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  • House rules

    The first Northern Hemisphere of Aussie cookware giants House has arrived in the Home Counties and online and OMG mate, you're gonna love it.

  • Little Peach portraits shape profile of child's head white blue background chair

    Strike a pose

    Portraiture has become a body positive, empowering and surprisingly affordable art form. From photography to sculpture, digital to painting, start your local search here.

  • exterior of a wooden barn

    Best rural Xmas barns

    Embrace an indie Crimbo with these plucky barns, awash with Xmas trees, gifts and accessories across the counties.

  • The Muddy Xmas Gift Guide #1: For Her

    Aunts, mums, grandmas, sisters and your girl posse all covered for Crimbo, plus some spot-on suggestions for gifts to self. Ho ho ho.

  • Watch the birdy!

    These ridiculously cute linen napkins from Craft Editions' winter collection shall be mine. I'll take the matching tablecloth too, thanks.

  • The Westgate is… OPEN! (*thud*)

    How long have we waited? But boy oh boy is it worth it at the £440m new Westgate Centre in Oxford. Come on, let's shop.

  • close up of detail on wedding dresses beading and stitching

    Bridal beautiful

    Black Swan boutique in Wallingford offers cool, modern and accessible dresses for modern brides. Love it.

  • Post payday treats

    Wages burning a hole in your pocket? We've got terrific treats for you and all the family. But mainly you (we like you best).

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