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Design

08/04/2016
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Napkin Folding to Impress

With Summer soon approaching, your mind will be turning to eating outdoors and perhaps hosting a dinner party for your friends and family! When you put on a dinner party, you often want to impress which is why we have a variety of different napkin folding techniques to show you. They are all fairly simple to do, but look so amazing on a table full of gorgeous food – your guests will be in awe of your skills. A Simple Silverware Pouch 1. Lie the napkin face down in front... Read More

02/03/2016
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Transform Your Home with Colour

The days are getting longer and the flowers are just about starting to bloom again, slowly but surely. It’s time to start thinking about adding a little colour in to your home. Just a couple of additions here and there can make a big difference and will slowly start to transform your home from winter to spring. When adding colour into a room, always remember the numbers 60-30-10. 60% of the rooms colour is the walls, 30% is the colouring of the furniture/curtains, and 10% is the accent pieces in... Read More

31/12/2015
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2016 Upcoming Trends

2016 is set to be a huge year in fashion, beauty and interior design and all of us here at Shoetique HQ are looking forward to seeing some of the top trends over the next 12 months. Read on for some tips and inspiration….. Fashion Slip dresses made an appearance in 2015, primarily on celebrities on the red carpet, and they are set to make the transition to everyday dress in 2016. Think light and floaty for a summer’s day! Burberry’s maxi slip dress (far right) is perfect alone for... Read More

17/12/2015
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Christmas Hacks to make your life easier

Although Christmas is a fun, exciting and merry, it can also be a little stressful with so many things to get done! We like to make life simple here at Shoetique.co.uk – who needs extra stress anyway? We have put together a list of tips and tricks that can help to make your life easier during the Christmas period leaving you more time to relax and drink mulled wine! 1. Use shiny green tinsel to make your Christmas tree look fuller. Wrap the tinsel on the inner branches to fill... Read More

08/12/2015
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Christmas Lights – Make Your Home Sparkle

Lights, lights everywhere! It must be Christmas time. Towns and cities will have had their annual ‘Christmas light switch on’ which brightens streets and adds a touch of festive cheer – trees are covered with fairy lights and rooftops too (we’ve even got some in the Shoetique office)! Neighbours will often compete with each other and decorate their houses and gardens with lit up reindeers and ‘stop here’ signs so Santa can find them! There is something so magical and memorising about lights and they certainly make you aware that... Read More