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Get Crafty with The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book

The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book by Natasha Itzcovitz

The perfect Christmas Gift

Get crafty at Christmas with The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book by fashion stylist, Natasha Itzcovitz. Perfect for anyone creative that loves to colour, this fun colouring book is ideal for all ages.

Buy it as a stocking filler, and treat yourself to one as well! You'll have hours of entertainment, as you colour in the pictures and escape into Natasha's Whimsical world.

Hand drawn illustration by Natasha Itzcovitz

Packed with 100 hand-drawn illustrations for anyone who loves fashion, there's something in this book for everyone to enjoy.

It's also great for mindfulness and relaxation, colouring is a great way to relieve stress and tension. Get away from social media and get colouring instead!

Hand drawn illustration by Natasha Itzcovitz

The pictures in this whimsical book are fun quirky, and varied. You'll find famous historical icons such as Jane Austen and Mary Antoinette. Natasha also features fantasy characters like mermaids and princesses as well as a sports star ice skater and boxer. There's street style fashion from punk to hippy style and cute animals aplenty!

Enjoy colouring pictures on a rainy day

Bring it along with you on the train, enjoy colouring the pictures on a rainy day, take it with you on holiday, or pack it in your bag for those days when everyone is 'bored'.

You'll have endless hours of amusement, and a break from the computer, mobile phone and television screen. It's your chance to get creative.

The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book is published by Troubador. Price is £8.99 for the paperback.

For more information about the book and to buy your copy click on www.troubador.co.uk

The colouring book is also available to buy from www.amazon.co.uk 

Do you need fashion styling?

Natasha Itzcovitz, Fashion Stylist

Natasha Itzcovitz, Fashion Stylist

But that's not all! Natasha Itzcovitz is also a fashion stylist and can help you out with your clothes and personal style.

If you're based in and around London and you need help choosing clothes, are looking for a new look, or need help organising your wardrobe and making outfits from it, Natasha is happy to lend a hand as your wardrobe doctor!

She can take you shopping, help you buy online, or sort out your wardrobe personally. She'll refresh your look - with your own personal needs and style all taken on board.

Contact Natasha

If you would like to contact Natasha email her at: itznatasha@outlook.com

Visit her website: www.natashaitzcovitz.uk
 

Annabel James Christmas Gifts

Spiced Orange Scented Glass Tea Lights from Annabel James

Annabel James offers a gorgeous range of gifts for your family and friends.

This boxed set of Spiced Orange Scented Glass Tea Lights includes three scented glass tea lights made with pure essential oils. This festive fragrance is a sumptuous blend of zesty orange and aromatic notes of clove, spice and cinnamon.

Made from 100% natural plant wax. Approximate burn time is 25 hours. Made in Britain. Price is £7.50.

Dachshund Throw from Annabel James

This generously sized super-soft black and cream Dachshund Throw with contrast blanket stitching in red will make a lovely gift. Made from 100% recycled cotton with a reversible jacquard weave, the blanket is perfect for snuggling up on the sofa or covering your bed.

Made in England in one of the last remaining mills in Lancashire. Machine washable, blanket dimensions are 210 cm x 160 cm. Price is  £124.95.


Poker Set from Annabel James

This stylish Poker Set is perfect for anyone who enjoys a good game of cards. The set includes a full set of chips and stylish playing cards with bold graphic print, meaning whether you win or lose, your hand will always look good.

All packaged in a stylish box. Full instructions are included in the pack. Price is £39.95.

Labrador Chocolates from Annabel James

These adorable Labrador Chocolates are a delightful gift-boxed trio of chocolate labradors with two each of white chocolate, milk chocolate and dark chocolate.

The perfect gift for a dog lover and a great stocking filler. They are attractively boxed with a pretty red ribbon. Price is £7.95.

Wild Fig Pamper Gift Box from Annabel James

Treat someone special to this beautifully boxed Wild Fig Pamper Gift Box. This attractive gift set is packed with wild fig scented pampering products including wild fig hand cream, organic wild fig soap and candle.

This gift box packs a punch with its delicious scent of sweet, earthy fresh figs, with top notes of grape and vanilla. Price is £24.95.

Pink Quartz Fountain Pen from Annabel James

This beautifully engineered rose gold metal lacquer Pink Quartz Fountain Pen from Ted Baker's new luxury stationery range at Annabel James will make a very special gift.

Beautifully packaged with a high design nib. The fountain pen is presented in a gorgeous gift box. Price is £49.95.

Annabel James is an on-line boutique offering home accessories, jewellery and gorgeous gifts, beautifully wrapped and delivered.

For more information visit the website at www.annabeljames.co.uk
 

Christmas Gifts

 

Gorgeous Gifts
from Prezzybox

 

Personalised Butterfly Trinket Box from Prezzybox


Prezzybox offers a gorgeous selection of gifts for all the family. Check out their extensive range of products, gadgets and personalised gifts which are suitable for every occasion.

Treat someone special to this beautiful Personalised Butterfly Trinket Box. This romantic box with its pretty butterfly perched on the top will effortlessly hold jewellery and other small trinkets.

Make it even more distinctive with a personalised message of your choice. This can include three lines with 20 characters per line. Enough space to make this a really lovely gift that will be treasured for years to come. Price is £19.99.

Personalised Teddy Bear with Jumper from Prezzybox

Make someone smile at Christmas with this adorable Personalised Teddy Bear with Jumper. The bear has its own cute little cream knitted jumper which can be personalised in lovely embroidered hand writing. Tell someone how much you care with this charming little teddy bear.

You can write your message in four lines of up to 16 characters. Make it really special. Great for all ages. This sweet little keepsake will make a delightful gift. Price is £14.99.

Personalised Luxury Me to You Reindeer Sack with Pom-Poms from Prezzybox

Give your Christmas presents in style with this eyecatching Personalised Luxury Me to You Reindeer Sack with Pom-Poms. The bright red sack features everyone's favourite  'Me To You' Bear, together with his cute little Reindeer friend.

Made from high quality fleece, this gorgeous sack comes with a drawstring and soft pom-poms on each side, making it easy for children to it pull it open on Christmas Day and get their gifts. It can also be personalised with a name of up to 12 characters so there's no confusion about whose presents are in the sack. Price is £19.99.

Personalised Glitter Reindeer Christmas Jumper from Prezzybox

It wouldn't be Christmas without a festive jumper and this Personalised Glitter Reindeer Christmas Jumper is sure to add a little sparkle to your celebrations. Available in traditional red with a gold reindeer motif or navy with a silver reindeer motif, it's the perfect way to bring seasonal cheer.

You can also add a 'hidden message' of your choice which will appear on the lower-inside of the jumper. This can be a maximum of 60 characters. So there's plenty of space to get creative. Price is £29.99.

Personalised 'Your Letter to Santa' Christmas Book from Prezzybox

Make your child's Christmas really special with this Personalised 'Your Letter to Santa' Christmas Book. This charming book will tell your child how their letter reached Santa and how he delivered their gifts to right to their home.

The rhyming book features your child's name on every page, not just in the story, but also in the hand painted illustrations. To personalise the book, just enter your child's name and a personal message. Your child's name will also appear on the front and back cover. Price is £12.99.

For more information about Prezzybox and the range of gifts and presents available visit the website at www.prezzybox.com

 

Festive Gifts from Dotcomgiftshop
 

Traditional Tea Party Biscuits Game from Dotcomgiftshop


For Christmas, Dotcomgiftshop has created a fantastic collection of festive gifts for children, from toddlers to tweens. Fun and bursting with colour, they offer a joyous collection of toys and games, decorations, fantastic food storage and dinnerware, plus the most sensational seasonal stationery.

Teach your children to count and simple maths with this colourful Traditional Tea Party Biscuits Game. A great gift for tea parties and educational play, the biscuits are numbered on the reverse.

Presented in their own tidy wooden box, so they can be neatly packed away. Learning to count has never been so much fun. The set includes 10 assorted wooden biscuits and is recommended for children aged 3 or over due to small parts and to avoid choking. Price is £9.95 for the set.

Magnetic Let's Go Fishing Game from Dotcomgiftshop

This beautifully illustrated Magnetic Let's Go Fishing Game is great fun for all the family. The game includes ten illustrated magnetic wooden fish and two magnetic fishing rods. Cast your line and catch a friendly fish.

This entertaining magnetic fishing game is a great way for little ones to improve their motor skills, learn to recognise their numbers and count from one to ten. Suitable for children aged 3 or over due to small parts. Price is £9.95.

Elvis The Elephant Stacking Sticks Game from Dotcomgiftshop

Have fun at Christmas with this brightly coloured Elvis The Elephant Stacking Sticks Game. See how many sticks you can stack on the cute blue Elvis Elephant before they fall off.

The attractive box includes 40 sticks in red, yellow, pink and green. A great after dinner game for all ages, or a quirky stocking filler. How many sticks can you stack? Price is £7.95.

Charlie The Sausage Dog Wooden Pull Toy from Dotcomgiftshop

Looking for a sweet Christmas gift for a young child? Charlie The Sausage Dog Wooden Pull Toy is a great little character. He likes long walks, cuddles, carrots and ball games.

He has little wheels and a length of red string so that you can take him for walkies. Charlie has his own retro gift box. Suitable for children of 12 months or over. Price is £9.95.

Traditional Tiddlywinks from Dotcomgiftshop

This Traditional Tiddlywinks game is perfect for family fun at Christmas. This retro style game is suitable for up to four players and comes with full instructions on how to play.

The clever cardboard box converts into the game board and has a bright plastic catching cup in the centre. Suitable for ages 3 and over. Price is £5.95.

For more information and to see the full range of gifts visit www.dotcomgiftshop.com
 

Go Bananas with Cheeky Monkeys
 

Cheeky Monkeys from Orchard Toys


Orchard Toys are delighted to bring you the ultimate children’s game this Christmas - Cheeky Monkeys. The game is already gaining recognition with three award wins this year, including Best New Toy at London Toy Fair 2017 and a Good Toy Guide recommended award.

There’s no hanging around in this fun strategy game as you battle to collect the most bananas – but watch out for other players trying to steal them! Players must choose whether to play it safe or spin again at the risk of losing all their bananas.

Cheeky Monkeys from Orchard Toys

Children will enjoy hanging monkeys onto the 3D tree as well as stealing bananas from other players!

Cheeky Monkeys encourages children’s decision-making skills, social skills and introduces strategic thinking…but most of all lots of FUN! The perfect gift for 4-8 year olds this Christmas. Price is £9.50.

Orchard Toys pride themselves on being one of the few British toy companies that still manufacture in the UK. All games, puzzles and packaging are made using 100% recycled board and paper is sourced from sustainable forests and manufactured in the UK.

For more information about Orchard Toys visit www.orchardtoys.com

 

   Sixtyplusurfers Competition

   Win a Dimplex
   Aroma Diffuser


Win a Dimplex Aroma Diffuser

Sixtyplusurfers has teamed up with Dimplex to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a Dimplex DXAD100 Electronic Aroma Diffuser, the perfect gift for Christmas.

The diffuser uses whisper quiet ultrasonic cool mist technology to scent the room by adding a few drops of aromatherapy oil, whilst subtly humidifying the air for up to five hours with just 100ml of water.

The Dimplex Aroma Diffuser features colour-changing LED mood lights

Increasing the relaxing effect, the Aroma Diffuser features colour-changing LED mood lights which subtly illuminate the room and the digital alarm clock function can ease you awake with the gentle play of light and scent.

The Dimplex DXAD100 Electronic Aroma Diffuser is the perfect addition to any room, providing relaxing lighting and luxurious scents.
 

The Dimplex DXAD100 Electronic Aroma Diffuser is the perfect addition to any room, providing relaxing lighting and luxurious scents

Diffuser dimensions are 162mm height x 116mm width x 112mm depth. RRP is £45.00.

For more information about the
Dimplex DXAD100 Electronic Aroma Diffuser visit the website at www.dimplex.co.uk

   For Your Chance to Win

Tell us the name of the ultrasonic technology in the Dimplex Diffuser which provides whisper quiet scent in your room?

    a) Ice cloud
    b) Cool mist
    c) Gentle rain
    d) Purple water


 To Enter the Competition

Tell us the name of the ultrasonic technology in the Dimplex Diffuser which provides whisper quiet scent in your room? Then send in your answer, together with your full name, postal address and telephone number to the Sixtyplusurfers email address as shown below:
sixtypluscomp@hotmail.co.uk

* Please label your entry
Dimplex Diffuser Competition
 

     * This competition is open to our
                      UK visitors only

 

      Award Winning
Ingredients Christmas
  Hamper from Belazu

Belazu Ingredients Christmas Hamper

Belazu Ingredient Company, world-renowned and with a 25 year pedigree, has created the ultimate foodie hamper containing 11 award-winning ingredients, all trusted and loved by chefs in some of the world’s most highly acclaimed restaurants.

Boasting 17 Great Taste Awards collectively, the raw ingredients have been selected to bring ideas and inspiration to any foodie – whether an aspiring home cook or professional chef – with the help of the enclosed recipe booklet.

From premium menu stalwarts such as oils and vinegars to Belazu’s signature paste selection, the ingredients are imported from countries including Morocco, Spain and Italy and include the following:

Balsamic Vinegar of Modena 1.34 density, 250ml - 3 Great Taste stars

Loved by top chefs globally, the balsamic vinegar is a balance of sweetness and acidity and, is a proud winner of 3 Great Taste stars from the Guild of Fine Foods, a coveted accolade awarded to fewer than 2 in every 100 entries.

Beldi Preserved Lemons, 220g - 3 Great Taste stars

Intense, fragrant pickled lemons that add tang to tagines, stews, dressings and grain salads. Belazu’s Beldi Lemons are another member of the Great Taste’s 3 star family.

Green Verbena Harissa, 170g – 2 Great Taste stars

Lemon verbena gives a citrusy lift to the spicy chilli and coriander combination. Perfect for brushing onto grilled meats, fish or vegetables for a fresh spicy taste – or use to make zesty, lively dressings and sauces.

Tagine Paste, 170g – 2 Great Taste stars

Smoked paprika and pickled lemons add a bold complex flavour to this Moroccan classic. Use it to give depth of flavour to any ‘one pot’ dish.

Verdemanda Extra Virgin Olive Oil, 500ml – 1 Great Taste star

Crushing young, tiny Arbequina olives creates a viscous, vivid oil with hints of green apple, banana and fresh grass, ideal for finishing a range of dishes.

Chilli infused Extra Virgin Olive Oil,* 250ml

Extra Virgin Olive Oil infused with dried chilli, with extra chilli added by hand as the bottle is filled. Fantastic drizzled over tomatoes or any tomato based dish. Also adds fragrance and depth to a vinaigrette. *Subject to stock availability, may be interchanged with Garlic or Basil Infused Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Rose Harissa, 170g – 1 Great Taste star

Famous in restaurant kitchens all over the UK and loved by many chefs including Nigella Lawson who said “this is all I want for Christmas”. Golden girl of Persian cooking Sabrina Ghayour says, “Aromatic and spicy, Belazu’s Rose Harissa is one of the most versatile ingredients in my store cupboard. An absolute kitchen staple for chilli lovers. Get yourself a jar of preserved lemons and a jar of harissa and have a play. Just experiment.”

Zhoug, 170g – 1 Great Taste star

Zhoug’s vivid green hue brightens up all manner of dishes, enhancing grilled meats, fish, stews and vegetables as well as making delicious dips, dressings and sauces.

Black Tapenade, 170g – 1 Great Taste star

Black Beldi olives crushed with capers and a little garlic makes the dream ingredient for bruschetta.

Chermoula, 170g – 2 Great Taste stars

Moroccan favourite brimful of coriander, cumin and pickled lemon, with a little chilli to bring it all together. Brush onto meat for a flavour punch.

Balsamic Pearls, 55g – 1 Great Taste star

Tiny spheres of Balsamic Vinegar of Modena IGP that explode with flavour when you bite into them. Adds a touch of theatre and excitement to salads.

The Belazu Hamper is priced at £52 including delivery with 20% of (hamper) profits going to the Belazu Foundation. Founded in 2003, the Foundation raises money and gives grants to charities in the UK and abroad, with the aim to support disadvantaged children and families, encouraging a positive relationship with food.

The Belazu Hamper is available to order now from www.belazu.com
 

 Great Gifts from The
 Contemporary Home

Nordic Santa Decoration from The Contemporary Home

Check out the great gifts for Christmas from The Contemporary Home.

This cute mini Nordic Santa Decoration is perfect for decorating your Christmas tree, and has its own red cord hanger

Made from felt with little wooden feet, flowing white beard, and cute face. Price is £1.50.

Believe In Yourself Sign from The Contemporary Home

Give this motivational Believe In Yourself Sign to someone special to encourage positive thinking. Or pin it on your wall to help with your self confidence and self esteem.

This pretty pink wooden sign includes a string hanger and is 12cm in height x 8.5cm width. Price is £4.50.

Dog In A Dome Christmas Decoration from The Contemporary Home

This adorable Dog In A Dome Christmas Decoration will add something different to your usual Christmas decorations.

Featuring a cute little terrier dog in a glass dome with a gold hat decorated in tinsel and tiny baubles. Price is £10.50.

Nordic Red & White Knitted Stocking from The Contemporary Home

Have a traditional Christmas with this eyecatching Nordic Red & White Knitted Stocking.

Fill it with lots of little festive gifts or hang it on your Christmas tree. Price is £12.00.

For more information about The Contemporary Home click on www.tch.net