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  • Bonkers baubles for your Christmas tree

    Forget subtle sparkle and colour co-ordination - this year we're embracing kitsch and dressing our Christmas trees with the most bonkers baubles we can find! Which is your favourite?

  • Cosy treats for dark days

    It's cold, drizzly and dark at 5pm so it's time to up the comfort factor with these must-have items for days indoors, including plenty of opportunities to #supportlocal.

  • Best beauty advent calendars for 2020

    It's beginning to look a lot like advent calendar season! If you want to grab the best ones, you need to shop for them now. We've rounded up the top makeup, skincare and fragrance picks to get your hands on before they sell out.

  • The shacket: your new sartorial hero

    What do you get when you cross a jacket with a shirt? A shacket, of course! Here's our pick of the best lightweight and affordable options to take you into autumn.

  • Feeling sweaty? The best natural deodorants

    I've started to use as many natural products as I can, but when it comes to deodorant, that's been a pongy Pandora's box that I've not wanted to open... until recently.

  • Margaret Dabbs pedi kit

    Hello tootsies! The best at-home pedi kits

    It's starting to feel a lot like peak summer and with the mercury knocking 25 degrees on a regular basis, it means it's also time to expose The Feet. Ready, set, attack!

  • rainbow dress

    Wear the rainbow (and find gold)

    The weather’s been pants, but we're giving Joseph and his technicolour dream coat a run for his money with the best rainbow brights. Prepare to be dazzled.

  • 5 of the best hair masks to buy now

    Split ends up to your ears? We've found five quick-fixes for treating neglected locks - and to stop your hair stylist from screaming when you finally manage to get that much-needed hair appt.

  • 6 pairs of trainers for racking up miles

    Did you know you should be replacing your running shoes every 300 – 500 miles you clock up? So by our calculations we’re definitely in need of a new pair given all the exercise we’ve been doing during these 13 weeks of lockdown (maybe – our maths isn’t that good actually). One thing is for […]

  • 5 chic hand sanitisers (that aren’t sold out)

    Quit fighting over the last bottle of hand sanitiser in the supermarket and opt for one of these trendy, in-stock options instead (oh yeah, and we have a bunch to give away!)

  • Divine deck chairs and sun loungers

    Pour a pina colada and assume prone position! Into the sun you go with our edit of the most stylish garden seating.

  • French slogan jumpers

    Bonjour, sexy new knitwear! These chic slogan jumpers are guaranteed to add a little je ne sais quoi to any ensemble - we adore.

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