This Month We Love the Festive Season & Holiday Escapes!
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Welcome to our Festive Home issue packed full of ideas for friends, family and the home.
If you are planning to revitalise your home we have plenty of ideas for updating your home from the wonderful companies in our Directory.
If you are interested in styling, we introduce our latest venture Styling Secrets.
We also have some ideas for personalising your festive gifts and also how to involve all the family in crafting decorations.
If you are planning a last-minute getaway, or are looking ahead to next year’s holidays we have plenty of suggestions in our Festive Escapes. We also have a selection of beautiful venues if you are planning a wedding, or special event in 2018.
We have reviews of our Top 10 Books for all the family and books for food lovers as well as our Winter Beauty Round-up, full of gorgeous gifts.
As this is our last magazine for 2017 we would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has contributed to our magazines throughout the year, to the fabulous companies in our Directory, the authors and the PR/publicity teams who always respond to our requests so promptly, and to YOU, our wonderful readers who always give us such positive feedback. We wish you all a very happy festive holiday and a peaceful and happy 2018.
Kaye, Louise and the whole Hot Brands Cool Places team xxx
Welcome to our Autumn Escapes magazine.
This is a delightful time of year for unexpected days when we can escape outdoors and that the sun is surprisingly warm, and we can nd new places to explore.
In this issue we highlight many places up and down the country where you can take a wonderful weekend break. If you are planning next year’s holiday now is a great time to take advantage of special offers.
If you are looking for a different type of holiday, we focus on Beacon Park Boats where you can stay in a luxury houseboat.
If you are looking for more creative escapes we have a beautiful collection of books to inspire your creativity.
We also have a family inspired collection of delightful brands and our usual Beauty Round- up.
In this month’s issue we are celebrating Weddings!
If you are looking for inspiration, here are some fabulous ideas for planning your special day.
We also have inspiring interviews with the following:
Wedding Dress and Occasion Wear Designer, Sassi Holford
Ruth Shaw, Creative Director at Harriet Wilde
Helen Warner, Photographer
Alexandra Carr, Event Co-ordinator, Milsom Weddings
We have a feature on how to create a Wedding Gift List that gives your guests more choices and options.
And finally, if you are looking for a location for your honeymoon we also have our special Honeymoons feature.
If you are planning a weekend break, or a longer holiday, we have some wonderful sources of inspiration in this issue as well as our delightful children’s brands.
We also have features on the following:
Afternoon Tea in Style – how to create an indulgent afternoon tea.
Planning a Creative Summer – a round up of suggestions of places to visit to explore your creativity for you and your family.
We also review a collection of delightful books that have recently been published.
Perfect reading for the weekend, enjoy!
With this beautiful Spring weather arriving, now is the perfect time to rejuvenate our homes and gardens and look at ways of adding new accessories, or a beautiful piece of furniture.
In this issue we have wonderful ideas for every room in your house. We also have a feature on how to Spring Clean in Style.
We also have inspiring interviews with:
Christian Gotter, the GROHE UK General Manager
Brontë Aurell, owner of London’s ScandiKitchen, author of Scandikitchen: The Essence of Hygge
In our book reviews this month we have a wonderful selection of creative and inspiring books full of activities for all the family.