Category: General

Estampa Cuba – A Wonderful Experience

Whilst on my latest Cuban work adventure I was lucky enough to stay at two truly beautiful and unique properties hosted by the wonderful travel and accommodation group Estampa Cuba. I would like to say a huge thank you to the full Estampa team and the staff at Le Petit Mistinguett and Napper by Rottenburg for their […]

Staying in is the new going out!

We can all do our bit to protect those in the high risk groups. The UK government seems to be so behind with their response & it makes me sad. As individuals we can try to stay at home where possible & show kindness to others. This visual quote is inspired by @mattzhaig & his […]

Tips to happy holidays in Northumberland

Photo by Amy Gatenby on Unsplash When looking at places to visit during your next holiday Northumberland should be among one of the top holiday destinations on your bucket list. Similar to many other tourist destination sites that many travelers love, going to Northumberland offers many different splendid locations and sites. Many people enjoy the […]

Discover creative success

Rachael has coached some amazing creatives all from all around the world & they have left their sessions feeling inspired, motivated & ready to take on their creative careers with the path Rachael has helped them forge. Rachael has over 15 years’ experience to draw on to help you find the right creative direction for […]

#MarchMeetTheMaker

This month I’ve been excited to be taking part in #MarchMeetTheMaker, sharing stories about my creative career, behind the scenes of my studio & my creative process. You can find all of my posts over on Instagram! Here is my first post for ‘Story’: *STORY* #marchmeetthemaker I’m Rachael & I’m most known as a Print & Pattern […]

Bespoke Kitchens and How They Add Value to A Home

Photo by Zsofi Perganczky on Unsplash The kitchen is an important part of the home. The good thing is that they come in different designs that you can choose the one that fits your home. One such design is that of a bespoke kitchen. Below you will learn what they are and how they add […]

Creative Support & Advice

Already feeling overwhelmed by your creative goals for this year? Are you unsure of the path you want to take & where to go with you design work or business? Is it a struggle to pick up your tools & just create? This is where I can help! After having worked over 15 years in […]

My book project – seeking a literary agent!

Hello everyone! I wonder if you can you help me? Currently I’m working on a book (the first of many), & I would like to seek representation from a literary agent who has a passion for art & design. Do you have any recommendations? Though I’d like to keep the topic of the book as well as […]

Cuba Adventure & Exciting Projects!

I’m just back from working over in rainbow land (Cuba!) & in just a seven day trip I crammed in so so much from photography for my online teaching at Make it in Design to travel content creation, & interior design work to fashion meetings, transporting samples for models to prepping future photoshoots & location visits, […]

Sustainable Fashion Photoshoot in Cuba!

SO EXCITED to share this post! There’s all sorts of reasons why my head is exploding & my heart is bursting with happiness. I’ll try & explain! So the images you see champion #sustainstablefashion they also celebrate my love of creating fun, unisex & multicultural designs. I want my prints & patterns to have wide […]