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Special Gifts (not silk)

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Smocked Slip Covered Sketchbooks or Journals 

The slip covers for these sketchbooks are created with a panel of smocking inserted into the front and edged with toning piping. Rosalind works the smocking pattern in response to the fabric and each cover is totally unique.

The A5 size journal itself is spiral bound with hard covers and contains 80 sheets of plain white acid free paper of a quality suitable for writing or sketching (96 gsm). This standard size journal can be easily obtained should you wish to replace it when the original journal is filled. 

The journal measures 16 cm x 21 cm and is 2.5 cm deep.

A selection is available to buy now on-line at Rosalind's shop on under 'Smocked Gifts'.

Price .........£25

Hand Made Rag Dolls with Smocked Dress and Bonnet
These sweet little rag dolls are hand made from calico with the facial features securely stitched by machine.  The hair and bonnet are also attached but the dress which features a hand smocked yoke is removable, fastened at the back with either a simple tie or a buttoned opening.
The dolls are fully washable.
Each doll is a unique individual.  Please contact Rosalind for stock availability or to commission your own special doll specifiying your choice of eye and hair colour, together with the fabric used for her garments.
The doll measures approximately 19cm high.
A selection of rag dolls is available to buy now on-line at

Price .....£20
 Baby's Special Smocked Bib
A perfect gift for a new baby! 
The bib has a smocked panel edged with matching coloured piping and is made from easy care poly-cotton and fastens at the back with white ribbon ties.
The bib is available in pure white, or with coloured embroidery and matching coloured piping in pink and pale blue, as shown left.
Rosalind is happy to make a bib to order in your choice of colour.  A white bib can be purchased immediately from the Artisan shop on
Or for an extra £10 why not commission a personalised bib, with the name of the baby worked in the smocking in your choice of coloured cotton?
Please contact Rosalind for further details.
                 £30 for specially commissioned bib with name of baby
Hand Smocked Gingham Cushion
Gingham is a lovely fabric to smock and always gives a fresh looking finish.
The smocking on the insert gives the impression of ribbons threading across the face of the cushion.
The cushion is finished with fine piping around the inserted panel and around the outer edge of the cushion.  The back features an envelope opening and is closed with 3 buttons.
In stock currently in brown, blue and lilac gingham, but available to order in a wide range of colours.
Dimension of cushion (including cushion pad) approximately 35cm square.
Price  ....£45
Pack of 6 Printed Notelets featuring an Original Smocked Design
Packs of 6 notelets and envelopes featuring an original smocked design printed on to textured paper.  The quality of the printing is such that people often touch the surface of the notelets expecting it to be smocking!
Available in three different designs featuring work on blue, orange or brown background fabric.  Or Rosalind is able to provide a mixed pack with 2 of each colourway on request.  Please contact Rosalind for further details.
The notelets measure 15cm x 10.5cm.
Price ....£3