Posts By: sallynatalie

Why your teacher deserves a thank you gift

Thank you teacher gifts

The end of term is looming! So for all you organised Mums and Dads our personalised teacher gifts are now available to order. Here are 5 great reasons why your teacher deserves a thank you gift. 1) Teachers are one of the most crucial figures in our children’s lives, supporting nurturing and inspiring them every single day. So it’s… Read more »

Shiny, Happy LOVE

There’s a whole lot of shiny, happy LOVE going on at Sweet Dimple … and we want to share it with you! Introducing our sumptuous orange and pink button heart, which we have licensed along with eleven others for a forthcoming new greeting card range. We are producing these gorgeous button designs in our own… Read more »

New Birdy Design

Just created this bespoke design for a customer who commissioned  a “Wren” design for her Granddaughter called…. Wren!

Sweet Dimple Baubles

Our Sweet Dimple Christmas collection is here again: Penguins and tiny white rabbits, cute Christmas trees and new hedgehog additions are all primed and ready to go! We have already had some early orders. Check out and place your orders for our festive decorations and gifts here http://www.sweetdimple.co.uk/product-category/christmas/

New Orleans

Gorgeous vibrant New Orleans…..  Had a great Spring, an inspiration of bold colour combinations to die for.

Brainstorm on the Horizon

A cathartic day together last week spring cleaning our website out and dreaming up new best sellers. With the help of Natalie’s Father she happens to have accumilated the most amazing collection of vintage stamps. So we dreamt up a new inital design, that would be made from a collage of stamps, all on a… Read more »

Have a Sweet Christmas

As the golden leaves dance away and colder days creep in, there is still plenty of time left for Christmas shopping (unlike many retailers we are not one for creating a panic!) All our designs make fabulous personalised gifts, and are often a little cheaper direct from us. The P&P is free in the UK and… Read more »

Sweet Dimple Photoshoot

Love updating the website with some new photos of old favourites…Thanks to Sally and her excellent camera skills. Pears done … now to reshoot our other fruity designs.

Sweet Dimple Collaged Cook Book

Had fun producing a cookbook for my student daughter to take to uni. Featured copies of lots of family favourites, some recipes dated back to the 80s! Collage using a white ink pen, little scissors, my collection of papers ….am so happy in my world of ‘cut and paste’!

Renegade Craft Fair

Natalie and I spent a fabulous afternoon at The Renegade Craft Fair in Truman’s Brewery, Brick Lane, the standard of work was amazing and some very lovely ‘crafty’ people. Got carried away with the prints as per usual… and finished off with tea: scrambled eggs on toast and smoked salmon in our favourite French cafe Chez Elle’s… Read more »

Sea of Poppies

  Went to The Tower of London this week to see the encroaching mud replace the sea of flowers. Still moving, I think it’s right that it is being dismantled as it’s not ‘Disneyland” after all. Top right image looks like a half filled glass of red wine; my photographic toast to Paul Cummins!  

Instagram

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Welcome Ellie

We would like to welcome the lovely Ellie to our Sweet Dimple team … here she is hard at work in our London Studio.

Too early for Feeling Festive?!

Here’s a board of my festive ideas and the gorgeous painting byAndrea Letterie. Plus from our new Christmas products: Our gorgeous ‘First Christmas Bauble’ which can double up as a nightlight holder and our ‘Personalised  Baby’s First Christmas ‘ wooden heart…. check them out and order via our website!

Happy Halloween

Just had to share these gorgeous paper pumpkins. They are super cute and the perfect craft for ANYONE to make. They are really simple and inexpensive to create. check out how to make them on the delightful I heart naptime website http://www.iheartnaptime.net/paper-pumpkins/

A Saturday in Spittlefields

18th October: our much overdue day out: Natalie and I met at Spittlefields in our usual spot ‘Patisserie Valerie’. Threw around ideas for new Christmas products, swapped tales of recent customers from both heaven and ….honest 90% from heaven! Aired our hopes and big creative dreams for the future. Then brushed ourselves down and wandered through the… Read more »