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15 mins with…Fi Coe, manager of women’s fashion at Coes

The future of the high street looks like it’s set to change, which could perhaps make way for more independents to flourish. So, it was with this in mind that we caught up with Fi Coe, who manages women’s fashion for the independent department store, Coes, from their flagship retail outlet in Ipswich, Suffolk. Womenswear was introduced here in September…

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Hair care: Wave goodbye to bad hair days

If you’re feeling like your hair has lost its mojo, don’t fret. Sometimes a busy schedule juggling work, family and friends can leave you with little time for hair care. Before you know it, your motto to have your hair cut every six weeks has fallen by the way side. And your trademark highlights most certainly need a top-up. If…

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Unravelling the complexities of Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Did you know April is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Awareness Month? This very worthwhile initiative aims to educate, inform and remove the stigma around this often misunderstood disorder. IBS is an extremely common condition that is thought to affect around 10-20% of people living in the UK, including a few of us in our studio. It refers to a collection…

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How to choose kitchen flooring

I have a confession to make: I have a thing about floors. Which is lucky, given the scale of the home renovation project we’ve undertaken! Joking aside, I do feel that flooring, in particular kitchen flooring, can often be overlooked. Think, for example, how much time most people spend choosing paint. The shopping trips, the samples and agonising over shades. (It’s…

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Instagram marketing tips

If you were one of the many people who thought Instagram would never take off, then you were wrong. Instagram hit 1 billion users worldwide in June 2018, with 23 million of those being in the UK according to statista.com. This means that Instagram is an essential part of your marketing strategy that you simply cannot afford to ignore. At Christchurch…

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London Design Week highlights

For me, London Design Week is synonymous with international design flair and individual creativity. It’s all about pushing design boundaries within the realms of the luxury interiors market. So, this year, we hot-footed it to the Design Centre Chelsea Harbour on day two (of six) for this fabulous event. As a result, we managed to explore just a snapshot of the latest…

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How to choose your kitchen worktops

Be careful what you wish for, so the saying goes. And I’m starting to realise why! I have always loved a good home renovation project. So, when we purchased an Edwardian house 18 months ago, I can honestly say I looked forward to all the necessary repairs and redecorations. So, the kitchen, utility room and cloakroom were first on my…

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Let’s celebrate Pancake Day 2019

Pancake Day (5th March) is fast approaching – and we are serious fans. We are always looking for ways to make our batter better. After all, it’s one of our favourite foodie days of the year! Pancake Day is, on many levels, a moveable feast. Also known as Shrove Tuesday, the exact date changes every year. This is because it’s…

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Eating disorders: causes, prevention & treatment

The NHS defines an eating disorder as having an unhealthy attitude to food, which makes the sufferer ill. However, it’s a relatively simple definition for a complex problem. Eating disorders control the lives of those who suffer from them. They can involve eating too much or too little, or being obsessed with weight and body shape. As this week marks…

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15 mins with…Simone Suss of Studio Suss

Interior designer Simone shares how she entered the fabulous world of interior design. Simply read on to discover her top decorating advice, some of their high-profile, interior design projects, how they source luxury furniture and high quality art for clients and more.

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