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Buying Lavender Sachets if you live in the UK.

Posted by Carol Ann van Blerk on

Thanks to Brexit buying things from France now seems a bit complicated but here is a breakdown of exactly how it works and what it costs according to the UK Gouvernment website https://www.gov.uk/goods-sent-from-abroad/tax-and-duty Before we go any further - Please do not ask me to mark an order as a Gift on the customs forms because it is illegal for me to do so. I hope this helps and makes things a little clearer and a little less daunting. UK Tax and duty You’ll be contacted by Royal Mail, Parcelforce or the courier company if you need to pay any...

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Packaging Perfected

Posted by Carol Ann van Blerk on

Packaging Perfected

I'm delighted to have found the perfect boxes for my Sachets - These make it easy to display and are perfect for gift giving - The Point of Sale Boxes will be available soon  and they take 3 of the larger boxes. For the Holiday Season I also have the Shiny Gold and Silver Boxes and the Paper Bags are ideal for ecommerce :)

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New Lavender

Posted by Carol Ann van Blerk on

New Lavender

I have just received the first delivery of the 2021 Lavender Crop and not only does it smell as beautiful as always but it is also very pretty :)

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Christmas is coming.....

Posted by Carol Ann van Blerk on

Christmas is coming.....

On my work table today - Making light Gold Lavender Sachets And then packaging them in the prettiest Golden Boxes :) These will make wonderful gifts for your Customers to buy or for you to your Special Customers as a Thank You for their support.

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Lavender Harvest July 2021

Posted by Carol Ann van Blerk on

Lavender Harvest July 2021

The Boot says it all really, it has been a very strange July, cool and wet as opposed to very hot and dry - Great for our lawns and vegetable patches but a bit complicated for the Lavender Harvest.  Marie-Helen usually organises a wonderful weekend when friends and family rally around to harvest her Lavender, good food and good company make for a wonderful few days, BUT this year the weather has really put a spanner in the works and the harvest is happening on a piecemeal basis as and when the very unseasonable rain allows.   The Lavender used...

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