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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

Seeking High And Low For Inspiration At Gardeners’ World Live

Seeking High And Low For Inspiration At Gardeners’ World Live – two very different spaces, both with great results

“The benches are quite distinctive. A lot of people said it must be the High Line before reading the sign,” says Lucy Bravington, designer of the Design It Garden at this years Gardeners’ World Live.

Lucy Bravington’s High Line-inspired offering at BBC Gardener’s World Live 2019

Shows arrive thick and fast at this time of year, and GW Live has come hot on the heels of RHS Chatsworth. This features the APL Avenue, with five designs chosen from members, aims to show visitors the quality and variety that can be achieved in a small space by engaging a professional landscaper. The Design It garden was distinctive in more ways than one: Lucy not only won the highest award of Platinum for her design, but Design It Landscapes also garnered Best Construction and a golden spade from Niwaki. 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

Grey Turns Silver-Gilt At RHS Malvern 2019 For Gaby Pill

Grey Turns Silver-Gilt At RHS Malvern 2019 For Gaby Pill – read more about Gaby’s garden at this year’s show

RHS Malvern Spring Festival opened today and, for the second year, Jamie Butterworth’s initiative, Green Living Spaces, will be giving ideas on how to create a garden retreat in a small space.

Gaby’s created a stunning contemporary feel with her clever design

One of the four designers in the category, Gabriella Pill has designed her very first show garden, having graduated from KLC only last year. “It’s been very stressful!” she says. “Now it’s all over I can enjoy the build-up, if you see what I mean, but not while it was happening!” read more