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Tag Archive: Lark

25 Excellent Presents for Book Lovers

A kind of niche industry of ‘gifts for book lovers’ has popped up online, and some of the stuff you can get is actually quite good. If you know someone who has a favourite well-known author, chances are, there is some kind of gift that pays homage to that person or their work. From Hemingway […]

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45 Presents He’ll Really Love for Christmas

How are you going with your Christmas shopping? I bet you’ve still got at least one dude to buy for (I do), and you’re a little bit stuck. Amiright? Before you grab something boring or generic (step away from those boring old socks/undies/box of chocolates now), take a look at the beaut line-up of gifts […]

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Wee Trend: Gold Christmas Theme

After a year where metallics reigned supreme, it’s no surprise that one of the key themes to emerge for Christmas 2014 is gold. It’s certainly one of the more traditional and obvious Christmas themes, but this year it’s been interpreted with a modern and Scandinavian-inspired spin. Look to Ferm Living for inspiration and you’ll see […]

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Wee finds: Best Advent Calendars for 2014

Happy 1st of December! Do you have your Advent calendar up yet? I’ve dug out our old-school German Advent calendar to hang on the fridge, but we’ve already forgotten to open up the first door! I’ve noticed a growing trend for DIY Advent calendars this year, featuring boxes or pockets that can be filled with […]

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40 Best Christmas Presents for Little Girls

There is so much great stuff around for girls (aged three to 13) right now. I know I’ve gone for a rather predictable pink theme, but I’ve also included books with feisty female characters, fun and creative games and toys, as well as beautiful and inspirational new pieces for a little girl’s room that won’t […]

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35 Gorgeous & Glittery Gifts for Her

Treat a favourite lady in your life to a beautiful trinket for her to find under the Christmas tree. Soft pinks and warm golds are trending this season, and I’ve found all manner of sparkling, glittering gifts to suit all budgets, from teeny-tiny gold stud earrings to pretty gold-foil art prints. Just click on the […]

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