Over the Pond

Tartan Passport Cover, via Room Service Home

Did you guess?

The fun announcement is that I (Anne) will be traveling to Scotland for a week thanks to our amazing friends at Traditional Home and Scottish Development International! In the same excited breath, I am very sad to share that Suysel will not be able to join, as she slowly recovers from a battle with a nasty nasty virus over the past two weeks (please send positive thoughts her way).  Battling the extreme separation anxiety over the next week, I will be taking notes, lots of photos and probably returning home with a Scottish tartan throw or the like for my dear dear partner in crime Рwho will be missed tremendously.

I’ll be arriving in Glasgow on Monday morning and visiting the following cities, all over four days: Newmilns, Ayr, Loch Lomond, Perth, Forres, Elgin, Nairn, Edinburgh, and Peebles. The trip will be a comprehensive tour of Scottish textile mills and studios, visiting such names as Holland & Sherry and Timorous Beasties among many many others that I’ll be reporting back on next week!

Some other exciting tidbits….a quick photo montage of the the hotels we’ll be staying. No words required.

Cameron House, Loch Lomond, Scotland

Boath House, Nairn, Scotland

Prestonfield, Edinburgh, Scotland

Blythswood Hotel, Glasgow, Scotland

And the amazing group of designers I’ll be traveling alongside…

Philip Gorrivan / Tobi Fairley / Patrik Lonn / Gideon Mendelson / and one of our all time favorite bloggers, Ronda Rice Carmen of All the Best

Stay tuned next week for updates. And follow us on Twitter and Instagram for real time photos of the trip!

 

 

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6 Responses to “Over the Pond”
  1. 06.22.2012

    Have the best time!!! Can’t wait to see/hear all about it. And feel better Suysel!!!

  2. 06.22.2012

    wow. have a fantastic time! can’t wait to see your photos!

  3. 06.22.2012

    How FABULOUS!!! I ADORE Scotland – can’t wait to hear all about it. And of course wishing Suysel a speedy recovery!!

  4. tiltonfenwick
    06.22.2012

    Thanks everyone! :)

  5. pretty pink tulips
    06.26.2012

    Anne,
    Have the most wonderful time!!! My mother’s maiden name is Lawler, very Scottish, so one of these days I hope to travel there.

    And, sending healing wishes for Suysel….hope you’re feeling better soon!
    xoxo Elizabeth

  6. 06.28.2012

    Loved meeting you at blogfest! Hope you have a great trip. Tobi was really excited about going! Can’t wait to hear all about it!!!


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