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Disney X Cath Kidston – Winnie The Pooh

So the first of the Disney X Cath Kidston collaboration has launched and already some of the items are sold out. They’ve released the Winnie the Pooh prints first. I’ll not be ordering anything as I’m holding out for the Minnie and Mickey items but here are my favourites from the range.

Balloon spot raglan dress and elasticated waist skirt

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The dress is £75 and the skirt is £40. I love the cut of the dress and the cute cap sleeves but also love how if you have just the skirt you can team it with a plain top so it’s not as much print all at once.

A Day in the Hundred Acre Wood Placement Sweat £35

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A cute design on a sweater that’ll be perfect for keeping warm now the days are turning chillier. This is Limited Edition so be sure to keep your eyes out for it coming back in stock.

Balloon spot mini reversible messenger bag £35

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I have a couple of this style of bag from Cath Kidston and they are so perfect for when you have a lot to carry. They’re surprisingly roomy and with it being reversible, its like having two bags in one!

Bramley Sprig modal PJ set £40

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I love the flowers on these and it’s a true Cath Kidston print. These are Limited Edition too so grab them while you can.

Balloon Spot Breakfast Cup & Saucer £16

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Cath Kidston crockery lasts so well. I have a few cups and saucers in various London prints and they look lovely on display but wash well and are sturdy.

There are also home ware and baby items available but these 6 are my favourites. I’m so excited to see what they release next!

 

 

 

 

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Fathers Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is less than a week away so here are a few last minute gift ideas that might just impress your Dad. All links open in a new tab/window

First up is a gift for the techie Dad, he’s got a gadget for this and a gadget for measuring that so why not buy him the Apple Watch which can bring all of that together for £259.

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The Sporty Dad, well what better to buy him than the England away kit to help him support them through Euro 2016? £50 from John Lewis

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The Dad who loves a bit of DIY can sometimes be tricky to buy for but what about a personalised hammer? These are fun and you can add any message. They’re by Auntie Mims from Not On The High Street and are only £20!

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Some Dad’s love nothing more than pottering around in their garden or allotment so a grow your own chilli kit could be right up his street. It’s only £12.95 from Tesco

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Is your Dad in to Super Heroes or maybe he is your Hero? These socks are a great choice and also perfect if you need something on a bit of a budget! They’re only £4 from F&F at Tesco

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I hope this post has given you some inspiration or ideas for a last minute Father’s Day gift! Make sure you all spoil your Father’s on June 19th.

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is fast approaching so I’ve put together a few ideas of lovely gifts for a range of Momma’s. Details are below:

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  1. For the Mum who loves to read:  Kindle Voyage by Amazon £169.99 – If your Mum loves to read then this is the ideal gift. It holds hundreds of books and makes reading on the go a lot easier. There are so many variations of the kindle now so check out which one would be best for your Momma.
  2. For the Mum who loves to be outdoors: Funky Veg Kit by Plant Theatre £11.99 – If your Mum enjoys pottering around in the garden/allotment then this gift could be a cool idea. It allows you to grow purple carrots, red brussels sprouts and stripy tomatoes plus two other seeds.
  3. For the Mum who loves technology: Rose Gold Apple Watch by Apple £300 – So this is a pricier gift but if your Mum loves technology and you can afford it, then why not treat her? There are so many apps available now for the Apple Watch and the feminine touch of Rose Gold makes this a great present for your Mum.
  4. For the Mum who loves to be glam: Mini Leather Handbag by Cath Kidston £85 – Sometimes the prints on Cath Kidston bags aren’t to everyones taste and so this plain leather bag is perfect for a classic look.
  5. For the Mum who loves to relax: Scenterpiece Melt Cup Warmer by Yankee Candle £27.99 – A new addition to Yankee Candles range. These Warmers are used with a small melt cup that sits inside it. They’re priced at £4.99 and come in a range of scents.
  6. For the Mum who loves coffee: Heart 8 Cup Cafetière by Marks & Spencers £19.50 – If your Momma loves a natter over a coffee then this would be a cute addition to her kitchen. I love the heart detailing.

How will you be treating your Mum? Do you have a special day planned?

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