Forget the football. With Wimbledon now in full swing, this week and next week it’s all about tennis. To celebrate, I’m seriously considering treating myself to a pair of the greatest old skool tennis shoes every created, Dunlop Green Flash. I used to have an amazing pair of my mum’s, which had survived since the Sixties, but sadly I wore them to death. Hard to get hold of these days, you can still…

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I’m a sucker for novelty lighting, and these mega cute ice lolly fairy lights, £21, from BerryRed.co.uk have got the competition licked! They look almost good enough to eat and, puns aside, are perfect for summer parties, either indoors or out.

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Moroccan-inspired interiors have quietly been coming back into fashion for a while now. But whereas Morocco normally makes you think about brick reds, rich oranges and dark wood, the new ‘Modern Moroccan’ look is much brighter and punchier – hot pinks, lime green, royal blue and bright purple, punctuated with silver rather than the traditional gold, and set against fresh white walls. It’s an incredibly easy look to pull off, and one I love. I’ve been looking for a good excuse…

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  In case you hadn’t noticed, there’s some kind of big football competition starting today… And as a result, it seems you can’t move for World Cup-themed stuff in the shops at the moment. However most of it is either pretty tacky or unlikely to have a place in your heart/home for much longer than the four weeks of the tournament. I’m not a huge footie fan, but I do live with two boys (one…

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