This year, instead of spending a fortune forking out for gifts you're not 100% sure about, why not spend a little more effort and a lot less money creating custom gifts that you can guarantee will be treasured for years to come. Here are a few ideas to get you started...
If there's one Christmas present you can almost bank on receiving, it's that winter jumper, which always seems to be the failsafe choice of well-meaning relatives. But the chances are that your wardrobe only has room for so many jumpers, and with each winter that passes by the collection just seems to mount up even further.
Decorating your home for Christmas is always great fun, and it's sure to get even the grumpiest Scrooge into the Christmas spirit. But the festive season is also a great time to do something a little quirky - and there are numerous ways in which you can make your decorations stand out from the crowd.
So the long nights have drawn in and it's finally time to start digging those Christmas decorations out of wherever they've been stashed away for the last year.
With Christmas just around the corner, it's time to start thinking how you're going to make the most of the upcoming festive season.
Getting the right look for your home's exterior can be a surprisingly tricky business.
When the time comes for you to revamp your home, the chances are that you'll have a lot of old bits and pieces that you no longer know what to do with.
Have you got an unloved old bookcase sat around looking a little sorry and tired? If so, don't just throw it away - repurpose it!
It can sometimes be a bit of a wrench to remove old windows in order to make way for new ones. Old wooden window frames have plenty of charisma, something their replacements sometimes lack.