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Will ‘Travel Bubbles’ Get Consumers Interested In International Travel Again?

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Will ‘Travel Bubbles’ Get Consumers Interested In International Travel Again?

The summer travel season is upon the Northern Hemisphere, and while many consumers would normally be setting their sights on visiting new lands, international travel seems to be by and large on hold for summer 2020. Too many people fear contracting coronavirus while traveling abroad. Are “travel bubbles” the answer? Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania started the idea of “travel bubbles,” allowing residents of the three nations to move between them but keeping out all other international travelers who could contaminate the “bubble.” Islands like Fiji and Bali, which rely heavily on tourism and boast low infection rates so far, have...


The perfect white trainer for your style

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The perfect white trainer for your style

Words by Kate Staniforth White trainers are a staple in my wardrobe. They are a must have for the summer season to pair with little dresses for a casual day look or when in need for a more practical footwear option. These are my top picks for this season to suit your own style. For the chic look… Alexander Mcqueen: The oversized sneaker Alexander Mcqueen are still conquering the chic white trainer look. The trainers have been the new ‘gucci belt’ fashion staple for the past year. These are the perfect trainers to pair with a little summer dress for...


Playmobil Playroom: EverDreamerz

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Playmobil Playroom: EverDreamerz

Welcome to the Playmobil Playroom, where we take a monthly peek inside those impressive blue boxes and see what treasures await within. Sometimes we’ll have step-by-step photos walking you through assembly, maybe we’ll discuss and review a particular set or theme, or maybe we’ll have an unboxing video. Playmobil’s EverDreamerz is a new line of Playmobil set around five friends who travel to a dream world full of magic and fun. Each of the five friends has a sweet theme (candy, cupcake, chocolate, waffle, and donut). These sets are a cool combination of Playmobil and mystery surprise toys that almost...


Sew Reporter – 31st of May

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Sew Reporter – 31st of May

Hello there! If you are in need of some bright and happy sewing inspiration then we’ve got you covered in this weeks Sew Reporter. Scroll down for some absolutely gorgeous makes, new patterns, and other news from the sewing community. Also on the blog this weekend: some very exciting news, we have announced the Online Sewing Weekender! You can read all about it here and we hope you will join us on the 13th and 14th of June.   Are you watching the Great British Sewing Bee series 6? We have searched high and low to bring you the best...


A Whole Decade? Aka...Lucy turns 10!

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A Whole Decade? Aka...Lucy turns 10!

Self Portrait, Age 9Lucy,A whole decade! You've been with us 10 years now and I can't imagine life without you. You are creative and artistic and fun. You have a wonderful laugh. (Photo credit to Norah.)  You love words and writing and stories. I love getting to be your teacher and experience books with you. You're so insightful. I've always thought it was sad that you can't ever read a book for the first time again but reading and talking to you about books, especially ones I've loved, is pretty close to that experience.  All your teachers (sunday school, art, AHG, etc) describe you...