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Teacher Appreciation Gift Survey

Every year I do a small range of Teacher Appreciation gifts, and when deciding on the range, I usually rely largely on general trends and gut feel – not terribly scientific – but typical of most creatives! This year I happened across a survey that was done in 2015 with American teachers on their gifts…

The Birth of Bis-Scottie

It’s certainly been a long while since my last blog! What’s sparked this one is the launch of Terrier Firma’s new range… BIS-SCOTTIE! If any of you have ever had a pup with allergies, you will relate. I seem to have a knack for attracting fur-kids with special needs – I guess the universe knows…

Laying out a Family Photo Wall

Well, I have seen so many beautiful photo walls on Pintrest, that after repainting our family room I decided to do my own slightly more eclectic version than the lovely modern ones I am typically drawn to.  For me it’s all about working with what you’ve got. So these are the tools I used: Tape…

Displaying on a Budget

Having left the corporate world 5 months ago to start my own business, I have regained the balance in my life, and have been introduced to new challenges – like blogging! Starting Terrier Firma has meant finding ways to get the little customised products I make out there.  On a limited budget and as a…