Christmas
Christmas Carole: How to Entertain Your Kids during the Christmas Holidays

Christmas Carole: How to Entertain Your Kids during the Christmas Holidays

Christmas has to be the holiday that children look forward to the most, and who can blame them? Dressing the tree, leaving out treats for Santa and beautifully-wrapped presents… oh, it’s just magical darlings! Mr C and I love having the grandkids over and letting them take over our abode… I mean, who doesn’t like...
2 Day Brand Event Now On: Our Top Picks

2 Day Brand Event Now On: Our Top Picks

Our 2 Day Brand Event is now on! Shop up to 40% off all your favourite brands exclusively online today and in-store on Thursday and Friday. Here are some of our favourite products! Shop Brand Event Carvela Peep Toe Ankle Boots Was £140 Now £112 Howick Vintage snowflake jumper Was £60 Now £42 Benefit Hoola...
Christmas Carole's Kitchen: My Mini Gilded Apricot Mince Pies

Christmas Carole’s Kitchen: My Mini Gilded Apricot Mince Pies

I love nothing more than pottering around my cosy Christmas kitchen during the countdown to advent. It keeps me busy and out of Mr C’s way; frankly at this time of year the workshop becomes a multi-tasking force to be reckoned with, but I still like to make myself useful. Therefore, I find that the...
What's Your Signature Scent?

What’s Your Signature Scent?

Christmas is the perfect opportunity to ask for that fabulous fragrance you’ve had your eye on for the last couple of months or to try something completely new. We know how important a perfume is for first impressions or to represent your personality. We’ve asked everyone here at House of Fraser HQ what their signature...
Christmas Carole: This year, gift family & friends with Christmas treats handmade with love

Christmas Carole: This year, gift family & friends with Christmas treats handmade with love

Christmas is a fabulous chance to get creative in the kitchen. I love to whip up a myriad of festive treats to give to loved ones, friends who pop in for a mug of cheer and a mince pie and even for all of our little poppets who beaver away so earnestly all year through...
How to Dress The Perfect Christmas Tree

How to Dress The Perfect Christmas Tree

Christmas is only 5 weeks away so it’s time to get your hands on that Christmas decoration box hidden away somewhere in your house and start thinking about your Christmas tree. From the type of trees to the colours of your ornaments…here’s an easy step by step guide on how to dress the perfect Christmas...
Our Gift to You : 10% off Selected Beauty Gift Sets

Our Gift to You : 10% off Selected Beauty Gift Sets

We have a fantastic offer for you which has just launched today! We have taken 10% off some of our favourite beauty gift sets just in time for your Christmas shopping – here are our top picks… Christmas time is all about creating the perfect make up look for a big night out with friends...
The Perfect Perfume Present

The Perfect Perfume Present

It’s always tricky to find a good present on budget, and it’s now that time of year again when we start thinking about what to get our nearest and dearest. A fail-safe option which always goes down a treat is a gorgeous fragrance gift set – and we have the perfect options which will slot...
An Italian Christmas: Try the Feast of the Seven Fishes for Christmas Eve

An Italian Christmas: Try the Feast of the Seven Fishes for Christmas Eve

The Feast of the Seven Fishes or Festa dei sette pesci is the Italian tradition for celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ on Christmas Eve and usually consists of many dishes of fried, grilled or steamed seafood and fish. Whilst – to some – seven dishes may sound excessive for the night before a substantial...
Christmas Gifting: Present Ideas for the Younger Gent

Christmas Gifting: Present Ideas for the Younger Gent

They might be made of slugs, snails and puppy dog’s tails, but I find present shopping for boys as easy as pie. If you’re fretting over what to give your son/fella/uni chum this Christmas, it’s time to stop stressing – I’ve browsed House of Fraser to bring you a few gifts that will please the...
Prepare Your Christmas Dining Table

Prepare Your Christmas Dining Table

However many you might be feeding this Christmas, remember to think about your dining table ahead of the celebrations to avoid any last-minute stress. So before you add any festive touches to the table, make sure you’ve covered the essentials: Table Size Casa Couture Fitzroy Extending Dining Table // Linea Camberwell Extending Dining Table Planning...
Christmas Carole Answers: What to serve as a light starter on Christmas Day…

Christmas Carole Answers: What to serve as a light starter on Christmas Day…

There is no shame in over-indulging at Christmas, we all know it happens! However, if you are playing hostess this year, you certainly don’t want everyone to be stuffed with food before you present the main event; a proudly bronzed turkey is a must at Christmas in our house (psssst…. It’s actually Mr C’s favourite!)...