Latest news, ideas and inspiration...

Vintage Enamel

Vintage Enamel

by Claire, October 30th, 2013 in Vintage Inspiration

Vintage enamel is perfect for adding a classic French country feel to your kitchen, bathroom or garden. Read more »

Lavender in Vintage Flower Buckets

Lavender in Vintage Flower Buckets

by Claire, October 16th, 2013 in Shabby Chic Planting

On the hunt for an unusual wedding present for some friends recently, I planted up some lavender into our gorgeous vintage zinc flower buckets. Read more »

Upcycled Vintage Shutter

Upcycled Vintage Shutter

by Claire, June 26th, 2013 in Country Crafts, Green & Eco Living, Vintage Inspiration

Having scoured the internet for a business card holder and found nothing inspiring I decided to have a go at upcycling an old French shutter. Read more »

Kiftsgate Court on Fathers Day

Kiftsgate Court on Fathers Day

by , June 18th, 2013 in In the Garden, News, Vintage Inspiration

Situated next door to the National Trust gardens at Hidecote, Kiftsgate has some really creative planting on a steep embankment, as well as some lovely rose borders and terraces around the main house. Read more »

Be Nice to Nettles

Be Nice to Nettles

by Claire, May 20th, 2013 in In the Garden, News - 1 comment

This week is 'National be Nice to Nettles Week' and as a keen wildlife gardener I was interested to read just how important the nettle patch is to a huge variety of species. Read more »

March of the Beekeepers

March of the Beekeepers

by Claire, April 25th, 2013 in Green & Eco Living, News

On Friday 26th April beekeepers and members of the public will march in Parliament Square to urge the government to save our bees and support the EU ban on bee killing pesticides. Read more »

91 Magazine

91 Magazine

by Claire, April 22nd, 2013 in Country Crafts, Vintage Inspiration

Don't miss the latest edition of 91 Magazine, a fab online publication for anyone who loves vintage, crafts and interiors. Read more »

Vintage Wheelbarrows coming soon....

Vintage Wheelbarrows coming soon….

by Claire, April 2nd, 2013 in News

A selection of beautiful vintage wheelbarrows have just arrived at the Mabel & Rose workshop Read more »

Our new rusted iron range

Our new rusted iron range

by Dan, November 15th, 2011 in Country Crafts, News

We're really excited about our new range of rusted iron plant supports and pot holders made in partnership with a local Blacksmith. Read more »

French Brocante Finds

French Brocante Finds

by Claire, October 20th, 2011 in News, Vintage Inspiration

Some snaps from our recent trip to France... Read more »

« PreviousNext »