It’s that time of year again, while you are enjoying the peak of summer, to start thinking about the Autumn/Winter season. There’s something about interior styles for autumn and winter that are so inviting, giving a real glow, and Laura Ashley never disappoint with their super-stylish interiors. The new catalogue is out now, here are some of my favourites…
The big shops are pulling all the stops out to get you spending this weekend, there are loads of massive savings around - so if you are planning on buying anything at all check out these discounts first and make every penny count.
Laura Ashley Jubilee Event – 30% of everything
John Lewis – 20% off all John Lewis outdoor furniture and BBQs until 5th June
BHS Jubilee spectacular – up to 30% off everything from today until 5th June.
Clarks – get 20% off all adult shoes when you enter voucher code ‘BQUEEN‘ at the checkout, starts today and ends 13th June.
Phase Eight – get 30% off all accessories and footwear
Karen Millen – get 30% off all accessories and footwear until 11th June
Dorothy Perkins – up to 30% off everything
Save up to 70% plus get a further 20% off selected items in the House of Fraser blue cross sale which runs until Sunday 26th February. There are some fab savings on womenswear, menswear, homewares and furniture.
Laura Ashley are offering up to 50% off the following departments until Sunday 19th February:
Furniture & Upholstery & free delivery
Divans & Mattresses
Plus there is 25% off knitwear
The new Spring Summer collection 2012 from Designers Guild is now available for preview online. Featuring beautiful and bold floral patterns from the Kimono Blossom range, vibrant blues and lilac checks and stripes in the Saraille range and a softer Country range offering pale blues, greens and turquoise in pretty floral and check patterns.
Here are some beautiful images from the new ranges.
This Christmas there are some great toys to choose from for the kids – these are some of the new toys and games that are going to be really popular this year, there’s something here to make the perfect gift for kids of all ages…
Air Swimmers – these look amazing fun, remote controlled inflatable shark or clown fish, these will entertain kids and grown-ups. Click here to find out more and watch the video.
AppBlaster iPhone Gun – this it tipped to be the hottest gadget this year. The gun houses your iPod or iPhone and uses the camera on your device to change your environment into a battleground. Come with a free App, works with iPhone 3GS or 4 and iPod Touch 4th generation. Click here to find out more.
Doggie Doo Game – this one will really make you laugh, yes it’s a dog that poos! Okay so maybe not hours of fun, but the kids will find it hilarious, and it’s only cheap. Feed the dog, throw the dice and take turns pumping the lead, if it poos on your turn you get to collect it (nice). Watch the advert and find out more.
LeapFrog LeapPad – this is a learning tablet with built-in camera, video recorder and microphone, 100′s of games and apps for fun learning, reading and art. Comes with a stylus for writing skills. Suitable for ages 4 and over, comes in green or pink. There are so many great features, click here to read all about them.
Moshi Monsters – the latest craze in collectables for kids, there is a huge range of toys, video games, clothing and other merchandise to choose from, whatever your budget there is something here the kids will love. See the full range here.
Nerf Vortex Nitron Gun – this is the first fully automatic blaster gun from Nerf with electronic scope, plusing light-up tracking scope and 20 disc ammo clip. For ages 8+. Click here to see this and the full Nerf range.
If you want to order any furniture for Christmas this year then Laura Ashley are offering 25% off all of their express range, but you need to place you order by the 27th November deadline. The express furniture range offers a great selection from the Laura Ashley range with best-selling sofas and armchairs in a range of fabric and leathers as well as cabinet furniture. Click here to find out more.