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We've carved out a quiet corner where you can delve into sustainable home design inspiration and seasonal styling tips. For those seeking to live in a way that is considered, kind and conscious, this is the place for you.

6 Feng Shui Inspired Ideas

  They say a change is as good as a holiday and starting with a deep cleanse of your home makes good sense. Don’t worry reviving your home doesn’t mean spending...

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Tips for a Calm and Cosy Sanctuary

  The joy of lighting is the power it has to transform a cold unfriendly interior into an elegant and comforting home, filled with warmth, texture and subtle, soft tones....

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Refresh Your Home Office

  With working from home so ingrained in many of our lives for the foreseeable, invest in your workspace for a comfortable and stylish home office that is both practical, inspiring...

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How to Plant a Terrarium

  What is a terrarium? The indoor planting trend is showing no sign of slowing down, with terrariums becoming increasingly popular. Terrariums are miniature gardens originally grown in a sealable...

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Eco-Friendly Gift Guide

  We all know that warm feeling that comes from discovering the perfect gift for someone we love. The excitement of taking it home, carefully wrapping it in paper and waiting impatiently for it to be opened. Seeing their...

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Summer Table Inspiration

  Soak up the sun and enjoy good company whether in your home or outside, with a beautifully styled table that celebrates the season and marks the beginning of brighter...

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Refresh Your Home for Summer

  Summer brings with it the promise of longer, warmer days. It is the season of alfresco dining; where we maximise the time spend outdoors while the weather holds out....

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A Sustainably Styled Home

  Styling a home with sustainable furniture and accessories can be as simple as making a few informed decisions about what you buy based on the material it’s made from, where...

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Caring for Your Nkuku Homeware & Furniture

  At Nkuku, we are careful to work with sustainable materials, whether it’s natural woods and eco-friendly crops, or recycled and reclaimed materials. We believe in longevity of design, creating...

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A Weekend in the Kitchen

  Fancy turning your hand to some home baking this weekend? Kick off your shoes, turn on some music and get creative in the kitchen.To accompany you we have the...

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The Nkuku Lifestyle Store & Café

Our Nkuku lifestyle store, nestles at the foot of rolling Devon hills, tucked away in the beautiful South ham’s countryside.  It was originally a farm yard of barns housing cattle...

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Meaningful Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is a celebration we whole heartedly support. Mum’s play such an important role in shaping so many aspects of life; they keep the show on the road, provide...

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Make Your Desk Space Beautifully Productive

  As the start of the New Year brings us back to our desks, it’s a good time to rethink the space where we work and create. Whether yours is...

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Black Friday, The Nkuku Way

As in previous years, we're donating to clean water charity FRANK Water during our Black Friday campaign. Many of the artisans who create our beautiful products are based in communities in India...

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Indoor Planting Tips for Autumn

As the summer season comes to a close its time to bring succulents and cacti inside. From September onwards reduce watering to minimum and encourage a period of rest by...

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Alfresco Dining

Summertime is all about getting outside and making the most of those long summer evenings. Styling an outside space whether it’s for alfresco dining, cocktails or just relaxing requires a...

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Father's Day Gift Guide

Father’s day gifts can be a bit of a conundrum but we think we have some of the answers. Our guide is a cross between a gift guide and an...

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Christmas Traditions: Festive Table

  Christmas is a time of year laden with nostalgic festive rituals that have been passed down for generations. It’s comforting to take part in these and feel connected to others, both around the world and who have come before us. The best traditions, however, are alive as well...

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7 Tips for Festive Flair

  No other time of year is as steeped in nostalgia as Christmas. From the family heirloom decorations that are lovingly unpacked from the attic each year, to the same...

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The Thoughtful Christmas Gift Guide

  For a more thoughtful gift this Christmas, explore our curated collection of unique artisan-made pieces that celebrate the beauty of handmade.We've been working on our 2018 Christmas collection for over...

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Christmas Gift Guide

At Nkuku we’re starting to get that niggling feeling that we should have really started our Christmas shopping by now. And whilst we’re all familiar with the old saying “It’s...

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Wedding Inspiration

Style the Perfect Summer Wedding Our summer wedding scene embraces a relaxed natural theme, we’ve selected artisan made pieces for the table that have organic and natural shapes befitting of...

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Spring Table Styling

Inspired by Spring gatherings with friends and family, we have created a stunning table scene that you can recreate at home. Treat your guests to delicately handmade chocolates and decorate...

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Eat Well This January

Discover two delicious seasonal recipes; perfect for weekends spent in the kitchen creating culinary delights for friends and family. HOMEMADE SOBA NOODLES WITHMISO ROASTED SQUASH AND EDAMAME BEANSSOBA NOODLE RECIPE...

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Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is all about giving but it can be hard to find gifts that offer something different. At Nkuku we are always trying to develop new products that tick all...

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Autumn Gatherings

The fruits of autumn blend golden hues and russet browns with the reflections of fire red autumn skies and the soft crunch of autumn leaves. These warm autumnal colours provide...

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Alfresco Recipes with Riverford

We’ve teamed up with our neighbours at Riverford Field Kitchen, to bring you two mouth-watering summer recipes, from their Spring/Summer cookbook. These dishes are perfect for alfresco entertaining and are...

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Summer Gatherings - Set the Scene

There’s a certain freedom that summer offers, the light evenings and warm days provide the perfect opportunity for gathering family and friends together, spending long lazy days in the garden...

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Travelling Elephant

It’s not every day that you ship a three tonne elephant across the Arabian Sea, through the Suez Canal, across the Mediterranean and finally down the M5 to Devon. Once...

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Salad Days

Summer feels only moments away with long alfresco lunches and evening suppers just around the corner. Head chef of the Riverford Field Kitchen James Dodd has kindly shared some mouth-watering...

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Happy and Healthy

We love the new Leon cookery book, Happy Salads. Chefs, Jane Baxter and John Vincent bring together 100 quick, healthy and delicious recipes from delectable southern Indian pulse salad to...

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Summer Dining

We’ve been eagerly awaiting the summer months at Nkuku. We’re excited about paddling in the sea, outdoor music festivals, and above all dining outdoors with friends. We think our collection...

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Cocktail Recipes (With an Indian Twist)

It’s nearly summer and that can only mean one thing, time for cocktails! We’ve put together a delicious selection with an Indian flavour.DIRTY MANGO LASSI 1 mango (peeled stoned and...

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Wedding Decoration

Looking for wedding inspiration? We’ve pulled together some beautiful pieces to help set the scene for the perfect day. As with most things we believe it’s all in the detail....

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Introducing Our Spring/Summer 16 Collection

Our new Spring Summer 2016 collection incorporates a broad array of new materials and astounding artisan skills across all categories from; table top, through to lighting and furniture. Here is...

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Food for Thought

To celebrate Fair Trade Fortnight we have curated our perfect fair trade breakfast. We have combined our own fair trade products with the skill and knowledge of chef and food...

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From Farm to Field

The leaves are changing, there’s a nip in the air, and autumn has arrived. It’s a great time to celebrate good food and drink and discover produce directly from the...

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Paris in Autumn

Autumn kicks off in Paris with the famous trade show Maison et Objet. It is essentially a trade only event but many Parisians take the opportunity to browse the show...

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The Boat Race - Against All Odds

The Nkuku team recently braved the high waters of the river Dart to raise money for local charities and community projects. The Longbow canoe festival has become an annual event...

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Exquisite Handmade Jewellery

We are very excited about the launch of our new jewellery collection. Each exquisite piece has been designed and handmade with such care. In keeping with Nkuku’s passion for natural...

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Travels in India

In April a few of the Nkuku team, Ali, myself and our children set off to India. The purpose of the trip was to host a conference and lunch for...

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