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Fall In Love With Our 900x600mm Porcelain Range

A market first; Fall In Love With Our 900x600mm Porcelain Range

When we announced the arrival of our larger format Porcelain range here in February, it was Valentine’s Day. We’d like to say this date was deliberate – because it really hasn’t taken long for people to fall in love with it.

Centre-stage on Main Avenue – Kate Gould makes the most of our Florence Grey Porcelain at RHS Chelsea 2019

We can’t say that we’re overly surprised. Gorgeous-looking, easy to live with: don’t you just want to invite them to dinner and run your fingers over their tempting texture…? Oh, all right, perhaps we’re taking the analogy a little too far, so we’ll just say that 900x600mm slabs pack a punch, size-wise, while remaining manageable when handling. read more

It Takes Two – Landscape Artisan Becomes Our 1000th Landscape Specialist

It Takes Two – Landscape Artisan Becomes Our 1000th Landscape Specialist – London Stone’s Landscape Specialist Scheme recently celebrated it’s 1,000th member

London Stone’s Landscape Specialist Scheme has just hit the grand age of two and a half, but there are no toddler tantrums involved. Far from it, as we welcome Landscape Artisan as our 1000th member.

Landscape Artisan and London Stone celebrate 1000 Landscape Specialist Members, June 2019

Joss and Rebecca Durham have an admirable number of years of landscaping experience between them. “It was my fault,” says Joss. “I worked for a landscaper many years ago and really enjoyed it, so I embarked on a part-time course at Merrist Wood.” read more

Materially Raising The Profile Of Greenfingers At RHS Chelsea

Materially Raising The Profile Of Greenfingers At RHS Chelsea – learn more about this wonderful charity’s show garden

“In terms of PR, we were inundated,” says Greenfingers’ Director of Fundraising and Communications, Linda Petrons. “We had a really good response. Hopefully Greenfingers is now recognised as a national charity.”

The Greenfingers Charity Garden, RHS Chelsea 2019

This was Greenfingers’ first garden at RHS Chelsea, made possible by the generosity of a private donor, and, as one of Greenfingers’ charity partners, we were excited to contribute. read more

Classic Celebrations At RHS Chelsea 2019

Classic Celebrations At RHS Chelsea 2019 – read more about our involvement with this year’s show, and learn a little more about the materials we have on display at this year’s show.

You know a garden at RHS Chelsea is particularly special when, on the opening day, the BBC spend considerably more time interviewing the designer than expected. Schedules were thrown out left and right as the cameras roamed the Greenfingers Garden upstairs and down.

The Greenfingers Garden it it’s luscious green glory, RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 read more

A Busy Year For Our Charity Partners Greenfingers And Perennial

A Busy Year For Our Charity Partners Greenfingers And Perennial – we take a look at what our charity partners have been up to in 2018, as well as a look forward to what 2019 has in store.

As Christmas approaches, it’s time to check in with Greenfingers and Perennial, the two charities we at London Stone support through our Landscaper Specialist Scheme.

Greenfingers’ garden Andy’s at St Andrew’s Hospice, Grimsby, has been transformed from a grassy area with hedging and borders unsuitable for wheelchair access to a pirate-themed multi-sensory experience. Picture courtesy of Greenfingers. read more