We're Live!

After 6 months of making Faberwood I'm feeling pretty tired, but it's a good kind of tired! When I look at what we've achieved - fabric sourcing, photo shoots, marketing, web building and social media socialising, it all feels great. The kids aren't feeling too neglected or hungry and the house is still in a reasonable state! That said it's been a good couple of months since I've been in the sewing room and I can't wait to get creating with the first batch of fabrics we have in stock. Faberwood started with my love for fabric, design, photography and the outdoors, It's turned into something so much more than I envisaged....

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Blogging first timer

I'll be honest, words don't come as easy to me as pictures, but I'm here and plan to rise to the challenge. Part one of FABERWOOD is scouting for wild and wonderful scenery. I thought I'd share some of our photos from the first shoot, family and all. We're really lucky to have such stunning locations on our doorstep not to mention the blue skies!  My daughter has taken some great pictures for this first shoot and totally got into the whole vibe I'm after. I left her playing around with string and fabric scraps and what great results! Rocky surfaces and fantastic textures I...

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