#VOOM

Last week, I was standing on the platform of Durham train station, having sadly waved goodbye to a very dear visitor, when my attention was caught by an advertisement like this one, referring to a search for unicorns.   It was a rotating advert and I as the rail passengers passed by me, I stood watching for quite a few minutes until the one I … Continue reading #VOOM

The skirt that Hannah made

My friend Hannah Watherston is a seamstress. She has spent much of her life creating made-to-measure garments such as wedding dresses, and in addition, she has been directly involved in helping small business start-ups, especially those led by women. She is a fount of wisdom and knowledge about textiles and about business; it’s a privilege to know her.  She is currently involved in a social … Continue reading The skirt that Hannah made