Having established a successful career as a stylist, working for various magazines and writing several books, I found myself propelled further and further away from the city until we, as a family decided to settle for a life close to the sea in this very beautiful part of Cornwall. It is the stuff of dreams - where as a family we can indulge a very simple way of life - swimming, sailing, kayaking and plenty of sausage sizzles on the beach.
The shop followed next. bird… inspired by nature opened in 2006. With the support of my husband Graham and my staff Bella & Rachel we have managed to create a wonderful shop that has quickly found an enthusiastic, loyal following.