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Christmas Shopping. The Easy Way.

By Nov 12, 2018 0 comment
With the autumn weather still lingering, it’s hard to feel festive. The thought of Christmas shopping, minced pies and (endlessly) hearing Do They Know It’s Christmas just feels, well, wrong. It’s mid-November, however, which means that in just over a month we’ll all be overindulging in Christmas dinner, Quality Streets and arguing over which films […]
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Dia de los Muertos

By Oct 29, 2018 0 comment
In just 3 days time – on November 1 – it will be Dia De Los Muertos, Day Of The Dead – that colourful and joyful Mexican holiday in which family and friends who have died are remembered and celebrated. Homemade altars with food, drink, candles and flowers – these are items that the spirits will […]
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Father’s Day!

By Jun 18, 2018 0 comment
I’m not one for autobiographical blogs, but since my boy is the inspiration for so many designs at Tales From The Earth, I’ll indulge myself for this one day dedicated to Dads everywhere. It’s my Proud Dad post. Valentino can recite the names of fifty dinosaurs and practically every shark. His favourite animal is the Balloon […]
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Make Time for Christmas

By Dec 06, 2017 0 comment
One reason that da Vinci studied so many areas was that he was as distractible as he was talented. It took him 20 years to paint Mona and he only completed the Last Supper after his patron threatened to withdraw funding. Even the Pope, Leo X, moaned about the Tuscan: ‘This man will never accomplish […]
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