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Hotel Hermitage, Isola d’Elba

Getting to Elba: The ferry for Portoferraio, Isola d’Elba leaves from Piombino. Book your ferry well in advance at – www.mobylines.com Where to Stay: The only place to stay on Elba, in my opinion, is Hotel Hermitage – www.elba4star.it – set directly on … Continue reading

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South Hams, Devon

Having just spent a fantastic long weekend with friends in their spectacular Devon house in South Devon, I could not resist sharing some of the hi-lights from our trip. Food, atmosphere and view does not come much better than Beach … Continue reading

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Goop

I am still surprised that so many of my UK based friends and colleagues have yet to find out about the delights of Goop. Goop is the creation of Gwyneth Paltrow and whilst it seems to attract some unnecessary negative press here … Continue reading

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Babington House, Somerset

As you drive past Stonehenge into the heart of Somerset, through Frome and into Babington, you are met by a long tree lined drive which takes you to Babington House. This unique luxury hotel feels like your own private country … Continue reading

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The Merits of Premium Economy

Having just returned from a speedy half term trip to New York, I wanted to share my thoughts and experiences of paying ‘that little bit extra’ for Premium Economy on flights with the family. I rarely write with opinions which … Continue reading

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Clements Ribeiro Spring/summer 2012

A week on from the gorgeous Clements Ribeiro Spring/Summer 2012 collection and I can’t help but dream for summer days and a speedy dash through winter to the arrival of the new collection. I was delighted to see the return of … Continue reading

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Sunuva – Gorgeous UV protective Sunwear

Just discovered Sunuva, a gorgeous collection of UV protective swimwear and beachwear, created by Mums for Mums looking for the ultimate UV sun protection for their children, whilst keeping them stylish chic and cool. My Freckles loved this tie dye … Continue reading

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Another UK Exclusive…

Ditte Fischer Milk and Sugar Set Ditte Fischer Copenhagen ceramics are both practical and tactile with their clean curves and simple silhouettes. The base colours are black, grey and white and are accentuated with a wide range of contemporary colours … Continue reading

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KopCup – Gorgeous Danish Ceramics

KopCup Danish Ceramics Following our recent family holiday to Denmark, I have reported back on many stylish finds. Ceramics are big at the moment and there is no shortage of talent. Jewellery, home delights and unique one off items are … Continue reading

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More Danish Delights…

Another delightful find on our Danish trip was the discovery of Anne Black ceramics. We hope to have these delectable items available to buy through Freckles in the Sun in the not too distant future but for now here is … Continue reading

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