As those grey, autumnal days become more and more frequent, add some sparkle with pieces from these 5 wonderful small creative businesses! GEM LETTUCE JEWELLERY I adore these beautiful resin rings by Kaz of Gem Lettuce, and her whole handmade collection is packed with fun and sparkle, so quite frankly it would be rude not … Continue reading WHEN IN DOUBT – ADD GLITTER
Hello there! As Christmas is creeping up on us with increasing speed, I've been thinking more and more about why it is so incredibly important to shop small, and to shop early. This is obviously something that is key all year round, but during the festive period, people are shopping and spending so much more … Continue reading WHY SHOP SMALL?
Hello hello! Happy Creative Q&A day! This week is my chat with brilliantly talented jewellery designer Dani, who creates acrylic pieces to spread joy! Based in Sheffield, she began selling her wares in 2017, and I'm so excited to show you what she can do... JANEY: Hi Dani! Thanks for taking part, please can you … Continue reading MIROO
Happy Friday, and happy October! I hope you're ready for a corker of a round up - I've put together this exciting list of twenty, yes you heard right, twenty small businesses and creatives who are giving us pumpkin to talk about, and using every tick-or-treat in the books with their spooky products! So bow … Continue reading LOOK ON THE FRIGHT SIDE
Hello you! That's it, another month nearly over - but October means my favourite time of year has officially arrived, and I am SO pumped to get my hats and scarves out; to add cinnamon to ALL of my hot drinks; and most of all, get excited about all of the new pieces that those … Continue reading MONTHLY RUNDOWN – SEPTEMBER
Hello hello! Ready for a lovey rainbow roundup?? This week I took inspo from the 'Sing a Rainbow' nursery rhyme, and picked a fabulous piece for each colour, from 7 wonderful small businesses! So, read on for a kaleidoscope of goodies by some fantastic creatives - I'll include links to their shops and also their … Continue reading SHOP A RAINBOW
Oh hey there! Thanks for popping by! Now it is no secret that I am madly in love with small businesses, and am always discovering new talented creatives' work to swoon over. This week I've put together a super exciting list of 10 of those who are NAILING that wedding game - I've found all … Continue reading SHOPPING SMALL FOR YOUR BIG DAY
Happy Fri-Yay! Have a read below of my chat with super talented illustrator Alice, and get to know more about her work, her inspirations and her fabulous colour choices! JANEY: First Alice, please tell us some more about you and your business! ALICE: My name is Alice, I am a 2020 Textile Design Bath Spa … Continue reading ALICE THE PRINTER
Hiya! Welcome back for part 2 of the round up! Last week I went through the first half of all of the posts that the last year has seen on Janey (if you missed it, have a read here), so let's finish up! Again, I'll include Instagram handles and links to shops on the Creative … Continue reading 50 POSTS! – PART 2
Hi hello hi!Just me having a party-for-one over here, celebrating the fact that this is going to be the 50th blog post for Janey!For the next two weeks, I've put together a little round up of what exactly those 50 posts involved... I will include links on each one to the original post, so if … Continue reading 50 POSTS!