Category Archives: Recommended by TheBigForest

Arthur’s Maiden Voyage

The papers have been full of news of Arthur Heeler Frood..

Arthur’s Maiden Voyage

The papers have been full of news of Arthur Heeler Frood..

TheBigForest in the US and Canada. Lost (and found) in translation

The US and Canadian copy of our book final arrived in TheBigForest hut. We knew the text would be tweaked but it’s been interesting reading. TheBigForest hut in the forest overlooking Brighton Pier – with its amusement arcades and fish

TheBigForest in the US and Canada. Lost (and found) in translation

The US and Canadian copy of our book final arrived in TheBigForest hut. We knew the text would be tweaked but it’s been interesting reading. TheBigForest hut in the forest overlooking Brighton Pier – with its amusement arcades and fish

Wales: Time for tea

A recipe for Welsh Cakes comes later, but for a moment let us pause in 1888. A Welsh Tea, Machynlleth, 1888 Tea-time was fixed for 4 o’clock, because our only possible return train started at 5, and it would never

Wales: Time for tea

A recipe for Welsh Cakes comes later, but for a moment let us pause in 1888. A Welsh Tea, Machynlleth, 1888 Tea-time was fixed for 4 o’clock, because our only possible return train started at 5, and it would never

The Gentlemen’s Outfitter

There was a time when every British high street had a gentlemens outfitter. Now they are a dying breed. Dying? Almost dead actually. Suits, tweed jackets, blazers, old regimental ties, caps and Trilby hats, checked viyella shirts, formal shirts, white

The Gentlemen’s Outfitter

There was a time when every British high street had a gentlemens outfitter. Now they are a dying breed. Dying? Almost dead actually. Suits, tweed jackets, blazers, old regimental ties, caps and Trilby hats, checked viyella shirts, formal shirts, white

Vintage shoes

We have, in the past, had women in our life who loved shoes (and bags but that is another story). We were in the design section of the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and we came across these 60’s shoes that

Vintage shoes

We have, in the past, had women in our life who loved shoes (and bags but that is another story). We were in the design section of the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and we came across these 60’s shoes that

A Muse for Life

We were delighted when Kristina from Decor art uk contacted about being featured in their on-line magazine A Muse for Life. If you want to find out a bit more about TheBigForest do have a read and there are lots

A Muse for Life

We were delighted when Kristina from Decor art uk contacted about being featured in their on-line magazine A Muse for Life. If you want to find out a bit more about TheBigForest do have a read and there are lots