Wondering when you’ll fit in the Christmas shopping this year? Fear not, we have put together a list of late night shopping dates throughout Devon & Cornwall to help you work through that Santa list and get in the festive spirit with a mince pie or two!
Our lovely window dressers have taken pity on the humble scarecrows this month, wrapping them up in the latest Seasalt warmers and giving them a front row seat in our shop windows, ready for the 5th of November displays. Read the rest of this entry »
With All Hallows’ Eve is just around the corner, we set out on a mission to find some spooky Cornish stories and were pointed in the direction of Shanty Baba, professional story teller and St. Ives resident. And he told us this tale of stormy nights, rough seas and a ghost ship in St. Ives Bay…
For our Autumn Winter Collection we went on location to the Leach Pottery in St. Ives, an iconic institution on the international art scene, that provided vivid inspiration for our designs, colours and prints. Whilst we were there we were lucky enough to meet Jack Doherty, the Lead Potter.
We were chatting with our good friends at the Sail Lofts the other day about lovely secret Cornish places we like to visit at the weekend and they had some little beauties up their sleeves. Too good to keep to ourselves so we thought we’d share them with you. Ssssshhh, don’t tell everyone…..
On Monday, as part of the St. Ives Festival, the Porthminster Gallery took the creative concept into the great outdoors for a spot of pit firing on Porthmeor Beach. The process spanned two days and the entire event was a huge success, attracting a good crowd of spectators and resulting in some beautiful ceramics fired in the very sand that sits snugly at the feet of the town.
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