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15October, 2019

Autumn

By |October 15th, 2019|Latest News|

It’s the time that authors and poets describe as …“the years last, loveliest smile” and “a mosaic of all the seasons” with some going so far as to say “Every leaf speaks to me, fluttering from the Autumn tree!” Whilst we at Humble Country HQ do love a good leaf [...]

1May, 2019

Happy May Day

By |May 1st, 2019|Latest News|

Happy May Day from the Humble Country girls! One month today and we will be up and running at our first event of the year as Bradford on Avon Food & Drink Festival kicks off. We hope to see lots of you down there near Bath, and we are busy [...]

4April, 2019

Introducing a brand new event in the UK Foodie Calendar: Bradford on Avon Food & Drink Festival.

By |April 4th, 2019|Latest News|

We can't wait...taking place at Victory Fields on Saturday 1st June in the centre of the historic Wiltshire market town of Bradford on Avon. Brought to you by the team that run Thame Food Festival in Oxfordshire, this one day event will be a fun, foodie family day out for [...]

27February, 2019

Spring in February…?

By |February 27th, 2019|Latest News|

This February heatwave is just glorious isn’t it? Not even going to contemplate how long it may or may not last but right now it’s incredibly welcome… I’m sitting soaking it up in my garden taking a well deserved coffee break from clearing leaves and a spot of early planting… a pretty [...]

12December, 2018

Your Christmas table – Humble Country style!

By |December 12th, 2018|Latest News|

With the big day drawing near, presents wrapped and your tree and wreaths up we begin to turn our attention to the Christmas table itself… Even when time is short it’s easy and a most enjoyable task to create timeless elegance on your Christmas table….we recommend keeping table decorations small [...]

28June, 2018

A summer of impromptu drinks & relaxed suppers – the Humble Country way!

By |June 28th, 2018|Latest News|

Sorry it's been a while - I've missed you! Whilst the country experiences a period of such glorious balmy weather (lets hope that this continues!!), we all love to get outdoors, enjoy great family time, style our gardens as we would our homes, however then we discover that the trusty [...]

9February, 2018

Hello February!

By |February 9th, 2018|Latest News|

A New Year, a new month and a host full of brand new exciting events for Humble Country to jump up and down about! We feel very privileged to have been asked to participate in such prestigious events and are looking forward to bringing something new to them this year. [...]

6February, 2018

STOP PRESS….Humble Country to appear at BBC Good Food’s FEAST event!

By |February 6th, 2018|Latest News|

BBC Good Food's FEAST showcases a great selection of delicious artisan producers, a stellar line up of cooks and chefs, fabulous entertainment, great live music and fun for all the family and Humble Country is incredibly excited to announce that we will be appearing for the first time at this [...]

1August, 2017

Chin Chin – anyone for a glass of vino?

By |August 1st, 2017|Latest News|

BREAKING NEWS...BREAKING NEWS...BREAKING NEWS... We are incredibly excited to announce that the fantastic local Brightwell Vineyard of nearby Wallingford, will be appearing in the Humble Country marquee, at BBC Countryfile Live. They grow 8 varieties of grape, from which they produce the most beautiful white, rose, red & sparkling wines [...]

23July, 2017

Stylish Vintage Living

By |July 23rd, 2017|Latest News|

After a cold & wet day yesterday, the skies above seem to promise something a little more appropriate for today. Fingers crossed, since I have this particularly pleasing lacquered tray from Cooper&Cooper to furnish a refreshing beverage with. With its gorgeous vibrant image, making us dream of tropical paradises, perhaps [...]

19July, 2017

Kids rule the world!

By |July 19th, 2017|Latest News|

Can you believe it's almost the end of the school year, where has the time gone - in fact where have the last 7 years gone?? Primary school almost done and BIG school is looming....It's time to bulk buy the Kleenex and mop up the tears as we listen to [...]

10July, 2017

A beautifully soft patterned square of gorgeousness!

By |July 10th, 2017|Latest News|

I don't think you can ever have enough cushions! Cushions on the sofa; chairs; beds; outdoor furniture - who can resist that beautifully soft patterned square (or rectangle!) of gorgeousness. My home is absolutely full of these wonderful accessories! I'm constantly moving them around, rearranging the order - it's amazing [...]

10July, 2017

Let’s party – with the aptly titled Party Ducks by Hilary Clea!

By |July 10th, 2017|Latest News|

Party time, with the aptly named 'Party Ducks' in pencil, ink & watercolour by the lovely illustrator Hilary Clea   http://www.hilaryclea.com/   @Hilaryclea. I couldn't help but smile when I saw this gorgeous piece - it could have been commissioned for me - I have 3 Indian Runner Ducks too - Rocky, [...]

6July, 2017

Go crazy for linen – spots, stripes, prints!

By |July 6th, 2017|Latest News|

We are absolutely delighted to welcome Beyond France   Beyond France Ltd   www.beyondfrance.co.uk to the Humble Country marquee, at BBC Countryfile Live this August 3-6th. For those who have not come across this great company - you are in for an absolute treat. The team at Beyond France travel across Europe [...]

30June, 2017

Wood glorious wood!

By |June 30th, 2017|Latest News|

There is something just absolutely wonderful about the natural beauty of wood. The blended subtle tones; the shape, feel, texture and the fact that it looks absolutely stunning in your home - each piece is unique. When I pass pieces such as these, I just can't help but reach out [...]

26June, 2017

Just Bliss….!

By |June 26th, 2017|Latest News|

I feel like a child in a sweet shop! What an absolutely gorgeous array of goodies available from another of our fantastic exhibitors - Bliss Home & Vintage   www.bliss-home.co.uk   Bliss The striking pattern of this fabric, with it's neutral linen base and bold charcoal print would be a fantastic addition [...]