Getting to Know: The Hairy Bikers

Kitchen

Hairy Bikers

It’s not just the excitement of Christmas that has Ideal Towers buzzing this week! On Wednesday we’ll be joined by none other than Si King and Dave Myers, more commonly known as the Hairy Bikers. If you’ve lived under a rock for the past couple of years, these two rose to fame as cheeky, fun loving TV chefs. Combining both their love of motorcycles and food, this dynamic duo became famous for putting their quirky spin on culinary classics. Continue reading

3 Festive Touches for Your Home

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3 festive touches for your home

Christmas is right around the corner which can only mean one thing; time to head into the loft, dust off those Christmas decorations and deck the halls! Now whether you’re a ‘less is more’ kind of household or hoping to rival Santa’s grotto this year, it’s important to pick out the perfect festive touches for your home. We’ve picked out some of our favourite pieces from our Christmas Interiors collection that will make your home the envy of all your Christmas guests. Continue reading

Thomas Sanderson: Conservatory Valet Service

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With Christmas approaching and friends and family visiting, you’ll want your conservatory to be its sparkling best for the big day. But with cold and wet weather on the way, you won’t want to be using ladders to clean the roof or other hard to reach areas. Why take the risk? Instead, let Thomas Sanderson do the hard work for you with our comprehensive Conservatory Valet service. Continue reading

Joe’s Quick Kitchen

Kitchen

With chilly days, shorter nights and the sudden urge to indulge in comfort food, winter is the perfect time to get stuck into some new recipes. Tonight we bring you Joe’s Quick Kitchen! Offering you a dollop of recipe inspiration from non-other than our very own Culinary Expert Joe Remblance. From potato dishes to delicious desserts, Joe will be guiding you through this culinary journey with a new recipe each week! Continue reading

Are you ready for the Party Season?

Fashion

Are you ready for the party season?

Have you got a gorgeous, glitzy yet comfortable outfit that will get you confidently through the party season this year?  If not, do not despair because Lavitta have got you covered!  I cannot wait to show you round the beautiful new party line-up on Tuesday afternoon at 3pm.  We will be featuring the divine fit and flatter velvety velour dress in a range of colours, so there is bound to be one for you to fall head over heels in love with. Continue reading

What on Earth are Air Plants?!

Garden, News

What on Earth are Air Plants?!

Gone are the days of the wilting pot plant in the corner. Air Plants have cemented themselves as the new kid on block for self- sufficient household plants. It may sound like an idea straight from a Sci-fi novel but these root-less plants survive simply by obtaining nutrients from the air, which means not having to worry about constant watering, pruning or feeding! Perfect, right? So if you’re a proficient plant killer you’ll be pleased to hear these little  guys only require a small spritz of water once a week. Continue reading