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  • Your Father’s Day gift, sorted

    Alert, alert, alert: it's Father's Day on Sunday 17 June. If buying him a pint won't quite cut it then you need the Muddy guide to the coolest presents around for daddy dearest.

  • 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.

  • 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).

  • Top 10 non-fiction books for Xmas

    Still in need of Christmas present inspiration? Gerrard's Cross Bookshop has helpfully recommended 10 excellent new non-fiction titles for the bookworm in your life.

  • Top 10 Xmas books for kids

    We've picked the brains of Books & Ink for their Top 10 fiction picks for kids aged 8-12.

  • Win this leather overnight bag!

    OMG, I really love this leather overnight/weekender bag from Holy Cow in Aylesbury, my fourth giveaway in my £2,000 12 days of Crimbo competition. There aren’t many quality independent shops in Aylesbury so it’s hats off to Holy Cow whose quality leather and stylish, Asian-inspired homewares have made their mark on the town. This bag […]

  • Win £2000 of awesome festive prizes

    Yeah alright, alright, I’m starting my 12 Days of Christmas comp slightly late but what’s a week between friends? I’ve collated a dozen gifties worth nearly £2,000 – yes £2,000 people! – and every day I’ll give away one prize, chosen from newsletter subscribers, and facebook, IG and twitter followers. The more ways you show your […]

  • Finch cashmere

    There's no shortage of lovely cashmere brands but there's always room for another one, so it's a cosy welcome to Wiltshire-based brand Finch.

  • Wouldn’t you though?

    Well this was fun! A fab idea for kids for Xmas, or even as a monthly prod to pause the gaming and do something practical and different, this is The Curiosity Box...

  • STYLE: Kim Winser’s Top 6 buys for A/W 16

    Muddy Stilettos has many celebrity readers – Rihanna, Princess Kate, Michelle Obama (um, I may be exaggerated slightly here). But one high profile, supercool lady who honestly does love the blogaroo is Kim Winser, above, owner of the brilliant designer Winser London brand and ex head honcho at Pringle, Aquascutum and Agent Provocateur. Winser London, […]

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