13 Days of Haft2 Halloween Day 3

Whether you’re having a Halloween gathering or hanging out on your own, music is always necessary. Check out the Haft2 team’s playlist on Spotify! https://spoti.fi/3AVMcfm

13 Days of Haft2 Halloween Day 2

Looking for a spooktacular game to play that features the Jacks? Why not try Witches Whist! Whist is the 19th century ancestor of Bridge. It’s less complicated, though, and is a perfect game for four on a cold autumn night. Download a copy of the rules or see them below        

13 Days of Haft2 Halloween Day 1

This year’s theme is the Deck of Haunted Halls (Bwa-ha-ha-ha-ha) which features our beautifully spooky deck of cards. Keep an eye on our social media or keep checking our blog to find ghoulish games to play with your family and friends, as well as some devilishly yummy cocktail recipes and bewitching backgrounds for your Zoom View full post

2021 Haft2COLOUR Calendar Project – October

Wenge Pumpkins and turkey and leaves, oh my! October has some of the tastiest and most colourful moments of the year, so it’s one of our favourite months. So, this October, while you’re gazing at brilliantly coloured leaves and scarfing down pie, get to know wenge. It’s a lovely coppery dark-brown shade, named for the View full post

2021 Haft2COLOUR Calendar Project – September

Glaucous Back-to-school craziness, summer cottages closing up, and the first fall colours appearing. Yes, it’s September. The last of summer. On the upside, it’s harvest time! Grocery store bins overflow with the bounty of the season, rich purple plums and grapes . . . But wait! Some of them look dusty. Less purple. What is View full post

2021 Haft2COLOUR Calendar Project – August

Outer Space August – lazy, endless summer days. Sirius will rise in the night sky to announce the arrival of the dog days of summer. Maybe sleeping out under the stars is a brilliant plan when the Perseids meteor shower hits its peak. Need an inspiring colour for all that stargazing? Then it’s time for View full post

2021 Haft2COLOUR Calendar Project – July

Eburnean July is here! The height of summer in the Northern Hemisphere. Time for iced drinks and cool clothes . . . Lemonade. White cotton. Spill a bit of that lemon on that pure white? You might get eburnean! “I might get what?” Eburnean – from Latin eburneus, of or made from ivory – is View full post

2021 Haft2COLOUR Calendar Project – June

Obsidian Ah, June! Long days and short nights. Towards month’s end, soon after the summer solstice, the last supermoon of the year will glow in an obsidian sky. Obsidian! What a great name for a colour! It’s not merely another name for black. Taking its name from the semi-precious volcanic glass – which isn’t always, View full post

2021 Haft2COLOUR Calendar Project – May

Gamboge It’s May at last! The first long weekend of the season will soon arrive. The clock is ticking on the last frost date. Mother’s Day is coming. Is the excitement of it all overwhelming? This month, Haft2 Colour Calendar brings you a colour that just might calm overwrought nerves – gamboge. Extracted from the View full post

2021 Haft2COLOUR Calendar Project – April

Heliotrope This lovely shade of violet is named for the flower heliotrope – Heliotropium arborescens – of the borage family. While April is too early to see actual heliotropes in bloom, the bright cheer of the colour makes us think of spring and Easter and basking in the warmth of the season to come. Printable View full post