Last week I (Victoria) woke up to the lovely surprise that I had been featured on People of Bristol, an awesome Instagram account that we follow. It was fellow Bristol blogger Lily from Lily Doughball who recognised me, presumably by my oh so subtle Peanut Butter jumper, and I was pretty chuffed about it. Thanks for the tip Lily!
People of Bristol is an account that posts illustrations of those who catch the eye of children’s and commercial illustrator Nicola Colton, and I was spotted waiting for my husband outside Cafe Kino, one of our favourite spots in Bristol. As it was a sunny, busy Saturday afternoon, he had popped into see if there was enough space to take the buggy in. Nicola captured me so well considering I must have been there, rocking my little one to and fro, for less than a minute or so. What a professional! Jo and I are hoping she might venture into blog illustrations…
Alongside my Peanut Butter jumper, I was also wearing my swimmers print ankle grazers (posted about here) from Laura Ashley with my faithful yellow Superga’s. Comfy, colourful and fun all round. I’m looking forward to seeing more of Nicola’s wonderful illustrations and to find out if anyone else spots themselves. Keep your eyes peeled, people of Bristol!
Check out the People of Bristol Instagram here and Nicola’s Instagram page here,
We couldn’t help but notice that one of our most read posts at the moment is our jumper roundup from last year so we thought seeing as it’s now November, and officially jumper season once again, we should compile a new list of our current favourites! Fabulous knitwear is appearing all over the shop at the moment, mostly adorned with some sort of animal or food motif, it’s all so tempting.
We could waffle on all day about how much we love this jumper but that wouldn’t be berry entertaining now would it?
You’d be chev-wrong not to love this fab jumper
Instagram went peanutty when V wore this butterly good sweater recently. Everyone went to jelly.
Woof! You’d be barking mad not to want this puppy! Fetch us this jumper!
Sorry for being corny but we really love this jumper! Hopefully it’s more sweet than salty.
Who doesn’t love a big balloon? Put this in your basket and you’ll be floating on air!
If, like us, you like to hang out on the Apres Ski scenes of your local Town this retro knitwear will help you fit right in.
Pups are obviously pup-ular with us at the moment! ‘Wowzer what a schnauzer’ is what people will say when they see you in this bad boy.