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10 of the Best Wellbeing Classes and Activities
10 of the Best Wellbeing Classes and Activities
15th May 2019

  Here at Restoration Yard, the word “restoration” isn’t only used to describe our beautiful buildings – we passionately believe in restoration of self too.   That’s why we created the Wellbeing Lab: a haven for emotional healing, rebalancing and renewing the self. With a variety of daily classes, one-off day retreats and bespoke one-to-one sessions, there […]

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NEW IN HOME: SCANDI DELIGHTS & BRIGHTS
8th May 2019

Have you explored our homeware collections recently? The store is *bursting* with colourful new textiles, crockery and accessories to brighten up your home for Spring/Summer.   In the words of our head of retail, Sisi Gibreel, “We are known for our quirky, colourful statement interiors that add whimsical accents to a home“. We took a […]

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NEW IN HOME: SCANDI DELIGHTS & BRIGHTS

SPRING/SUMMER ’19 MENSWEAR
SPRING/SUMMER ’19 MENSWEAR
1st May 2019

Who said menswear was all about the greige? Our menswear department has doubled in size this season, offering more clothing and accessories than ever before. Spring/Summer brings floral prints and pops of colour to make for a much more interesting wardrobe – happy days!   Sisi Gibreel, head of retail, explains:   “We’ve listened to […]

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VIDEO: SPRING/SUMMER ’19 FASHION SHOW
18th April 2019

Take your front row seat… On 28th March, we welcomed the new season in style with our Spring/Summer fashion show, showcasing our incredible new collections while also raising money for Make 2nds Count.   We had a fantastic evening meeting our lovely customers and cooing over all the exciting Spring/Summer collections. A big thank you […]

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VIDEO: SPRING/SUMMER ’19 FASHION SHOW

SPRING/SUMMER ’19 NOW IN STORE
SPRING/SUMMER ’19 NOW IN STORE
17th April 2019

It’s all about print… A new season of fabulous fashion has finally arrived in the Store and we couldn’t be more excited to share our favourite pieces with you!   We’re loving the plethora of print and colours for Spring/Summer ’19 – fresh greens, soft blues and pops of brights from coral pinks to zings […]

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MOTHER’S DAY || i-on Magazine’s Amanda Southey Chooses Her Top 10 Gifts
12th March 2019

  Mum, we love you! . . . and with Mother’s Day fast approaching, we’re on the hunt to find the perfect Mother’s Day gifts to show the special women in our lives just how much we appreciate them.   To help inspire us, we invited i-on magazine‘s very own yummy mummy, Amanda Southey, to scour […]

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MOTHER’S DAY || i-on Magazine’s Amanda Southey Chooses Her Top 10 Gifts

MEET NEW HEAD CHEF COLIN HALLIDAY
MEET NEW HEAD CHEF COLIN HALLIDAY
6th March 2019

With a CV including stints at Gleneagles, Edinburgh’s The Caledonian Hotel and as Nick Nairn’s executive head chef, Colin Halliday arrives at Restoration Café with as much pedigree as the produce he cooks. We caught up with the new head chef at Restoration Café to discuss passion, produce and provenance…  FIVE MINUTE INTERVIEW: COLIN HALLIDAY […]

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OUR TOP 10 GIFTS FOR VALENTINE’S DAY
7th February 2019

For the magpie… These exquisite fine jewellery pieces by London designer Alex Monroe are high at the top of every woman’s wish list this year. Each and every intricately crafted piece is inspired by nature and we’re particularly fond of the dainty bumble bee collections (hint hint).     For the mixologist Toast your romance […]

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OUR TOP 10 GIFTS FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

11 QUIRKY REASONS TO TOAST ROBERT BURNS ON 25th JANUARY
11 QUIRKY REASONS TO TOAST ROBERT BURNS ON 25th JANUARY
22nd January 2019

 The Scot was the first person to ever feature on a commemorative bottle of Coca Cola. Legendary artist Bob Dylan revealed that ‘A Red, Red Rose’ by Burns is his source of greatest creative inspiration. It is claimed that Michael Jackson’s smash hit Thriller was inspired by the Tam O’Shanter poem. One of Burns most […]

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WELLBEING || How to do self-care at Christmas
12th December 2018

Self-care Christmas? It’s a time of joy, family and a whole heap of expectation – how can we do self-care at Christmas? Indeed, it is one of the most stress-filled times of the year for many of us. Self-care is essential to survive that Christmas stress says Jen Wood, our Wellbeing Lab manager & therapist […]

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WELLBEING || How to do self-care at Christmas