Category Archives: Celebration

Green Swan bunting at the Eden Project

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handmade eco pom poms – shop

Green Swan tufty fabric pom poms – eco Christmas decorations

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traditional pom poms

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Folk inspired bunting – shop

Green Swan eco Christmas decoration – Folk felt bunting

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black bunting, Jamaica & pirates

I recently attended a Goth wedding held at a beach venue in Cornwall. I made some black fringed bunting, fiesta style, for the occasion. The wedding of Re and Danielle was a very intimate, personal and moving ceremony- more emotive … Continue reading

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World-inspired bunting

These world-inspired fringed bunting flags are full of texture, colour and movement. A contemporary yet timeless alternative to traditional English bunting designed to compliment such venues as Kata tents, Tipis, Yurts and geodesic domes. They also add a progressive touch … Continue reading

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more eco-friendly decorations

For people who love colour! Colourful upcycled handmade bunting available from Green Swan online shop. Brings colour and movement to any space that needs a festive touch. All fabric is made from post-consumer waste.

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eco friendly decorations

Eco friendly mobiles made with recycled & upcycled paper, card and fabric; elements are suspended on invisible thread or cotton cord strings. Timeless carousel style with a festive touch. These mobiles bring movement and colour  into any space. 1 & … Continue reading

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Montol and the Mock

I’m looking forward to Montol …. our very own Midwinter procession with guise dancing, lanterns and music – more Saturnalia than Christmas. There will also be the lighting of a Yule log – the ‘mock’, a Cornish version of the … Continue reading

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Green before Red

Midwinter, Yule, Christmas….   winter holiday celebrations here in the UK are a hodgepodge of native and imported customs and myths. The identity and appearance of the central holiday figure known as Father Christmas has changed significantly over time. Even in … Continue reading

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