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  • Colour curious

    Winter gloom be gone, Spring is coming. Perfect timing, as Gift Pop's new season bags have landed and whether you're colour curious or like to shine bright like a Belisha beacon, you gonna want them all.

  • Chilly yellow and blue metal bottles on royal blue background

    Water, water everywhere

    Too much wine left you feeling like a raisin? I hear you. If you want to drink more H2O in 2019 and save the planet, then go eau… eau… eau… for these sexy reusable bottles. Water has never looked so good.

  • Gotta have it

    Woohoo! It's time to partaaaaay. Down tools and dive head first into the bubbles from now until New Year – and we've only found one that tastes like Veuve without the price tag. You're welcome.

  • Top 10 book for young adults

    The magnificent indie bookshop Mostly Books has scoured the shelves, and selected its Top 10 books for the miracle of a tween/teen no-screen Christmas.

  • Our festive fashion top 10

    Invitations piling up and nothing to wear? Well, Cinders, you shall go to the ball (or, er, pub). Muddy's partywear edit incoming!

  • Revealed! Our books of 2018

    Put this little lot on your Christmas list and you can thank us later. Muddy's books editor Kerry Potter choose her top 10 tomes of 2018. Has your fave made the cut?

  • Gifts for teens

    Those pesky tweens and teens are a nightmare to buy for, but relax, we have it, like, totally covered with added hashtags and emojis :)

  • Xmas gifts for fab fellas

    What to buy the man in your life? Hey, easy peasy! Here’s our curated ‘Best for Blokes’, as chosen by the 18 Muddy Stilettos editors around the counties.

  • Drop it like it’s hot

    How pretty is this necklace? Introducing a garnet and pearl pendant – courtesy of Hungerford-based Antique Jewellery Boutique. Oh, and did I mention, you could win it? Because you can.

  • Gift guide for littlies

    Treat the little people! Gorgeous young children's pressies for Christmas, with brands you won't find everywhere else.

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