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  1. A woman in a black dress in front of a white wall with multiple colourful posters. A bright red lamp and multi-coloured ornaments on a sideboard behind.

    Story of My Home with Eshita Kabra-Davies

    The founder of By Rotation, the luxury rental platform and app, shares her home truths.

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  2. A lifestyle photograph set in a garden with woven garden furniture, laid with purple wine glasses and white tableware.

    How to Throw a Garden Party

    Much more than simply an aesthetic consideration, the right glass can make or break your drink. Ensure your favourite tipple is always enjoyed with our useful guide.

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  3. Decorative storage boxes, a stack of books and a rattan lamp on top of a console table. A black mirror with a scalloped edge hangs on the wall.

    How to Style a Holiday Home

    Interior Designer Dani Neville has travelled the globe creating beautiful homes, everywhere from Saint-Tropez to Switzerland. She shares her tips for decorating a property abroad.

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  4. An arty photograph of two large clear wine glasses and two small clear wine glasses with a red rim, arranged on a wooden table set for dinner.

    A Guide to the Different Types of Wine Glasses

    Much more than simply an aesthetic consideration, the right glass can make or break your drink. Ensure your favourite tipple is always enjoyed with our useful guide.

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  5. A summery sitting room with ochre walls, a linen sofa and green cushions.

    Sunny Shades Sing in a Hampshire Haven

    Discover how to create your very own summery country retreat as demonstrated in this delightful Hampshire manor house.

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  6. A double bed with a striped headboard with a cream throw and an orange stripe pillow. A dark wooden bedside table beside.

    The Best British Boltholes for a Romantic Escape

    From Aller Dorset to Wilderness Reserve’s newest addition, discover five of the best UK hotels and staycation spots for a weekend away in the country.

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  7. A garden furniture set sits in front of a stone-coloured country house

    A Landscape Designer's Guide to the Perfect Garden

    Alasdair Cameron, founder of landscape design company Cameron, shares his essential tips for designing an outdoor space.

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  8. An array of decorative home accents and a vase with long faux stems on top of a mantlepiece. A large mirror hung on the wall behind.

    Luxury Housewarming Gifts Everyone Will Appreciate

    Are you looking for the perfect gift for new homeowners? We have a whole host of advice for buying presents that will be as useful as they are exciting.

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  9. A coastal apartment in Greece with two deck chairs looking out over the sea.

    A Travel Guide to Greece’s Hidden Gems

    Forget honeymoon hotspots and buzzing beach clubs – the best of Greece’s islands and coastline is found beyond the well-trodden path, says travel writer Kate Lough.

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