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We want to live here: an architect’s stunning Sussex home

If there's one person who knows about creating the perfect kitchen, it's an architect who has designed their own. Having bought their dream house in the Sussex village in which she grew up, Sarah Breeze was able to do just that, extending the already beautiful house to create a stunning kitchen for her and her family. …

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The 5 wardrobe essentials to take you into the new season and beyond

As late summer rolls into September, it's time to turn your attention away from strappy dresses and sandals, and towards clothes that will take you seamlessly into the new season. All being well, you should already have these items in your wardrobe, or maybe just one or two gaps to fill....so you don't have to worry about spend, spend, spend. This isn't trend-chasing nor the thrill of the new, it's about classic styles that look contemporary and can easily be adapted to the season ahead....are you ready?…

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We want to holiday here: Lary in the Scottish Highlands

Instagram is a funny old beast, but it can introduce you to fantastic feeds to follow and places to visit. Emily Salvesen's The Muddy Mummy is one such feed and her beautiful Scottish cottages (available to rent through air b'n'b are definitely ones to visit. We got the lowdown on Lary, the biggest of her stunning cottages, her decorating style and why the Highlands should be on everyone's must-visit list....…

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Every day we’re ruffling……

Who doesn't love a ruffle? Aside from minimalists and nudists, for whom all clothing is a fabric too far. Just saying the word is enough to bring you joy. Ruffle. See? You can't help but smile. And when you wear them, the joy is fourfold.…

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The Me + Em Summer Edit

Well, this is a revelation....Me + Em, purveyors of excellent trousers and knitwear, are also rather good at summer dresses. In fact, their spring/summer collection is rather good full-stop....…

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21 Whistles Hits (with 20% off)….

You asked for more shopping edits and so, we've delivered! Here are our 25 current must-haves from Haute High Street store Whistles, which is currently offering 20% off its entire collection...…

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The Bank Holiday Hotlist

Want to know what to see, do or lust after this Bank Holiday Weekend? Good weather aside, here's what's on our wishlist this weekend....…

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Shopping the Hush sale

With two small copywriting projects and an end-of-year shop stocktake/tax admin looming, there was only one thing to do.....ignore it all and browse the Hush mid-season sale. Which, if you're wondering, is really rather good....…

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Why hair accessories are big for Spring

Want to know the easiest, most inexpensive ways to update your look for spring? Well if you want to get ahead, it's time to think about your head....or hair to be more exact. My hair has never been my crowning glory, but with the trend for beautiful hair accessories in full swing, it's about to look a whole lot better.…