Welcome to the Harts of Stur Blog

Welcome to the Harts of Stur Blog. We are a family-run cookware and kitchenware company based in the beautiful North Dorset town of Sturminster Newton (that’s where the ‘Stur’ part of our name comes from!). Our store, as well as being packed full of wonderful cookware, also stocks a wide range of clothing, hardware, decorating […]

Let’s talk Christmas with… Jenna

Talking Christmas Blog Circulon Cookware

Welcome to the fourth instalment of fun festive questions that we are asking our team here at Harts of Stur. Today it’s the turn of customer service advisor Jenna to reveal if she’s finished her Christmas shopping and what her top Christmas tip is. Name: Jenna. Role/Job Title: Customer Service Advisor What item on our website […]

Let’s talk Christmas with… Kiri from customer services

Talking Christmas Blog Alice in Wonderland

Welcome to the third instalment of fun festive questions that we are asking our team here at Harts of Stur. Today it’s the turn of Kiri, one of our customer services team to reveal who cooks the Christmas dinner at home and what were the best, and worst, presents she’s received! Name: Kiri Cavendish. Role/Job Title: […]

Let’s talk Christmas with…. Laura G

Talking Christmas Blog Global Knives Feature Image

Welcome to the second instalment of fun festive questions that we are asking our team here at Harts of Stur. Today it’s the turn of Laura G, one of our customer services team to reveal what her Christmas present wrapping skills are like and what tips she has to survive the hectic festive period! Name: […]

Let’s talk Christmas with… Clare

Talking Christmas Spiralizer

We don’t need much of an excuse to get into the Christmas spirit here at Harts of Stur. Our shop is full of lovely decorations and gift ideas. We have some amazing Christmas trees for sale in our garden shop and the first job of each morning in the run up to the big day […]

Will you be taking part in Stir-Up Sunday?

Stir-Up Sunday Feature Image

Will you be taking part in Stir-Up Sunday this weekend? It’s a tradition that stretches back to Victorian times. Entire families would congregate in the kitchen to mix up a Christmas pudding ahead of the big day. Stir-Up Sunday takes place on the Sunday before Advent. This year it will take place on Sunday 26th November. Origins […]

Halloween Cookie Treats

Halloween-Cookie-Featured-Image

Halloween is by far one of my favourite Autumn events. As the darkness arrives earlier each day, I like to bake delicious treats and cook heart warming meals. Days gone by I would always make sure I had my Pumpkin scooped out and carved with an intricate design. Illuminating my window sill, it would let […]

Using the Wish List on the Harts of Stur Website

Wish List Feature Image

You now have an option of creating a Wish List on our website. This function is ideal for weddings, birthdays, kitting out a new home… the list is endless! This blog provides information on how to set it up, add, remove, update products and how to purchase from it. Creating a Wish List In order […]

Val’s Cheese Scones

Val-Cheese-Featured-Image

The Sturminster Newton Cheese Festival is this weeked, many of us will be tasting and buying cheese by the bagful! But what are you going to do with your freshly purchased cheese? Luckily Val Stones, contestant from The Great British Bake Off 2016 has provided us with this delicious Cheese Scones recipe. You can use your […]

The Mousetrap Theatre – La Fosse

The Mousetrap Theatre Mark Hartstone

Harts of Stur are proud to be sponsoring the Mousetrap theatre at the Sturminster Newton Cheese Festival for the third year running. We have a great line up of demonstrations including great chefs featuring delicious recipes, baking fun for the kids and professional masterclasses in wine-making, butchery and curing to name but a few. In the build […]

The Mousetrap Theatre – Something Else Fishy

The-Mousetrap-Martyn-Else

Harts of Stur are proud to be sponsoring the Mousetrap theatre at the Sturminster Newton Cheese Festival for the third year running. We have a great line up of demonstrations including great chefs featuring delicious recipes, baking fun for the kids and professional masterclasses in wine-making, butchery and curing to name but a few. In the build […]