That’s right, the Christmas trees have arrived! It really does feel like the festive season is here once the trees are filling the shop with their amazing smell. Now we can officially start decorating and preparing the home for Christmas, surely the best bit?!
Oh, and for some tips about buying your tree [...]
Hello! It’s been a while, not through want of trying but every time i sit down to write a post i’m inevitably distracted with orders, delivery’s and the minor job of transforming our Ice Cream parlour into a festive wonderland, which is no mean feet i can tell you! So we have indeed opened our [...]
We seem to have fast forwarded to Autumn somehow but here at The Original Pop Up Shop we thought it a good time to pause and reflect on the summer before we hurtle towards Christmas, eek!
Well, what a summer it’s been, if we can call it that. The main topic on everyone’s lips, besides the Jubilee [...]
Hello and a happy new year to you all! We are very late with our new year post but we have been thoroughly enjoying having a little time off! Christmas was a very busy time as you can imagine but we had the most fun and are so thrilled at how [...]
Hello there! We figure lots of people will be buying there Christmas trees this weekend, although i know some of you have yours already, but we thought it would be useful to give some handy hints about buying and caring for your tree this Christmas…. Fresh is Best! Ensure your tree is [...]
Phew, what a week it’s been here at The Original Pop Up Shop HQ. With the shop launch last Saturday we have been super busy playing shop and we’re having so much fun! We had a lovely time, meeting lots of our customers and for most of the day our little shop was packed to [...]
Hello, hello! Are we looking forward to the weekend? We have our first Christmas market to attend so we certainly are! Hope to share some pictures next week. We’ve also been busy busy this week packing up orders for our lovely customers and also trying to get some prep done for the shop opening, only [...]
So, this weekend I set about making my first Christmas pudding. I chose a recipe that requires leaving the pudding in a dark corner and feeding with alcohol regularly, this way it feels like I’ve worked harder for it!
The recipe was actually really easy to make – just putting all the dry [...]
Firstly, huge apologies to anyone that visited our website today and couldn’t see all of our product images. We experienced some kind of techno hitch but thankfully it is all sorted, phew! Thank you to our lovely customers Bea and Harry for letting us know and to Rare Company for being absolute stars and getting [...]
Hello there, how are you? We’re very excited here at HQ, as the magazines Christmas issues are now on the shelves and we are lucky enough to be featured in quite a few! Here are a some of our products in Good Homes magazine. Thanks to Emma for thinking of us…spot our