Every Quercus bed is beautifully handcrafted in Nottinghamshire using traditional methods and materials. Our craftsmen only ever handpick the finest light character grade oak, which is at least 150-200 years old. Each Quercus bed is handmade to order and comes with free delivery and installation, as well as a 10 year guarantee. All Quercus beds, including sleigh beds and four poster beds are available up to 8ft wide. A made to measure service is also available.
The Cake Nest is a family-run bakery that
hand-makes all its own original, delicious treats
and delivers them directly to your loved ones.
A weekly or monthly Cake Slice Club gift is
perfect for someone special, with indulgent
cake slices baked to fit perfectly through their
letterbox. Enter the code HANDA10 at the
checkout to receive a 10% discount.
Designer Sofas 4U manufacture and sell the largest collection of Chesterfield furniture in the UK, alongside other high quality furniture for the modern or contemporary home.
Each piece of Chesterfield furniture is handmade to order by skilled craftsmen, who utilize traditional techniques to produce the highest quality furniture possible.
Designer Sofas 4U have worked with Toni and Guy, ITV Productions and NatWest Bank, amongst many other well-known brands, and securing this certificate is the next step in becoming an internationally known furniture retailer.
The new Travel Kadai is the perfect present
– a fabulous portable Firebowl BBQ in one.
Complete with stand, grills, tongs and
duffle bag price at £98. Ideal for trips to the
beach, camping or family outings. Add the
Kadai Cookware Set including skewers, lid
and grill tray to receive a FREE leather
glove price £149. Be inspired…
Since opening nearly 11 years ago, Drakes has redefined the standards for boutique hotels in Brighton and beyond. They continue to receive accolades for stylish design, exemplary customer service and consistent high quality in the hotel as well as their impeccable fine dining restaurant. Drakes is situated along Brighton’s illustrious Royal Mile, providing some of the most stunning views of the Brighton Pier.
Cowslip is set on a farm overlooking Launceston, offering top quality classes in traditional crafts including willow, furniture painting, dressmaking and extensive quiltmaking/ textile from pieced to free embroidery run by serious quilters/fabricaholics.... We have a small shop specialising in top quality printed fabrics and linens, buttons, china, quilt patterns designed by JO, everything to make you happy!!! A café serving locally produced food, you are assured of a warm welcome, meet new friends learn a new skill and develop it your own way.
Located on the edge of the North York Moors, The Black Swan Hotel boasts a history like no other. Comprising of three houses – the black and white Tudor house, the Georgian house, and the Elizabethan house – the hotel has, for centuries, been extended to make it the popular go-to place to refuel, recover and relax you’ll find today. This destination hotel is also perfect for foodies, with its fine dining restaurant and an award-winning Tearoom.
Ella James is an online boutique featuring
elegant home accessories, seasonal
decorations and gifts for children. The
perfect place to source special pieces for
your home this Christmas and find
gorgeous gifts for family and friends. Use
the code H&A15 to receive a 15%
discount at the checkout.
Assington Mill, set in beautiful Suffolk countryside between Colchester and Sudbury, offers over 55 different short 1-3 day courses, mainly on rural skills and crafts, at very reasonable prices. Fees include home-made lunch, biscuits and cakes. Have a look at our website, www.assingtonmill.com, for full details. We can also send you a gift voucher for whatever amount you want to give. This way, s/he can choose which course appeals.
Lilac barn is a studio situated in the heart of the Somerset levels. It offers courses in upholstery, still life oil painting, soft furnishings, patchwork, quilting and furniture painting. The classes for beginners and improvers are both fun and informative and a very high standard of work is achieved by all students with the expert tuition on offer. Easy access from M5 Further details on website www.lilacbarn.co.uk
Focus on the Past is a small antiques centre in Clifton village, Bristol on two floors with 14 dealers selling affordable antiques,furniture and collectables from traditional to quirky, classic to kitsch. Stock includes antique, pine and painted furniture, kitchenalia, beds, silver, china, jewellery,advertising and packaging and retro.
For more than four generations, family-run business Ellis Furniture has been a proud British manufacturer of made-to-order, hand crafted and contemporary furniture. Passionate about quality; the 1891 collection of real wood bathroom furniture follows its philosophy and is hand-painted in a 20,000sq ft factory in West Yorkshire by skilled craftsmen. Perfect for creating a traditional setting with a modern twist; the on-trend range comes with a portfolio of 21 versatile colour ways and is guaranteed to create a personalised, statement bathroom.
Personalise an oilcloth apron as a deliciously practical gift. Pinnikity aprons are completely wipe clean including your personalised message, so they are a great choice for messy cooks. Available in a range of adult and children’s sizes and matching gift sets. Homes & Antiques readers can enjoy 15% discount off Pinnikity aprons when using the code ‘ANTIQUES15’
Jampot & Sunday is a London based maker of exceptional cashmere blankets. Manufactured and hand finished in the England by local craftsmen and women using traditional techniques, all our blankets are made from the finest Mongolian fibres and are loomed, woven and hand finished in Halifax, Yorkshire. The blankets are edged by hand with a sturdy blanket stitch and signed with our initials, J&S, a symbol of our enduring commitment to quality. We think these are the softest, lightest and warmest blankets you will ever own.
We have been making, designing and restoring rocking horses since 1976, based just outside of York we offer courses for people of all abilities, whether a regular woodworker or never carved before, these courses offer something for everyone, nobody fails.
We run three different courses, carving a rocking horse head, carving a mini rocking horse & carving and making a chair horse. All our courses are supported by excellent plans, timber packs and high quality accessories.
Stitching is a fulfilling and creative hobby and Beth Russell has designed
over 90 high quality needlepoint kits ranging from rugs to miniatures.
Inspired by William Morris, the Arts and Crafts Movement and her own
exquisite collection of Victorian line drawings, there are designs for all
levels of needlepoint skill from beginners to experienced stitchers.
All the kits are printed in colour on high quality Zweigart canvas and
supplied with gold-eyed needles and traditional Appleton wools.
Beth has just launched her updated website to show the full
range online. With easy navigation, fabulous new images and a secure
shopping basket, it is sure to inspire! A catalogue is also available.
The Antiques Dealers Fair Limited is staging 5 boutique-style antiques events across the country throughout 2015 with the new addition of The Petworth Park Antiques & Fine Art Fair in West Sussex from 8 - 10 May. Set up in 2003 by Ingrid Nilson, these events are now important fixtures on the quality fairs circuit. For more information go to www.adfl.co.uk
High performance open fires in period or contemporary styles. Feel the heat, hear the crackle and see the flames with a unique Camelot open fire for your thatched cottage, farm house, barn conversion, period home or self build project. Eliminate smoke problems with a Thermovent open fire also. Made to order featuring canopies, grates and dog irons using steel, cast iron, copper or brass for clients all over the UK following a design survey visit. Prices start from £2750.
The Eastbourne Antiques Centre situated at 210 Terminus Road Eastbourne has just celebrated its 2nd year of successful of trading. The centre is home to an excellent selection of antiques and collectables having 47 cabinets which are serviced by very experienced dealers and also by the centres owner Mr Paul Klein and his wife Bianca. Paul, who has been involved in antiques for over 40 years, has his own spectacular collection of antiques and also deals in fine jewellery, silver and gem stones.
A former country residence and the wartime officers’ mess of the 617 ‘Dam Busters’ Squadron, the three-star hotel, boasting delicious food and great service in a 30-acre setting, makes an ideal base for exploring Lincolnshire. Visit the historic city of Lincoln, discover scenic country walks, or test your handicap on the championship courses of Woodhall Spa Golf Club. Midweek special offers available Sunday to Thursday.
Learn to paint with Oils using the Wet on Wet technique. Here in the Cotswolds Karen Underwood teaches the Gary Jenkins wet on wet technique. Karen is a Jenkins Certified Teacher. Her mentors are Gary & Kathwren Jenkins. the Jenkins Wet on wet technique is suitable for the novice hobbyist as well as for the experienced artist wanting to learn this exciting technique. I am sure you will agree this is a vibrant exciting painting technique to learn!
Karen holds classes in her studio. Classes can be booked through Karen’s website, she also sells Jenkins Books, brushes and paints.
Based in Manchester and exporting across the globe, Castrads manufactures the highest calibre of cast iron radiators. Suppliers of heating systems to Claridge's Hotel, Carnegie Hall and Westminster Abbey as well as tens of thousands of properties across the UK. Custom built radiators at off the shelf prices. View the complete range online or at one of four showrooms across the country (London, Manchester, Frome and Rugby).
This new Uradale Bear is made from
organic Shetland wool, coloured with
natural vegetable dyes and has full
traceability back to the individual field on
Uradale Croft, on which it was grown.
Available in six heritage colours with
hand-knitted scarves or shawls.
Come and experience our embroidery courses throughout the year at Hampton Court Palace and on regular dates in Exeter, Bristol, Rugby, Durham and Glasgow. Learn traditional hand embroidery techniques in our small friendly classes with expert tuition. Enjoy meeting like-minded people. Everyone welcome; introductory courses for beginners and advanced classes to develop existing skills.
Set over two floors, The Old Pill Factory is not to be missed! We specialise in furniture, glass, linens, jewellery, toys, vintage clothes, ceramics, and garden pieces.
Located in the vibrant market town of Witney, we are a group of like minded antiques dealers who are passionate about breathing new life into antiques and vintage home ware. We promise to bring you individual, beautiful and functional vintage pieces at really affordable prices.
Our delivery service can reach you anywhere in the world!