Bonfire Night treats
02 Nov

Bonfire Night treats

For those of you who are planning on serving a Firework Night banquet to friends and family this week, we’ve put a collection of Bonfire Night recipes together that will...

Skulls, jewels and spellbinding flavours: Diggle Chocolates
31 Oct

Skulls, jewels and spellbinding flavours: Diggle Chocolates

A Cordon Bleu-trained chocolatier based in London, Philippa Diggle of Diggle Chocolates creates beautiful artisan truffles. By cleverly combining magical flavours with bewitching designs, Philippa’s chocolates make you feel utterly...

All creatures great and small: Emma O’Brennan-Pizer from Wilful Ink
26 Oct

All creatures great and small: Emma O’Brennan-Pizer from Wilful Ink

The brilliant designer behind vibrant British company Wilful Ink talks to us about her creative processes and how she became the master of all things quirky. Inspired by unusual creatures...

Garden lighting tips from Andrew Fisher Tomlin
24 Oct

Garden lighting tips from Andrew Fisher Tomlin

You can still enjoy your garden through the dark winter months with the help of a cleverly designed lighting scheme. We speak to garden designer and RHS Gold Medal winner...

Your autumn garden room maintenance check list
18 Oct

Your autumn garden room maintenance check list

How much maintenance does an orangery or garden room need to keep it looking as good as new? We say that a little bit of care and effort on a...

Client Testimonial: Spacious, L-shaped orangery in the suburbs
11 Oct

Client Testimonial: Spacious, L-shaped orangery in the suburbs

From time to time we ask our customers to write for our blog. Here’s Mrs E on how her orangery has transformed their downstairs space.

Agnes’ gluten free chocolate brownies
09 Oct

Agnes’ gluten free chocolate brownies

Westbury's very own star baker shares her sumptuous gluten free brownie recipe with us - just in time to get a few practice runs in ready for National Baking Week.

The Antique Emporium of Pimlico – Jamb
03 Oct

The Antique Emporium of Pimlico – Jamb

Known for his passion for old curiosities, eclectic treasures and Palladian architecture, Jamb’s founder Will Fisher restored and sold his first fireplace when he was just 12 years old. We...

‘My style is simple and earthy’ – we meet OKA’s Giselle Mannering
27 Sep

‘My style is simple and earthy’ – we meet OKA’s Giselle Mannering

Known for sourcing beautiful and comfortable pieces, British luxury furniture and home accessories retailer OKA champions a unique and bohemian look. We meet their Head of Interior Design and Trade...

Statement rugs are taking centre stage
17 Sep

Statement rugs are taking centre stage

2018 has seen artwork on the walls literally floored by statement rugs, which designers and homeowners alike are now using as a pieces of art in their own right.

The talented Mr Lyan
10 Sep

The talented Mr Lyan

With 2018 really shaping up to be the year of sustainability here at Westbury, we look at the work of Ryan Chetiyawardana, the ‘mad botanist’ who has pioneered zero-waste and...

5 tips for choosing the right water feature for your garden
06 Sep

5 tips for choosing the right water feature for your garden

We regularly invite design and interiors experts to write for our blog. Here, Haddonstone offer some expert advice on choosing a water feature for your garden.

Made in Britain – a reputation that’s made to last
03 Sep

Made in Britain – a reputation that’s made to last

We explore the lure of products 'made in Britain' and why there is a current demand for products with British provenance.

Wabi-sabi – the Japanese philosophy of beauty in imperfection
28 Aug

Wabi-sabi – the Japanese philosophy of beauty in imperfection

Wabi-sabi is the latest wellness trend that is shaping design and interiors and is centred around finding beauty in imperfection.

Ways to maximise light and space within your home
24 Aug

Ways to maximise light and space within your home

When looking for houses or creating housing designs, people rarely prioritise ‘dark and pokey’ in their ‘must-have’ list, and with good reason.