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October 9, 2017

Come and see us at a Christmas market

  It’s almost the most magical time of the year!  To you the run-up to Christmas might start in October, or November, if you’re really lucky! For us, it started back in January when we rolled off the sofa after one too many mince pies and started planning for Christmas markets for later in the […]

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September 30, 2017

Jackfruit – could this be the new foodie heaven?

Jackfruit `pulled pork' burger and fresh jackfruit

Jackfruit tree wood, which is used to make many of our lacquer items, is truly a magic tree. Not only does it produce the largest fruit in the world, it does so over and over again each season, providing a cheap, plentiful, nutritious food source, medicines, wood for timber, dye for clothes, glue and food […]

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July 6, 2017

The Power of Three

What is about groups of 3? Whether you’re looking for a new focal point for your lounge, arranging flowers or writing a blog, 3 seems to be the magic number. But why? Apparently three is the smallest number of items that our brains can see as a pattern and when you see an odd number […]

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