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Turn your garden into a bird watching haven with Nutscene®

We are delighted to say that it is finally starting to feel like Spring at Nutscene. The sun is out and we can faintly hear the birds tweeting away!  This Blog will be discussing our favourite UK birds and how you can help them over the coming year. We have an array of tips, from favourite foods, nesting preferences to their ideal landscapes.    Bird Care Kit - Made from Recycled Yoghurt Pots Love the sounds of little birds tweeting away? Check out our Bird Care Kit. Having a fat ball/bird cake feeder is a great way of attracting birds to your garden and ensures birds in your area remain fit and healthy. The bird cake kit contains a cake mould...

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Raffia - From Madagascar to Scotland

From Madagascar with Love   Nutscene not only specialise in jute twines - but we also import a vast range of Raffia from Madagascar! But what is Raffia? Well the short answer is... Raffia is a natural wonder! Raffia is a natural fibre and is commonly used in the UK in crafting projects, twines, ropes, shoes, hats and other textiles. The Fibre itself is created from the underside of the frond leaf. Also known as Raffia Palm, this native to Madagascar possesses large plume-like leaves that are utilised within a variety of industries and is a major part of the south Asian economy. The tree has been said to harness over 800 uses, with the leaves used in thatching, construction,...

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