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  • #InLoveWithLocal

    We're all for shopping at local indies at Muddy and we know you are too - step away from Amazon and read on for how together we can turn this impulse into a bonafide movement. Get involved!

  • 3 party cocktails – ready, steady, shake!

    Step away from the Chablis and try something different! We've got 5 copies of a cool new cocktail book to give away - and here are three autumn liveners from it to whet your whistle.

  • Hunters Moon

    Feeling the need to unwind? Want to support a stylish local UK business? Strike a light and relax as hard as you can with these recycled, vegan candles from Oxon-based Hunters Moon.

  • New season, new home!

    Summer has gone. Deal with it. Embrace Autumn with the new seasonal interior trends of rich colours, retro shapes and pared-back natural materials.

  • Dark chocolate whisky cake

    Make your next grown-up dinner party a hit with this dark chocolate whisky cake. And the best part? It's best enjoyed a day or so after you make it, so it's the perfect pud to prep ahead of time.

  • Waitrose gin tasting? We’re in!

    Brand new, this service from Waitrose combines our favourite things - gin, friends and hanging out at home. See how Muddy's Ed-in-Chief, Hero Brown, got on and book up pronto this summer, it's a blast!

    • Have a wedding to plan?

      Don't book anything until you've read this! Introducing the Muddy mega marriage guide with more brilliant local venues and suppliers than you can shake a sugared almond at. You have a read and we'll go buy a hat.

    • Gotta Have It – Saffron Knight

      A big Muddy thumbs up for this extraordinary, innovative and truly stunning designer and her fabulous prints. We love them!

    • Day at the beach, anyone?

      The sun has got his hat on (at long last) so we’re thinking impromptu daytrip to the coast. Who’s in?

    • Need a speedy supper?

      I declare salad season officially open! This hearty chicken one is easy-peasy to make but packed with flavour.

    • How to be a canapé queen

      Does your usual party snack planning involve opening a bag of Kettle Chips? Here's how to raise your game with three easy recipes.

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