ISSUE 31  |  Southwestern Style

Outdoors: Sophie Conran Gardening Tools for Burgon and Ball

August 04, 2011 5:35 PM

BY Sarah Lonsdale

Sophie Conran collaborated with venerable British company Burgon and Ball, in business since 1730, on her new line of gardening tools. Conran's pieces feature a larger grip (designed specifically with women in mind), a solid brass ferrule, and a waxed beech wood handle; the line is available from The Cook's Kitchen.

Above: Sophie Conran Trowel; £13.95.

Above: Sophie Conran Fork; £13.95.

Above: Sophie Conran Weeder; £13.95.

Above: Sophie Conran Potting Sieve; £15.95.

Above: Sophie Conran Dibber for planting seeds and bulbs; $13.95.