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Christmas Dining Part 2 – By Night

Earlier this week I talked about creating a fresh and simple scheme for an early Christmas lunch. But what if your family tradition involves a candlelit dinner instead? Well, it’s then time to up the glam factor and take the table decorations in another direction entirely.
Life is still too…

Christmas Dining Part 1 – By Day

Now that we’ve all done our Christmas shopping (haven’t we?), it’s probably time to turn our attention to food and table decorations. I’d like to say that our family tradition involves an early lunch while there is still a hint of daylight. Sadly that isn’t the case. But if…

Christmas Gifts: Young at Heart

The final of my Christmas gift guides. This one is for the young, or just the young at heart.

1.Zebra Wallpaper, £145, Notonthehighstreet
2.St Christopher Necklace, £49, Notonthehighstreet
3.Christmas Stocking, £60, Tori Murphy
4.Bashful Cottontail Bunny, £17.95, Graham & Green
5.Teepee, £135, Skandivis
6.Giant Pear Pouffe, £244, Rowen & Wren
7.Cushion, £29.95, Notonthehighstreet
8.Star Jersey Quilt, £100,…

Christmas Gifts: A Touch of Heavy Metal

And so the hunt for the perfect gift goes on.

1.Gold Kyoto Wallpaper, £48, Rockett St George
2.Art Deco Drinks Trolley, £310, Design Vintage
3.Hanging Feathers (set of 2), £2.95, Mia Fleur
4.Tom Dixon Etch Tealight Holder in Brass, £50, Houseology
5.Sparkling Champagne Fragrance Diffuser, now £8.80, Debenhams
6.Set of 4 Brass Napkin Rings, £28, Rowen…

Christmas Gifts: Bring the Outside In

I don’t know why I’m having so many problems convincing the family I really would like a faux potted plant for Christmas?
Or some drop-dead gorgeous wallpaper!
Just look at all these lovely things for the girl (or boy) who would like to live in a conservatory all year round.

1.Wild Garden…