Farmhouse Diaries

Inspiration

  • 3 Things you'll love about our table extensions

    We have yet to hear a bad word about our table extensions - we take so much pride in our craftsmanship and designs, and our table extensions are testament to that. Here are 3 things that make them a bit more brilliant than your average table extensions... 1. We make the table tops in one whole ... View Post
  • What's your colour style?

    Are you a maximalist, who loves big colours and eye-catching pieces? Or are you more of a fan of clean lines and no-fuss design? We've got some ideas for both, and for those who are somewhere in between! There's a lot to be said for the power of colour in the home. The paint that you choose for ... View Post
  • Kitchen Colour Trends in 2020

    It is always interesting to read about kitchen colour trends at the start of a new year, and there are plenty of articles splashed around online from the likes of Country Living and Ideal Homes. We thought we'd summarise the 5 key colour trends in the kitchen this year, which are: 1. Big "colour... View Post
  • Christmas Wreath Inspiration

    Whether you want to make your own or cheat by buying one, here are some Christmas Wreaths to inspire a little festivity on your front door!   Bay & Chilli "Edible Wreath" from Rocket Gardens - I bought this wreath a few years ago and loved it. A lot of the bay and chillies were still in rea... View Post
  • 5 'Good' Gift Ideas

    I've noticed a big change in attitude towards Christmas presents amongst my friends and family this year. Everyone is very conscious of reducing the amount of "stuff" that they're giving, instead looking to give experiences, subscriptions and other gifts that incur less packaging and less waste.... View Post
  • Choosing a rug for your dining table

    Inspired by a recently delivered farmhouse table, we take a quick look at choosing a rug to go underneath your dining table.  A carefully chosen rug can do several things in your kitchen... first and foremost it will create a feeling of warmth and cosiness which is just the ticket as we come int... View Post
  • Freshly Delivered this August

    It's been a busy month! Here are just a few of the tables (and chairs and benches!) that we've delivered over the past few weeks. We absolutely love this! The Cinder Rose base looks fabulous, with Reclaimed Wood top and extension. It's a great example of how colour can be used with quite a trad... View Post