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Inspiration

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Caramelised peaches & mozzarella on BBQ toast

In volume six of Stories, we introduced you to a Somerset-based chef who we’ve known, loved and work...

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Leoni, Nathan & their Chichester kitchen

Our latest home profile shows our Chichester kitchen in two contrasting lights – at the same time. T...

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Sarah & her Henley kitchen

No matter how small the space is, there’s always room to dream big…...

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Elements of the English country house look

You don’t need to live in the country to bring the English country house look into your home. Your h...

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The stitches that connect us

Stitched slowly and carefully over days and weeks, if not months, quilts are one of those crafted ob...

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In the making: woollen throws

A family-owned mill in Lancashire, with more than 150 years of experience....

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Jules & her Neptune home

The owner of this country idyll is hardly a stranger to Neptune. Having furnished much of her former...

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Vivienne & her Chichester kitchen and laundry room

Because of its cockbead moulding, classic English panelling and its quiet country charm, Chichester...

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How to keep your home cool in summer

Five ways to bring a little more calm to your home when the temperatures soar....

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Get to know us: James from Neptune Tonbridge

Get to know James, the owner of the Neptune store in Tonbridge....

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Kat Farmer & her sitting room makeover

A home design journey with celebrated blogger, Instagrammer and TV presenter, Kat Farmer....

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The bigger picture

Our co-founder, John Sims Hilditch, reflects on the far-reaching impact of restoration....

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Slowly does it

The Slow Food Movement has been attracting leading foodies in the UK for some years now, but lockdow...

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Restored to new glory

Interiors journalist Giles Kime explores how the Neptune design team breathed new life into an histo...

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Bryony, Nick & their Chichester kitchen and bathrooms

Chichester is a kitchen that suits country cottages as much as it does elegant apartments and that a...

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Emily & her Suffolk kitchen

A flooded-with-light setting in Weybridge for our Shaker-inspired Suffolk kitchen....

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Renovation rumours

What’s a myth and what’s to be believed when it comes to interior design....

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Living a philosophy

Why we decided to open a cafe....

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Perfectly imperfect

Design writer Roddy Clarke explores the Japanese craft of kintsugi, which celebrates the beauty of b...

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How to choose art for your living room

Some guiding principles for wall art in your home, and particularly living rooms....

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Get to know us: Claire from Neptune Bath

Get to know one of our friendly designers at our store in Bath....

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Chris & his Neptune home

The ‘your stories’ section of our journal sees us going behind the scenes to hear all about how our ...

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Jane & her Chichester kitchen & bathroom

This is a story of Jane and her family’s Isle of Wight holiday home, told not just through her, but ...

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A homegrown, homemade pesto for summer

Sometimes the best food is the simplest, as Jane Cumberbatch proves with this summery recipe....

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Get to know us: Chris from Neptune Weybridge

We chat to Chris, who owns our store in Weybridge, in the latest of our ‘getting to know you’ interv...

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A botanical legacy by Dominic Lutyens

Design journalist Dominic Lutyens pays a trip to the striking Marianne North Gallery at Kew Gardens....

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Jess & her Henley kitchen

What do you get when you cross a coastal, Cornish, built from scratch home with a New England meets ...

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Raw courgette & fennel salad with lemon parsley dressing

A crisp and refreshing salad for making the most of high summer’s produce....

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Demystifying the design process

Embarking on a home project can be refreshing, exciting and creative. It can also be daunting. Where...

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Call us collectors

What does it mean to be a collector? Why do we do it? And what is it that people collect? We sent an...

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The flower, herb and vegetable patch

Author and stylist Jane Cumberbatch on creating a productive and beautiful garden....

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How to mix new and antique furniture

While some homes are furnished almost exclusively with antiques, in others where furniture is mostly...

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Lakes for swimming

Our favourite spots for taking a dip in cool waters....

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Spring onion, green pea & spinach fritters

A savoury brunch dish from the new summer menu at our café, The Provenist.  ...

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The art of buying well, by Jo Leevers

Passing on an heirloom is a wonderful thing, but it doesn’t always have to be an antique. For exampl...

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The best seat in the house

How an antique sofa informed our entire approach to upholstery....

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Antiques & the art scene

Writer and editor Caroline Wheater on where to look for antiques and art....

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The sustainable garden

Author and designer Jane Cumberbatch on creating a beautiful and sustainable garden....

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How to choose art for your kitchen

Tips and inspiration for bringing art into what’s often a very practical space....

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Talking to Neptune home designer, Kyra

We catch up with one of our home designers to talk life, work and, of course, decorating....