Advent Sale: 24 days of special offers, discounts and treats!

Decorator's Notebook Sale

Decorator’s Notebook’s Advent Sale brings you 24 days of offers, with a new discount revealed every day until Christmas. Treat yourself with the help of offers including free delivery, 50% off chosen collections, store-wide discount codes and bundle deals on ethical gifts, including photo frames, jewellery and baskets. Remember, each purchase helps support social enterprises and talented… 

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30% off at Decorator’s Notebook for Black Friday!

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This is the biggest EVER discount code we’ve had for the Decorator’s Notebook shop so popular lines will not last long! Receive 30% off orders over £30 from Thursday 22nd – Monday 16th November when you order online at www.decoratorsnotebook.co.uk and apply code “FAIR30”. Get ahead on shopping for Christmas gifts, treat yourself or pick… 

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What does ethical mean to us?

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  The word “ethical” means different things to different people and there isn’t yet a fairtrade logo that applies to handicrafts, as there is for products like tea and bananas. So, what being a social business means to us at Decorator’s Notebook? 1. TRADE, NOT AID We believe social entrepreneurship and job creation are more sustainable… 

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Postcards from Kenya: dancing and weaving with our women’s basket co-operative

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We know many of you have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of our new collection of hand-woven sisal baskets from our women’s co-operative partner in Kenya. Well, not only have the baskets arrived in the Decorator’s Notebook shop, we can also share with you some fabulous new photos from behind the scenes, showing how your… 

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The Good Life Experience 2017

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I usually think of festivals as a high summer activity, either lolling around on golden evenings drinking cold beer and slathering on the sun cream, or wading through mud and sweating inside a waterproof jacket when it’s far too warm to wear one. But when the regular festival season is over and the nights draw in,… 

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Creative Styling Ideas for Collections

glass display pyramids - Decorator's Notebook

These pretty display pieces from Decorator’s Notebook are designed for the collectors amongst us. These brass and glass candle holders, pyramids and frames can be easily filled with all sorts of treasures, from shells and pebbles to feathers and ephemera. Hoarding never looked so good! Above: Brass Box Candle Holder, £25.95, decoratorsnotebook.co.uk Above: Brass and… 

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House Tour: A Seaside Hideaway with Global Touches

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Coastal style is not necessarily one you might immediately think of as being compatible with a global aesthetic, which is why this seaside bolt-hole in the Netherlands intrigued me. Holiday homes so often lack personality and character, so it’s lovely to see some unique, quirky touches, from suzani textiles and vintage floral fabrics to antique… 

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Gin & Tonic hacks… 5 new twists!

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UK readers might feel they need a stiff drink tonight, so I thought this post might be timely! Regardless of the election result, summer is here and it’s nice to expand your drinks repertoire with an update on your favourite tipple. Mine is the classic G&T, so I’ve rounded up a few new ways to… 

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