Ali Ferguson - Artist, embroiderer and collector of stories
Ali Ferguson is an artist, an embroiderer and a collector of treasures, offering textile inspired craft workshops at The Purple Thread Shed, near Edinburgh.
City Sanctuary - Inspirational spaces
From the team behind th2designs, th2studio is the UK's first website to sell luxury rooms that can be delivered straight to your door. th2studio provides customers with the option of purchasing either a completely designed room or just a few accessories to refresh their existing space.
Cobblestones, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
Old San Juan (Spanish: Viejo San Juan) is the oldest settlement within the territory of the United States and it is the historic colonial section of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Old San Juan is located on a small island connected to the mainland of Puerto Rico by bridges and a causeway. The city is characterized by its narrow cobblestone streets and colorful buildings which date back to the 16th and 17th century when Puerto Rico was a Spanish possession. The district is also…
Little Bird SOS
Children are naturally drawn toward creating things with their hands. I always have a crochet knitting project in my bag, very useful for those times I am kept waiting, perhaps in the doctors surgery, or whilst the kids are having their swimming lessons. I often find a little group of children inching ever closer with a zombie gait, their eyes curious about what I am making. Before I know it they're upon me wanting to know what I am doing and how I am doing it! I feel quite sad that…