Author Archives: Helen

You can’t trust March

This is a mini story I wrote in half an hour at Writers’ group last week. We were given the topic: ‘You can’t trust March’ and it had to be written in dialogue. ‘Oh I wouldn’t do that if I … Continue reading

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Snowdrop Inspiration

I was absolutely delighted to find a snow-drop flowering in my garden the other day. Snowdrops definitely rank in my top 5 favourite flowers. There was a garden I used to walk past on my way home from primary school, … Continue reading

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To craft fair or not to craft fair (Part 2)

So, if you’re thinking about selling at craft fairs, there is a lot to consider first. Think about the time you will spend on this – planning your stall, travelling to the fair and the setting up and packing up … Continue reading

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To craft fair or not to craft fair? (Part 1)

This is a question I have been pondering for a couple of years now. The problem is about craft fairs: they are full of lots of lovely wonderful things that no-one needs….    

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A silly poem for Valentine’s Day

Can you guess who it’s about before the end? (This was just a little homework exercise with Writers’ group.)

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Anti-Valentine’s Day

Another link to my alternative clothing blog. Valentine’s Day isn’t for everyone!

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Fairytale coats

Apologies if you’ve found my site down for the last few days – technical server glitch involving a power cut. Anyway, I’m back! Just letting you know I’ve posted another blog on my alternative fashion blog site here:¬†http://oshuncreations.tumblr.com/ This one … Continue reading

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Keeping warm

Just a quick link to my alternative fashion blog, where I’ve written about keeping warm and some lovely handmade shawls.

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Happy New Year!

I hope 2014 brings all you wish for I’ve started the new year with a brand new shop! www.JustABitDifferent.co.uk is now up and running and selling alternative clothing for adults and kids. You may remember that www.Oshun.co.uk used to sell … Continue reading

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Downton Abbey fashion

When looking for inspiration for my clothes, I usually look to history – anything from the last century and further back. However the 1920s and 30s are recently starting to take my notice…..

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