Monthly Archives: June 2012

Signatures, Destruction and Graffiti….

So 276 days after I first viewed the premises, 198 days since we submitted a planning application, and 108 days since planning permission was granted we have finally signed the lease!

Our builders are due to start on Monday but before they arrive we thought we would get on with some of the labouring, in particular taking down stud walls to open up the back of the building to more light. Continue reading

Coffee Sack Chair

Heather Linnett at Eclectic Chair doesn’t mess about and has completed my egg style chair project in double quick time. So, here are some photos of the finished article – just the small matter of building a café to house it now!! Continue reading

Introducing LimeLace

Today I met with fellow new business owner and brains behind Harrogate’s newest interior design company LimeLace – Sam King. We were meeting to see if we could help each other out. Continue reading

Designing the Interior

We are closing inch by inch on finally agreeing the lease for the café, it should be signed any day now. In the meantime we have been thinking about the interior and how we would like it to look. Continue reading

Jubilee Weekend in Harrogate

The stray played host to the Northern StrEats a street food collective that offered a diverse collection of foods offered from mobile catering units. Continue reading