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10 easy ways to save money

10 easy ways to save money

I believe that it is a good idea to sometimes spend more money and invest in various things in life. However, there are also many easy ways to save money, that have nothing at all to do with living a frugal lifestyle. I think it’s easily possible to live a luxe life whilst also being savvy and saving money along the way. Here are 10 methods that I use in order to easily save money.   1: Cancel expensive TV…

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Not on the High Street sale – my picks

When I saw that there is a Not on the High Street sale on, I decided to have a browse. It’s often one of my favourite shops when I’m looking for a special gift. They sell a huge range of unique and personalised items. I love that shopping with them also means that you’re supporting small businesses too. I purchased my save the date cards for our wedding from Not on the High Street and they were such good quality. Whereas…

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Small updates to our bathroom: getting the luxe look for less

Over the last few months, we’ve made a few small changes to our bathroom. These bathroom updates haven’t cost much at all, but they’ve made such a difference. We completely renovated the bathroom when we moved in. You can see the before and after photos in my Bathroom reveal post. We were so happy with it, but after living here for over 6 years, there were some updates we wanted to make. I’ve been looking for a new bathroom cabinet…

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5 ways to save money when visiting France

Last year, I spent quite some time planning a small road trip around France. I found that it was quite easy to have a luxurious French holiday on a low budget. If you hope to visit France, these are my top tips for making the most of your money.   Tip 1: Shop around to find good deals My Dad seems to pretty much always find the best rates for hotels when he makes his reservation directly with the hotel. Hotels often have…

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My favourite easy and affordable luxe rituals

My favourite easy and affordable luxe rituals

I am a great believer in adding touches of luxury to your lifestyle, to make for a life that feels joyous and blissful. There are so many easy and super affordable ways to bring luxury into your everyday life, luxe hacks if you will. Here are some of my favourite luxe rituals:   Bring a fresh bouquet of flowers into your home I have always been someone who thinks carefully before making any purchases and I used to think that buying…

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A quick and easy way to transform your wardrobe

A quick and easy way to transform your wardrobe

Living in a small house with limited room for storage means that I’m always on the lookout for new ideas to make the most of the space we have. I’ve always struggled with the amount (or lack of it) of hanging space there is in our wardrobe. I wanted to share with you a quick and easy way to transform your wardrobe. When I did my big declutter using Marie Kondo’s book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying*, I ended up folding…

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Luxe for less: new Matalan home accessories

Matalan home accessories

When my favourite scented candle ran out, I made a trip to Matalan to replace it. They didn’t have the coconut and vanilla candle anymore (sob) but I found another candle I really liked. I had a look around the whole homeware department while I was there and found that I was quite impressed with the Matalan home accessories at the moment. I picked the candle below to replace the coconut and vanilla one I loved. The Calm Fragranced Jar…

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How to make your home feel luxe for less

Perfume on a mirrored tray

For me, having a home that I adore is so important. We spend a great deal of time here: it’s where we wake up and get ready for the day ahead, where we sleep for hours every night, where we eat meals and spend family time and, for some of us, it’s the base for our work. It’s where we should be excited to return to every day. Our home should be a sanctuary, a place to relax and enjoy. This…

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