Entries by Jo Purtill

Shaker Cloakroom

Shaker style is defined by simplicity in design. This non-fussy look is extremely popular for kitchens, cloakrooms or utility areas. This is down to these areas needing to be functional above anything else. With this design style in mind we have introduced our own range of hand-made Shaker style peg hooks – now available in […]

Mix It Up

Did you know that Annie Sloan Chalk Paint is easily mixed? You can mix any of her wonderful 33 colours to make your own colour. It’s easy! Experiment by mixing small amounts with your fingers or a small brush first. Remember to write your ratios down so that you can re-mix when needing larger quantities. […]

Knobs, Knobs, Knobs!

Purchasing some Chalk Paint by Annie Sloan from us? Grab some knobs while you are about it! On most items of furniture you can remove existing hardware very easily. This gives you the opportunity to choose your own knobs, pulls or handles to complement your piece, colour & style. Why be boring? A clever change […]

Location Location Location

I am always surprised when Leicester folk haven’t heard of Loseby Lane. What!? What amazes me is that they know High Street, the Clock Tower is a landmark, they are even easily directed from Highcross; all literally minutes away on foot – yet alas, when I say our actual address the  response I often get […]

Sprucing Up No. 10

Right so blue plastic wasn’t the ideal frontage I had in mind but with over 1,200 square feet of space and positioned on one of the prettiest shopping streets in Leicester, we could get over that!