Category archives: Home and Lifestyle

Christmas Shopping Sorted: One day to go...

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What would you be doing on your dream Christmas Eve? Indulging in a spot of eggnog-fuelled dancing round the Christmas tree with your gran? Watching It’s A Wonderful Life in front of the fire after breaking into the kids’ selection boxes? Chances are, elbowing stress-crazed shoppers out of the way as you tussle over the last scented candle gift set is no[...]

Christmas shopping sorted: One week to go...

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The decorations are up, festive tunes are belting from the stereo and the presents are around the tree. At least that’s the ideal scenario. For some, the dreaded present shopping may be still to come. No need to panic though, we’ve gathered tips and advice from bloggers and social media fans to bring you the ultimate guide to Christmas gift shopping withi[...]

Christmas shopping sorted: Two weeks to go...

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With just two weeks to go, the right Christmas gift-buying strategy can make or break your festive season. Get it right and you’ll be able to concentrate on all those finer details, like finding a fabulous dress for your Christmas Eve cocktail party. Get it wrong and the only thing you’ll be wearing on Christmas Eve is a look of frenzied desperation as you t[...]

Spoil your loved ones this Christmas...

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Finding the perfect presents for family and friends at Christmas can be something of a struggle. Whether you want to treat a neighbour or a colleague to a bottle of wine, or splash out on a huge gesture for your loved one, we're on hand to help with a fabulous range of gifts... From fabulous wines to delicious hampers, we have all you could dream about wi[...]

The night before Christmas...

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Treat your little stars to some fabulous new nightwear this season. From animal onesies to designer dressing gowns - we've a range guaranteed to give them the sweetest of dreams... Splash out on some new slippers and a matching dressing gown to match for your little princess, or perhaps a fleeced onesie for the little man in your life. Our spectacula[...]

Christmas Shopping Sorted: One Month to Go

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Does the thought of Christmas shopping leave you quaking in your winter boots or are you relishing the prospect of joining the hordes in your local town centre? We’ve caught up with a few top shoppers and have compiled some tips and tricks to take the stress out of Christmas shopping; whether you’re planned and ready with one month to go, or rushing out t[...]

Merry Christmas from Debenhams

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This season, at Debenhams, we've been getting into the Christmas spirit by creating a little winter wonderland of our own... To make Christmas feel that extra bit more seasonal, the team at Head Office decided to hold a competition for the 'Most Festive' bank of desks. There were reindeer, glitter, stockings, a jolly Santa who handed out our 'Secret Santa[...]

Must-Have Toys This Christmas

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Though we've just got Halloween outfits out of the way - the must-have toys for Christmas around the corner have yet to be sorted... Finding the perfect presents for my nephews and nieces can be a right pain - so when I did my research I spotted a few common themes. My sister's kids, like most children, enjoy playing with LEGO. Mostly they like build[...]

Christmas: It's All About the Kids

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Well that time of year is just around the corner, the tree is up, the house is decorated with tinsel, baubles, Father Christmas’ in various shapes and sizes and Christmas cards are everywhere. I have always loved this time of year and as a little girl my mum tells me I always wanted to go to bed as very early on Christmas Eve so that Father Christmas woul[...]

J by Jasper Conran Home Gift Guide

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For the perfect Xmas gift this Christmas, look no further than the J by Jasper Conran range of luxurious products for the home. In minimal tones of silver and white; team four striking Albany Champagne flutes with an ice bucket made of glass and a set of two silver candle sticks. Or, opt for a white Ebury tea pot and matching Ebury tea cup and saucer for[...]