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Top 5 Tips for Staying in a Shepherd’s Hut

Top 5 Tips for Staying in a Shepherd’s Hut

Summer is soon approaching, which means at Blackdown Shepherd Huts, we are ready to sit back and enjoy the Summer plans we are creating, including a possible stay in a shepherd’s hut! If you are planning to stay in a shepherd’s hut this summer, we thought a few of our...

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Our Top Tips for Show Season

Our Top Tips for Show Season

Now the April showers have brought out the May flowers, the Blackdown Shepherd Huts calendar ticks over to another, and very exciting month – it is show season. This month, we are at two shows: Royal Windsor Horse Show (2nd - 5th May 2024) and Badminton Horse Trials...

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Ways to thrive this Spring

Ways to thrive this Spring

As the world wakes up from its slumber, Spring serves as a seasonal reminder for us to thrive and grow, just as the world around us joins on this journey. As Spring is now in full bloom, we have collated our favourite ways to thrive this season. Thrive in Space We all...

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Meet our brand new Sauna and Ice Plunge Deck

Meet our brand new Sauna and Ice Plunge Deck

For the past 18 months, our very own Will began a chilling journey of plunging into an ice bath every single day for 5 minutes. He found that starting the day an ice bath calms the mind and can help ease aches and pains over the body. After some time, and revisiting...

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The beauty in colour

The beauty in colour

Building a shepherd’s hut is just the start of a very exciting journey with us at Blackdown Shepherd Huts; the journey is as much about you choosing what you need, where your hut will live and even the little touches such as the paint colour or wallpaper that is...

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Expand your Space, Expand your Mind

Expand your Space, Expand your Mind

The way to expand your day-to-day space is to look beyond the four walls of normalcy, to discover ways of increasing your space without losing the intimacy of the moment. Here at Blackdown Shepherd Huts, we want you to be able to unleash those mindset shackles that...

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A Versatile Space

A Versatile Space

It is no surprise that we love shepherd huts and how versatile they can be. From the initial concepts in design to being able to fully realise and create that perfect dream space, there is a lot of beauty in the freedom of personalisation and vision. This is the...

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Meet The Makers – Tom Raffield

Meet The Makers – Tom Raffield

Our "Makers" series continues with a look at Tom Raffield. A brand we've been delighted to showcase with their lighting range. Why not read below to find out a little more about Tom...   Tom Raffield - Leaders in Steam Bending Wood Tom, a graduate in 3D...

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The Makers – Rough Old Glass

The Makers – Rough Old Glass

Embracing an Aged Appearance Here at Blackdown Shepherd Huts, we've long been delighted about discovering products or solutions from creatives that would sit perfectly in our huts. Either aesthetically or functionally, Rough Old Glass is a wonderful example of a brand...

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Introducing the Blackdown Fusion Brace Hut

Introducing the Blackdown Fusion Brace Hut

Our first Brace shepherd hut arrived in the Display Garden in 2016 and since thentwo further display huts have been in occupation. Each time, we’ve pushed thebrace concept a bit further, with the second design being a family brace and then anoutdoor bathroom brace,...

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