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Archive for 2019

The History of Sitting Spiritually

The History of Sitting Spiritually

Posted by Siobhan on March 21st 2019

We're often asked how the company started & the first of our swing seats can still be seen in the Sitting Spiritually Garden today.....

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Open Weekends 2019

Open Weekends 2019

Posted by Siobhan on March 14th 2019

Sitting Spiritually Open Weekends 2019

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Plants for Our Unpredictable Summers

Plants for Our Unpredictable Summers

Posted by Siobhan on March 14th 2019

Garden Designer Katherine Crouch suggests her Top Ten plants that will cope with any conditions that may be thrown at us this year....

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Product Spotlight - The Rockabye

Product Spotlight - The Rockabye

Posted by Siobhan on March 8th 2019

“We are looking for an original idea for a Wedding present. We particularly like the fact that your seats are made in the West Country by craftsmen. The bride & groom have a small London garden, so not really enough room for a swing seat & frame, what can you advise please?”

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A Garden Full of Wildlife

A Garden Full of Wildlife

Posted by Siobhan on March 1st 2019

Garden Designer Muff Dudgeon writes about how to encourage wildlife into your garden….

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How rocking helps adults sleep better

How rocking helps adults sleep better

Posted by Siobhan on February 26th 2019

Being rocked to sleep doesn’t just work for babies, recent research says that adults trying to sleep better may want to consider investing in a hammock to benefit from the same effect.

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Top Ten Spring Bulbs for the Garden

Top Ten Spring Bulbs for the Garden

Posted by Siobhan on February 20th 2019

Garden Designer Katherine Crouch writes about her favourite Early Spring Bulbs for the garden

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A Pergola for Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

A Pergola for Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens

Posted by Siobhan on February 15th 2019

“One of the finest gardens I have ever visited” Alan Titchmarsh

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A New Perspective on the Knole Settee

A New Perspective on the Knole Settee

Posted by Siobhan on February 5th 2019

The Knole Settee remains a timeless classic, still popular today. Its striking form has been a source of inspiration to us in the design of our latest garden bench.

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Top 10 Trees for the Garden

Top 10 Trees for the Garden

Posted by Siobhan on January 31st 2019

Garden Designer Katherine Crouch writes....During the Winter months, as my enthusiasm for actual gardening wanes I regard this as a great time of year to plan for next season, so I shall devote some time to choosing my top ten trees, shrubs and perennials from 31 years of gardening in Somerset.

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Your Pergola Project

Your Pergola Project

Posted by Siobhan on January 24th 2019

Pergolas are big news in Garden Design at the moment, with their ability to create a ‘room like’ area within your garden, perfect for outdoor eating or just another place to relax & unwind

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Using CAD in Garden Design

Using CAD in Garden Design

Posted by Siobhan on January 17th 2019

Eva Venny writes about Computer Aided Design (CAD) & how it is is a very useful tool for any Garden Designer and is now taught as part of most Garden Design Courses.

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Meet The Team

Meet The Team

Posted by Siobhan on January 14th 2019

Meet our Team of Makers, all based within five miles of Sitting Spiritually HQ....

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Open Weekend Gallery

Open Weekend Gallery

Posted by Siobhan on January 14th 2019

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Seating in your Garden

Seating in your Garden

Posted by Siobhan on January 8th 2019

Garden Designer Sophie Simpson's thoughts on seating in her own garden….

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