Juliette O Designs Blog

Threads are in our DNA - literally!

Threads are in our DNA - literally!

On investigating her genealogy, Juliette was delighted to discover family ties with the textile industry from as far back as the late 1700s when brothers James and John Clark* were...

Threads are in our DNA - literally!

On investigating her genealogy, Juliette was delighted to discover family ties with the textile industry from as far back as the late 1700s when brothers James and John Clark* were...

upcycled flower brooch

How upcycling helps the mind and the environment

Upcycling is seeing a resurgence in popularity at the moment - it’s funny, this is something that has always been a constant in my life. Looking at my back catalogue(!)...

How upcycling helps the mind and the environment

Upcycling is seeing a resurgence in popularity at the moment - it’s funny, this is something that has always been a constant in my life. Looking at my back catalogue(!)...

How to start a sketchbook and get creative

How to start a sketchbook and get creative

In these incredibly challenging times, an opportunity to clear our minds of the everyday stresses and be distracted by doing something completely different is a wonderful thing and I hope...

How to start a sketchbook and get creative

In these incredibly challenging times, an opportunity to clear our minds of the everyday stresses and be distracted by doing something completely different is a wonderful thing and I hope...

Why biophilia  benefits us  in our homes

Why biophilia benefits us in our homes

Biophilia is a love of nature and focuses on human's innate affinity to nature and natural processes. Read here about why bringing simple biophilic features into our homes can support...

Why biophilia benefits us in our homes

Biophilia is a love of nature and focuses on human's innate affinity to nature and natural processes. Read here about why bringing simple biophilic features into our homes can support...

hand embroidery stitch and needle

My life in Stitch!

Thinking back to my school days and Needlework makes me reflect on how important Textiles and Sewing have been in my life, from stitched felt egg cosies at primary school...

My life in Stitch!

Thinking back to my school days and Needlework makes me reflect on how important Textiles and Sewing have been in my life, from stitched felt egg cosies at primary school...

Holiday Creativity Coastal Artwork Juliette O Designs

How the coast inspired a mixed media landscape

Whenever I have the chance to decompress and visit the coast I always find that my creative batteries get recharged and I am brimming with ideas. A previous visit to...

How the coast inspired a mixed media landscape

Whenever I have the chance to decompress and visit the coast I always find that my creative batteries get recharged and I am brimming with ideas. A previous visit to...