My Journey to Clean Gold

My Journey to Clean Gold

As I write, the 27th COP on the climate crisis has just opened in Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt. The focus on this critical global issue is a reminde...

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Monsoon x Pippa Small

Monsoon x Pippa Small

We are delighted to collaborate with Monsoon again. Founder Peter Simon started his business in Portobello and travelled to Kabul to purchase the ...

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Behind The Piece - Navratna

Behind The Piece - Navratna

The concept of the navratna as an ancient microcosm of the interconnectedness of our universe in the Vedic tradition has long fascinated me. I des...

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Behind The Piece

Behind The Piece

  I am often asked about my shell bracelet, it has sat on my right arm for decades. It has only come off once, on the day my twins were born, and s...

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Making Makes You Happy

Making Makes You Happy

It seems in the many years I have been working with artisans all over the world, that there is something magical that happens when a thing of beaut...

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A Mermaid's Tale

A Mermaid's Tale

I have a painting over my bed that is made of delicious ice cream colours of soft strawberry pinks, and pistachio greens. I love this painting, and...

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10 Wonderful Afghan Years

10 Wonderful Afghan Years

Pippa Small and Turquoise Mountain celebrate over ten years of collaboration.  Turquoise Mountain supports young artisans, small businesses and ...

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