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5 Ghostly Pet Tales..or Tails!

5 Ghostly Pet Tales..or Tails!

Written by Alice O'Connell
Have you ever seen a ghost? I have, but that’s for another day…With Halloween just around the co...
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4 Dapper Cocktail Bars for Glamorous Night Owls in Amsterdam

4 Dapper Cocktail Bars for Glamorous Night Owls in Amsterdam

Written by Alice O'Connell
Sometimes people approach me to tell me they think my Bow Ties are beautiful (always makes my d...
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Where Have all the Bow Ties Gone?

Where Have all the Bow Ties Gone?

Written by Alice O'Connell
If you are a regular visitor to this here curious corner of the internet you will have noticed ...
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A Small but Sincere Thank You

A Small but Sincere Thank You

Written by Alice O'Connell
Yesterday my restock of Thank You cards arrived, I send these out with every single order of Bo...
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Custom Bow Tie Designs for J. Willgoose Esq of Public Service Broadcasting

Custom Bow Tie Designs for J. Willgoose Esq of Public Service Broadcasting

Written by Alice O'Connell
Did you know I make the Bow Ties that Public Service Broadcasting frontman J. Willgoose Esq dons...
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4 Different Style Influencers in Bow Ties

Post Lockdown Style Intentions: Feat. Guest Contributors

Written by Alice O'Connell
Slowly but surely significant parts of the world are opening back up, lockdowns are easing and ...
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5 Fun Father's Day Gift Ideas for Dog Dads

5 Fun Father's Day Gift Ideas for Dog Dads

Written by Alice O'Connell
Father's Day is almost around the corner (Sunday 20 June) but not all Dads have hoomans as their...
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How to Style Your Suspenders

How to Style Your Suspenders

Written by Alice O'Connell
  Suspenders (otherwise known as Braces, Bretels and Bretelles) are some of my most popular piec...
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10 Cute Cats wearing Bow Ties...You're Welcome!

10 Cute Cats wearing Bow Ties...You're Welcome!

Written by Alice O'Connell
I regularly look through my various pet customer pics, they each make me smile and often brighte...
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Cat wearing Heart on Collar looking at Roses

4 Flowers to Avoid When you have Cats

Written by Alice O'Connell
What with Valentine's Day just around the corner you may be treating yourself or someone else t...
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Who Doesn't Love a Cat and Dog Bow Tie?

Who Doesn't Love a Cat and Dog Bow Tie?

Written by Alice O'Connell
* Please note this time limited Love Collection has now been archived, to get exclusive previews...
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NEW Collection: The Mini Bow Tie Necklaces

NEW Collection: The Mini Bow Tie Necklaces

Written by Alice O'Connell
Wool & Water celebrates the belief that individuality is in the details and self expression...
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Curious Conversation #7: Matt Henry OBE, Actor and Singer

Curious Conversation #7: Matt Henry OBE, Actor and Singer

Written by Alice O'Connell
During July I hosted a LIVE Curious Conversation on Instagram every Thursday with a curious, cr...
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Curious Conversation #6: Andy Greenacre, Artist and Makers Market From Home Founder

Curious Conversation #6: Andy Greenacre, Artist and Makers Market From Home Founder

Written by Alice O'Connell
In July I hosted a LIVE Curious Conversation on Instagram every Thursday with a curious, creat...
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What a Wonderful World: Kae Tempest

Written by Alice O'Connell
Like so many yesterday I saw the 'news' that the poet and writer formerly known as Kate Tempest ...
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NEW Greetings Card Designs: The Upgrade

Written by Alice O'Connell
  A couple of weeks ago I designed some of my gorgeous Wool & Whiskers imagery as Greeting...
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Consider me Knitting Bow Ties not Scrolling

Written by Alice O'Connell
Today marks the start of my 'Digital Detox', a month long break from Social Media and despite th...
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Dogs in Bow Ties on Birthday Cards!

Written by Alice O'Connell
I have made Greetings Cards! After so many requests from customers at markets over the years and...
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Curious Conversation #5: Dapper Mindy, Visual Activist

Curious Conversation #5: Dapper Mindy, Visual Activist

Written by Alice O'Connell
Every Thursday I chat LIVE on Instagram with a curious individual, as part of an IGTV series cal...
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Curious Conversation #4: J. Willgoose Esq, Musician

Curious Conversation #4: J. Willgoose Esq, Musician

Written by Alice O'Connell
Every Thursday I chat LIVE on Instagram with someone I find interesting and/or inspiring from ...
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Curious Conversation #3: Prano Bailey Bond, Filmmaker

Written by Alice O'Connell
Another Thursday and another Curious Conversation, this week was with the award wining directo...
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Curious Conversation #2: Kim Haskins, Artist

Curious Conversation #2: Kim Haskins, Artist

Written by Alice O'Connell
For my second LIVE Conversation I was delighted to be joined by artist Kim Haskins, famous for ...
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Curious Conversation #1: Hannah McDonald, Illustrator

Curious Conversation #1: Hannah McDonald, Illustrator

Written by Alice O'Connell
Every Thursday I chat LIVE on Instagram with someone I find interesting and/or inspiring from ...
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Where The Bow Tie Magic Happens...

Where The Bow Tie Magic Happens...

Written by Alice O'Connell
You may have seen my Instagram post where I shared some imagery of my lovely garden studio  - t...
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Bow Ties, Suspenders and...The Tailoring House Owner

Bow Ties, Suspenders and...The Tailoring House Owner

Written by Alice O'Connell
Jean-Paul Samson is the dapper and distinguished owner of De Oost Bespoke Tailoring, a uniquely...
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#DressUpFriday and Enjoy Yourself!

Written by Alice O'Connell
Every Friday I am participating in #DressUpFriday and encouraging you to join in. It is a scient...
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I'm throwing a Cocktail Party!

Written by Alice O'Connell
I would be delighted if you would stop by for a dapper and dandy good time while wearing your b...
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Covid-19 Update: Still Knitting, Still Smiling!

Written by Alice O'Connell
Hello all!I hope this impromptu newsletter finds you all well and healthy, feeling positive a...
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Wool & Water's Indie Biz Gift Guide

Written by Alice O'Connell
It's getting to that stressful time when your list of loved ones feels overwhelming and you are ...
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Events: Christmas Market 20-23 Dec

Written by Alice O'Connell
  Well this is VERY exciting! I shall be making my market return with this amazing looking festi...
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I Have a New Studio!

Written by Alice O'Connell
My new Garden Studio is heeeerrreee!! (if you are so inclined, zoom into my face to see what she...
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Maternity Leave & Thank You 2018

Written by Alice O'Connell
I have been 'offline' for a few weeks now embracing maternity leave vibes and knitting for my ye...
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The Curious Interview: Robert Alan Evans

Written by Alice O'Connell
Robert Alan Evans is a writer, director and devisor working across the UK. He has worked extensi...
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Wool & Water Gift Vouchers are Here!

Written by Alice O'Connell
Hooray - F I N A L L Y I can share the Wool & Water Gift Vouchers with you all - this has be...
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A New Chapter: A New Addition

Written by Alice O'Connell
So this is a crazy blog post to write but has been many months in the brewing...I am very happy ...
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