The Personal Touch

For the last couple of weeks I have been busy while I set up my second Etsy shop,, its still nowhere near fully stocked although it is open for business. I had forgotten how much hard work it was not only setting up a shop but to trying to get your name out there as well! I have […]

Herd of Sheffield

This year Sheffield is playing host to a herd of elephants. They can be spotted in and around the city of Sheffield until the 5th October, with the little herd, (the elephant calves), being on display until the 30th September, all in aid of the Children’s Hospital Charity. The Herd of Sheffield website says: The […]

Year of Making, Sheffield 2016

I live just on the outskirts of Sheffield, a city with a proud history of making, famous the world over for it’s steel industry and Silversmithing. This year, 2016, Sheffield celebrates a year of making with all types of industry from advance manufacturing to award winning theatre. To learn more visit the website “Welcome to […]

Wedding Outfit Inspiration

It’s almost May, the weather is getting warmer (slightly) and the nights are well and truly drawing out. Although wedding ceremonies are performed all year round, most brides choose a spring/summer wedding. So whether you’re a bride looking for a litte inspiration and something unique, Mother of the bride/groom or a guest to the special […]


Welcome, My name is Wendy Dutton and I live in South Yorkshire, England, a beautiful part of the world with the dales and moors a short drive away. In August 2015 I started on a journey to become a self employed business owner making and selling all manner of bags and personalised gifts by joining […]