Wednesday, 28 September 2011

Beach hut mugs

My new mug designs have come in the post today and they go lovely with my beach hut kitchenware range! www.pinkshoesart.com

Tuesday, 27 September 2011

Folksy feedback

Got this lovely feedback on Folksy today - made my day!


These were AMAZING! I collected them today from the Post Office and I love them so much! The exact colour I needed was used, and these will make such a special gift, thank you so much! xxxx

Biscuit pattern!

New biscuit pattern, ready to get a fabric sample printed - going to be busy sewing this week on my new Lover's ranges! www.pinkshoesart.com

Monday, 26 September 2011

Three little kitties canvas art

Three Little Kitties applique canvas art, made using my I Love Cats fabric and trimmed with pink organza ribbon - www.pinkshoesart.com

Beach hut canvas art

New beach hut fabric canvas art - measures 30x40cm - the fabric has been appliqued onto upcycled linen curtains - www.pinkshoesart.com

Fabric place settings

New vintage-style fabric place setting tags available from pinkshoesart.com

New home is where the heart is pattern design

New home is where the heart is pattern design, this is work for a commission for a new craft shop and I'll be making this fabric into 1950s pinnies for the staff to wear - see www.pinkshoesart.com for more of my work

Saturday, 24 September 2011

Baby's first Christmas bauble

Handpainted baby's first Christmas bauble - available to buy online soon from pinkshoesart.com

Friday, 23 September 2011

Fabric samples

My new test fabric samples have arrived, it took nearly three weeks, but it was worth the wait! This is my vintage teacup design, which has printed up really well onto quilting weight material. I've ordered a  couple of metres of it, so I can start sewing it up into my next lot of kitchenwares! www.pinkshoesart.com

Tuesday, 20 September 2011

Monday, 19 September 2011

Handpainted Christmas baubles

Mark the first Christmas after a special event, such as a wedding or a baby's birth with these handpainted First Christmas baubles! www.pinkshoesart.com

Sunday, 18 September 2011

Beach hut tea cozy

This is my beach hut fabric design which features the words, 'Oh I do like to be beside the seaside' - it's got a felt applique heart on the front of this teacozy and would suit a blue/lavender/beach-themed kitchen. www.pinkshoesart.com

Beach hut fabric range

My beach hut fabric design has finally arrived, so I've been busy this weekend making it up into my new kitchen fabric range, I've teamed it with a very pale lavender - this is my 1950s style pinny available to buy online soon at www.pinkshoesart.com

Sugar plum wedding invitation

Sugar Plum wedding invitation sample - this chequebook style invitation proves really popular when I'm at wedding fairs! http://www.pinkshoesart.com/weddings/invitations/sugarplum.html

Romance wedding invitation sample


Wedding invitation sample in my Romance design http://www.pinkshoesart.com/weddings/invitations/romance.html, this one's been done with the couple's names as the main motif and the colour scheme is blue and white www.pinkshoesart.com

Wednesday, 14 September 2011

Welsh dragon invitation sample

This Sprinkles style invitation features a zendoodle style Welsh dragon in purple and silver - it's a sample for a couple who are marrying next year - www.pinkshoesart.com

Sunday, 11 September 2011

Zendoodle heart invitation

I'm really happy with this invitation sample - it's my Lovebug design done in pink and silver with a zendoodle heart - it looks really pretty topped off with a wide pink ribbon! www.pinkshoesart.com

Blue butterflies!

This is my Candy style wedding invitation done in blue zendoodle butterflies! www.pinkshoesart.com

Airline ticket style invitation

I'm getting a few requests for airline ticket style invitations. The couple are getting married in Greece, so I did this one in bright blues and yellows - the colour of sunshine! www.pinkshoesart.com

Autumn leaves wedding invitation

The photograph of this one doesn't really do it justice - it's a wallet-style invitation (Precious) with a tracing paper insert: one with the invitation on, the other with leaves on. It really looks lovely - I hope the bride-to-be likes it! www.pinkshoesart.com

Angel style wedding invitation

Angel-style wedding invitation in my tangled hearts design - this one's been done in two shades of blue - it has a detachable RSVP - www.pinkshoesart.com

Vintage teacup style wedding invitation

I've been really busy this week working on all the sample orders I received last week at the Lincs Wedding Show. This one's a vintage-style invitation with teacup detail in sage green www.pinkshoesart.com

Thursday, 8 September 2011

Personalised twins card

New personalised card for the birth of baby twins! www.pinkshoesart.com

New fabric samples!


I've waited three weeks, and my fabric samples have finally arrived - hurray! I'm going to use the beach hut print to make some new kitchenwares this weekend! www.pinkshoesart.com

Saturday, 3 September 2011

Handpainted Mr and Mrs mugs


New two colour style Mr and Mrs mugs. One of my most popular ranges - these mr and mrs mugs can now be painted in a colour to match the colour of the wedding couple. www.pinkshoesart.com

Wedding favour pillows

Card favour pillow boxes designed to match a wedding theme and double up as place settings - www.pinkshoesart.com

Vintage style bunting for table plans

Vintage-style fabric bunting to be used hung-up as a table plan. As this one uses my vintage teacup design, I've themed the tables around different types of teas - www.pinkshoesart.com

Wedding favour cushion

My new favour cushion, made using my vintage teacup fabric design and finished off with an embossed foil heart. These measure approx 13cm square - they're filled with dried lavender and wadding. The foil detailing could easily be created using guests' names, so these could also double up as place settings. www.pinkshoesart.com

The Lincs Wedding Show

Have been back to work this week, so haven't been able to update my blog much - also I'm doing the Lincs Wedding Fair at Grimsby Auditorium tomorrow, so lots of preparation for that - new ideas on show tomorrow to follow...!