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December 2018

24/12/2018

Interior Inspiration to Banish the Winter Blues

After the fun festivities of Christmas, it’s almost impossible not to feel a little glum. Luckily we’re here to help, with hints and, to keep your spirits high and your home looking beautiful and cheerful into the New Year. A Splash of Colour Once the Christmas decorations come down, your home can feel a little bare. So why not brighten it up with a lick of paint and introduce a stunning new feature wall? Opting for bright, uplifting or deep, rich colours can really transform a space. Statement walls are... Read More

12/12/2018

Tips For Choosing Art For Others

Art can be a fabulous gift for any occasion, whether that be Christmas, a baby shower, wedding gift or perhaps a special thank you and your loved ones will find it quite the compliment that you care enough to spend time choosing the perfect piece just for them. Whether you are adding to an existing artwork collection or starting a new one for a friend, partner or family member, here are some tips to make choosing art for someone else super easy. 1. Lucy uses a wide range of colour... Read More

The gift of lasts forever | Lucy Pittaway 11/12/2018

The Gift of Art That Lasts Forever

With designs inspired by Yorkshire and the North, featuring her now iconic adorable animals, a print or gift from Lucy Pittaway is sure to make your loved ones smile this Christmas. An award-winning artist who received the prestigious accolade of the UK’s Most Popular Selling Published Artist 2018 from the Fine Art Trade Guild, Lucy’s work has been sold worldwide. Despite her incredible success, Lucy remains a Yorkshire lass at heart, and wants nothing more than to brighten the homes with her art. While the brand was born in North... Read More

07/12/2018

Delicious Festive Recipes To Download

It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas… As ‘tis the season for utter indulgence, we’ve teamed up with Wensleydale Creamery to bring you some mouth-wateringly delicious festive recipes. Whether you are a novice baker, hosting a dinner party or just fancy baking some mince pies with the little ones, download our festive recipe pack for a little extra inspiration in the kitchen this Christmas. Star Topped Mince Pies Serves 18 Ingredients 140g/5oz cold butter (diced) 225g/8oz plain flour 50g/2oz ground almonds 50g/2oz golden caster sugar 1 orange (zest only)... Read More