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Penelope Quinn

Craft Expert

13 achievable DIY projects for the long weekend

The Easter long weekend is the perfect time to do those odd-jobs you’ve been putting off.

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Top Interior Trends for 2016

Whether you like to keep up with what’s hot or are just on the search for some inspiration, here are the top interior trends for 2016 as predicted by the experts.

Pretty Easter crafts you can enjoy all year round

Your Easter crafting efforts needn’t only be on show for a few days – here are some ideas that can be displayed all year round.

Ghostly Goings On in Lake Windermere

Rolling hills, charming towns and a picturesque lake attract thousands of visitors every year, but it’s the Lake District’s ghostly visions that provide the real draw card for Penelope Quinn.

How to Avoid the Biggest Changing Room Blunders

Shopping – most of us either love it or loathe it. If you count yourself among the latter, here’s some useful tips that will make a trip to your local shopping centre a whole lot less traumatic.

Healthy Meals You Need to Make in 2016

If you’ve indulged during the silly season, now is the time to overhaul your eating habits. Here are our most popular healthy recipes to help you stay on track.

What Not to Wear on New Year's Eve

Want to get attention for all the right reasons this New Year's Eve? Here’s how to sparkle without looking like a human disco ball…

Top Tips For Perfect Table Etiquette

Just like knowing how to change a tire and pick a lock, knowing fine dining table etiquette is one of those life skills it really pays to know even if you don’t know when you are going to use it. Here are some hard and fast rules to remember for classy dining etiquette.

12 Easy upcycled DIY Advent Calendars

We’re already well into December, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get excited about the countdown to Christmas with an advent calendar! Here are 12 easy DIY ideas you’re going to love

10 hidden Australian Gems you MUST put on your bucket list

Here are our top picks of little known spots you must visit in this lifetime.

Top 5 Christmas Decorating Trends For 2015

Paying homage to Yuletide traditions, bringing the outside in and merry metals are all big trends for Christmas decorating in 2015. Find out how to transform your home into a festive celebration with these top trends.

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