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Cambridge Style Week With Thanks From Design Essentials

cambridge-style-weekA huge thanks to Cambridge Style Week for such a fantastic ‘first ever event’, so many talented and enthusiastic people. It was a pleasure to showcase Design Essentials products and Colour Therapy Lighting at the event, together with Guest Artists Michelle Thompson’s and Dianna Probst’s work. Mary and Angie from Cambridge Interiors designed 3 sets to showcase Design Essentials products, and the lovely Claire Ashman Smith from Waterbaby Flowers the floral displays. The feedback and response we received was brilliant.

Some fantastic Independent business took part that I had the pleasure of meeting for the first time. Gwendolen from Clamp Optometrists and Tweed Vixen. It was good to catch up with good friends of mine, Sarah Shoequeen from Modish, model-esque Nikki from Curious Orange, Sally Cambridge Raincoat Company, Phil and Joanna from Vida Moda, who introduced me to the gorgeous model Sabine as well as Anne and Steve from Independent Cambridge. Continue reading

Design Essentials Just Do It – Just Do Your Best

cambridge-half-marathonToday I ran the Cambridge Half Marathon. I have to pinch myself when I say it, and I am so proud that I did it. There was no great time however.

Thanks so much to so many for the massive support I received, there are more I am sure but here’s a few.

1. My running partners for months now Louise Cairns, Kelly Compton, Sarah Saward and Michelle Thompson. More recently Kathyrne Gill, Claire Tilley and Shara O’Connell (my awesome running partner on the day) for the most these ladies have always been quicker, but indulged me by running at my much slower pace. Let loose today Louise, Kelly, Sarah and Kathyrne did put in great times. Continue reading