Valentine’s Day special gift ideas – accessories for around the home

It’s not long now until Valentine’s Day. Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for your loved one? Or maybe just want to add a touch of romance to you home for the special day. Here are some great ideas of lovely home accessories to get you in the mood…

Love pillowcase set £29.95,  Personalised love hearts picture £58, from Not on the High Street

Andrew Martin love letter wallpaper £49.90, Libra love bookends £71.50, from Bouf,384&wid=288&hei=384&layer=1&src=G_129626450_50_20100825&size=288,384&qlt=65&wid=288&hei=384&op_usm=1,1,0,0,384&wid=288&hei=384&layer=1&src=I_143226769_00_20110120&size=288,384&qlt=65&wid=288&hei=384&op_usm=1,1,0,0

Wedgwood Queen of Hearts collection from £40, Rose sculpture cushion £12.50, House of Fraser

Wall sticker £11.99 from Bouf, 1000 red silk rose petals £7.24 from Amazon


Amazing savings on bedspreads, mirrors, lighting and more from Laura Ashley

This week Laura Ashley are launching a whole load of new offers on several of their home departments, so here’s a list of those on now and coming soon…

30% off all lighting until 30th November

25% off all mirrors until 27th November

30% off all bedspreads until 17th November

25% off all duvets and pillows until 30th November

25% off Express Furniture from 1st to 27th November

50% off wallpaper from 3rd to 6th November

30% off cushions and throws from 3rd to 6th November

50% off divans and mattresses from 3rd to 6th November

3 of the best – classic clocks

Here is a round of the best home accessories around at the moment, whatever your budget, one these clocks is bound to suit your home.

Mantel Clocks: (left to right) Lascelles carriage clock from John Lewis £30, Champagne scroll mantel clock from Laura Ashley was £60, now £30, Jones black mantel clock from Argos £19.99$list4$

Wall Clocks: Kensington wall clock from Not on the High Street £44, London clock from House of Fraser £80, Cotswold clock available in 6 colours from John Lewis £40,442&wid=288&hei=442&layer=1&src=I_130689437_00_20100305&size=288,442&qlt=65&wid=288&hei=442&op_usm=1,1,0,0$fash_product$

Something a bit different: Umbra Big Ben clock from House of Fraser £64, Kitsch cuckoo clock from Not on the High Street £23.95, Retro ‘Sharp’ record player clock from Not on the High Street £125,442&wid=288&hei=442&layer=1&src=I_139578366_00_20100818&size=288,442&qlt=65&wid=288&hei=442&op_usm=1,1,0,0

Ikat patterned soft furnishings

Ikat is the latest trend for fashion and soft furnishings. The patterned fabric comes originally from Indonesia and has a tribal feel but with a modern twist and comes in some amazing bold colours to add a splash of colour. They work really well with contemporary styles and also seem to blend just as well with the more traditional look. Here is some inspiration for you…

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Top mid season sale bargains for you & your home

Mid Season sales are on – there are a huge amount of savings to be had with loads on shops including BHS, Phase Eight, Laura Ashley, Karen Millen, Crabtree & Evelyn, Coast and more…

BHS Sale

Phase Eight mid season sale

Phase Eight mid season sale – save up to 30% off womens clothing and accessories.

Crabtree & Evelyn Sale

Crabtree & Evelyn – save 20% when you spend £20 or more by entering the code SEPT20 at the checkout.

Karen Millen Sale

The Karen Millen Mid season sale is now on with massive savings on clothes, shoes and accessories.

Laura Ashley Sale

Laura Ashley are offering 50% off wallpaper, 50% off upholstery and furniture and 30% off made-to-measure curtains and blinds.

Coast are offering great savings on womenswear in their mid-season sale.

Superdry 10% Off

Superdry are offering 10% off you order when you enter the code NEWSPDRY99 at the checkout.

20% off Designers Guild

At Designers Guild get 20% off their bedroom and bathoom essentials.

Liberty Beauty Offer

 Liberty are offing this amazing beauty gift – receive a Liberty print make up bag filled with 13 products worth over £150 with every purchase of £90 or more in store or online.

Oak Furniture Land Sale

Oak Furniture Land have up to 65% off in their autumn sale.


Top offers this week for fashion, home and garden

Here’s a round up of the best online sales and special offers available this weekend…

The White Company are offering 60% off bedspreads & cushions, 50% off bed linen, 20% off all knitwear and 10% of the new autumn collection.

Heals Autumn home event starts today with up to 50% off selected products including furniture, lighting, bed linen, storage, kitchen and home accessories.

Amazing offers are now available at Designers Guild with up to 50% off home accessories, bedding, towels and much more, plus if you spend over £100 you can get a further 10% off your order and free delivery if you enter the voucher code ‘SPECIAL10‘ at checkout.

Jersey Plants Direct have these 3 offers on perennial plants exclusive to online customers. Jumbo ready plants are supplied in approx 8-12cm sizes ready for immediate planting. Arabis alpine plant collection, 6 jumbo plants for £13.99. Erysimum Collection, 6 perennial wallflower plants for £13.99 and Salvia Collection, 6 aromatic perennials for £13.99

Bench are offering 20% off all knitwear until 25th Spetember 2011.

Moda in Pelle footwear sale – get up to 70% off selected shoes, boots and accessories, plus new customers can get a further 10% off when you enter code ‘NEWCUST‘ as checkout.

Miss Selfridge have up to 50% off in their autumn sale with new lines just added, there is also a further 20% student discount until 27th September.

Viyella now have up to £50 off (or up to 30%) selected items in their new autumn winter range.