Wow – what a summer! According to the Met Office, summer 2018 could rank as one of the 10 hottest summers on record. We can believe that!
Our pretty roof terrace at the Kings Road showroom is home to Manutti’s Zendo corner garden sofa – and it’s been receiving plenty of visits! We lost it for a few days however as the garden design team behind a Show Garden at the recent RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show asked if they could borrow it. We were delighted and, guess what, the garden won a Gold Award!
Easter has been and gone… is summer on its way? We hope so. It’s definitely the time to think about outdoor garden furniture and making the most of the warmer, lighter days. Our contemporary garden furniture is hand-chosen by us and made in Europe. We work with the very best names in the business; family run companies who have been making garden furniture for a long time. Their designs are created by named and award-winning designers, with an expert knowledge about construction and materials that can’t be beaten.
Well, aren’t you just loving the sunshine today. Blue skies, a hint of bird song… wow… steady, we’re feeling almost spring like!
So what better time than now to introduce our brand new 2017 outdoor garden furniture collections from specialists Manutti,Tribù, Point and Missoni Home!
Manutti is the the award-winning, luxury go to brand for superyachts, Hollywood villas and chic townhouses, and headlining its new line-up is San by French designer Lionel Doyen. Lionel previewed his wonderful new design with us during the London Design Festival last September.
So, how’s your garden looking? In need of a little TLC like ours? For inspiration, there are lots of garden shows in the pipeline, including our neighbours the Chelsea Flower Show 19-23rd May, so book your tickets now. Or if you don’t manage a trip to Chelsea, the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show is also a good visit and (dare we say it) not quite as frenzied – 30 June-5th July.
We’re sadly not plant experts but we are experts in outdoor furniture, partnering with some of the top, outdoor furniture specialists in Europe, with some fantastic designs for spring/summer this year. No one takes bets on what our summer weather will be like, and even the experts at the UK Met Office don’t seem to chance a forecast more than 30 days ahead! Manutti, Belgian experts in luxury outdoor furniture, and Point, Spanish specialists, just don’t care what it’s like! Bring it on! Both brands invest heavily in research and technology to create some of the most stylish, weatherproof outdoor furniture in the world. Continue reading “‘A list’ outdoor furniture for spring/summer 2015”