BURGON & BALL | NATIONAL TRUST | Hedge ShearsRegular price £45.00 £45.00
Here's a beautiful hedge shear in strong high-carbon steel from the National Trust for Burgon & Ball collection. These garden tools have been created to echo the style and quality of the garden tools of yesteryear, celebrating traditional manufacturing techniques. Their attention to design detail results in cutting tools that are sturdy and durable and make gardening easier for everyone.
This hedge shear has sharp scissor-action blades in strong high-carbon steel, ideal for making the precise, clean cuts that are optimal for plant health. The rubber bumper stops give cushioned shock absorption to reduce any hand and shoulder fatigue for the gardener. The steel ferrule ensures a secure connection to the FSC® ashwood handles, while an embossed plaque on one handle brings a touch of classic style.
Like all the National Trust tools, this hedge shear carries a ten year guarantee. By purchasing these tools, you are helping the National Trust look after special places forever, for everyone.
Made in Sheffield, UK.
Dimensions: Overall length 55cm, blade length 18cm.
Maximum width of handles when closed 18.5cm
Handles: FSC certified hardwood
Blades: high-carbon steel
PACSAFE | Venturesafe X Anti-Theft Sling Pack in BlackRegular price £87.00 Sale price £44.00 £44.00
For those who like to pack light but be prepared. This anti-theft sling pack has a centered strap and zippers that work easily left or right-handed. Multiple pockets to help you sort your essentials, plus Pacsafe’s best anti-theft features to protect your valuables.
Don't want to take your daypack but need to navigate urban and outdoor terrain with the same confidence and comfort as a backpack? The Pacsafe ultra-lightweight sling pack fits your day’s essentials in something that keeps things safely snug on your body, with extra-level lockable zips and a cut-resistant front panel.
Whether your walking to the cafe, catching a tram to work or zooming through those secret bike trails, Vibe has what you need for your next outdoor venture.
NEW BLUE COLOUR COMING SOON!
Not only do Pacsafe make the best anti-theft bags around, but they also take their marine turtle logo very seriously. Since 2014 the Pacsafe Turtle Fund has been working towards ridding oceans of dangerous plastic waste harmful to the turtle and other marine life.
Find out more about Pac Safe's founders, the outdoor-loving friends Magnus and Rob, as well as their commitment to zero virgin plastic manufacture by 2025.
SOPHIE CONRAN | Small Harvesting Basket in Buttermilk CreamRegular price £22.00 £22.00
This attractive hand-crafted wire basket is such a delight to use you'll feel like a real farm girl every time you head into your urban backyard. It’s perfect for harvesting tasty treats from the kitchen garden; it’s just the right size for your fresh cherry tomatoes, strawberries or smaller Lebanese cucumbers.
Chickens have become the new backyard attraction so this baby is just the thing for collecting eggs! Reward yourself with eggs daily and soothe your soul with your chickens' soft clucking. What’s not to love?
Sophie's Small Harvesting Basket is equally ideal for carrying cut flowers, as the open weave allows any water to simply drain through.
In the home, it adds a beautiful touch of contemporary, country chic. Ceate a charming rustic feel by featuring your egg basket in the kitchen, or make makes a delightful centrepiece into a floral arrangement.
The smooth Forest Security Certificate (FSC) certified beechwood handle is gently shaped to fit the hand, and the strong galvanized steel wire has a tough powder coating in this sumptuous buttermilk cream colour. A brass seal bearing the Sophie Conran for Burgon & Ball logo adds the finishing touch.
BESPOKE LETTERPRESS | 2022 Linen Bound Desktop Planner in StoneRegular price £31.00 Sale price £8.00 £8.00
Main Planner pages:
220 heavyweight internal pages. Offset printed. Hardbound in durable linen.
Heavyweight environmentally friendly,
chlorine-free, pure wood fibre paper in a lovely light ivory colour.
165 x 238mm
FORA STUDIOS | e-Gift CertificateRegular price £14.46 £14.46
An estimated $400 million was spent on 10 million unwanted gifts last Christmas in Australia, many of which were discarded and likely ended up in landfill.
Gift cards endure as a great solution. When you know your friend or family member loves nature, the garden, craft, and the outdoors, FORA can help you alleviate that "did I get the right present" anxiety and quell that Gift Card buying guilt.
Sustainability aside, some of us are just are not that organised so a Fora Gift Card will make a handy last-minute digital gift.
This beautiful design is thanks to Basia Stryjecka, of Little Valley Studio. Originally from a small town in Poland, Basia now calls Michigan in the US her home. Often inspired by the beauty of nature, she creates pieces that bring a sense of calm and wonderment to our everyday lives. With a strong interest in color, composition, and texture she loves to integrate her knowledge of design into her abstract works. Watercolor is Basia's preferred medium, allowing the pigment to guide her brush in creating calming yet playful paintings
BURGON & BALL | RHS Flora & Fauna Watering CanRegular price £27.00 £27.00
Let's face it. That trip to the stunning Kew Gardens or the Chelsea Garden Show is on hold for a while. This striking design is one of the many Royal Horticultural Society's RHS Gifts for Gardeners range which can help fill the void.
Features the Flora and Fauna artwork based on archival botanical illustrations from the RHS Lindley Library.
This watering can is durable and extremely lightweight with an elegant slender spout for targeted watering. It can also double as a vessel or vase for floral arrangements.
There's plenty of inspiration with an escape to the Kew Gardens website. Explore the world of plants and fungi from your sofa, Flora & Fauna watering can in hand, of course!
BURGON & BALL | Small Cactus VaseRegular price £12.00 £12.00
These quirky vases will bring character to the home - whether used as a vase or simply an ornament in its own right they will draw in your eye. Use them for a feature shelf with a bright pink flower to mimic the incredible blooming cacti in nature.
Made from durable stoneware and featuring a gorgeous green glazed finish.
18cm high x 7cm wide (max)
SOPHIE CONRAN | Greenhouse + Indoor Watering Can in ButtermilkRegular price £41.00 Sale price £28.00 £28.00
A sensational example of Burgon & Ball’s collaboration with Sophie Conran, the latest generation of the British design dynasty. She brings her ‘modern country house’ style to a range of must-have garden tools and accessories, elevating the everyday for home gardeners and plant lovers.
Ergonomically, this tool is a joy to use. As with all things in life, it’s a matter of balance: the handle slides forwards easily in your hand as you tilt, the slender, angled spout to direct the pour for on-target watering. The result is more moisture where it’s needed and less waste of a valuable resource in a dry continent.
Behind this fusion of beauty and practicality is Burgon & Ball’s peerless metal-working skills, developed continually throughout the company’s 290-year history. The steel body is treated with a protective powder coating and a sophisticated matt finish in a range of colours, including Sophie’s choice of this deliciously creamy buttermilk hue.
A metal seal bearing the Sophie Conran for Burgon & Ball logo on the top surface of the can adds the finishing touch and marks this out as a design of distinction. Pretty enough to leave out on the windowsill with pride.
Materials: Powder-coated galvanised steel
Dimensions: 43 x 23 x 13cm
Capacity 1.7 litres
HAWS | ROWLEY RIPPLE 2 Pint Copper Watering CanRegular price £158.00 £158.00
Whether you intend to use it indoors or outside, Haw’s multipurpose ROWLEY RIPPLE in Copper is the Rolls Royce of watering cans, an investment piece that will repay you handsomely over many years.
HAWS watering cans are still made by hand in the company’s studio in England’s West Midlands. Each can take up to 200 steps to complete, part of a tradition of quality that dates back to 1886
The best watering cans are carefully calibrated for exquisite balance in the hand and for durability. With The ROWLEY RIPPLE's long, curvy spout you'll get spot-on watering accuracy. It comes with a removable, non-drip brass rose, so you can gently hydrate even the teeniest seedlings. What's more, The ROWLEY RIPPLE design is more than 100 years old, making it older than the Queen but just as enduring and endearingly symbolic.
Delivered in a presentation gift box, this is a justifiable indulgence or the perfect gift to delight the nature lover for years to come.
Materials: Powder-coated steel, brass
Dimensions: 33.5 x 16 x 11.5cm
Capacity: 2 pints | 946 ml
Weight: 1.3 Kg when full
FInd out more about the iconic and timeless HAWS company in our BRANDS showcase here. You won't look at your watering can in the same way again.
If the Rowley Ripple is a copper pipe-dream for you, why not visit our home page footer and subscribe to the FORA FILES newsletter. You'll go into the draw to WIN one of these beautifully crafted gardening tools. Entries close May 25th, 2021
ALPERSTEIN DESIGNS | Hair Scrunchies - Warlukurlangu ArtistsRegular price £3.00 £3.00
Royalties from this product directly benefit the artists and their community.
Cotton Hair scrunchies featuring artwork from Warlukurlangu Artists.
Established in 1985 Warlukurlangu Artists Aboriginal Corporation is a not-for-profit organisation that is 100% Aboriginal-owned by its artists from the remote desert communities of Yuendumu and Nyirripi in Central Australia.
Print placement may vary between scrunchies and from images shown.
Made in China
ALPERSTEIN DESIGNS | Maggie Long Dog & Pet BandanaRegular price £6.00 £6.00
If your pet wears a collar then they can wear this 100% Cotton Dog & Pet Bandana with rich artwork by artist Maggie Long from the Yarliyil Art Centre in Halls Creek.
Made in Australia, pet bandanas feature incredible artworks reproduced under license from Yarliyil Art Centre In Halls Creek, Western Australia. These pet bandanas are worn on the collar rather than the neck so one size fits most!
Yarliyil Art Centre, Halls Creek is located in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia. Yarliyil Artists work across a range of styles and mediums, representing the rich culture of the land, its history & the people. The main language groups of Yarliyil Artists are Jaru, Kidja & Walmajarri. Royalties from this product directly benefit the artists and their community.
Watch First Nations artist Maggie Long describe some of her works here.
Artwork/placement varies between bandana so each one is a little bit different and may vary from image shown.
Slip the collar all the way through the bandana opening. The bandana is now attached to the collar so you don't have to worry about it untying.
Artwork/placement varies between bandana so each one is a little bit different and may vary from image shown.
ESSENTIAL PARFUMS | Eau de Parfum x 7 Discovery SetRegular price £29.00 £29.00
Far too often, much like a ghost-writer of a best-selling novel, the master perfumer remains silent in the background, working solely behind-the-scenes with big brands, celebrities, and designers.
Essential Parfums' mission is to celebrate the true artists behind their fragrance creations; together with mother nature's ingredients, THEY are the stars.
Essential Parfums is a tribute to the talent, passion, and creativity of their master perfumers. From the ability to translate pure emotions into scent to unsurpassed artistry, their perfumers understand what makes a scent truly special.
The Essential Parfums Discovery Set allows you to discover the scents of five master perfumers at home, in your own time, and at your own pace.
This brand new discovery set includes two new master perfumers and includes:
Bois Imperial by Olivier Pescheux
Divine Vanille by Quentin Bisch
Orange x Santal by Natalie Gracia-Cetto
The Musc by Calice Becker -
Nice Bergamote by Antoine Maisondieu
Rose Magnetic by Sophie Labbé
Mon Vetiver by Bruno Jovanovic
Allow these beautifully crafted fragrances to work with your unique skin. Sprayed on the wrist, a scent will change over the course of the day and smell different depending on the weather and your inherent biology. This is the beauty of natural perfumery.
Enjoy the discovery.
Made in France
7 x 2ml Eau de Parfum concentrated at 16%
Alcohol made of Beetroot
86% - 93% Natural
SUNDAY AFTERNOONS | Kids' Play Hat in ReptileRegular price £24.00 £24.00
Just the sun protection hat that a young reptile fan will love to wear. Featuring gorgeous green iguanas.
It's Sunday Afternoons' NUMBER 1 bestselling hat style for a reason. All kids wanna do is play in the sun, and parents love to protect them. Sun-smart fabric and hat design keep natural-born adventurers safe and happy all day long.
Playproof details like a breakaway chinstrap, customisable sizing band, floatable brim, and stain resistance ensure that this hat lasts for summers to come. The back veil not only protects little necks from Australia's harsh rays, but it also allows the hat to sit comfortably when worn in a pram. And? Total cuteness.
Small/Baby fits 6-24 months
Medium/Child fits 2-5 years
For almost 30 years, Sunday afternoons have been working with customers to create sun protection that they actually want to wear and that is good for the earth.
Find out more about Sunday Afternoons inspiring product and sustainability initiatives here in our Brand Showcase.
GRANADO | GLICERINA | Pitanga [Cherry] Lip BalmRegular price £14.00 Sale price £10.00 £10.00
Handbag staples for many a Brazilian woman or girl, these fun and fruity nourishing lip balms celebrate the fruits of the Amazon.
Brazil's Pitanga is a prized Brazilian Cherry and makes up the star component of this Nourishing Lip Balm . It moisturises while leaving a subtle cherry fruit hint on the lips
Formulated with natural moisturisers and antioxidants, including olive and almond oil, vegetable wax and vitamin E.
Olive and shea butter ensure intense moisturising care and coat the lips with a protective shield.
Also available in Brazilian Pitanga (Cherry), Guarana and Pomelo (Grapefruit), which will become your favourite?
PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS OIL, HELIANTHUS ANNUUS HYBRID OIL, OLEA EUROPAEA FRUIT OIL, CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII BUTTER, CANDELILLA CERA, COPERNICIA CERIFERA CERA, CERA MICROCRISTALLINA, OZOKERITE, HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OIL, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), HYDROGENATED OLIVE OIL, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, OCTYLDODECANOL, PARAFFINUM LIQUIDUM, CI 15985 (YELLOW 6), CI 45410 (RED 28), OLEA EUROPAEA OIL UNSAPONIFIABLES,GLYCERYL STEARATE, BHT, SORBITAN OLEATE, STEARIC ACID, MAGNESIUM HYDROXIDE, ALUMINUM HYDROXIDE, LIMONENE, LINALOOL.
GRANADO | TERRAPEUTICS | Brazil Nut Body Exfoliating ScrubRegular price £32.00 Sale price £16.00 £16.00
Terrapeutics Brazil Nut Body Scrub is Granado's best-selling product in Brazil. You'll know exactly why the moment you open the jar and take in the subte, natural and nutty aroma and swirl the buttery mixture on your skin.
Brazil Nuts are native to Brazil's Amazon region and are known for their antioxidant and moisturising properties.
Formulated with sugar, Granado's Terrapeutics Brazil Nut Exfoliating Body Scrub provides a gentle exfoliation, while moisturising the skin. Sugar is a natural moisturiser that exfoliates without drying.
This divinely rich yet subtlely scented scrub is enriched with Cupuaçu Butter (from the Brazilian rainforest tree) to regenerate and intensely moisturise the skin.
Use two or three times a week for radiantly smooth skin.
SUCROSE, COCO-CAPRYLATE/CAPRATE, BERTHOLLETIA EXCELSA SEED OIL, THEOBROMA GRANDIFLORUM SEED BUTTER, C12-15 ALKYL BENZOATE, TRIISONONANOIN, GLYCERYL STEARATE SE, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), STEARALKONIUM BENTONITE, POLYSORBATE 80, PROPYLENE CARBONATE, BHT, QUARTZ, AQUA (WATER), TOCOPHEROL, BENZYL SALICYLATE, BUTYLPHENYL METHYLPROPIONAL, COUMARIN, LINALOOL.
BURGON & BALL | Garden Caddy in StoneRegular price £34.00 £34.00
This gorgeous garden caddy is perfect for keeping a few gardening essentials in, handy by the back door and ready for action! Gloves, secateurs, twine, labels, pencil… store them tidily in this versatile metal caddy, then just grab and go, for a spot of impromptu gardening, whenever time allows.
The caddy looks stylish when it’s in the home, thanks to its elegant curves and on-trend typography. And in the garden, of course, it’s wonderfully practical, with deep, full-length compartments - plenty of space to carry the perfect capsule gardening kit.
The beautiful smooth lines are created by a unique moulding process, for a flawless, seam-free finish. The result is irresistibly tactile, with a tough powder coating to keep it looking good. The smooth FSC beech wood handle feels lovely in the hand, making it easy to adjust your grip to find the perfect balance, whatever you’re carrying.
This garden caddy is from the Burgon and Ball Garden Supplies collection of beautiful, stylish and practical gifts, sundries and storage solutions for gardeners including the Burgon and Ball Seed Packet Storage Tin
Width 22cm (27cm including handles), Depth 13cm, Height 14.5cm