Articles by Lisa

Cosy up in luxury

© Dobbies In the run up to Christmas, we seek an elusive combination of luxury, comfort and cosiness in our homes. Look for jewel rich colours, faded mercury metallics and soft velvets, offset with just a touch of vulgar jollity. It’s a look that involves rich combinations and has many layers – the depths of…

Fancy a Fairytale Christmas?

We have just celebrated our first anniversary since taking over Fairytale Events in September 2016. To mark the occasion, we are taking ourselves off for a night in a lovely hotel to ‘strategise’ over fizz and fine dining! Back at work, it’s celebrations of another kind as we are on the countdown to Christmas. Preparations…

Lava Jewellery: Always the perfect choice

We source unique gemstones and hand make the items in our Peterculter studio and workshop. When it comes to gifts for your nearest and dearest, sometime a little pre-planning brings in the brownie points. Now’s the time to visit Lava Jewellery in Peterculter to discuss a bespoke gift for Christmas, birthdays or a special anniversary.…

Cosy up with Country Ways

This season at Country Ways it’s all about footwear and clothing to see you through Autumn and Winter. From Hunter wellies and Barbour quilts, to Dubarry country boots and Joules jackets, you’re sure to find something to keep you cosy on the coldest of days. Traditional leather, tweed and wax fabrics are co-ordinated with the…

The Last Word

Duncan Skinner So you thought Aberdeen Football Club’s greatest achievement in Europe was winning the European Cup Winners’ Cup in 1983, beating the mighty Real Madrid 2-1 in rain-lashed Gothenburg? Well, think again. You will now have to add another major European honour recently conferred at a ceremony in Geneva on the club’s official charity…

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