About Helen

Helen Round is a British textile designer and print maker. Her classic designs, inspired by the flora and fauna of the countryside and coastline are hand printed onto the highest quality linen using traditional screen printing techniques.

Gift Ideas For The Sustainable Student

By |2019-09-09T19:14:00+00:00September 6th, 2019|Made In Cornwall, Eco Collection|

We have selected a collection of eco-friendly gift ideas for those setting off to university or college this month. Whether they're going back for their final year or leaving home for the first time, these gifts will help students do their bit to save the planet and live a more sustainable life at university. [...]

Holiday Packing List Essentials

By |2019-08-01T19:21:55+00:00July 30th, 2019|Hand Printed Linen, Around The World, Eco Collection|

Our Holiday Packing List Guide Wherever you're planning to travel this summer, we have just the thing to keep holiday essentials safe and your trip eco-friendly. Our handprinted linen is lightweight and quick-drying making our products the perfect travelling companions. We have selected our top 5 suitcase essentials and also compiled a holiday reading [...]

How To Care For Your Linen Fabric

By |2019-06-23T15:04:48+00:00June 23rd, 2019|Hand Printed Linen, Made In Cornwall|

How To Care For Your Linen Fabric Linen fabric is a totally natural fibre and it comes from the Flax plant. It's really easy to look after and will get softer and softer as you use and wash it. Some people worry about the crinkles, but I say, embrace them.... it is what makes [...]

Try A Reusable Sandwich Wrap

By |2019-08-07T08:49:12+00:00June 11th, 2019|Hand Printed Linen, Made In Cornwall, Helen Round, Eco Collection|

It's A Wrap - Say 'Hello' to The Reusable Sandwich Wrap Wrap up your lunch, picnic or favourite snacks in this reusable sandwich wrap. A wonderful 'plastic free' way to wrap up your lunch - pop in your sandwiches, sushi, rolls and wraps... it'll even take a slice of [...]

Sparking Joy With Fabric Storage Pots!

By |2019-03-04T11:14:00+00:00March 24th, 2019|Hand Printed Linen, Made In Cornwall, Helen Round, Mother's Day Gifts, Linen, Garden Collection, Eco Collection|

Sparking Joy With Fabric Storage Pots! I have recently started watching Marie Kondo! As someone who has always been slightly addicted to stuff, in particular fabric and related haberdashery, and having spent many previous years teaching, I have managed to collect rather a grand selection of 'useful' things which I thought would one day [...]

British Bluebells

By |2019-03-16T14:10:53+00:00March 16th, 2019|Hand Printed Linen, Made In Cornwall, Helen Round, Gardening, Cornish Walks, Linen, Visit The Shop At Mount Edgcumbe, Bluebell Collection|

British Bluebells When you think of typical British wild flowers, what instantly springs to mind? For me, it's Bluebells, Pink Campions, Wood Anemones and Primroses. As a child, I was lucky enough to live next to a beautiful, large expanse of natural woodland and loved the Spring time when these flowers would magically [...]

Linen Soap Bag – Great For Travelling

By |2019-03-04T11:12:10+00:00March 10th, 2019|Hand Printed Linen, Made In Cornwall, Helen Round, Linen, Eco Collection|

Linen Soap Bag - great for travelling Do you remember soap boxes - those plastic things that you pulled out when you went on holiday or spent a weekend away visiting friends? They seemed to disappear with the massive influx of hand and body wash and soon became a retro thing of the [...]

Reusable Eco Friendly Products For The Home

By |2019-02-26T18:14:29+00:00February 28th, 2019|Hand Printed Linen, Made In Cornwall, Helen Round, Linen, Eco Collection|

Reusable Eco Friendly Products For The Home In an effort to become a zero waste business, we have put out heads, sewing machines and scissors together and developed this wonderful new range of reusable ECO friendly products for the home. Designed with our earth in mind and using a combination of sustainable, soft bamboo [...]

Creativity In Cornwall

By |2019-02-19T13:23:31+00:00February 17th, 2019|Made In Cornwall, Rame Head, Visit The Shop At Mount Edgcumbe|

Creativity In Cornwall As well as our beautiful beaches, great restaurants, clotted cream and pasties, Cornwall is full of creatives! The County became a hub for the arts in the nineteenth century and the area now has an inherent tradition of artists. Think St Ives, with its amazing light, its big skies and once home [...]

Masala Chai – a recipe from Rajasthan

By |2019-02-04T16:57:08+00:00February 10th, 2019|Around The World|

Chai, Chai, Chai! I recently returned from an amazing holiday in Rajasthan. A holiday full of beautiful textiles, wonderful architecture, mad and crazy cities, bustling bazaars and tea! Everywhere you go in India, you'll find people drinking tea! It's the most delicious, hot, spicy chai made with milk, a little water [...]