Shed of the Year 2009 and the winner is …. The Kite Cabin

After thousands of public votes the shed judges have made their decision. The Winner of Shed of the Year 2009 is the wonderful The Kite Cabin – created by sheddie Steven Harwood from West Wales. At 5 metres square,I designed it in my head and built it myself. Because it is on a very steep…

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Shed of the year 2009 : The Finalists announced

The winner has been announced and its the Kite Cabin……… You voted in your thousands and me and the sheddies thank you. Well here are the sheds that made it to the final list, now its up to our judges to vote on their favorites and they winner will be announced during shed week 2009!…

For those who voted – we salute you.

Well the voting for Shed of the Year 2009 is now over, many many thanks for all the sheddies who took part this year with new sheds, and the sheddies who shared their sheds in the past and added new images for this years competition, its great to see how you have pimped your sheds…

Just Sheds : Fathers Day Shed’s

Dads are the corner stone of the shed world, be it me, a grandads allotment giving inspiration, the punks not dads or shedworking dads like Alex, we all love a shed as a retreat. So here are some Dad’s Sheds for you.. to vote on as Fathers Day is the last day to vote for…

Last Week to vote for Shed of the year 2009

Just over 3300 votes for the sheds and we have a week left thanks sheddies, so the rest of you get voting Here Also here is the Shed Week Calendar of events in a google calendar If you have any special events happening for Shed Week, are you drinking in your sheds with your mates,…

Just Sheds : Scrap Sheds

Shed recycled from Scraps – you eco sheddies you. Home from home. Mick Theaker Outpost 75 Jez Whitworth SMINE Peter tiki hut mikey b bike shed ron Alien sanctuary. Bob Phillipart

Just Sheds: Random Sheds

wooden workshops tina Honeycomb Retreat Robert Frith Office full of sheds Martin van der Linden Mission Hut Martin Ellis The Shed Steve my shed chris chandler Bodger’s Paradise Steve Boston The Shed Derek Pitt

Just sheds: Random Sheds

Some more great random Sheds The Studio sue hazell 3a The Stones neoshed patrick anderson Lulu Kevin & Mayelin Jabba the Hut Gilli & Dick Chesil View Mrs Penny Knapman Bredas shed Breda shedology rik martin Hopes Hut Roger Maule

Random Sheds for everyone

As there is just 3 weeks left for the public vote for Shed of the year (Timetable) I have made the main Shed page – Random..so each time you do there there will be different sheds (hopefully) you can still go the the category pages as well to see the sheds. Here are some random…

Just Sheds: Summer Shed lovin

What with a few days of warm summerish weather a lot of sheddies would have decamped to the bottom of their gardens to the summerhouse sheds, I know I did for an hour on the bank holiday, with my wind up radio (thanks Shed judge Trevor Baylis for your invention every sheddie needs) listening to…

Random Sheds: Bank holiday sheds

oriental summerhouse a nice sundeck, a fridge and seating and 4 speakers for my music virtually all re cycled materials, except for internal plastering THE DOGHOUSE This Is A Lager Only Shed (The Optics Are For The Ladies),It All Started When My Mate Paul(Owner Of Shed Of Dread)Invited Me Into His Shed His Is A…

Just Sheds : Musical sheds

We know people love to sing in their sheds! and here are a few examples. Canna Manor The husband only enters by invitation. The shed is my retreat. It contains an electronic keyboard, and all my music scores and books of poetry. Outside, on its “verandah” is a bench where I enjoy the early morning…

Just sheds : Random Sheds

Four random ones for a Friday. Dad’s Shed !, Suffolk The Bell Ringers’ Shed The Eagles Nest(est. 2002), Virginia The four posts tree hoose, Scotland

Housekeeping: is your shed ready for Shed of the year 2009

Sheddies I have just emailed a bunch of you to remind you that Voting is open and to do the following.. 1) Make sure your shed details are up to date 2) Make sure it has got some images uploaded (to be able to get a valid vote) 3) If you have a twitter account,…

Our Shed judges are tweeting great

Shed judge Sarah Beeny tweeted this morning to remind people to vote for shed of the year 2009. Thanks Beeny. So its a good time to remind you sheddies that some of this years judges are on Twitter Rico Daniels – @ricodaniels Alex ShedWorking – @shedworking Lloyd Alter – @lloydalter Me – unclewilco Sarah Beeny…

Just sheds: Artists Retreat – Chris Cyprus

Artists Retreat Chris Cyprus Allotment The shed was cobbled together from various articles and leftover bits from the allotment. Chris spends time in the shed getting inspiration for his next painting !!! A bit about Chris Cyprus Self taught, obsessive and unique, after eight years as a self-taught painter, Chris Cyprus has moved on from…

Random Sheds : The Outside Inn & Green Halt

Two Random sheds for the weekend. An ordinary 8 x 10 garden shed converted to resemble a traditional english pub. All the usual nic-knacks and memorabilia, bar games and outside seating area on the decking Addtional Info: The wrought iron sign ‘ By Royal Warrant’ was originally over the gates of a local brewery. Found…

Random Shed: LiLi’s Bar

LiLi’s bar was built as it was getting to be a bit of a pain getting out of the hot tub to go and get another bottle from the kitchen. The idea developed and the shack built by hand. It contains a fully stocked bar with memorabilia from around the bar world including flags, bar…

Just Sheds: Clarkson Mk1

A unique looking shed today. The Clarkson is my first shed and was conceived on my computer and constructed with materials reclaimed from demolishing the house. It is fully insulated and double glazed. It puts a smile on your face! One end is a comfy upholstered games den and the other is a work bench….

Just Sheds : Bellotment, Stonebridge Pond Island

The backbone of readersheds are sheds like this, great.. of course I could not comment as a judge.. but its up to you lot to Vote for your favorites NOW Features: Its on an allotment. On an island. I had to bribe my old dad to help me carry it (in pieces) across three rickety…

Just Sheds: Ahoy there shipmates

The basildon recorder reports on one of our sheddie and his hope in this years Shed of the year. Reg’s shed AN Englishman’s home might be his castle, but for one Southend grandfather it’s his shed that claims the title. Reg Miller, 64, has spent the past 18 months converting his garden shed into a…

Like international sheds? feast your eyes

As you know this year we were accepting entries from Sheds that are not in the UK. I have been asked how to see just the international sheds on readersheds, as some people want to vote for them, well now you can, Just go to the International shed page And vote for such Gems as…

Just Sheds: Bettie

The Owner Ian says I can pretend that I am a hero in a Jack London novel,read my books and garden in peace,watch the birds an just chill with little or no distractions. Again a sheddie has personalised an “off the shelf” shed and it does exactly what they want it to do.

Random Shed: Shed A Little Light

A unique shed this time from the power of randomisation. I used to paint in the living room and this became increasingly impractical – especially after I got married. Unfortunately, due to its proximity to my neighbour’s house, the shed had to be covered in non- combustible material; I would have preferred to make it…

Shed of the year gets great coverage in the Times

Today in the Times, Kate Muir writes about sheds, sheds week and interviews my good self. Across the nation, in back gardens and allotments, excitement is in the spring air, for now is the time to enter the Shed of the Year 2009. Your shed need not be expensive, but it has to show ingenuity,…