She and Home: Gromit Unleashed

Gromit Unleashed

I know we bang on about Bristol and Gromit quite a lot. Hands up, we’re guilty. But, hey, we cant help it if our city is aces. This summer it managed to outdo itself in its impressiveness with the Gromit trail! You can catch up with our various canine shenanigans here but for now let’s focus on today. For today is a big day, a momentous day, for our fair city. Today is the day that we auction off and say a final farewell to our beloved Gromits.

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Last week I was one of the lucky folk who braved the queues and went to see all 81 (they added an extra one for the exhibition!) under one woof. It was a glorious sight and well worth the 2 hour wait. Continue reading She and Home: Gromit Unleashed

Putting the Win in Winter: Jumpers

Hey Hemsters!

It’s now October and officially jumper season!  Fabulous knitwear is appearing all over the shop at the moment, mostly adorned with some sort of animal motif. It’s all a bit tempting so I’ve compiled a list of my current favourites!

Top Hat Badger Jumper £45 by Louche from Joy
Top Hat Badger Jumper £45 by Louche from Joy

A badger in a top hot? Need I say more.

Up And Away Sweater £45 from Sugarhill Boutique
Up And Away Sweater £45 from Sugarhill Boutique

A long time ago when we first started this blog, our first post was all about hot air balloons! This lovely jumper would clearly have made it onto the list! Marvellous.

Cuteoat Quilted Bear Jumper £28 from Dorothy Perkins
Cuteoat Quilted Bear Jumper £28 from Dorothy Perkins

This jumper makes me really happy. I think it’s because the bear has such a teeny tiny mouth. Continue reading Putting the Win in Winter: Jumpers