Category Archives: Christmas

Gorgeously Golden Spiced Fruit Cake Recipe by Nigella

With the festive season right around the corner, now is the perfect time to get baking. People often wonder why we make Christmas cakes so far in advance, the answer is simple, just like a fine man wine, they get better with age. Bake them in October for a deliciously moist and rich fruit cake. […]

Don’t let Season’s Eatings Get You Down This Year

It’s no secret that most of us gain a few extra pounds, along with presents, around the Christmas season, and who can really blame us? I mean, have you been into your local Starbucks recently? In the pre-holiday times, our beloved coffee house pumps us full with PSLs (that’s pumpkin spice lattes if you were […]

Silver Mushroom’s Stocking Fillers for Under £20

Stocking Fillers

I’m sure that a few of you can relate when I say that Christmas is both my favourite and least favourite time of year. Don’t panic, I’m not going full Grinch mode, I still get ridiculously over excited when I see my local supermarket stocking mince pies and brussels sprouts. The one and only thing that […]

Industrial Kitchen Trends: Our Love Affair with Shades of Copper and Grey

As retailers of awesome kitchen ware, here at Silver Mushroom there is always a bit of a buzz in the office when it comes to finding out the latest kitchen trends and seeing the new products launched in conjunction with these. I have to confess I do have a nasty (and by nasty, I mean […]

Kilner: Our top 5 products from our favourite brand

The last two years have been busy ones for the Kilner brand, both with their much loved and cherished traditional glass clip top jars (which have seen a major comeback in the kitchen recently, and are featured in every home magazine and cooking programme in existence) and also with their new products launches that just […]

New Fine Bone China Mugs from Hudsons

Our collection of fine bone china mugs from Hudsons England have long been best sellers of ours, and so we get ourselves all excited every time new stock arrives here at Silver Mushroom headquarters! Manufactured on home turf, in Stoke on Trent by potters who know, quite frankly, everything there is to know about pottery, […]

Top 10 Essential Winter Kitchen Items

One of the things I love the most about winter, aside from open fires and woolly jumpers, is the food. Nothing beats coming home to a delicious home cooked meal on a cold wintery day. Hearty stews, succulent roasts, tasty casseroles, a home cooked pie or a lovely big bowl of hot soup. When it’s […]

NEW! Hudson and Middleton Fine China Mugs

We’ve added some new, fun designs to the Hic Haec Hoc collection of Hudson and Middleton fine china mugs. The Hic Haec Hoc collection offers an exclusive combination of amusing statements with stylish graphics from a brand new designer that fuses a witty combination of classic and contemporary innovation. A lot of their designs are […]

Top 10 Home Made Kilner Christmas Gifts

Saving a bit of money is always a welcome thought towards the end of the year, and making your own Christmas gifts can be a very thoughtful way of saving some pennies and offering something completely different and unique. The Kilner jar lends itself brilliantly to home made Christmas gifts, as it is so versatile, […]

Top 10 Reasons to Buy a Nespresso Citiz and Milk

Any lover of coffee will know, there are a million different ways to make the “perfect” cup of coffee, and a minefield of machines, gadgets and techniques, all designed to help you enhance your coffee and make it that little bit more of treat, without nipping out to your local coffee shop and having it […]