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Category Archives: Fun

Red Carpet Winners (In the Sofa Category)

Red carpet season is upon us! A time to celebrate the great and the good of the small and the silver screen. Proud actors, make-up artists, cinematographers, choreographers and more will leave clutching awards. But we feel there’s one category … Continue reading

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Accessorise your sofa with a book

“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax, all you need is a book.” These are the wise words of one of our favourite authors – Dr Suess. Now, we love our tablets and phones, on-demand TV … Continue reading

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Get hooked on heritage crafts

We all know the Hygge trend’s here to stay a while. Hooray! Feeling cosy, calm and comfortable suits us down to the carpet. But it’s also about the enjoyment of life’s simple pleasures. And with a new year underway, what … Continue reading

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Precious tones: Rocking the jewel colour trend

When the world seems full of uncertainty, our home becomes a place where we want a little more luxury. A desire for opulence has inspired the upcoming trend for jewel-inspired colours. But luxury doesn’t mean spending a fortune. There’s a … Continue reading

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Boxing Day Walks

After all the excitement of Christmas, there’s nothing like the peace and quiet of a country walk on Boxing Day. Whether it’s a tradition in your house or you’re thinking about making it one, we’ve found a few walks to … Continue reading

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Have a frightfully stylish Halloween

Some call it Halloween, we call it an excuse for a party. But forget the glow-in-the-dark skeletons, plastic broomsticks and lurid décor. Our guide to Halloween parties will show they’re no longer just for kids. The trick (or treat!) to … Continue reading

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English Wines: A Glass Half Full?

English wine. Two words many used to think didn’t go together. But with English fizz becoming recognised around the world, maybe it’s time to take another look – or at least another sip. So we got in touch with our … Continue reading

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HomeFest: How to Throw your Own Garden Festival

It’s festival season! But forget the 4 hour traffic jams, warm beers and waiting around for your fave bands. Get your creative groove on for HomeFest. It’s the best festival ever, and it’s happening at your house! Pick a date. Invite some VIPs (a.k.a. your friends). … Continue reading

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8 Things Every Twentysomething Should Have In Their First Home

The days of house sharing are over – no more locks on your bedroom door, sticking pictures to walls with blu-tack, or writing your name on your box of corn flakes. You have a ‘real’ job now and a hard-earned … Continue reading

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Exploring the Depths of Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is synonymous with both London and England – so synonymous, in fact, that we cannot imagine a London without it. Buckingham Palace is now very much a part of English history, and has been at the centre of … Continue reading

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