Christmas in the Home
Warning expensive gifts might not be covered by your home insurance

Warning expensive gifts might not be covered by your home insurance

It would set you back a staggering £60,000 to insure the world’s most expensive handbag, and although the Mouawad 1001 Nights Diamond

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Buying a Christmas tree – here’s how to get it right

Buying a Christmas tree – here’s how to get it right

Whether it is a Norway Spruce, Scots Pine, Fraser Fir or a Nordman Fir, Christmas trees are set to take pride of place in homes this December.

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7 of 2017’s best artificial Christmas trees

7 of 2017’s best artificial Christmas trees

Artificial Christmas trees have come a long way in the last few decades – here are some of the best.For Outdoors
Waitrose Outdoor Sparkle Christmas

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6  of 2017’s most delicious Christmas cookbooks

6 of 2017’s most delicious Christmas cookbooks

‘Tis the season to be… stuffing our faces. Yes, Christmas is the one time of year we don’t have to feel guilty about what

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8 of the best advent calendars for Christmas 2017

8 of the best advent calendars for Christmas 2017

Let’s face it, one of the best things about Christmas is the excitement as you count down – and a big part of that is the traditional advent

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7 things you might not know about Christmas trees

7 things you might not know about Christmas trees

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree… It wouldn’t be December without millions of trees being cut down across the world for our

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Recycle this Christmas

Recycle this Christmas

Do your bit this Christmas and make sure you recycle what you can Huge amounts of packaging and paper go to into the wrapping and delivering

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This year’s classic festive wreath choices

This year’s classic festive wreath choices

Nothing says you’ve embraced the Christmas spirit like a classic festive wreathTraditionalBerry wreath, National Trust, £25.00Pinecone

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The perfect Christmas dinner place settings

The perfect Christmas dinner place settings

Dressing the table for Christmas celebrations is as important as the menu and the guest list, here are some ways to set the right toneFestive

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Christmas decorations can create a winter wonderland at home

Christmas decorations can create a winter wonderland at home

From retro decorations to those inspired by the latest interior trends, we take a look at how to turn your home into a winter wonderland this

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Festive fashion: How to own Christmas Day

There’s no way you’re going to look like Mrs Overall while your guests chic it up. Stephanie Smith on how to dress for Christmas Day.

A guide for beginners on buying and enjoying whisky this Christmas

Purchasing the perfect Christmas present for the whisky fan in your life may seem like a daunting task.Some people may feel that they may not

Here's what to do if someone gives you a rubbish Christmas present

No matter your age, there is nothing like unwrapping presents on Christmas morning. But picture the scene: instead of unwrapping the gift to

Jayne Dowle: Our empty high streets are heading for an all-time low this Christmas

ARE you still running around doing your Christmas shopping? Spare a thought for the great British high street. It’s having a terrible season