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  • Gotta Have It

    Trainers so chic that only a fool would take them near a gym are everywhere this season - including some places you wouldn't expect. Guess where these beauties are from?

  • Drink me

    There's something very cheering about buying new mugs - they're a small thing (and usually very affordable) but they can really brighten your day, as well as your kitchen. They're also a brilliant gift for the person who has everything. I've been mugging up (ahem) on the best new ones around - 'tis the season for hunkering down with a hot brew after all. Kettle on? Let's go.

  • 5 hot trends for Autumn

    Ready to shop the new season? We've picked out five trends we love, with an option for every budget, and all available at Westgate Oxford (or if you can't be bothered to move, online!).

  • 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.

  • Gotta Have It

    Holly and ivy are SO last year. We're all about these alternative Christmas wreaths, bringing some proper festive ding dong to your front door.

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    Muddy Xmas Gift Guide #4: Tweens to Teens

    Those pesky tweens and teens are a nightmare to buy for, but relax, we have it, like, totally covered with added hashtags and emojis :)

  • The Muddy £2750 Christmas Cracker!

    Ho ho ho and all that – I’ve only gone snaffled 13 amazing pressies for you to win this Christmas! (sorry old white beardy guy, it’s all in a good cause). £2750 worth of giveaways from the most brilliant local businesses, as a massive thank you from me to you for being so supportive of Muddy over the last year. What you get […]

  • Muddy Xmas Gift Guide #3: For Him

    What to buy the man in your life? Say hello to our 'Best for Blokes' shopping guide, curated by our 18 cool-hunting Muddy editors. Add wine, mouse, credit card and you're sorted.

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    Best rural Xmas barns

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

  • Muddy Xmas Gift Guide #2: Young Kids

    The sweetest, most gorgeous young children's pressies this side of Lapland, with brands you won't find everywhere else.

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