Christmas Shopping Sale at Strawberry Moonbeam

Since it’s getting close enough to christmas that even I’m starting to think about getting ready, I thought it would be nice to share some of the holiday spirit in the form of a sale in my online store Strawberry Moonbeam. There’s 20% off everything until Monday December 3rd, including free shipping worldwide.

Please note that December 3rd is the last date for international orders if you want them to arrive in time for christmas. UK customers can continue to place their christmas orders until December 18th. Read more

My first attempt at a handmade christmas

This christmas I wanted my gifts to be a bit special as well as inexpensive, so I chose to hand make a lot of the things that I gave.

As usual, I envisaged all sorts of beautiful things, and with six weeks to go I figured I had plenty of time to sort everything out and get it all finished in time. Of course I would…

I spent the last few days before christmas frantically knitting, crocheting and sewing. In the end, everyone got their gifts and seemed to like them, so I guess finishing things off at 2am on christmas eve night was worth it. It didn’t feel like it at the time though! Read more