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Who’s this tall, dark, handsome stranger…?

I’m starting a series of blogs about our furniture and the inspiration behind each piece. First up, the grand master of our dressers, The Casterbridge. He’s a fine fellow (I think of ‘him’ as male because of his handsome, friendly face and well-toned torso, complete with buttons on his shirt and breeches.) So, his name…taken [...]

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We heart our reloved chairs

I bought these gorgeous chairs with their folk-inspired heart backs a little while ago from an antique dealer, but the seats needed some love as they looked to have been refurbed about 50 years ago; basically sad and tired; but with a huge potential to be brought back to life. I’d been looking out for [...]

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A Victorian Kitchen

We’ve been commissioned to design and make a kitchen for a client in a Victorian freestanding style using only reclaimed materials. My dream job really.

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A matter of taste

Something that interests me greatly is taste or, in particular, personal preference.   I have a brother and sister and it’s a family joke that our tastes couldn’t be more different. My older sister lives in a beautiful 1930’s home, which they’ve renovated and modernised. My younger brother, on the flip side, has always lived [...]

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Our new website

Woah, what’s this gorgeous creature we see before us all dressed up in it’s best going out clothes? We hope you like our new look website, and the fact that you can now buy our furniture right here from the comfort of your own sofa. Shops are so last season!

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Preparing for winter

I heard on the news yesterday that we are in for a long, hard winter…What harder than the last hard ones we’ve had??

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Bye bye November

My morning walk up at Ashridge was really beautiful today. The winter sun is so low in the sky and is casting glorious golden shadows on the ground.

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