SHOPKEEPER'S STYLE BLOG
  • Tap into your own Creativity – Just Start Art

    I am excited to announce the trial of something new that I have been working on for some time.  Along with my own design company I have taught art, design and textile for the past 10 years.  I find teaching inspirational as I help others build confidence and discover their own personal take on the […]

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  • The Art of Visual communication

    I have had the pleasure to work with Highland Park and the Edrington. Growing up in Orkney means that for me, Highland Park is so much more than whisky. It tells the story of people of Orkney, the community and its heritage. It’s about passion, tenacity, courage and perseverance over time.  It has been exciting to […]

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  • Welcome to 2019

    As the new year begins I usually make a list of full of goals, aims and resolutions striving to get further than ever before.  2018 was a year of challenges and hurdles which made me take stock and take a different perspective.  This year I would like to introduce you to my creative world, from […]

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  • Behind the Scenes Update

    What’s been happening behind the scenes It may have appeared a little quiet over the past months as work has been going on behind the scenes. This year, I have been taking part in the Saltire Fellowship which is a business  course through Entrepreneurial Scotland.  It not only was an opportunity to reflect on how far […]

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  • Introducing Model Kes Andrews

    We have been really lucky to have worked with a handful of amazing models from all around the country. We are also really lucky that we have an amazing model right here on our doorstep in Orkney. Kes is one of our local models and we have asked her to put together some words about […]

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  • You wear it so well :)

    We’ve have had a lot of fantastic photos from you all recently and we want to share these.  From Orkney to China, from nipping to the shops, holidays, to being a bride’s dress, our prints are suitable for everyday and all occasions.  So thank you and please keep sharing  – these photos make our day at […]

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  • Who made my clothes?

    Fashion Revolution started as a response to create a fairer, safer and cleaner fashion industry after the The Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh collapsed 5 years ago which killed 1138 people and injured many more in 2013.  Consumers were encourages to ask brands #whomademyclothes to demands a greater transparency in the fashion industry and production […]

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  • Behind the scenes – Ella Doran collaboration

    New 2018 Summer collection in collaboration with Ella Doran is about to launch any day now.  This capsule collection of womenswear and accessories has been created with each designers distinctive prints which use strong colour and a bold sensibility onto simple shapes. Taking a closer look at the collection and how the collaboration came about, […]

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  • Print Collections Gift Guide

    All of our gifts can be gift wrapping for free!  Simply tick the gift wrapping box when ordering and let us do the rest. Below we have picked some of your favourite print designs and the various products that are available now for Christmas. Inspired by the blur and glow of artificial light as we […]

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  • Gift Guide

    Christmas is just around the corner and many of you are looking to treat your loved ones this festive season.  It can all get a little overwhelming at times, with endless lists on top of the usual daily routines.  Based on many of the questions our lovely customers ask, we have put together a gift […]

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