniques to grade the colour

  3. Thanks for featuring my bear wallet Jenna; you've picked some lovely things here .

  4. Thanks for featuring my work on your blog! Just had a nose at your clocks - Very cute!

  5. Thanks for featuring my 'Beside the Seaside' greetings card. I'm off for a read of your blog - come have a look at mine x