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    Those fabulous people at Suttons have a number of eco-friendly gifts for people who love gardens!

    There's something for those who love planting with bamboo and rice pots, saucers and seed trays, from £11.99. 

    Bamboo and Rice Pots, Saucers and Seed Trays

    Bamboo and Rice Pots, Saucers and Seed Trays

    There's a Wildlife Letter Box gift which has something for both wildlife and your loved one!  

    I really like the idea of this gift;  it's got  Floral Seed Mixes for the wildlife, Twine and Mini Secateurs for garden use, Gardeners Hand Therapy Exfoliating Soap for cleaning those hands - plus a Pressed Flower Kit so that you can create a mini masterpiece from your lovely flowers! 

    Wildlife Letter Box Gift
    Wildlife Letter Box Gift for £15.99

    There's also a Gardener's Gift Set with three beautiful bars of handmade, avocado soap, palm oil free, for £22.39.

    This is the Gardeners Gift Set with three beautiful handmade avocado soaps in it
    This is the Gardeners Gift Set
    with three beautiful handmade avocado soaps in it

    Visit Suttons website for more gift ideas!


    Whoopee!   Emma Bridgewater make fabulous pottery from their base in Stoke on Trent - everything you could want to bring colour and fun to a kitchen or other room in the house!

    As well as their pretty mugs, they have kettles, glasses, t-towels, some stationery, even radios, all full of colour!

    And this Bank Holiday weekend, there's a Spring Sale* on!  There's 20% off Our Russell Hobbs x Emma Bridgewater Kettles.  And for mugs, it's 2 for £30 on selected mugs!   

    This is the Good Gardeners Half Pint Mug

    Some of the mugs would be great for gardeners and garden lovers, such as the Good Gardeners Mug (pictured above) or the Flowers Daffodils mug.   There are lots of mugs for anyone who loves insects and birds, too. 

    This Polka Dot Kettle is very pretty!

    This Polka Dot Kettle is very pretty!

    Click here to head over to Emma Bridgewater's Spring Sale!


    *Spring Savings T&Cs from Emma Bridgewater are...

      1. 2 ½ Pint Mugs for £30 only applies to the product in their Spring Savings category.
      2. There is no limit to how many mugs you add to the promotion.
      3. Discount will automatically be applied at checkout.
      4. They reserve the right to end offers and promotions early at our discretion.
      5. They reserve the right to extend offers and promotions at our discretion.
      6. Offers and discounts cannot be added retrospectively to an order.
      7. Promotion can not be used in conjunction with any other discounts.
      8. Promotion ends at 11.59pm on Monday 31st May.

    There's a new series starting on Channel 5 on Thursday 13 May at 8pm.  It's called Kew Gardens - A Year in Bloom.

    The programme follows a year in the lives of the staff.   It starts with winter and looks at the ways in which banana plants are looked after. 

    It's a great way to find out more about the work that goes on behind the scenes at Kew Gardens - I can't wait to see it! 

    Give someone a visit to Kew Gardens


    Give someone a visit to Kew Gardens
    Buy a visit through Red Letter Days and get 15% off!

    Just use the code AHW2021RED - it's valid until 31/12/21**

    The gardens are situated in West London.   

    Kew Palace is a magnificent royal residence;  King George III lived here - it was his summer home.  You can go behind the scenes of royal life - the palace has got lots of wonderful history.  The Royal Kitchens give you an insight into the Georgian's cookery skills. 

    Enjoy a visit to Kew Gardens

    You can stroll around the World Heritage Royal Botanic Gardens yourself.  They are home to the most diverse collection of living plants on earth.   The Kew Gardens stretch nearly 326 acres.  There's the Princess of Wales Conservatory with its 10 different climatic zones. Stroll along an amazing treetop walkway and enjoy the quiet water lily pond. 

    A visit to Kew Gardens and Palace is a great way to enjoy nature, gardens and history all rolled into one!   

    Visit Red Letter Days and get 15% off with the code AHW2021RED which is valid until 31 Dec 2021!** 

    **It does not apply to non-discountable products.


  4. Emma Bridgewater has got a great collection called the River and Shoreline Collection! There's also the Scattered Boats collection and they would make great gifts for anyone who loves boats and the sea.

    The collections boast items such as half pint mugs, 3 pint jugs, a large milk bottle, a one pint mug, a small mug, a medium vase, a cocoa mug plus a 2 mug tea pot and a 4 mug tea pot!  

    Take a look at the River and Shoreline Collection from Emma Bridgewater ere

    You can have personalised products as well so you could put your loved one's name on a product or something of a sea/boating nature such as First Mate, or Ship Ahoy!

    You can personalise some of the products, too!

    This is from Emma Bridgewater's River and Shoreline Collection

    The collection is very colourful and would add lots of cheer to any home, and the products are fun!   

    Prices start from £14.95 

    Visit Emma Bridgewater's River and Shoreline collection here