I still haven’t worked out who I want to be or what I want to do when I grow up, so on this blog please join me while I try and work it out while keeping child-like creativity alive!  Find home and fashion inspiration; travel and days out; photography, writing and more. Have fun looking around 🙂

 

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Dressing room / closet declutter part 6, Organising dressing table, clear out & painting furniture
September 22, 2020
Part 6, and the last one of my dressing room / closet declutters and sort outs. This time it's all the stuff that would be on a dressing table - beauty products and hair things. I also paint some drawers and a cupboard for storage. Please subscribe for more videos and share with your friends. :) Please consider supporting me by making your fairytale clothing purchases here: etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale and your handmade gifts here: etsy.com/shop/byHelenHobden Keep in touch! (Links about me and my blog:) Blog: www.whenIgrowupblog.com e-mail: helen@whenIgrowupblog.com instagram.com/HelenHobden twitter.com/HelenHobden www.facebook.com/whenIgrowupblog Links about my clothing business: Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale Website: www.ThreadsOfAFairytale.com E-mail: helen@threadsofafairytale.com www.instagram.com/threadsofafairytale www.facebook.com/ThreadsOfAFairytale Rain's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Rainiepie Jude's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/starstone11
Camper van road trip round Cornwall
September 15, 2020
In our newly converted, but not-quite-finished camper van, we have a week's holiday in Cornwall, travelling to Penzance, Praa Sands, Treen, Botallack mines, Gwithian, Godrevey, Tehidy woods, Polly Joke, Falmouth, Lanhydrock and Knightshays court. It was a brilliant road trip! Please subscribe for more videos and share with your friends. :) Please consider supporting me by making your fairytale clothing purchases here: etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale and your handmade gifts here: etsy.com/shop/byHelenHobden Keep in touch! (Links about me and my blog:) Blog: www.whenIgrowupblog.com e-mail: helen@whenIgrowupblog.com instagram.com/HelenHobden twitter.com/HelenHobden www.facebook.com/whenIgrowupblog Links about my clothing business: Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale Website: www.ThreadsOfAFairytale.com E-mail: helen@threadsofafairytale.com www.instagram.com/threadsofafairytale www.facebook.com/ThreadsOfAFairytale Rain's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Rainiepie Jude's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/starstone11
Massive notebook tour! How I stay organised with all my different notebooks!
September 8, 2020
A look at my massive collection of notebooks and what I write in all of them! They help me stay organised; to do lists, planning, journalling, and remembering things. Please subscribe for more videos and share with your friends. :) Please consider supporting me by making your fairytale clothing purchases here: etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale and your handmade gifts here: etsy.com/shop/byHelenHobden Keep in touch! (Links about me and my blog:) Blog: www.whenIgrowupblog.com e-mail: helen@whenIgrowupblog.com instagram.com/HelenHobden twitter.com/HelenHobden www.facebook.com/whenIgrowupblog Links about my clothing business: Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale Website: www.ThreadsOfAFairytale.com E-mail: helen@threadsofafairytale.com www.instagram.com/threadsofafairytale www.facebook.com/ThreadsOfAFairytale
Making a fairytale mermaid wedding dress *Threads of a Fairytale* A sustainable luxury ball gown.
August 27, 2020
Sewing a beautiful blue mermaid wedding dress. Purchase this dress here: https://etsy.me/2EyVyGt or a similar dress made to order: https://etsy.me/2QqIkOR I hope you enjoy watching how I made this fairytale bohemian ball gown, wedding or special occasion dress. If you'd like to learn in more detail how to make a dress like this, please go here to be the first to hear about my courses: https://threadsofafairytale.com/courses/ Please subscribe for more videos and share with your friends. :) Please consider supporting me by making your fairytale clothing purchases here: etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale and your handmade gifts here: etsy.com/shop/byHelenHobden Keep in touch! (Links about me and my blog:) Blog: www.whenIgrowupblog.com e-mail: helen@whenIgrowupblog.com instagram.com/HelenHobden twitter.com/HelenHobden www.facebook.com/whenIgrowupblog Links about my clothing business: Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale Website: www.ThreadsOfAFairytale.com E-mail: helen@threadsofafairytale.com www.instagram.com/threadsofafairytale www.facebook.com/ThreadsOfAFairytale Rain's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Rainiepie Jude's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/starstone11
How to brand your creative business + exciting news!
August 25, 2020
In this vlog we celebrate Chris's birthday; I have some Threads of a Fairytale news; there's a small costume haul; my sister's family pop by; and we talk about how to brand a creative business - tips from Picture your brand with Jane Mucklow photography. Here are the links I mention: https://www.pictureyourbrand.co.uk/ https://janemucklowphotography.co.uk/ My new Threads of a Fairytale website: https://threadsofafairytale.com/ The new Forest Fairy Festival: https://newforestfairyfestival.com/ Affiliate links for Fiona Humberstone's branding books: https://amzn.to/3jepQxq https://amzn.to/3leSkZz Please subscribe for more videos and share with your friends. :) Please consider supporting me by making your fairytale clothing purchases here: etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale and your handmade gifts here: etsy.com/shop/byHelenHobden Keep in touch! (Links about me and my blog:) Blog: www.whenIgrowupblog.com e-mail: helen@whenIgrowupblog.com instagram.com/HelenHobden twitter.com/HelenHobden www.facebook.com/whenIgrowupblog Links about my clothing business: Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale Website: www.ThreadsOfAFairytale.com E-mail: helen@threadsofafairytale.com www.instagram.com/threadsofafairytale www.facebook.com/ThreadsOfAFairytale Rain's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Rainiepie Jude's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/starstone11
Camper van trip to Cornwall! - How was it? Testing out our new van; sleeping in it for the 1st time
August 18, 2020
We take our new camper van for its first trip away! We explore Cornwall - Trelissick, Lanhydrock, Godrevy, Perranporth, Padstow, Bodmin moor, Polperro & Lansallos, and Parke in Devon. It was a test trip to check everything on the van conversion so far was working. Please subscribe for more videos and share with your friends. :) Please consider supporting me by making your fairytale clothing purchases here: etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale and your handmade gifts here: etsy.com/shop/byHelenHobden Keep in touch! (Links about me and my blog:) Blog: www.whenIgrowupblog.com e-mail: helen@whenIgrowupblog.com instagram.com/HelenHobden twitter.com/HelenHobden www.facebook.com/whenIgrowupblog Links about my clothing business: Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/threadsofafairytale Website: www.ThreadsOfAFairytale.com E-mail: helen@threadsofafairytale.com www.instagram.com/threadsofafairytale www.facebook.com/ThreadsOfAFairytale Rain's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/Rainiepie Jude's channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/starstone11
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