Monthly Archives: "June 2008"

Posted On June 30, 2008By Jacquie DuntonIn Wayne's World

Wayne the cycling demon. Wayne has taken to riding his bike into work. This is all the fault of Zoe who sits opposite him and has the pleasure of looking at him all day. She decided that she wanted to enhance the view and so devised a programme of improvement for Wayne.Firstly he had to wear lycra, secondly he needs to get a tan, thirdly he needs muscular calves. She decided to suggest a bit of cycling but didn’t expect Wayne to adopt it quite so enthusiastically.His bike is nowRead More

Posted On June 27, 2008By Jacquie DuntonIn Uncategorized

Sweetpea & Willow Expands

What credit crunch? If you’ve decided to stay put, and not sell your house for a while you’re in a great position to update your interior without spending a fortune. It’s never been a better time to shop at Sweetpea & Willow; we have just introduced even more gorgeous home products at realistic, low prices. As well as a NEW Designer range which we have made for our most discerning and creative customers. It may be doom and gloom for the traditional high street with big names like Ilva goingRead More

Posted On June 13, 2008By Jacquie DuntonIn Customer service

Wayne’s World

Hi I’ve just joined the lovely people (especially Jill) at Sweetpea & Willow as Customer Service manager. I am really enjoying chatting to all the customers who ring up. Sometimes with some unusual requests. I spoke to someone the other day who has just converted a water tower into a house who wanted one of our gold gilt beds delivering to the sixth floor!! Happily we were able to accommodate her. I have also been having an ongoing conversation with some people in Romania who are furnishing a castle!! YouRead More

Posted On June 13, 2008By Jacquie DuntonIn bedtime

Bedside Tables Period Living magazine asked me to do a little piece for their July issue about bedside tables. That got me thinking about these useful little tables. Our bedsides are really versatile and are equally at home in your living room. Use them next to your sofa or armchair as a handy place to put a lamp: put one in your bathroom for an instant shot of glamour and of course put them on each side of your bed. TipHang a door toggle from the drawer handle in aRead More