A Shopafrolic's World — Shopping

Sassy stud earrings

Posted by Martina Fraser on

Well that's summer over and with it the realisation that I haven't blogged since back in July. I guess I was too busy enjoying the sunshine. While I've been away I've been busy adding stock so there are lots of new items available. One of my favourite additions has been sterling silver studs in some fabulous designs. They are lovely and dainty, but just that little bit different. Here's my pick of the designs now in stock... First up are some cute unicorn heads. The pastel colours really make them a bit different and the detail is created with epoxy resin. We also...

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Summer Loving

Posted by Martina Fraser on

Hello sunshine - hasn't it been a wonderful few weeks? I'll even forgive the rain this weekend. I for one have enjoyed seeing the sun out to play and it's put me in a super mood. We headed over to America on our summer holiday, and came back to weather that was as beautiful as stateside (although thankfully not quite as a hot!). Whether you're enjoying the sun abroad or closer to home, here's some holiday essentials to keep you in that sunny mood.

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Purrfect gifts for cat lovers

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It's official I'm a crazy cat lady. I always knew it deep down but with the introduction of two little troublemakers at Shopafrolics HQ, there is definitely no getting away from it. So meet George and Michael - my purrfect little feline friends.

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Beautiful creations by Catherine Gray Origami

Posted by Martina Fraser on

Since starting Shopafrolics I've found myself shopping small and local more and more. Maybe it's the new found appreciation of the love and hard work that goes into these businesses, or perhaps it is just that I'm exposing myself to more through my constant networking. This is how I came across the wonderful Catherine Gray Origami who's extra special items I just had to share.

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Love and legend - Wales' patron saint of love

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This week, we celebrated St Dwynwen's Day in Wales. Santes Dwynwen is our patron of lovers and her story is beautiful yet tragic. 

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