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Posts written in February, 2012

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Stunning DIY shelving for beautiful, unique interiors

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 29th, 2012 at 8:44am

If you’ve ever tried to track down unusual and unique shelving for a particular alcove or space, you’ll know it isn’t always easy finding something that fits, looks great, doesn’t cost too much and isn’t from Ikea! Not that there’s anything wrong with Ikea… but if you want something a little more unusual, here’s some…read more

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Small business? Save money with a virtual assistant

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 28th, 2012 at 8:26am

Do you run a small business? If so, do you spend most of your time running to catch up, firefighting, answering the phone and tackling everyday admin? Or do you have plenty time to focus on the important stuff like growing your business, staying ahead of your competitors, innovating and creating? If you’re anything like…read more

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B and Q discount codes for cheaper DIY projects

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 27th, 2012 at 9:05am

It was light ’til half five last night. Heavenly! The only things is, the brighter weather doesn’t half show up the grubby bits in your home. After a winter’s worth of staying in, cuddling up and keeping warm, many people’s interior decor goes completely to pot. And it’s always nice to have a fresh start…read more

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6 ways to create gorgeous table decorations for next to nothing!

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 24th, 2012 at 9:14am

Special occasion on the horizon? Dinner party on the cards? Love interior decor with a difference? Here’s six creative ways to create stunning table decorations for next to nothing! First, find yourself a suitable vase. Second hand shops, junk emporia and boot fairs are great places to pick up uniquely funky vases, from flowery shabby…read more

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Two seasons discount codes for fabulous value surf and street-wear

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 23rd, 2012 at 9:39am

Are you into lifestyle sports? If you’re passionate about skiing or snowboarding, surfing or wakeboarding, skating or motor cross, BMX or mountain biking, you’ll love our Two Seasons discount codes. Two Seasons has been around since 1983 to cater for a burgeoning growing ski market in winter and the nation’s obsession with tennis through the…read more

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Low cost gardening tips for spring 2012

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 22nd, 2012 at 9:08am

Green fingers? Messy garden? Here’s some simple tips for low cost gardening in 2012! First, tools. Unless you’re a tool fiend there’s no real need to buy a tool for every purpose, and there’s no need to buy new. Cheap new tools are all very well, but old tools are beautifully made, rock solid, much…read more

Are you prepared for the drought? Sensible ideas for saving water

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 21st, 2012 at 8:59am

After a few of the driest years for decades, water companies have finally announced an official drought in some parts of Britain. So what does it mean for people in the South East and Northamptonshire? If things continue this way, without the rain we need, we could face water shortages and rationing. But one way…read more

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Decorate your own clothes for cheap, unique style and panache!

Posted by Kate Naylor on February 20th, 2012 at 9:38am

I’ve covered decorating your own clothing before, but I thought I’d feature it again and include some images this time. Here’s some of the methods I use to decorate clothing. cut shapes from scraps of gorgeous fabric, iron them flat, lie them on your garment and draw round the edge with either Tulip/Pebeo 3D craft…read more

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Katie

I live just outside Brighton, high up on the South Downs, with my fiancé Tony and our three cats.

I’m dedicated to saving money, spending less, buying wisely and generating cash from the stuff I no longer want.

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Jenny

Hi there, I’m Jenny, a brand new mum living in the heart of Essex with a passion for making the pounds look after themselves!

I’m here to pass on all that I’ve learnt about baby saving, looking good on a budget and to keep you guys up to date with what's hot on the money saving blog scene.

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