What exactly is a galantophile?

Clue: Galantophiles come into their own at this time of year.  Coming from all quarters of the globe, they may be identified by their specialist walking sticks with tiny mirrors fixed to their tip.  Willing to spend upwards of £300…

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Heavenly Hellebores

As I look out of my office window, the sun hits the patio with its cast aluminium garden furniture glistening in the sun.  Just beyond the paving area is a huge flower bed resplendent with all sorts of varieties of…

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Festive Bouquets & Floral Displays

Festive Bouquets & Floral Displays A Christmas festive bouquet can really set off your interior decorating scheme – but winter floral displays are not limited to the festive season.  A fabulous floral arrangement will bring cheer to the home at…

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Jobs For July

Jobs for July  It’s not all yummy barbecues and romantic candle lit dinners round the patio table this month.  There’s still a fair bit of work in the garden and if you are quick, you can get through the task…

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This is what we do!

This is what we do! In the 18th century, during the industrial revolution, metal garden furniture was used in the English garden. At that time, chairs and tables were cast iron until in the 1950s when aluminum became available and began…

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