Discover the French scarf in all its variations with PumpjackPiddlewick

I have never owned much jewelry, but those items I do own are very precious to me. Not for their value, but for their memories. Since living here in France, I have come to realise I rarely wear any of my jewelry any more. Rather, the French scarf has takenContinue Reading

My customers are amazing people. Let's find out why at PumpjackPiddlewick

There are particularly some days when I really love having my Shops. Yesterday was one of those days. Well, actually the whole weekend. All because my customers often make my day. My Customers I have a regular customer of my specialist French Silk Scarf shop that is vision impaired. IContinue Reading

Why is Vintage special? I give 7 reasons why to go vintage at PumpjackPiddlewick

I am very into old stuff. I simply love vintage and antiques. Always have done. But why, what’s so special about them, you may ask? I have heard, or overheard, sometimes that some people don’t like the idea of buying what others have owned, worn or used. Now if thatContinue Reading

What makes acetate scarves so special? Unique design for one, feel and a special place in history. Let's delve at PumpjackPiddlewick

How often do you hear someone say ‘I am in love with acetate scarves’? Yeah, I thought so. But truly it is something that should at least be on your radar if you love vintage clothes. Why? Well, what is not to love about something totally unique in design, andContinue Reading

Discover all about French silk from history to types at PumpjackPiddlewick

Over the past few years, I have had to research silk quite a lot. When I started my French Silk Scarf Shop it was simply because I had a passion for vintage scarves and especially those that were silk. I discovered others did too and the shop grew and grew.Continue Reading