April 01, 2019 2 min read
Announcing a new collection of Welsh tapestry including Baby blankets to fit Cot and Push Chair sizes and then from Throw to King sizes. The blankets and throws are complemented by tapestry cushions in various colours and in two different sizes.
These blankets are pure NEW wool, handmade in limited numbers and woven on traditional looms in Wales. This traditional and truly iconic design is a double weave resulting in a fully reversible blanket - you can feel the weight and warmth of these blankets.
Our Welsh tapestry range is named ‘Hiraeth’ and nothing says Hiraeth more than an iconic Welsh tapestry blanket. A stunning addition to any home, traditional or contemporary. Using pure new wool on a 1930's Dobbcross loom, each warp is threaded through the heddles by hand using the skills and processes of yesteryear. The ‘double weave’ design produces reversible blankets that are practical, hard-wearing and genuinely warm. Our range of tapestry cushions complement each of these beautiful Welsh tapestry blankets
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The cushion I received was beautiful, well made. Personal touch in packing was wonderful, Thank you
Gorgeous traditional welsh tapestry design pram blanket. Lovely fun bright colours. Great for extra warmth in the cold weather.
September 10, 2021 13 min read
Owain Glyndŵr Day, 16th September, commemorates the last native Welshman to hold the title Prince of Wales. Today, he is a figure of mass culture in Wales, with statues, flags and monuments alongside pubs and street names remembering him. He is possibly one of the greatest Welshmen of all time if not the greatest. His name is still remembered and revered today.
September 05, 2021 8 min read
Be part of the worldwide celebrations for Roald Dahl's Day on Monday 13th September 2021. Dahl’s story began in 1916 in when he was born at Villa Marie, Fairwater Road, Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales, a house name was named after the first wife. In 1918 his father, Harald, purchased a much grander property, Ty Mynydd (Mountain House in Welsh), a large farm of 150 acres in Radyr, near Cardiff.
August 31, 2021 3 min read
Welsh rabbit (original spelling) or Welsh rarebit is a traditional but famous Welsh dish. Basically, it’s combination of hot melted cheese on toast which is a winning combination on any day. The first and most important thing to understand is that rarebit is not a word that is used in any other context. It only exists next to the word Welsh when referring to the dish Welsh rarebit