From a New Year’s feast inspired by the novels of Charles and Catherine Dickens, to seasonal decorating ideas from Selina Lake featuring rich pomegranate reds and swathes of natural greenery, to four homes brimming with personality and festive cheer, there’s plenty to delight and intrigue in this issue. We’ve also hand-picked 25 of the best online boutiques selling antiques, vintage and artisan goodies, and Caroline Wheater rounds up some key auctions over the next six months to pop in your diary. Plus we hope you’ll enjoy our collecting features on Bristol Blue glass, napkin rings, tartanware and glittering gold antiques. A Very Merry Christmas!
Comfort & Joy
Step inside four homes filled with festive cheer.
Shopping Made Easy
The best online boutiques for antique and artisan gifts.
Berry bright seasonal styling, how to decorate with warming colours, jewelled tones and hints of pomegranate red.
A Glass Act:
The Beauty of Bristol Blue.
Join the clan
Dining with Dickens
A delicious menu inspired by Dickens’ feasts.
Collecting Napkin Rings
A social history of this charming tableware.
New Season’s Sales
Key auctions coming up in the next six months.
All this and much, much more!!
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