I have driven past this shop a million times, but never really thought about stopping and going inside for a look. However there was something in the window that caught my sisters eye the other day so we decided to make the effort go and visit.
The shop is The Furniture Workshop on Shirley High Street – www.thefurnitureworkshopgb.co.uk.
It really is a fantastic shop (I’m not a fan of their website, so don’t be put off by that!). It’s huge and sells a wide range of furniture and nic-naks. I think I could spend hours wandering around there! There’s a large downstairs and upstairs area and the staff are all very helpful and friendly. I’m not at the stage of buying large items yet, but when I am I will be sure to give them another visit.
As they say on their website:
I couldn’t leave empty-handed, so ended up buying this lovely, cast iron cream painted cookery book holder: