Every year, retailers and journalists attempt to reinvent Christmas celebrations, trying to persuade us that avocado is the new Christmas turkey or that we should decorate our trees entirely with black feathers. These are the trends our customers are embracing this year. Spoiler alert […]
It’s Christmas Eve so the Christmas Barns are closed and the farm seems very quiet after the hustle and bustle of the past few weeks. Today we’ll cut down a Christmas tree and gather holly and ivy to decorate the house before we relax with a glass or two of Sloe Gin. Phew. Have a … Continue reading Happy Christmas
Find a pair of secateurs and take a walk outside to gather foliage, berries, seed heads, fir cones and branches bring them inside to create a stylish, natural Christmas home.
As we hurtle towards the end of the year (how did that happen?) here are some things you might like to do in December. MAKE SPACE As we rush through December, we often need to make space: to accommodate guests or hide gifts, for extra food or to display Christmas decorations. This makes December a … Continue reading THINGS TO DO IN DECEMBER
I love making paper decorations for Christmas. Perhaps it’s a nostalgic hark back to times when things were simpler or maybe a desire to replace some of the plastic tawdriness with old-fashioned paper and string but with a few sheets of paper, it’s easy to make decorations to hang throughout the house. We’ve noticed … Continue reading Making Paper Decorations for Christmas
Christmas 2018 is going to be bright and cheerful with pops of bright colour and layers of comfort. Here are our top four Must Have trends for Christmas 2018. ADDING WINTER LAYERS One of our favourite trends for Christmas 2018 is Adding Winter Layers. Through November, start to add a little decoration in your … Continue reading Must Have Christmas Trends 2018