What’s On The Box?! With Sarah

It’s been a little while since I’ve done one of these, but here’s a round up of what I’ve been loving on Netflix recently! First up, I’m SO happy that one of my favourite EVER shows has been added, Shark Tank! I discovered this on a flight to the US a couple of years ago and binge watched about 9 hours straight of it, I’ve then managed to catch it a few times on US flights but now there areRead more

Sarah Hurley Book Club – The Marriage Pact

Our next book club read is one sent to me very recently by the publishers (thank you Penguin UK!), I was hooked straight away and couldn’t wait to share it! The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond is a gripping psychological thriller and I think you’ll love it as much as I did. ‘Til Death Do Us Part takes on a whole new meaning…’ It’s the perfect wedding gift. Newlyweds Jake and Alice are offered membership of a club which promisesRead more

A Few of My Favorite Things… The Gold Office Supplies Edition

Today I wanted to share with you some of my  favourite gold office supplies. I’m guessing some of these are your favourites too as I’m always asked about them when they show up in the backgrounds of my photos! Here is everything… Gold Basket – This was SUPER cheap from Hema, I’ve had this a few months and it sits on my craft desk, I tend to just dump in there scraps or crafty bits from projects I’m currently workingRead more

Sarah Hurley Book Club – Single for the Summer

Our latest Sarah Hurley Book Club read was Single for the Summer by Mandy Baggot and I have to say, if you’re looking for your beachy holiday read then we’ve found it! Also, if you’re looking for inspiration for a holiday then this will definitely inspire you to try Corfu! After reading this, it is definitely on my list of places I want to go to, it sounds gorgeous. Tess is a fabulous main character, flawed, funny and fierce –Read more

Sarah Hurley Book Club – Single for the Summer

Our next book club read is just in time for the change of weather, Single for the Summer is the perfect summer read! ‘Tess Parks has made up her mind: love isn’t for her. When it comes to dating she has one rule: after six weeks with a guy, she ends it. So when her heartbroken best friend invites her for a girly getaway in Corfu, Tess is sure she can stick to their pact to stay single for theRead more

Father’s Day Inspiration with Silhouette!

Father’s Day is THIS WEEKEND! and if you’re still searching for some inspiration, we have just the thing! Shabneez has created this fantastic (and quick!) Father’s Day card using some of my Silhouette shapes. Silhouette Files used from the Silhouette store – Heart Speech Bubble – Well done Dad, I’m awesome! – Heart Flourishes Set Make in your Dad’s favourite colours to make it really personal! You could also add a matching gift box or tag by resizing the files.Read more

Sarah Hurley Book Club – Confidence: The Secret

Our latest book club pick was Confidence – The Secret by Katie Piper. I really hope you got to read along with me on this one! The book is broken down into various sections such as self esteem, confidence, happiness and more and all draw on Katie’s own experiences. I’ve followed Katie’s story for years and think the work she has done with her foundation is incredible, so it was lovely to hear more of the inside story of herRead more

Hand Lettering – Process to Product

Today, I’m sharing a video with you showing the process of creating one of my products, my Hand Lettered Father’s Day mug (available here on notonthehighstreet.com) I hope you find it interesting! I started with a pencil doodle and it ended up becoming an actual thing! Apologies for any slight shaking, I was getting to grips with a new tripod thingy. If you have any questions about the process, please let me know and I’ll do my best to answerRead more

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Dad’s are pretty difficult to buy for in my experience so this year we thought we’d help you by rounding up some of our most popular Father’s Day gifts in one place! These are all cute little things your Dad (or Grandad!) will treasure… Our personalised photo message keyrings have been our most popular Father’s Day gift this year and I can totally see why! Your Dad gets to see his favourite picture and your message every day, a lovelyRead more

AFCI UK One Big Show

Today I wanted to share this fantastic event with you. The AFCI UK One Big Show is the go to event of the year for anyone with a career in the creative industry. This event also incorporates the Creative Exchanges programme for designers, educators and influencers in the creative industry. Over the last few years that we’ve organised this show I’ve seen people launch products and businesses, grow their companies, careers and confidence, make networks of friends and colleagues andRead more