Lovingly designed & handmade in Edinburgh


A true perfectionist

I have always been a bit of a perfectionist, but I now really scrutinise everything I buy, to the extent my bank account regularly gives a sigh of relief as my impulsive purchasing is a thing of the past. I think it’s all thanks to making things for a living.  I design, cut out, sew […]


Spring clean

It’s all go in the stripykat studio at the moment cutting out and sewing lots of lovely goodies for the upcoming fairs and exhibitions and as a result my paper patterns are looking somewhat holey. I design and make my product patterns in paper (you’ll be pleased to know it’s 100% recycled) and pin them […]

A little can go a long way – The Scottish SPCA

Each year stripykat will be selecting a charity to support.  Having donated over the years through sponsored runs, bike rides, coffee mornings and raffles I want to make a commitment with one organisation to try and make a bit of difference.  Probably not going to revolutionise anything here but I believe a little can go […]