Coir is the protective hairy layer that surrounds the coconut and extracting it is a process that takes time. It takes twelve glorious months of sunshine before the coconut has grown to full size. Just before it ripens, the notched tree trunks are climbed and the fruit collected by hand. These are then suspended in […]
The monsoon season sees an explosion of stately green stems across the Mahanadi Beltin the Orissa region of India.It’s fertile coastal aspect, adds a unique textural quality to the strong fibres. At this point it can be eaten, but Crucial Trading prefer to ret it (immerse it in slow running water) and then strip it, […]
Grown on some of the poorest soils in Vietnam and China, drowned with ocean sea salt from the raging coastal typhoons and baked under the searing sun for months, its not surprising that Seagrass floorcoverings are as tough as old boots! With millions of pattern and colour combinations, our rug builder’s diversity rivals nature herself. Do […]
Sourced from Brazil, China and Southern Tanzania, these architectural, sword like leaves thrust up to the unrelenting sun in garrison-like clusters. Each bayonet is then stripped of its pulpy flesh and dried for 30 days in the scorching heat until all moisture is expelled and its ready to be made in to highly durable, malleable […]
Sourced from New Zealand and the British Isles, this naturally wondrous material is entrusted to the imagination of naturally gifted designers – the end result being an enduring feast for the feet and eyes. With millions of pattern and colour combinations, our rug builder’s diversity rivals nature herself. Do you make it bold and dramatic? […]
We had decided to refit our ensuite shower room, and commissioned a plumber to source a walk in shower, wc and vanity unit. After 2 months of searching every stone and tile supplier in Cambridgeshire, we just couldn’t find anything we both liked. Whilst on holiday in The Lakes, and having stayed overnight in Kirkby […]
We can’t improve on nature’s creations. But we can gather them together from all four corners and give them the respect they deserve by weaving them into something as beautiful and pure as the settings from which they came.
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