And shop re-opens

And shop re-opens

Back from a longer-than-anticipated stay in The County, but it was no hardship. The upsides of a rainy summer are a constant and fantastic array of clouds (an excellent watercolour challenge), and a magnificent green countryside. No rain however, on the evening we...
Summer holiday closure

Summer holiday closure

Tweet   Happy summer solstice 2017 to us all — despite the endless rain where I am. A head’s up that the FlockofTeaCosy shop will be closed from June 23 to August 1 August 10th for summer holidays down the lake.  Wuhoo.  Even if it rains a lot...
Mousepad & coasters

Mousepad & coasters

Tweet Been in the workshop this week checking out supplies, sorting out the new workshop setup, trying to find where I stashed things during the move (!) and sewing up some orders and new things from the boxes of off-cuts. One of the things that emerged were a few...
Spring awoke, shop re-opens

Spring awoke, shop re-opens

Tweet I managed to arrive back in the city from a month in Spain the week everything here was in glorious bloom — lilacs, honeysuckle, tulips et al.  The annual miracle and a headful of swoon-worthy aromas.  Yes, even in our stinky urban sprawl, the sweet floral...
Winter shop closure & good egg

Winter shop closure & good egg

Tweet https://www.instagram.com/flockofteacosy/ As mentioned previously, our annual winter shop closure will start January 15th and it will reopen sometime in the spring, when the sun is back and there’s some promise in the garden.  The Contact Form at the...
Extra large tea cosy

Extra large tea cosy

The flock’s “Ribbed” style tea cosies have a wonderful puffer-fish expandability — but it wasn’t until quite a while after I designed them that I finally fully stuffed one of the Standard size and measured its circumference. Woof —...