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A Christmas twist:
Exquisite crackers to delight your family

The Christmas cracker: A joyously British tradition. Discover our guide to the best – and the tableware they’ll complement.

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The joyful table:
Inspiration for your magical Christmas table

Festive dinners are the ones we remember forever. When gathering your family round your table this year, make it truly memorable with our inspirational ideas.

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Five ways to bring autumnal warmth to your table

Planning a dinner party? Make it memorable with our stylish autumnal table inspiration.

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Dine under the stars:
How to host a twilight garden dinner

Summer evenings call for al fresco dining in style.

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Lazy morning bedlinen:
what’s new for 2016

Cushions, throws and duvet covers to maximise weekend laziness.

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Rock my afternoon tea:
Rock My Wedding's top three tea party themes

From Northern Italy to the subtropics, these afternoon tea themes are the perfect excuse to add spring colour to your table.

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Go global:
exotic tableware inspiration for your decadent dinner

From India to Rome: cultural trends that make your table worthy of a Vogue spread.

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The world’’s most delicious
scented candles for your table

Give your dinner party a touch of luxury with these stunning aromas to suit every mood.

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Charming chintz:
the quintessential English trend making a comeback

Time to celebrate the resurgence of chintz, print, pattern and updated nostalgia.

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Plum, mustard and forest green:
the chic interiors colour palette for 2016

Create a visual stir with plum, forest green and mustard. Just the right blend of drama; none of the fuss.

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Revisit the Grand Tour of Europe – on home shores

Following the classic itinerary of the Grand Tour, we’ve selected our favourite objects of desire from the upper crust of the continent.

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Baking battles:
Aga vs high tech

Which ovens deliver the best bake? We look into the pros and cons of the beloved Agas and their hi-tech equivalents.

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Shimmering shades:
Embrace the metallic trend in your home

Metallics are here to stay, so give them centre stage this season. Here’s our pick of glow-givers.

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Best-dressed dining:
what's new for 2016

Interiors trends sometimes neglect the dining room – in fact, it’s the easiest room to transform for a fresh look. From colours to key pieces, here’s what to look forward to in 2016.

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Rock that baroque:
extravagant interiors for your dinner party

Fancy your dinner party with a pinch of drama? Baroque is back, but this time you can make it your own.

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Armchair brunch:
Five of the cosiest chairs for weekend lounging

If there’s ever a meal you can justify eating while slouching in an armchair, it’s a laidback weekend brunch. Here’s our pick of the most comfortable – and the perfect dishes to eat in them.

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Table talk:
Dining tables for every style

From artisan to retro: whatever your interior flair, discover our pick of the finest dining tables

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Forget the cucumber:
Afternoon tea gets a modern makeover

Adored by vintage aficionados, the enduring charm of afternoon tea is its versatility. As an alternative, plan a tea party with a modern aesthetic.

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The art of
layered lighting

Creating a luxurious atmosphere is all in the lighting. Here’s how to set the mood with the beauty of illumination.

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Dark decor:
Using deep colours to transform your home

Inky blacks, chocolate browns, navy blues… Why more designers are embracing dark shades – and how you can use deep, rich hues to transform your home.

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