FOOD, FRIENDS AND SUNSHINE!
Relax in your garden
TLC FOR FABRICS FROM THE GHI
Help protect fabric from the elements with a universal fabric protector, such as those in the Fabsil range (grangers.co.uk).
Stains should be dealt with as soon as possible. Pre-treat with a biological liquid detergent solution, working into the stain with a soft brush. Rinse, then machine-wash following care instructions. Airdry and use a cool-to-medium iron to smooth wrinkles.
Cushions too big for the washing machine? Choose a sunny, warm day to do the cleaning and ensure they dry fully to prevent mildew.
Honeycomb paper-ball garland, from a selection; wooden box tray, £4.95; ice-cream tubs and spoons, from a selection, all Pipii. Vintage deckchair, from a selection, The Squash Court. Bespoke iced cake, from a selection, Sucre Coeur. Green milk-glass...