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Roobedo back in Edinburgh!

I am so happy to have a few pieces back in Edinburgh’s Concrete Wardrobe http://www.concretewardrobe.com/. This is a beautiful gem of a shop in the capital, nestled at the foot of Broughton Street, full of wonderful handmade products by Scottish based or Scottish trained artists and designer-makers.  Owned and run by James Donald http://www.pickone.co.uk/ and Fiona […]

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Working with Scots-Furion Shepherd Huts, June 2017

This month has seen Roobedo teaming up with exciting new business in Fife, Scots-furion Shepherd Huts, who make bespoke living spaces.  Each and every one of these exquisite Shepherd Huts are handmade and individually finished with love and attention to detail.  To dress the interior, I have created a new collection of soft furnishings such […]

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Scottish river glass

Scottish river glass, wood anemone, sea urchin cushion and lichen…finding treasures on the riverbank in lovely Spring sunshine today.  Some similarities to the seashore, despite being miles inland.  Perhaps water is my true inspiration in all its forms, wherever it is. Pictures from the shores of the River Tummel in Pitlochry. Scottish river glass Lichen […]

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Winter Evening Classes with Roobedo

Get Sewing this Winter with Roobedo! I am running a 6 week evening class in my hometown of Pitlochry. I am going to be focusing on my passion of up-cycling and refashioning textiles. This will be a relaxed, fun evening where I will try to inspire you to make-do-and-mend and also create something new from […]

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Pitlochry Market Saturday 18th June 2016

Pitlochry Market! Saturday  Sat 18th June 10am – 2pm Ruth will be popping up at the Pitlochry Market under a candy-striped canopy with her Roobedo goodies! She will have all things tweedy, big and small as well as popular lines in cord and denim. Come along and say hello, and support a great event! There […]

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Roobedo Repair Cafe – Wed 30th March, 2016

Roobedo FREE Repair Cafe – in partnership with Zero Waste Highland Perthshire Wednesday 30th March 2016, 7-9pm Zero waste Scotland is a government funded initiative trying to limit the amount of waste we create and divert it from landfill.  They have created a series of Repair Cafe’s and I thought I’d do my bit, and […]

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Pitlochry Artwalk 20 June 2015

Saturday 20th June till Sun 28th June 2015 Daily 10am – 6pm Roobedo will have a ‘POP-UP’ corner at CAFE CALLUNA – a lovely new café right in the heart of Pitlochry. Pop in and see some of my new work including scarves, ties, brooches, bunting, cushions, printed tees and tea-towels. Take a trip to […]

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