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Launching our Chelsea Flower Show inspired 'Ultimate Gardening Kit'!

Launching our Chelsea Flower Show inspired 'Ultimate Gardening Kit'!

RHS Chelsea Flower Show is the world’s greatest flower show – with its stunning garden and flower displays never failing to inspire, spark conver...
If DIY is part of your dad's DNA...

If DIY is part of your dad's DNA...

If… DIY is part of your dad’s DNA, plants and gardening are you Pa’s preference, or your father likes to fix or restore things like cars and motor...
It 'May' be the perfect birthday month, but what's the best birthday gift?

It 'May' be the perfect birthday month, but what's the best birthday gift?

We reckon we’re both quite lucky to have our birthdays in May. Mine at the beginning of the month and Edd’s at the end. Both around bank holidays –...
Sneeboer trowels… explained…

Sneeboer trowels… explained…

We currently sell six different Sneeboer Trowels (not quite a tongue twister, if only we sold them on the seashore): Sneeboer Old Style Dutch Tr...
Introducing the Homi - our NEW Korean Hand Hoe!

Introducing the Homi - our NEW Korean Hand Hoe!

Ever since we became a bit obsessed with the Japanese Hori-Hori garden knife, we’ve been thinking ‘what other tools are we missing out on?’. Tools...
An ingenious solution for sustainable children's birthday or Christening gifts

An ingenious solution for sustainable children's birthday or Christening gifts

Money boxes are, perhaps, becoming one of the most outdated Christening or naming day gifts you could buy. Thanks to technology and expedited by C...
Dandelions – a gardener's worst enemy?

Dandelions – a gardener's worst enemy?

We don’t take part in ‘no mow May’ – not because we are precious about our lawn in any way, but because we have some areas in the garden that we j...
Buy Once, Buy Well.. from the oldest scissor-makers in the Western world

Buy Once, Buy Well.. from the oldest scissor-makers in the Western world

Which ‘made in England’ hand tool company is used by, and therefore bizarrely unites, the disparate worlds of Saville Row tailors, the Ministry of...
Three times the choice for Sneeboer Old Dutch Style Planting Trowel fans!

Three times the choice for Sneeboer Old Dutch Style Planting Trowel fans!

Finally, there is now three times the choice for Sneeboer Old Dutch Style Planting Trowel fans.  We've been waiting awhile for Sneeboer's l...
Our latest project... Skatewood Hori-Hori's!

Our latest project... Skatewood Hori-Hori's!

A while back, in February, we said that Skatewood is our material of choice at the moment. We mentioned that we'd be announcing a few new projects...
Celebrating 10 ‘made in England’ tools on St. George’s Day

Celebrating 10 ‘made in England’ tools on St. George’s Day

St. George’s Day, when we celebrate all things English, is actually named after a guy who wasn’t English, hadn’t ever visited England and, arguabl...
Pack it in...

Pack it in...

We spend a surprising amount of time thinking about packaging.  Which isn’t quite what we envisaged when we sat down to discuss starting our own c...