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Small Summer Gardens

February 23rd, 2018 in

I've been eagerly awaiting my copy of Emma Hardy's latest book 'Small Summer Gardens' published this month - full of beautifully photographed small garden projects and lots of inspiration - I wasn't disappointed when it landed on my doormat. Read more »

Vintage Prop Hire - Mabel & Rose

Wedding Open Day at Cogges Manor Farm

October 17th, 2016 in News

Our vintage & rustic props looked completely at home at Cogges Farm on Sunday Read more »

Mabel & Rose - Vintage Garden & Home

Now’s the time to plant spring bulbs

October 20th, 2015 in In the Garden, Shabby Chic Planting, Vintage Inspiration

Spring bulbs make a wonderful display in vintage containers and now's the time to get planting.... Read more »

Vintage Bottle Crate - Mabel & Rose

Wedding Season

August 25th, 2015 in News, Vintage Inspiration - 1 comment

One of our old wooden bottle crates filled with vintage bottles and beautiful blooms Read more »

Babes enjoy a Vintage Tin Bath!

March 25th, 2015 in

Our vintage bathtubs are ideal for baby photoshoots Read more »

Vintage Copper

March 25th, 2015 in Vintage Inspiration

Copper has been enjoying something of a resurgence in the world of interiors and garden design recently, which isn't surprising given how versatile it can be... Read more »

DIY Handmade Plant Markers

DIY Handmade Plant Markers

December 10th, 2014 in In the Garden

Every gardener needs plant markers and there are some lovely ideas out there so here's a little round up of my favourites. Read more »

Vintage Christmas Tree Containers

December 2nd, 2014 in

Love Christmas with a vintage twist? Finding the perfect vintage container for your tree is a good place to start. Read more »

Women's Farm & Garden Association

Women’s Farm & Garden Association

November 5th, 2014 in In the Garden

The WFGA provide great horticultural training opportunities including the brilliant 'Work and Retrain as a Gardener Scheme' WRAGS. Read more »

And then it was Autumn…

October 13th, 2014 in In the Garden, Vintage Inspiration

"I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers." L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables Read more »

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