£16.50These adorable handmade wooden beach hut storage boxes are perfect for storing a wide range of things from cotton wool in the bathroom to garden twine in the potting shed. They also make lovely pencil and bits & bobs boxes for children's bedrooms.
Simply made with wood, nails and paint
Dimensions: approximately 7.5 x 6 x 5 inches
A stunning mosaic house name plaque will complement any home. Made from Italian mosaic glass tiles, with waterproof grout and paint they will look lovely for years to come. A truly inspiring new home present or anniversary gift for a special couple. Comes ion two colour combinations: Blue/White & Green/Grey.
They come with hooks to fix. Please expect two weeks till your order arrives.
Dimensions: approximately 14 x 7 inches. This size accommodates most names but if we can't make it fit comfortably we will send you a quote or refund.
Note: when ordering please tell us the name you want in the'Notes & Special requests' box on the Shopping Cart page.
This product is shipped directly from the supplier. The price includes delivery.
These stunning mosaic house numbers will complement any home. Made from Italian mosaic glass tiles, with waterproof grout and paint they will look lovely for years to come. A truly inspiring and affordable new home present or anniversary gift for a special couple. They come with hooks to fix.
There is a choice of blue or red with a black border, both on a white background, or green on a cream background.
Dimensions: approximately 3 x 5.5 inches
Please expect two weeks for your order to arrive.
Note: when ordering please tell us which numbers you want in the'Notes & Special requests' box on the Shopping Cart page.
£31.00Designer nesting boxes for birds make great garden accessories.
Inspired by real buildings around the world, these beautiful birdhouses are fully functional! Hand crafted of exterior grade ply-wood, kiln-dried hardwood and western red cedar or pine shingles for the roof, and finished with non-toxic water based paint. The more expensive houses have more detail. A special gift for garden and bird lovers.
We have 8 lovely designs to choose from
Bee Hotels, sometimes called bee houses or insect houses, provide an array of suitable nesting places for solitary bees, such as Mason or Leafcutter bees. These bees are non aggressive and excellent for pollinating in the garden, helping to increase fruit yields.
The strong roof and solid timber construction also give excellent insulation for over wintering Ladybirds and Lacewings.
Our bee hotels come in single, double or three tier and in 3 natural colours. An information leaflet is included on how to site and look after the bee hotel. Unusual gifts for anyone who loves their garden or wildlife.
Note: these products are shipped directly from the supplier. The price quoted includes delivery.
A simple balcony or windowbox is all you need to grow fresh fruit and vegetables. In this book The Edible Balcony you will discover how plants and edibles can be squeezed into whatever space is available, with gorgeous profusion. Everywhere is a potential grow zone – herbs climbing up walls, salads escaping from recycled guttering, or beans and tomatoes supported by an old hat stand. Packed with detailed planting and growing advice, plus information on how to make a self-watering container and cope with pests and diseases, the Edible Balcony book makes a delightful and different house-warming or wedding present for young couples.
These decorative but totally practical bird-feeders come with a heavy-duty nylon cord and are constructed from exterior grade ply-board, Polynesian details and an outdoor, water-based, non-toxic paint. Slide up the roof to fill it with the seed. These garden bird feeders make delightful house warming presents.
When ordering the Little Wren please select whether you'd like the blue or white default colour in the additional comments area.
Note: these products are delivered directly from the supplier. The price includes delivery.
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The Food of Love: A Taste of Shakespeare in Four Season is a unique combination of modern Elizabethan recipes, literature and food history. In Shakespeare's plays and poems there are no less than 2,000 culinary references. In this beautifully illustrated hardback book you will find a delicious selection of Elizabethan recipes adapted and updated for the contemporary kitchen, from 16th Century English cookery books and recipe collections, together with anecdotes and explanations from the Bard's plays. Arranged by season, each section describes the celebrations and associated dishes, including some interesting original instructions! 'To Crimp a cod....take your cod whilst alive and cut it in slices'. Well maybe not...
A great gift for lovers of cookery, food history, literature or just lovely books!
Kate says:'This is a book of recipes, not a how-to-cook book. Some knowledge of basic cooking techniques is useful. I have successfully cooked a number of delicous dishes!'
Carters novelty teapots are hand made and hand painted in England using methods little changed in 250 years. These teapots are great fun and also fully functional! Yes you can use them to make a pot of tea for two! Highly desirable to teapot collectors but also just great presents for friends or loved ones, they make inspired gifts for couples.
Please also see our collection of one cup teapots
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Modelled on a traditional village pub this Red Lion birdhouse or nesting box is decorative AND fully functional. Hand crafted with exterior-grade ply wood, kiln dry hardwood and finished with non-toxic paint. A special gift for gardeners and bird lovers.
Dimensions: 28.5cm (H) x 18.5 (W) x 25cm (D)
Spirit or Witch balls were used to ward off evil spirits. Folk lore has it that the evil spirits would be enticed by the bright colours. The glass strands inside the ball (diameter 15cm) would then capture the spirit and prevent it from escaping. Whatever you believe these lovely hanging balls will sparkle if hung near a window. Great house warming presents! Each as unique as the friend who gives.
See also our smaller Witch Balls
Since the 17th century, glass blowers in eastern Europe made balls at the end of the day to utilize the glass remaining in the furnace. Given as gifts, these hand-blown glass balls (diameter 10cm) have traditionally been known as a symbol of friendship and good luck. Hung in the light, these beautiful Friendship Balls will sparkle. Each is as unique as the friend who gives it!
See also our Large Friendship Balls
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These hand blown glass diffusers combine a beautiful unique work of art with lovely fresh smells for the home. A delightful surprising present! 3 lovely colours to choose from each with their own scent.
Beautifullly packaged with
Mouth-blown glass globe 120mm diameter
200 ml bottle of fragrance oil
Set of reeds
Decorative silver cap
Plastic funnel for ease of filling
Note: the oil is flammable and should be kept away from naked flames
Legend suggests that Witch balls were used for protection against evil spells, sickness and ill fortune. Whatever you believe these lovely hand blown 10cm balls can be hung anywhere: a window, porch or even the garden. Great house warming presents!
See also our larger Spirit Balls
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