2019

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Ideas for staying in on NYE

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Keeping things low-key this NYE? These creative celebration ideas will help you see in the New Year from the comfort of home.

Ideas for staying in on NYE

Everything you need to know about Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

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The Force has been strong in one of cinema’s favourite franchises for over forty years - the finale isn’t too far, far away…

Everything you need to know about Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Christmas traditions - old vs new

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Christmas is steeped in tradition but like any longstanding holiday it’s evolved with the times. Here we weigh up the old and the new, the naughty and the nice…

Christmas traditions - old vs new

The best Netflix Christmas hidden gems

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Forget aimlessly scouring the streaming catalogue over the festive season… we’ve got your Christmas viewing covered.

The best Netflix Christmas hidden gems

Everything you need to know about Frozen II

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Those of us who just can’t Let it Go will be delighted to see Elsa and Anna return to the big screen this Christmas.

Everything you need to know about Frozen II

5 ways to be more eco-friendly this Christmas

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A few tweaks to tradition can make the perfect present for the planet.

5 ways to be more eco-friendly this Christmas

SOCKSHOP staff fit the missing pieces for charity

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SOCKSHOP staff have been using their spare time to complete a selection of Disney jigsaw puzzles for the Puttinu Care charity.

SOCKSHOP staff fit the missing pieces for charity

How to host the perfect bonfire night party

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Remember, remember, your guests deserve a happy 5 November! Here’s how to treat your friends and family to a party with sparkle…

How to host the perfect bonfire night party

The ultimate Halloween playlist

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Let us help make your Spotify a little bit spookier.

The ultimate Halloween playlist

On-trend Halloween costumes for 2019

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Halloween inspiration that will have you ahead of the petrified pack.

On-trend Halloween costumes for 2019

Celebrate Friendship Friday with Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

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We’ve teamed up with Elmer the Patchwork Elephant to help raise money and awareness for anti-bullying charity Kidscape’s Friendship Friday.

Celebrate Friendship Friday with Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

Everything you need to know about Joker

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Batman’s favourite villain is returning to cinema screens this October – but who will get the last laugh? Here’s everything you need to know about Joker…

Everything you need to know about Joker

Best family days out this autumn

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Discover some of the best autumnal activities that the whole family will enjoy…

Best family days out this autumn

This Christmas, we're donating to Emmaus...

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We're donating 15% from the sale of each of our sock Advent Calendars to homelessness charity, Emmaus...

This Christmas, we're donating to Emmaus...

Freshers Week prep: Everything you need to take

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Get set for student life with these Freshers essentials…

Freshers Week prep: Everything you need to take

You need these autumn/winter 2019 fashion trends in your life

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Level up your wardrobe with these fashion trends…

You need these autumn/winter 2019 fashion trends in your life

Everything you need to know about IT: Chapter 2

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The summer might be over but the fun’s just begun! Pennywise is back in cinemas, and here’s everything you need to know.

Everything you need to know about IT: Chapter 2

How to get your kids ready for back to school

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Start the school year off right with these top tips…

How to get your kids ready for back to school

Top 5 bank holiday UK beach breaks

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Get away from it all with a weekend trip to one of these great UK resorts…

Top 5 bank holiday UK beach breaks

6 of the best summer movies of all time

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Kick off your flip-flops and cosy up to watch one of these summer flicks.

6 of the best summer movies of all time

The UK’s most picturesque beaches

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Grab your bucket and spade and get ready to make your Instagram followers jealous with these picture-perfect UK beaches.

The UK’s most picturesque beaches

Footcare tips for summer feet

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Get set for summer with these quick and easy footcare tips.

Footcare tips for summer feet

The greatest summer anthems of all time

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Everyone loves a good summer tune, but which one’s your favourite?

The greatest summer anthems of all time

Everything you need to know about Spider-Man: Far From Home

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Your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man is swinging into a cinema near you this summer… here’s everything you need to know.

Everything you need to know about Spider-Man: Far From Home

Celebrating Pride Month with the LGBT Foundation

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People all over the world are celebrating Pride month... Including us!

Celebrating Pride Month with the LGBT Foundation

5 day out ideas for Father’s Day 2019

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Liven up your Father’s Day celebrations with one of these excellent day out ideas…

5 day out ideas for Father’s Day 2019

Everything you need to know about X-Men: Dark Phoenix

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Everyone’s favourite band of mutants is back in the latest X-Men instalment, Dark Phoenix.

Everything you need to know about X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Everything you need to know about Aladdin

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Ready for a magic carpet ride? Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming Aladdin movie…

Everything you need to know about Aladdin

10 best Eurovision songs of all time

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Get ready for Eurovision with this nostalgia-drenched look back at the contest’s greatest ever songs...

10 best Eurovision songs of all time

Top tips to keep your socks in pairs

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Lost Sock Memorial Day is on May 9th, so we’re helping you avoid the pain of a lost sock with these tips to keep them together, forever…

Top tips to keep your socks in pairs

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