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Growing North Yorkshire store Simply Dutch has gone in for a spot of Animal Magic – with a taste of Africa mixed in. Simply Dutch, which recently embarked on an expansion programme at its Leeming Bar site near Northallerton, is selling a range of quirky items, including benches designed on elephant and rhino themes. Simply […]

Shop continues its expansion

Growing North Yorkshire business Simply Dutch has embarked on an expansion programme that includes a new display area and a new hairdressing salon for customers at its Leeming Bar shop, near Northallerton. Simply Dutch, which has been trading since 2003, is well known for selling an eclectic range of items, ranging from paintings and ornaments to furniture. […]

Enjoying the very best of art

Do you sometimes admire the great works of art but feel sad that you can never own them? Then think again because we work with Gallery Versatile, who can give you the next best thing. Simply Dutch stocks many amazing works of art and have worked with Gallery Versatile for some time, selling their stunning […]

We’re bang on trend

At Simply Dutch, we like to keep up with trends and particularly popular at the moment are velvet Chesterfields, sofas and chairs, which have proved a hit with our customers. We have also noticed that, following the 2008 recession, there was a move towards people ‘making do and mend’ and that has led to the […]

Creating the magic

Ever visited the magical Forbidden Corner tourist attraction near Leyburn in the Yorkshire Dales and marvelled at the quirky items that create its unique atmosphere? Simply Dutch helped create the look, providing many of the distinctive features, giving the attraction an atmosphere which creates memories for visitors young and old. If you like what you […]

A quirky welcome

Ever visited The Staveley Arms at North Stainley near Ripon and admired the quirky decor? Simply Dutch is proud to have helped create the look, providing many of the unique and quirky features, furniture and rugs. If you like what you see, contact us to see how we can give your home or business something […]

Now that’s magic

We like a bit of stardust at Simply Dutch and over the years we have had plenty of celebrity customers. The sadly missed magician Paul Daniels was a big friend of Simply Dutch for many years, as has been 1966 England World Cup hero Jackie Charlton and outrageous comedian Roy ‘Chubby’ Brown. Lord McAlpine purchased […]

A quirky welcome

Ever visited Rockliffe Hall hotel, near Darlington, and been struck by the quirky items that greet you? Simply Dutch is proud to have supplied all the outdoor elements at the front of the hotel, including the central Stone Obelisk, and many of the interior features, including the two stunning bronze dogs, Rocky and Cliff! If […]

Customers seek out local products

Brexit may have caused a lot of uncertainty in the business community but Simply Dutch is feeling the benefit of a switch to local products by customers looking closer to home. With the ‘Rustic’ look becoming increasingly more fashionable, we need to import less from abroad and, through sourcing locally, can keep our prices low. […]

North Yorkshire store records best ever sale

A North Yorkshire business has reported a record start to the new year with its best-ever January sale. Simply Dutch, based at Leeming Bar near Northallerton, sells an eclectic range of items, ranging from paintings and furniture to ornaments. Jason Hadlow, Managing Director, said: “This has been our best sale ever, up 20 per cent […]