Bored to the back teeth of being cocooned in jeans and huge jumpers? Yup, us too. Which is why we’re thrilled to announce a brand new competition to reboot your wardrobe for Spring. Fancy a whopping £500 gift voucher to spend at chic, elegant womenswear brand Winser London? Of course you do. Not only will they kit you out beautifully, they’ll show you how to wear your new goodies too – the prize also includes, should you fancy it, an afternoon of personal styling at either the Marlow or Gerrard’s Cross boutique, complete with a celebratory glass of fizz.Read more
Happy St David’s Day! Happy Spring! Happy first day of the month! And happy days to one very lucky Muddy reader who is about to float off with a luxury weekend at Another Place The Lakes in Ulswater, The Lake District.
Thousands of you entered this one – I guess everyone needs a holiday! – but the winner is (*drum roll*)…Read more
There can only be one winner to the fabulouso dinner for two at Heston’s The Crown pub and a roll down to Bray Cottages’ 5 star collapse pad and the lucky dabber is none other than…Read more
We do try to push the boat out on prizes for you to win, but we’ve had we had one so delicious it was literally bobbing over the water. But check out this lakeside view!
Another Place The Lake in Ullswater in the Lake District is the most ridiculously gorgeous, luxurious, stylish hotel we’ve seen in a very long time and we’ve nabbed a two night stay, worth nearly £800, for one lucky Muddy reader (and your plus one obvs).Read more
That’s it people! The last of the Muddy Christmas gifties done and dusted. Nearly £2k of goodies given away in 12 days – I’m exhausted!
The final prize of a £300 garden spruce up by The Oxfordshire Gardener, including £100 of new plants goes to the evergreen Alison Joshi. Congulations lady, if you send me you deets the next thing you know Simon will be flying across to you on his magic spade to create horticultural splendour (or maybe just sort out your edging).Read more
It’s the final giveaway today in what has been a superfun 12 Days of Crimbo giveaway – I’m definitely going to do another one of these in July ready for summer hols so watch this psace.
Anyway, back to matters in hand, and a really fantastic gift from The Oxfordshire Gardener , who I’ve used before personally so can totally recommend – he’s brilliant. Simon or one of his team will come and give your garden some seasonal TLC as well as planting £100 worth of new plants.Read more
Three prizes left to go in our 12 Days of Crimbo competition (*wipes brow*). Today it’s a culinary feast for you guzzly lot, with not one but two Michelin chefs ready to show you how it’s done.
First up, Chris Godfrey (above right), supertalented Michelin-starred chef who was in charge of pots, stirring, and, um, probably a bit more than that truth be told at The Sir Charles Napier restaurant in Sprigg’s Alley, who now runs Oxford Private Dining and the groovy pop up supper club Native Feasts.Read more
Um, I seem to be running out of days before Christmas, so let’s get a bit jiggy with the prizes shall we?
First up, a pair of the snuggliest, cashmerest, hunker-down-in-front-of-the-firest his n hers grey bedsocks from Corgi, worth nearly 200 smackers. Hand knitted in Cymru and presented in a special gift box. Switch on the box set, curl up and cwtch (it’s Welsh, people, look it up!).
Also up for grabs today is this smooth tan calf leather document case worth £245 from English luxury brand and Royal Warrant Holder Thomas Lyte – might as well start your working year looking the pro!Read more
Alright you motley crew, who wants to win these mouth-blown frosted glass ball lamps from multi-Muddy Award winning Secret Messages Interiors based in Buckingham? There are three sizes in the one prize – a large, medium and small – and the lights come with a timer function requiring 3 x AA batteries (not included).
All you have to do is love me – I know, I’m needy like that.Read more
We’re 5 presents in to my 12 day givewaway, so I’d better get a bit of a lick on! On today’s conveyor belt of gifty fun is this slouchily stylish £160 dark grey hooded lurex hooded top with ribbing detail at the hem and cuffs plus marl lurex joggers combo to give away in either S, M or L. I’ve been a massive fan of Iris fashion ever since I stumbled across the store years ago in Queen’s Park.Read more
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