our blog

Win the perfect mother’s day present!

Friday 10th March, 2017

You could make a very happy Mother with a gorgeous bouquet of scented, English country flowers from Common Farm Flowers in Somerset, paired with a classic, blue-striped Cornishware jar (which doubles up perfectly as a vase).  Common Farm Flowers are always grown in the UK, and at this time of year full of delicious spring... Read more »

Up the Imps!

Wednesday 8th March, 2017

A shop in Lincoln has been showing its support for Lincoln City FC with a special personalised Cornishware mug which, like the club itself, has been surprising everyone! Amy Claridge and Steve Rowland run The Artisan Maker which has retail premises in Lincoln’s Cathedral Quarter. Steve, a lifelong Lincoln City FC supporter, noticed that the... Read more »

Country Living says that we are the perfect pressies for foodies

Monday 31st October, 2016

We are delighted that Country Living magazine recommended our mixing bowl as the perfect pressie for foodies. The mixing bowls now come in two sizes and are available in both red and blue.

What to do in Cornwall in the Spring

Friday 19th February, 2016

Did you know that Spring in Cornwall, whilst coming earlier than the rest of the country, doesn’t begin until all six Champion Magnolia Campbellii Trees, located across the county, have bloomed? Well, Spring has now sprung with the 6th tree blooming on 11th Feb! So we thought we’d share a few of our top tips... Read more »

Cornishware chocolate espresso mug cake

Thursday 11th February, 2016

We’re always looking for fun, alternative ways to use our stripey Cornishware and this Valentine’s day we couldn’t resist creating the ultimate chocolate espresso mug cake in our favourite 12oz red mug. But beware, whilst this cake is a chocoholics dream, it can be made in under 5 minutes… dangerous! Makes one 12oz Cornishware mug... Read more »

Delicious mince pie recipe

Monday 7th December, 2015

There’s nothing quite like a home-made mince pie and a lovely cuppa to give you that festive feeling and here at Cornishware we’ve been busy baking our favourite recipe from the lovely Jamie Oliver. We thought we’d share it with you so you can treat your friends and family. It is, of course, lovingly made... Read more »

The twists and tales of the Cornish Red range…

Thursday 20th August, 2015

By Iain Hambling, Historian and Archivist of T.G. Green. After a generation of the successful Cornish Blue, in 1959 T.G.Green readied themselves to match the continuing momentum of kitchen colour changes in homes across the UK. First to come out of the Church Gresley pottery was ‘Sunlit Yellow’, a colour that was not being produced... Read more »

Recognise these stripes?

Wednesday 21st January, 2015

We’ve been pleased as punch here a Cornishware HQ to have had our Cornishware Stripes turned into a beautiful oven by the lovely people over at Britannia Living. They can make an oven in any colour you wish. Just give them a swatch of colour and they can match it. We gave them a humble... Read more »

Rodda’s cornish scones recipe for the ideal cream tea

Tuesday 20th January, 2015

The lovely people at Rodda’s Cornish Clotted Cream have been making their gorgeous golden clotted cream since 1890 so they know a thing or two about what goes into the perfect scone. Best served hot with lashings of their clotted cream and a good dollop of jam. Time: 20 minutes Makes: 12 500g plain flour 15g baking... Read more »

Emilie and Philippe

Wednesday 29th October, 2014

The very lovely Emilie and Philippe have asked that their wedding list contain lots of lovely Cornishware – how romantic. Emilie and Philippe will get married in the Noorder church in the centre of Amsterdam, on 15th of November 2014. A great dinner and party will follow at an old factory a the Westergas factory in... Read more »