Local Knowledge: 7 Locally Made Candle Companies To Love

We all love a nice smelling room, it's always refreshing to have a scented candle burning while relaxing around the house. Other than making your house smell delicious, candles can be great to use as interior accessories and adding some style to your home. Here is an introduction to seven Suffolk companies making beautiful candles locally. 1. The Suffolk Candle Co. Image Source: The Suffolk Candle Co has a wonderful collection with the most interesting fuses of scents, they offer a candle to fit any season. These Candles are hand-poured and made from 100% soy wax instead of paraffin. 2. Loggique Image Source: www.loggi

Local Knowledge: Shopping at Snape Maltings Home Centre

One of my favourite places to find Interior pieces for projects is Snape Maltings Home and Garden Centre. If you missed my previous post about the history of Snape Maltings you can find it here. Snape is a wonderful cultural hub of Music venues, shops, galleries and eateries born from the Aldeburgh Festival, I often come here for inspiration. The Home and Garden centre update their current stock every season to keep up with trends and most of their stock are timeless pieces. They also stock a lot of pieces from local suppliers or craftsman which is what I am usually more interested in when finding unique pieces. They also, custom certain pieces to your taste like this sofa, they will cover i

Local Knowledge: Returning To The Past At Snape Maltings

Hi welcome to my blog, I've decided to start this blog during 'lockdown' as I find myself having slightly more time than usual and would like it to be a nice addition to my website which is under some exciting new developments, I will be dedicating this blog to everything interiors and design in my local area of Suffolk, with an emphasis on supporting local craftsmen and businesses. Last week I went to Snape Maltings on a little sourcing mission for a current project of mine. This place has a special place in my heart, I remember many weekends my parents would take me when I was young and we would search through its treasure troves of wonderful boutiques. It a well known cultural hub at the

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