Christmas is all about the lights! The stores are bright with Christmas lighting. Every street in London shines with beautiful dazzling decorations. Just a quick glance down Oxford Circus or Carnaby street and you can tell that Christmas time makes us absolutely bonkers for lights! Going loco for lighting isn’t just localised to London though.… Read More Lights, Lights and more Lights!
Listen up! We have a significant announcement that you need to stop and read, immediately. Anything you have ever considered important does not come close to this moment. Seriously, put it down. That mince pie? Drop it. You need to be sitting down, completely comfortable and prepared to hear a piece of news that is… Read More We’re Popping up!
Ice Skating Rinks YES! It’s that time we’ve all been waiting for. The time to grab your family and friends put on your skates, and head to the ice-rink! You’re ready to twirl, spin, leap, prance and dive through the air with the grace of a modern-day Torvill and Dean. Not you? No, it’s not… Read More Get your skates on!
One Christmas Tree, 5 Ways: So, what are you decoration plans this year? Have you got that far? You should really have considered this by now, it’s November, and the clock is ticking! Before you know it, our kilted tree delivery service will be knocking at your door ready to put up your tree, and… Read More One Tree. Five Ways.
Hello There, It’s a pleasure to meet you, come in and warm yourself by the fire. Ah, that’s it, right there. Grab yourself a blanket and a cushion so you can get all comfy! It’s bloomin’ cold outside, and you’ve got to keep warm now. Just look at that snow coming down, it’s much prettier… Read More Meet Norman the Nordmann!
Making your Christmas more sustainable is a lot easier than you think! There is a multitude of ways to recycle (or ‘treecycle’) your way to a beautiful green Christmas. For a start, think ‘real’ this year. It’s an urban myth that non-real Christmas trees are better for the environment. Well, they can be, you just… Read More Keep Christmas Sustainable!
It’s time for the most embarrassing day of the year! No, it’s not Valentine’s day, even though you were caught picking up that large microwave lasagne for two that you full well knew you’d be eating alone. Nope, this is a day that embarrasses the whole country en-masse. It’s a day when everyone throws away… Read More The Office Christmas Party
Listen up and pay close attention! Christmas is right around the corner and the time for dilly-dallying is over. The elves are working relentlessly to prepare your gifts, the reindeer are at boot camp (carboloading for the marathon of their lives!) and what are you doing? I bet you haven’t even written your Christmas checklist… Read More Have you made your Christmas checklist?
“Where are you spending Christmas?” That’s a question we guarantee everyone hears more than once a year. Whether it’s small talk or not, it’s a serious question, and one you shouldn’t have waited for someone else to ask you before knowing the answer… Especially not as late as September! However, we can’t expect everyone else… Read More Plan Your Christmas Escape!
Guess who’s back and a whole lot easier on the eyes? That’s right; It’s us! The number one Christmas specialists are reporting in for our festive duty! We know… you’re still in your shorts, sipping on a cold beverage, desperately clinging to the last shreds of the British summer. You can’t say it, so we… Read More The Christmas Countdown Starts Now! | Pines and Needles Blog