I started making Acorn Pendants before I became a parent. Actually, what got me interested in acorns, was the fact that I couldn’t become a parent at all.
I’ve lived in Kinghorn in Fife on the east coast of Scotland for 12 years now. It truly feels like my home and I wouldn’t want to be anywhere else, despite how much I moan about the cold and the rain.
I’ve ignored my mailing list for so long and it’s only in Lockdown that I’ve had the time to sit down and focus on all the behind the scenes aspects of my business – my mailing list is one of these things.
While it’s not a requirement by law to wear a face mask in the UK, government guidelines [Point 10] for face masks state ‘people should aim to wear a face covering in enclosed spaces where social distancing is not always possible’. Over the long weeks of Lockdown face masks in the UK have become a much more common sighting.
I’ve been singing this song a lot lately – it is one of my favourite Bowie songs. If I was on Desert Island Discs, this would be the one I would chose to be one of my 8 tracks. To me, it’s so uplifting and I love it when it comes on the radio when I driving in my car.