Category: Blog

Blog and latest news from Juul at Home, lifestyle store and online home accessories shop.

save our uk high street

Please buy ‘just a card’ and save our UK High Street.

Dear UK Shoppers, we need your help to save our UK High Street. I hadn’t intended to write this post, but a number of issues have happened recently that has compelled me to write and help save our UK High Street. The shops and small businesses of Ilfracombe and other UK towns are struggling. I own Juul at Home in North Devon and I’ve been trading for just over two years. Like me, many of […]

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happy diwali 2018

Happy Diwali 2018

Happy Diwali 2018 from Juul at Home! Diwali is one of the most celebrated festivals in India, falling on the New Moon, which, this year was on November 7th. The festivities continue over five days, beginning with Dhanteras and ending with Bhai Dooj. On the third day, celebrations see the participation of people exchanging greetings, gifts and wonderful food with loved ones and families. Everyone partaking also furnishes their homes with bright decorations and lights […]

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Sunday in Ilfracombe

What to do on a Sunday in Ilfracombe?

We all love a laid-back weekend, but what is there to do on a Sunday in Ilfracombe? If you’re visiting, you’ve probably only got just a few days in this North Devon lazy seaside town and you’ll want to make the most of your time. The trouble is, whilst the beaches and harbour are lovely places to visit, what if its raining, or you’re frankly fed up with sand? The good news is, whilst Ilfracombe […]

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Juul at Home Devon

Store Tour: Juul at Home opens its new Devon Shop

Heading to North Devon? Today, Juul at Home opened the doors of its new Ilfracombe store. Nestled in the historical, harbour-bound Fore Street of this seaside town, the new shop has more than a few surprises behind its windows. If you thought its previous premises were gorgeous, get ready, because Juul at Home’s new dwelling just may be the fairest in the South West land! Featuring the recently renovated curved windowed property, complete with high […]

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father's day gifts

Father’s Day Gifts Mastered – The Ultimate Guide

Father’s Day Gifts are so easy to find in Ilfracombe, North Devon. They’re our support, our go-to DIY expert and (more often than not) our bank too, so they certainly deserve a special day each year totally dedicated to them. Who are we talking about? Our dads, step-dads or grandfathers of course! The UK’s Father’s Day is coming soon – 17th June 2018 to be precise. So we’ve curated a little guide of unusual and […]

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Find a home gift shop in Ilfracombe

As well as being online, Juul at Home has a lovely high street gift shop in Ilfracombe in North Devon.  The gift store offers a wide selection of greetings cards, wrapping paper and furniture, in addition to the home and lifestyle products you can find here on the website.  We pride ourselves on providing friendly, personal service to each and every customer. Whilst it might seem a little daunting to come in, we really do […]

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Butter Dish

Looking for a unique mother’s day gift for the picky lady in your life?

Looking for a unique mother’s day gift for the picky lady in your life? Are you breaking out in a cold sweat at the mere thought of having to find a suitable present? Fear not, Juul at Home, online and in Ilfracombe, Devon, is on hand to help. We’ve put together some of our favourite pieces from retro and new brands, starting at under £10. Ceramic and concrete planters You really can’t go wrong with […]

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Socks! Look Again; Check Out the Most Unique Men’s Christmas gifts EVER

Congratulations social media addict and Internet surfer, you have just found the ideal place to discover the most unique men’s Christmas gifts for 2017. Stocking fillers, secret santa, men gifts under a tenner…help! Relax! Here are some fabulous pressies for that hard to buy for fella…it’s literally in the bag! Here at Juul at Home we’ve curated the most unusual, unique, and different gifts for any man this festive season. Let’s take a peak… Jones […]

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Ilfracombe Art Trail

Help! Just days to go until the Ilfracombe Art Trail

Well, for those of you who don’t know, as well as running JUUL at Home, I also paint paintings.  Big oil canvases, mostly of local seascapes and our gorgeous Ilfracombe and North Devon surroundings.   Sometimes, despite the stress, I also exhibit these paintings, but I have to admit, for me, the nerves are on a par of standing in Ilfracombe High Street naked, with a sign on my head saying ‘laugh’. Several months ago, I […]

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70's Thermos Flask

A 70’s Thermos Flask Short of a Picnic

The 70’s Thermos Flask. Brings back memories doesn’t it? Olive canvas camping, all things orange nylon , plus some teatime sandwiches in Tupperware boxes, cups of Bovril, the Bush radio blasting out Radio 1 and a Curly Wurly. The Thermos flask has actually been around for quite a while – in fact it’s now well over 100 years old!   It was developed, as a vacuum flask, by Sir James Dewar in 1892 to help with […]

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