Some of mine certainly are not which is why this one has ended up as squares prequel. However I had to include it as the store description made me so happy!
In case you missed last week’s announcement and are confused; Squares begins on Wednesday and this is my eve of eve of Squares reminder. The theme for April Squares is ‘top‘, and we have five variations, or idioms, to choose from; Continue reading
Two months ago Ellie, fabulous stepdaughter and producer of the most delicious vegan cheese, took us on a walking tour around Spitalfields, and I thought I’d share it with you today given so many of us won’t be able to get out for a while.
Great ghost sign on Crispin Street
There’s been a market here since the 13th century, but it was only in the 17th century that the streets we were exploring began to take shape. The work was led by George Bradbury and Edward Noell, and city merchants, Nicholas Barbon and John Parsons.
Today’s post for Jude’s texture challenge isn’t as perfect as her Zimbabwean sculptures, but I hope you might like my twist on the textures of smooth and rough.
We had arrived early for lunch with Ellie and so decided to mooch around Bethnal Green whilst we waited. Strolling randomly we found ourselves on Cyprus Street, where we discovered a WW1 memorial commemorating soldiers from the East End.