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  • How to tablescape like a pro

    Tablescaping basically means making your dining table look nice in case some bugger Instagrams it. Here's how to wow your guests this Christmas.

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    Home truths

    Buying a house is an emotive act, fuelled by all kinds of desire - protecting a family, starting a new life, following a dream. Three Muddy readers open the door to their homes to share their personal stories.

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    Fabulously Festive Workshops

    Take that festive prep to the next level. Fashion your very own Christmas Wreath at one these fab workshops around the counties (plus a few other Christmas-themed crafts as well).

  • 3 party cocktails – ready, steady, shake!

    Step away from the Chablis and try something different! We've got 5 copies of a cool new cocktail book to give away - and here are three autumn liveners from it to whet your whistle.

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    Speedy Supper

    No flipping idea what to cook for dinner tonight? Chef Anna Hedworth suggests this super-quick smoked mackerel and spinach kedgeree with cardamom rice. Yum!

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    New season, new home!

    Summer has gone. Deal with it. Embrace Autumn with these 6 breezily cool interior trends of rich colours, retro shapes and pared-back natural materials.

  • New season, new home!

    Summer has gone. Deal with it. Embrace Autumn with the new seasonal interior trends of rich colours, retro shapes and pared-back natural materials.

  • Waitrose gin tasting? We’re in!

    Brand new, this service from Waitrose combines our favourite things - gin, friends and hanging out at home. See how Muddy's Ed-in-Chief, Hero Brown, got on and book up pronto this summer, it's a blast!

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      Top Garden Party Tips

      Sun's out, fun's out! Turn your back yard into a party haven with our top tips for an al fresco soirée.

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      Ultimate summer wines

      Summer is here and that can only mean WINE O'CLOCK! We spoke to a top wine expert and got his top 7 picks for a fab summer tipple.

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      Are you vegan curious?

      If you're toying with ditching meat and dairy, try out this vegan recipe for dinner this week - aubergine schnitzel with magic "cheese" by Food From Four. Ooh, clever!

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      Totally LIT!

      Traditional? Modern? Whatever your preference, we're LOVING the fabulously chic lighting and furniture from Hampshire and Chelsea Harbour’s Vaughan Designs.

    • Coconut G&T

      You NEED to try this cocktail

      Take your bevvy up a notch with a fantastic twist on a classic drink, courtesy of Helen McGinn aka Knackered Mothers Wine Club.

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