Tuesday, 20 April, 2021


Lujo Launches Special Edition ‘Tropicalia’ Hammock Series For Summer

Furniture design company Lujo has launched an exclusive range of special edition ‘Tropicalia’ hammocks and free-standing hammock sets to take us into summer. This latest offering utilizes the stunning Tropicalia fabrics, the result of an exciting collaboration between Mokum Textiles and acclaimed Australian set and costume designer Catherine Martin. These hand-painted tropical-inspired prints are transferred to outdoor-ready solution-dyed polyester canvas, produced exclusively in Italy. ... Read More »

Summer Festivals In The Garden

With challenging times also come numerous opportunities to get creative and make memories you are sure to cherish forever. As festival season is fast approaching, and we are lucky enough to have sun-soaked afternoons, now is the time to plan your Summer festival in the garden.  To set the festival feeling lighting is essential, and it is the perfect excuse ... Read More »

How To Create The Holiday Feeling At Home

Dreaming of a holiday?  The ideal break might be just for a weekend, or even a couple of weeks, but how do you create that gorgeous vacation feeling for yourself?  Getting creative with your own outdoor space will last right through the summer and beyond…  Once you’ve set up your relaxation area or dining spot, having a twinkling warm white ... Read More »

Stay At Home, Grow Your Own

With more time on your hands and the weather improving, why not put your efforts into creating a kitchen garden? Growing your own fruit and vegetables is one of the most effective ways to reduce your environmental impact and live a healthy and sustainable lifestyle, and in these unprecedented times, the thought has never been so appealing – or achievable! ... Read More »

Davey Lighting: Outdoor Lighting

Offering original archive designs of unmatched quality and authenticity, heritage manufacturer Davey is an unparalleled source of unprocessed, characterful lighting with a story to tell.​ Founded in the shipyards of nineteenth century London, Davey’s faithful back catalogue is combined with sensitive new additions introduced by the Original BTC Group following its acquisition in 2010. ​ Produced in-house from the finest ... Read More »

Dryness And Decline Of Insects – Birds Need Our Help

The drought continues in many regions. Not only agriculture, also the allotment gardener is waiting eagerly for rain. In addition to plants and trees, birds are also affected by the lack of water. Insect mortality does the rest. Especially in the breeding season of the young birds, the nutrient requirement is particularly high; birds need our help.    (See also ... Read More »

Leaded Windows: Not Just For Period Properties!

When it comes to period properties, leaded windows are still one of the most popular choices. But they are not just confined to older houses; this specialist window can look very stylish on contemporary properties too. Evolution has incorporated the latest in technology to create uPVC timber-alternative leaded windows that are highly energy efficient and virtually maintenance free. Diamond or ... Read More »

Tom Raffield Is A Leading Light At RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2020

Tom Raffield brings spiralling steam bent ‘Full Circle Garden Stand’ with thought-provoking woodland regeneration planting scheme to Chelsea Flower Show’s Main Avenue, whilst shining a light on the importance of reducing the human impact on the planet through caring for nature, sustainable design practises and promoting a conscious lifestyle. Returning to this years’ prestigious RHS Chelsea Flower Show with two ... Read More »

Exciting New Pieces Added To The Jo Alexander Concrete Range

Jo Alexander, a successful garden & home furniture company based in Knapwell on the outskirts of Cambridge, have unveiled their new range of concrete garden furniture. Three years on from the successful launch of the first concrete table, The Roma, they have created more items following growing demand for the distinctive pieces. “We are so excited to be extending our ... Read More »