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A Truly Splendid Event at Arley Hall

Posted by Kirsten Bridge on

A chaotic week this one, Cambridge, Cheshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire in 3 days, leaving the team full of festive spirit, and with rather a lot of cardboard boxes to take to the recycling centre!  We loved seeing familiar faces at the beautiful Arley Hall Shopping Spectacular and we were delighted to be invited to exhibit at the fabulous event for a second time.  Arley is a most gorgeous hidden gem of a country house, quintessentially British and nestled in the pretty Cheshire countryside and each year it hosts one of the best festive shopping events we have involved in. Designer-makers...

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A Litter Of Puppies Descends!

Posted by Kirsten Bridge on

We love unpacking new stock but the positive invasion of our best-selling Dog and Puppy Doorstops rather shocked us this afternoon!  Sometimes you just don't remember how many cardboard boxes are needed to deliver what seemed like a totally normal number of products. The classic Mans Best Friend design remains our best-seller, but the introduction last month, of the monochrome option surprised us and many of these new arrivals will be leaving us tomorrow, albeit in rather more glamorous packaging than they arrived to us in!   Why not take a look at our very latest addition to the litter and...

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Loving Life and Living the Dream

Posted by Kirsten Bridge on

The shop is open! The baby has been born, plane launched, champagne corks popped and finally the decorating was completed just before we proudly flung open our doors to welcome customers new and old to our new home. Lily and Lime now resides at 2, Williams Yard, Melbourne, in the lovely rural county of Derbyshire and a happy haven it is proving to be.  “Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam, be it ever so humble, there's no place like home" - John Howard Payne We are delighted to finally be able to showcase our products in spacious surroundings,...

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