15/11/2019

Controlling the Christmas Chaos

A 4-week “to-do” diary Presents, Christmas dinner, cards, wrapping, shopping, the work Christmas party… there’s so much to think about during the magical festive season that it becomes pretty hectic. Whilst in the middle of school runs, work deadlines, nativity plays, cooking and cleaning, time spent with family can often be missed and this year, we will not allow that to happen! This 4-week “to do” diary will keep you organised so that you spend less time stressed, more time controlling the chaos AND relaxing. Week 1 (1st December –... Read More

05/11/2019
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Featured This Month, November 2019: Wicker Basket Styling

Each month we handpick one talented Instagrammer and their impeccably beautiful home to be featured in our journal and on our Instagram page. We are truly inspired daily by all the talent that we see and just have to share with you. This month, we would like to present to you, beautiful wicker basket styling at its finest by Janine @jjinks82. If you are ever in need of inspiration for styling your home or home accessories, look no further than the cosy, charming home of @jjinks82. After discovering our baskets on Janine’s page,... Read More

Fuel The Soul Featured Image 01/11/2019
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Fuel The Soul

It’s not always about just getting organised… it’s about getting organised in style. Here at The Basket Company, we suggest infusing your home with rustic accessories that not only keeps the home tidy but also doesn’t make the rooms feel stressful or cluttered. It’s just the right time of year to feed your innovative senses and since you’ll be spending a lot more time indoors with your family, you’ll want to create a sanctuary of warmth, cosiness and style to intensify the feeling of togetherness. Including roaring log fires, hearty... Read More

Secret Of Hygge 29/10/2019
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The Secret Of Hygge

Denmark is typically known as the happiest country in the world and it is said that part of the main reason for that is “hygge” What is Hygge and how do you say it? Hygge [Hoo-guh] is a word that cannot be directly translated however the closest thing to Hygge is “cosy contentment” The secret is, is that we experience moments of “hygge” on a day to day basis but we just don’t realise it because we don’t have a name for it. Still unsure? Dimming the lights and inviting... Read More

Vintage Style Deep Apple Storage Crate | Featured image | The Basket Company 15/10/2019
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October Home Decor Ideas

The season of rich gold and auburn tones, style & organisation. Check out our “October Home Decor Ideas” for some Autumnal and Halloween home decor ideas for your home. Browse through more sections of our gallery, and adorn different rooms in your home with style and innovative creativity. To view our wide range of timeless rustic wicker storage baskets, click here.

04/10/2019
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5 tips to a Spooky Halloween

One of our favourite holidays is lurking around the corner and we can’t wait for the creepy antics to take place on the run up to the ghoulish event. Yep, you guessed it, Halloween is just a matter of weeks away and we are all set for helping you make it the best one yet. If you have children or know friends and family who do, then you’re in for a real treat. Over the past few weeks, we have been exploring the world of Pinterest (check out our Pinterest... Read More

02/10/2019
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Featured This Month, October 2019: Kitchen Renovation

Each month we handpick one talented Instagrammer and their impeccably beautiful home to be featured in our journal and on our Instagram page. We are truly inspired daily by all the talent that we see and just have to share it with you. Our very first entrant in “Featured this month” is Bryanie @extending145. Last year, Bryanie decided to knock down their impractical conservatory of her beautiful home and extend their kitchen to make a more useful living space for her family. To document her renovations, Bryanie launched her Instagram... Read More

01/10/2019
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Hello October

As we get deeper into a chillier season we are getting out our big thick coats for early evening walks, snuggling in front of roaring log fire pits with toasted marshmallows and watching a silhouette of the early evening sun melt behind bare trees. We love getting ready for Halloween and watching the kids get excited about choosing their costumes and thinking about the gluttonous amounts of sweets that they will be bringing home! Our favourite thing about October of course, is having a big sort out! When is there... Read More

15/09/2019
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Mary Berry’s Lemon Drizzle Cake (With A Twist)

We don’t know about you but every year when the Great British Bake-Off returns, it gets us in the mood for some more English Country Cooking! We just love all the inspiring creations that we see on Bake off and we love trying out lots of different recipes and adding our own twist. Mary Berry’s extraordinary zingy lemon drizzle cake recipe is one of our favourites. It’s the perfect accompaniment with a hot cup of tea or coffee or even as a light dessert to have after a Sunday roast.... Read More

01/09/2019
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How To Prepare For The Autumn Equinox

Here at The Basket Company, we are preparing for the arrival of the majestic Autumn Equinox, which takes place on 23rd of September 2019. We can’t wait to dig out our wellies for fresh, crisp walks across blankets of gold and auburn tones and snuggling deep into the sofa, with a soft cotton blanket and a good book on rainy days. We bet you didn’t know this… The word “equinox” is derived from Latin and means “equal night”. On the day of an equinox, day and night are of approximately equal... Read More