My 5 Favourite Ways to Spend a Day Off

Living in Brighton means I have a plethora of interesting and special things to see and do. Having said that, looking through my list of Day Off things to do below, most of the activities are cosy slippers on options! Through my twenties I started to realise that my day off can be completely shaped by me and the things I actually love doing.

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7 Ways to Use your Wedding Flowers Twice

Getting double the use and life out of your wedding flowers means they work extra hard for you on your wedding day. With a few simple tips and tricks you can increase the look and range of your wedding flowers.

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How to Make a Christmas Wreath

There aren’t many other more Christmassy things than a fresh fragrant Christmas wreath hanging from your front door.

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Why I’m into Deep Plum Tones for Christmas

A Christmas colour palette that I’m currently really into is one of rich and deep plum shades. It reminds me of the burning brandy on the Christmas pudding, delicious dark red desert wine and spending time with family and friends around a table full of rich food. The deep plum colour palette is also perfectly matched to flowers at this time of year.

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Secrets to Planning your Wedding from Real Brides

The expectation of having the perfect dream wedding day can sometimes pile the pressure on the planning process. To help you spread the fun and excitement of the wedding day across all of the preparation, below are ideas for you to help take the pressure off. Planning a huge party for nigh on 100 guests is something that most of us have never had to do in all our lives. To make sure the high of your engagement isn’t eclipsed by the feeling of impending doom (as you somehow add more to your wedding to-do list than tick off), I've collated tips from brides who've already been through it all.

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How to Make an Autumn Wreath

In this post this week, I’ll teach you how to make an Autumn door wreath of your very own. Starting with what you’ll need, how to arrange the base and also ideas for decoration. Once you finish making your door wreath you can choose to display it indoors on your wall along with your other interiors or you can show off its splendour to your neighbours by hanging it from your front door.

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Alex Barton