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The Lazy Susan guide to our favourite cookbooks

A library of top recipe books is an essential part of every food lover’s armoury… And it is worth pointing out that this list, in no particular order, is Lazy Susan’s favourite recent (ish… there’s a few ‘classics’) cookery books. The ones we’ve had the most pleasure from, nothing else and nothing more. Momofuku by David…

The Lazy Susan 2011/2012 Sun Lounger Collection

From plastic resin to cast aluminium… There’s nothing better than relaxing in the sun on your very own sun lounger. The ancients have been doing it for thousands of years; the Egyptians enjoyed their sun-gardens, the Romans even had a name for sunbathing – ‘apricatio,’ although it was only something that the men folk were…

Prepare your home for the British winter

Lazy Susan Garden Furniture Customer Photographs

When the temperature drops and the dark nights draw in it can be difficult to find the motivation to tackle those annoying little DIY jobs that you know need doing but you simply can’t find the time. However, if you don’t want bigger, and not to mention more expensive problems, there are a few basic…

Lazy Susan guide to a little light reading for gardeners

At Lazy Susan we like a good read, we love a spot of gardening, so why not combine the two and run through a few of our favourite gardening books that have hit the shelf’s in recent months. Perfect for sitting with a nice cup of tea and relaxing at your Lazy Susan bistro table.…

The latest landscaping trends

The economic downturn is having a dramatic effect on the way we look at landscaping. Expensive water gardens and exotic plants are becoming a thing of the past. Less wasteful, more sustainable landscaping trends are coming to the fore… The popularity of permanent installations is on the rise. They help to add value to your…

Lazy Susan’s Chelsea Flower Show 2011 review

The Chelsea Flower Show 2011 was billed as being the biggest and most prestigious to date and it has always been a fertile showcase for our top designers, so its fair to say that Lazy Susan was looking forward to this year’s show with just a little more excitement than usual. And I’m glad to…

The latest garden gadgets

I think its fair to say that after taking a bit of a hit when the UK’s housing market started to slump, the gardening industry appears to be fighting back with a bumper crop of new gadgets, garden furniture and designer plants. For example, as longtime gardeners, at Lazy Susan, we know how much work…

Planting flowers in spring

Spring is just around the corner, we’re still seeing a little light frost in the morning but the sun is starting to shine and it won’t be long till winter is a distant memory… That also means your local garden centre is going to start getting busy and every green fingered person in the UK…