so good in every way – instagram challenge – grow

incredibusy rhubarb


incredibusy rhubarbWe’re loving sharing nature and growing with children throughout these (warm) wet summer months, either outdoors or down on the allotment, so we thought you might like to join in with this week’s #sgiew theme to join in with is “GROW” –

And 11yo said I needed a bit of colour in my feed this week, so we braved the rain, and picked the luscious pink rhubarb, in a matching cardie… those massive leaves make an excellent umbrella right?!

Join in by following your hosts, @incredibusy, @redtedart and @willowdaygram – and we’re delighted to welcome an new instagram chum to be our guest judge –  Kirsty Hartley @wildthingsdresses >>

 grow 6Kirsty Hartley Mini Q&A

Q: Kirsty – tell us about yourself?
Kirsty: I’m a sewing and colour addict mum of three, founder of Wild Things, and craft author.

Q: What’s your background?
Kirsty: I’m a prolific maker and sewer, and after designing for childrens brands and lecturing in Fashion at Manchester School of Design ,I decided to start my business and Etsy shop to work around my family.
Q: Where are you based?
I live and work from a home studio in the heart of the Lancashire hills.
Q: Kirsty – tell us about the range?
I make timeless childrens clothes and lifestyle products aimed to spark imagination and play , for happy kids aged 6m to 8yrs. The styles are simple, colourful, and beautifully made. Now sold to happy parents and lifestyle boutiques worldwide, via Etsy , and ,Wild Things has a loyal following.
Q: Where do you manufacture?
Everything is made and sourced here in the UK . I use local suppliers wherever I can, with my digital fabric prints and fabrics being produced and sourced here in Lancashire.If you would like to join in this week with the instagram #sgiew (so good in every way) challenge, use the hashtags #sgiew and #sgiew_grow, and Kirsty will be selecting her favourite x9 shots next weekend – and we have an outfit prize too…., have fun!Wild Things: Funky Little Clothes To Sew
( Kirsty’s second book Wild Things to Make will be released on 25th August 2016)
and here for the US

IG: @wildthingsdresses
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