Four ways to soak up every moment of summer

The British summer - blink and you miss it. But getting out in the sunshine is vital for your wellbeing, so here are four ways to enjoy it while it lasts.

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How to dress for your body shape in warmer weather

Culottes or maxidress? Denim jeans vs harem pants? We’ve got the summer style solutions to suit everyone…

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Spending quality time with your child while they’re back from uni

They’re home for the holidays and catching up with old friends or on sleep. But with these inspiring ideas, they’ll want to catch up with you too.

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How to make your clothes look and feel newer for longer

A new outfit is a guaranteed mood boost, but can you keep that feeling for wash after wash? With these tips for keeping new clothes in top condition, you can.

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How to make cheap clothes seem luxurious

High-street bargains can be part of even the most committed fashionista’s wardrobe. Just follow these tips to get the smart shopper look.

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Caring for summer fabrics the right way

Delicate summer clothes look and feel beautiful, but they can be difficult to care for. Follow our fail-safe guide to help keep them looking like new.

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The latest decorating trend: soft is the new sleek

After years of hard-to-maintain minimalism at home, you can relax, because now decorating your house is all about soft textures and higgledy-piggledy design.

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Clothes that would look good on both you and your daughter

Mother and daughter may not agree on all fashion choices, but these are ones that you can definitely both share.

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Keep your laundry fragrant for longer

With these tips, your clothes will not only smell lovely, but you’ll shrink your laundry pile, too

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How to keep cool and stay covered

Just because you don’t want to swelter on hot, sticky days, it doesn’t mean you have to whip everything off. Here are our top five ways to dress for sunny weather without revealing all.

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Make your garden grandchild-friendly

Little adventurers love to get to know the natural world, but it can be a full-time job to keep them away from hidden dangers. Here’s how to create a safer space they can explore.

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Lavender love seven ways to bring this sweet scent into your home

For thousands of years people have prized it for its perfume, healing properties and even its flavour. Here are some ideas on how you can use this flowering herb to enjoy a little touch of the south of France

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How to get your family to help with the housework

If you always end up doing the lion’s share of the household chores, it’s time to change that. Here’s how…

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Save on your energy bills

As the temperature drops, our heating bills rise, but there are ways you can stay cosy and save your pennies too…

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20 random acts of kindness you can do every day

Being kind is something you can – and should – try every day of the year. Read on for some inspiration….

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5 things you can do now to have a stress-free Christmas

Tick these ‘to do’s’ off your list in November for a happy (and somewhat smug) December.

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Fashions that have really stood the test of time

Ever wondered what fashion editors mean by ‘forever pieces’? Here’s our definitive list – and why we all need them in our wardrobe

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Three steps to a capsule wardrobe

It’s easy to fill your wardrobe, but find yourself only wearing a few items from it. Here’s how to clear it out – and keep what’s left in tip-top condition.

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The A/W 16 trends you already own

How to be at the forefront of fashion this autumn without spending a penny

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Looking after yourself when you’re sick

Here’s what to do if you need to play doctor when you’re the patient too.

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