I'm so sorry to bring it up before we’ve even got past Halloween...but...CHRISTMAS! There. we've got the dreaded C-word out of the way, everybody take a deep breath. Now for a little admission: I've already done the majority of my Christmas shopping for the year! This is partly because Super Seconds Saturday was a roaring success (well done to Sophie of Ink & Bear for pulling off such an amazing online event. You're bloody amazing), and partly because I love Christmas: I love
Organised by Ink & Bear Hi folks! Some of you may have seen my social posts about Super Seconds Saturday, but I figured I'd do a little blog post to give you all the deets about what it is and how it's going to work so you're all prepped and ready to find yourself some bargains this weekend! What is it? Super Seconds Saturday is the brainchild of the wonderful Sophie, a screen printer and the owner of Ink & Bear. The easiest way to describe it is as a "virtual market place".
Hello you lovely lot! It's been a made few months, hasn't it? I hope you're all safe and well and finding ways to cope with everything life throws at you right now. I just wanted to pop a little blog post up telling you all what's been going on in the world of Velvet Lemonade. Firstly, Mr Velvet and myself have been making the most of the Eat Out to Help Out scheme: We've eaten out every Monday - Wednesday for 4 weeks which has been fantastic! We've been on a few lovely days
Well, today's the day! I'm finally launching the shop! It's been a long time in the pipeline (my husband, Paul, has been telling me for years that I should be putting my creativity to good use. It took a lockdown and the fear of lots of empty time to fill to get me working on it). So, when the whole world was put on mandatory relaxation time, I went a bit mad and made loads of Polymer Clay earrings, basing the designs on my love of bright colours, clashing prints and all-arou