Mother's Day Gifts Guide
We have a few special items to show your Mom how much you appreciate her.
All items can be found at http://claringtonforge.com/accessories
Our handmade French Butterflies and Dragonflies. An unusual item to bring a bit of fun to your surroundings. These cute flying creatures run on a solar cell and appear as life-like as you'll find.
Pair of Pink Pruners
This handy little set is great for all sorts of jobs, including pruning of small branches, flower arranging, and harvesting culinary herbs.
Traditional Royal Sussex Trug
Beautifully hand-made by skilled craftspeople in Sussex, England. The trugs and sturdy and extremely useful for harvesting or carrying tools from one part of your garden to another. Any Mom would feel special owning one.
Two Gift Sets
Having trouble choosing the perfect item?
We have put together a few different gift sets which come already wrapped and ready for giving.
The Gift Trug contains our beautiful #6 Sussex Trug with a Clarington Daisy Grubber, and set of green mini Pruners, Pair of Medium Ethal Gloves, Ball of green Jute, and 5 pack of Oak Planting labels.
Bagged Gift Sets
Within the burlap bag we have placed a set of pink mini pruners, a 2oz tub of Clapham's barrier hand cream
(a $11.50 value), and your choose of a butterfly or dragonfly.
As a fan of Amy Stewart and a good cocktail, I am excited to read Amy's new book the Drunken botanist. When I saw she was touring for her new book I hoped she would plan a stop in Philadelphia, but it was not to be. Then I turned on my radio yesterday morning and discovered an hour long interview with Amy on Radio Times, a wonderful program produced by NPR station WHYY here in Philadelphia. Here is the link to this interesting and very enjoyable hour of radio: