THE FORAS JOURNAL

Light Up Your Life!

Brand new and exclusive for 2020, Foras has introduced a range of decorative lighting to illuminate your home this Autumn. As the winter weather begins to set in, we are spending more time indoors making our homes cosy and comfortable. One of the best ways to do this is to invest in some beautiful lighting […]

READ THE POST

Garden Stories – Planting with Lucy

Hey, it’s Lucy here, from Lucy’s Garden, I’m super excited to be sharing my first ‘planting with Lucy’ blog series! Over the next few months I will be sharing some of my planting design ideas which you could use to “Bring a little Chelsea” to your garden… It’s all about the clever use of pots […]

READ THE POST

Garden Stories – Planting with Lucy – Part Four

I hope you all enjoyed my previous blog post on planting in the Copper Beech Planter. I’m back with more inspiration ideas to help you create your own perfect cottage garden!   Vintage Wootton Planter Size(s): 2x Small and Medium Plants featured: Small: Hosta – Blue Mouse Ears; Nepeta ‘Six Hills Giant’ Medium: Verbena Bonariensis ‘Lollipop’; Salvia […]

READ THE POST

Garden Stories – Planting with Lucy – Part Three

I hope you all enjoyed my previous blog post on planting in the Keswick Vintage Zinc Planter. I’m back with more inspiration ideas to help you create your own perfect garden space! Vintage Copper Beech Planter Size(s): Small, Medium, Large Plants featured: Large: Trachelospermum Jasminoides Medium: Digitalis Albiflora, Agapanthus ‘Black Beauty’ Small: Astrantia Gill Richardson, Geranium Sanguineum […]

READ THE POST

Garden Stories – Planting with Lucy – Part Two

I hope you all enjoyed my previous blog post on how to bring a little Chelsea to your garden. I’m back with more inspiration ideas to help you create your own perfect garden space! Keswick Vintage Zinc Planter Size(s): Small, Extra Small Plants featured: Small: Hosta ‘Halycon’ Extra Small: Hosta ‘Blue Cadet’ These vintage zinc planters will […]

READ THE POST

Garden Stories – Planting with Lucy – Part One

Hey, it’s Lucy here, from Lucy’s Garden, I’m super excited to be sharing my first ‘planting with Lucy’ blog! Over the next few months I will be sharing some of my planting design ideas which you could use to “Bring a little Chelsea” to your garden… It’s all about the clever use of pots to […]

READ THE POST

Foras Art for Cure

We feel very lucky to have been featured in an art feature by the brilliant Joel Walker. Using the Foras Shark Sandstone bird bath and plinth, combined with Joel’s Kingfisher bronze sculpture, a beautiful piece has been created. The Shark Sandstone Bowl is grey with flecks of white, silver and charcoal, and every bowl displays unique […]

READ THE POST

Foras Gardening Tips

During this lockdown period, we’re going to share with you some very helpful tips and tricks to get your garden looking it’s best! 8 Top Tips for Planting Troughs 1. A trough is an attractive alternative to a wooden raised bed. They are available in many shapes and sizes and are easy to maintain. They’ll […]

READ THE POST

Foras Christmas Opening Times 2019

It’s almost time for our Annual Festive Period Shutdown! Our Stow Bridge Office will be closing on Friday 20th December and reopening 6th January. The Burnham Studio and Gardens last day of trading is Saturday 21st December re-opens 2nd of January. The website will still be running over the Christmas period so make sure you […]

READ THE POST