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Holidays Archive

Happy New Year!

How was your 2013? And how were your New Year’s Eve celebrations? We hope you had a fantastic time! We’d like to take this opportunity to wish each and every one of you all the very best for the coming year – let’s hope it’s a great one. From us all here at Distinctive Chesterfields!

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Christmas Eve Festivities: Top Three Games For Kids

So you’ve peeled the spuds and you’ve wrapped the kids’ last few presents. Got some spare time ahead of the big day tomorrow? We’ve rounded up our top three games from across the web that you can break out and surprise the little ones with. The best bit? They’re completely free! 1. Christmas Bingo We’ve […]

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Festive How To: Pretty Table Displays

We love checking out other interiors-related blogs; we have far too many on our reading list!. But we especially love browsing fellow blogs at this time of year when there’s a ton of Christmassy how to posts to enjoy. Earlier today we stumbled across this gorgeous post from the folks over at Home Shopping Spy, which […]

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Feeling Stressed?

With less than 14 full shopping days left until Christmas, we’re guessing stress levels are high? But don’t worry, there’s an easy way you can eradicate those feelings of festive present-buying panic, or indeed put a stop to stress in general. How? Simply sit by a real fire. According to recent research by Euroheat.co.uk, over […]

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Decking the Halls: Festive Tips for the Home

It’s December, which means it’s officially time to start thinking (and talking!) about Christmas  – hooray! With that in mind, we’re bringing you a top tips for festively decking your halls (aka, your home) ahead of December 25. Whether you prefer to go all-out festive, or just enjoy a subtle Christmas-themed touch here and there, […]

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Make Space for Christmas: Five Storage Solutions for the Home

Hands up if you’re welcoming guests into your home for Christmas! While it’s undoubtedly an exciting time, the festive period can also prove extremely stressful. But it doesn’t have to be; forward planning will stand you in good stead during both the run up to December 25 and the chaotic days which ensue once Father […]

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Happy Thanksgiving: A Quick Holiday Recipe

We wanted to take this opportunity to wish all our friends and customers from across the pond a very happy Thanksgiving today (Thursday, November 28) – we hope you have a lovely time celebrating with your family and friends. If you’re looking for a last-minute recipe, we love this one we found on Pinterest. It’s […]

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Thanksgiving: Is Your Home Ready?

Halloween is over and Bonfire Night’s been and gone, which according to the American holiday calendar means just one thing – Thanksgiving’s on its way. Our friends over in Canada have already celebrated (October 2), with those in Liberia marking the occasion this year on November 7. It’s still the turn of the USA, though, […]

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