Cart 0

Our World — family

Just when you most need it...

Clare Phillips Bedford christmas clare excited family friends happy Inspired jumper penguin proud support

       Hello Monday warriors! Mick Jagger had it right when he wailed that you can’t always get what you want, but sometimes, you just might find, you get what you need. This week has been a prime example of that sentiment. I started last week in a deliriously happy, although somewhat shocked, state of mind and have now mellowed into pleasantly hazy acceptance. I have been blessed with some truly lovely customers and people in general this week, The Man has gained himself a new nick name, Dalai Lama, for his unfailing ability to stop me obsessing and...

Read more →


Big News

Clare Phillips Bedford clare engagement excited family friends happy ring wedding

This is a totally selfish post and I don’t expect anyone to remotely care, but, I am now engaged!      I know, sickening right?   Now begins what I am told is the very stressful experience of planning a wedding on almost no budget and hoping to not end up featured in one of those magazines you find at the dentists. You know the ones, “My Dad is a turtle but he’s the best Dad in the world!” or something equally earth shattering. I am fully aware that I can just as happily run away and get married in...

Read more →


Pause to smell the cashmere

Clare Phillips amelie Bedford cashmere Chilly family fashion friends gratitude happy jumper Kids Yellow

  Now and again I have a bad day, we all do. We wake up on the wrong side of the bed and it can seem like the world at large is out to mess up our day specifically. Meeting every red light on your morning drive, broken taps, broken mugs, no tea left, the heavens open and you've forgotten your umbrella, you lose your keys, the list is endless and annoying. I suppose those are the days we should all look back at and smile about because they're small problems aren't they? In the grand scheme of things they're...

Read more →