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Shepherd’s huts that are inspired

Ahead of the release of the upcoming film version of Far From the Madding Crowd, an old shepherd’s hut belonging to a man who inspired one of the novel’s characters has been painstakingly restored. Stumbled upon by museum curator Davina Morris, who found it lying abandoned and rotting in a hedge while walking along a public footpath, the shepherd’s hut was painstakingly restored over a period of ten years and has gained a new lease on life.

A Beginner’s Guide to Anodising

Treatments applied to the surface after a product is cast or assembled can radically alter its properties. This […]

What is in the Bureau?

One of things I have always wanted is a Bureau. This is a large writing desk that you […]

Bay window and the benefits

Bay windows are incredibly desirable in a home. It’s not just the elegant appearance that makes bay windows […]

Summertime in your Garden

With British summertime coming year after year, we all love throwing open our doors and windows and enjoying […]