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Girl and Bird is closing - for good

Girl and Bird is closing - for good

Hello lovely friends and customers. From midnight 31st July 2020, I will be closing Girl and Bird - for good.  Ish* (Scroll to the bottom for the ish explaination) That sounds so final, doesn't it?! And I suppose it is. I make this announcement with a mixture of emotions - excitement, trepidation and a small amount of sadness. It's the end of an era! In September 2020, I will be starting my PGCE in Design and Technology, to train to be a secondary teacher. I'm so excited about this new direction, and can't wait to get started! However, this inevitably...

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COVID-19 UPDATE

Hello friends I hope you are safe and well! This is quite a departure from my last blog post, so I'll quickly explain: Having decided to spend less time on Girl and Bird, I then swanned off on honeymoon to Cuba (which was fantastic!), and on our return, the lockdown was announced. This meant that the work I had lined up for my return, has been put on hold until some normality returns. So, this means, I thought I might as well reopen my shop to make sure my products are available for anniversaries, birthdays, thank you and I miss...

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Why I decided to close my Girl and Bird shop...

Why I decided to close my Girl and Bird shop...

Hello! It feels quite strange that my first proper blog for a while is about closing my shop. I felt like I wanted to write something about the reasons behind closing, with a bit more space and freedom than an Instagram caption. So, on 22nd April, I announced that I’m changing the way I run Girl and Bird, and have closed my shops. *Closing* does sound very dramatic, and it’s not entirely accurate I will no longer run Girl and Bird as my full time business, but open for a week at a time three times a year. I’ve got a...

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