A Guide to Buying The Right Sofa For You

Buying & selling

A Guide to Buying The Right Sofa For You

Buying a sofa can be a significant commitment to some, it needs to be a style and comfort that you will enjoy for many years so we put together a guide to buying the right sofa for you at times, you can find a style that will match your living space perfect but doesn’t quite fit the stand of comfort you want from a room you relax in. If you find that you’re struggling to make a decision and need some inspiration before wandering around aimlessly in a furniture store, here’s a look at different sofa styles and whether they'll suit your home.

2018-12-14 09:47:27By Nathan Everett

5 Top Tips For An Upcycled Wedding

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5 Top Tips For An Upcycled Wedding

With the average wedding costs in the UK soaring above £30,000, upcycling has become a great way to rebel against this trend and keep costs down while doing your bit for the environment. Choosing to upcycle your wedding doesn’t just help you to have an eco-friendly, budget-conscious wedding, it’s also going to give you so much more freedom when it comes to styling your big day. The great thing about upcycling is that you do not need years of experience, just a little time and creativity. Whether you choose one or two key aspects to upcycle or are going for a more ambitious upcycled wedding project, here are a few of our favourite wedding day upcycling ideas to inspire you.

2018-12-11 16:38:21By Hannah Natalello

Get Crafty this Christmas with the National Trust

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Get Crafty this Christmas with the National Trust

The National Trust are here with some amazing food and craft workshops to help you and your family escape the shopping madness this Green Friday and festive period.

2018-11-16 00:00:19By National Trust

5 ways to #PimpYourPumpkin this Halloween

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5 ways to #PimpYourPumpkin this Halloween

Who needs a boring old carved pumpkin? We've teamed up with the lovely Lynne Lambourne for our top 5 ways to #PimpYourPumpkin this Halloween!

2018-10-24 09:06:55By Holly Fitzgerald

Why More People Are Buying Second-Hand Kids Items

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Why More People Are Buying Second-Hand Kids Items

A survey of 1,650 mums and mums to be has found that 89% were opting to buy second hand to save money on all important purchases, with 23% buying exclusively second hand.

2018-07-01 17:13:52By Amy Lockley

Pianos for Good Causes from AnyVan

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Pianos for Good Causes from AnyVan

Back in October, we told you than AnyVan were bringing some happiness to the world with their #MagicVanMoves by connecting Preloved pianos to those who want to play. They not only received an influx of people with worthy causes to give a piano a home but plenty of kind people who wanted to donate their own pianos!

2018-02-14 05:30:07By AnyVan

Win the Trip of a Lifetime to New York for 2

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Win the Trip of a Lifetime to New York for 2

Our friends over at lookfantastic and Visa Checkout are giving you the chance to win a trip of a lifetime - want to be in with a chance? See how to enter here.

2018-02-08 11:35:01By Holly Fitzgerald

UK Free Water Refill Points Aim to Reduce Plastic Bottles

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UK Free Water Refill Points Aim to Reduce Plastic Bottles

In a bid to reduce the contribution water bottles have to the growing plastic waste in the UK, tens of thousands of businesses in England will soon be offering free water bottle refills.

2018-01-25 12:35:28By Holly Fitzgerald

Microbeads Ban Comes into Force in the UK

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Microbeads Ban Comes into Force in the UK

Today, a new ban on the manufacture of products containing microbeads comes into force in the UK, in an attempt to cut down on plastic in the oceans.

2018-01-09 12:29:38By Holly Fitzgerald

Are you ready to have a chance to win a trip for two to the Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis with Visa Checkout?

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Are you ready to have a chance to win a trip for two to the Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis with Visa Checkout?

2017-12-08 12:15:41By Holly Fitzgerald