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Ways with Olive

Three ways to welcome our newest (and very versatile) colour, Olive, into your home: through paint, ...

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The new season wish list

The arrival of a seasonal collection is an exciting time for us here at Neptune (and for you, our cu...

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Material matters

Dive into the materials that make up our newest collection – be it timber, ceramic or textile – and ...

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Olive's perfect partners

One colour alone doesn’t create a decorating scheme, so whenever we bring out a new seasonal hue (wh...

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One kitchen: three ways

The Suffolk collection is our most pared back kitchen – drawing on the refined simplicity of Shaker ...

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In the kitchen: The Provenist’s beetroot brownies recipe

At our sister café, The Provenist (which you’ll find next door to Neptune Bath), the menu is all abo...

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Trend report: kitchen colours

When it comes to deciding what colour to paint your kitchen, chances are you’re going to fall into o...

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How to create a warm and characterful minimalist home

'Less is more’ has always been a guiding principle for us here at Neptune. Understated, edited and p...

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How to style kitchen shelves

Our stylist shares her advice on styling your kitchen’s open shelving – from what objects to include...

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The foundations of using pattern, the Neptune way

There are some designers (and homes) for whom pattern is something to be draped across many surfaces...

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An expert's eye on: moodboards

Rethinking your home’s interior, be it one of your smallest spaces or a whole home overhaul, always ...

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Installing your Neptune kitchen: what to expect

Tony Cramp, our kitchen installation manager, talks us through the unique installation process at Ne...

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An expert’s guide on kitchen installation

Tony Cramp, our Kitchen Installation Manager, talks us through the unique installation process at Ne...

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Small kitchen cabinetry

Any kitchen, no matter how big or small, needs to include effective storage to feel considered and u...

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Kirsty & her vegetable garden

How does your garden grow? In the question of Kirsty’s, plentifully and seasonally thanks to the ext...

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A summer smoothie bowl recipe

Smoothies and smoothie bowls (which are thicker, so you can eat them with a spoon from a bowl, givin...

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Shaker Maker

Shaker kitchens have been popular for decades, and there’s a very good reason why. The chameleon of ...

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The foundations of interior design

One of the questions we’re often asked in our stores is how you can recreate the same calm and consi...

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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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Flower school: ways with our vases

We break down the four main shapes of vase (pot and jug) in our collection, and offer advice and ide...

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An ode to the occasional chair

What makes a chair ‘occasional’? And why should you welcome one into your home?...

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Let’s Design: home edition

In part two of our ‘Let’s Design’ blog series, one of our home designers George talks us through the...

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Let's design: kitchen edition

Designing a new kitchen can be daunting and overwhelming, but it can also be a great deal of fun. An...

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The last days of summer

Early autumn often brings with it the happy surprise of an Indian summer. Unexpected clear skies and...

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Reaching new heights

Two years ago, Neptune co-founder John Sims-Hilditch began mentoring Neil, an ex-soldier who lost bo...

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Our paint palettes: making selection easy

Everyone’s had the experience at one time or another: thinking you’ve settled on a choice, only to s...

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A flower visionary: Philippa Craddock

“I must have flowers, always, and always,” declared Impressionist artist Claude Monet. And he has a ...

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Using colour in the kitchen: tone on tone

Just a few posts ago, we explored how you can use colour in the kitchen with strong contrasts. This ...

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A simple guide to stools, footstools and ottomans

Even though we often talk about stools, footstools and ottomans as the same thing, knowing what make...

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A blueberry, elderflower and yoghurt loaf cake

A spot of baking is one of our favourite ways to make the most of the flavours of summer. But, when ...

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An expert’s eye on lighting

A favourite subject amongst interior designers and writers alike, there’s a lot to say (and a lot th...

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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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Building a beautiful bathroom

For all its practical purpose, a bathroom is also a place to relax, to spend time in your own compan...

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The beauty of crushed linen

Last week, you might have read our piece on how you can stay cool when the weather gets balmy. The a...

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How to keep your home cool in summer

As the mercury rises this week, sun worshipers may rejoice, but the other side of the coin is the in...

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In the kitchen: cocktail and mocktail creations

Every party is better when there’s a cocktail involved (even if it’s a socially-distanced party), an...

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Ali & her Suffolk kitchen

When the Laslett family left their Canterbury home over ten years ago for a stint of living and work...

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Lean back: the other way to 'hang' your art

Long gone are the days where hammer and nail were the only way to approach pictures on walls. Whethe...

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A potted history

The dinner parties held by Catherine the Great must have been a sight to behold. In 1778, the Empres...

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How to do a kitchen refresh rather than invest

Suggestions from the Neptune design team to give your kitchen a mini makeover....