Botanist Gin

We are, as those keen followers of Modern Mint will know, a little bit excited about British gin. One of …



Nose Tickler

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What the hell is a nose tickler??!!??!! Don’t panic. Let Modern Mint explain….   A nose tickler is a brand new product we are now showcasing at Modern Mint. It is hand made in the UK and each and every single one is different – different woods are used, as well as different finishes (some are with bark, some are without.) The only part that stays the same is that the tickling part of the nose tickler is made of pure bristle. All natural baby…   We found out about the nose tickler a little while ago, when we did …



Gifts for Difficult People

Need a gift for someone and they are just so difficult to buy for? We all have a family member, friend or colleague like it – they give you no clues as to what they might like, no ideas for what they might need and appreciate, no signs for something that might just make them smile come Christmas. They are, all in all, a difficult one to buy for. This is where Modern Mint can come in and help you. Gifts for Difficult People – wildlife/outdoorsy types If they love nature and being outside, we definitely have ideas to help …



Hygge Essentials by Modern Mint

Autumn has officially begun, with the evenings drawing in earlier its time to get ‘hygge’! That’s right – here at Modern Mint HQ we are all into adopting the Danish concept of all things cosy and making the ordinary things in life beautiful and warming. Embracing Hygge Today we fully embraced it. After a few longs weeks and weekends of working at either shows or with our garden design and topiary work, today was finally a day off. So what did we do? It started with a fantastic brunch. Scrambled eggs (always a winner) with wilted kale seasoned by chilli, …