• Posts Tagged ‘garden’

    Tea alfresco

    by  • July 2, 2015 • Great outdoors • 0 Comments

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    What could be nicer than enjoying a long leisurely lunch in the garden? Enjoying an equally long and leisurely afternoon tea, perhaps?

    Here, they’ve dressed an iron-leg table with a pretty rose tablecloth and added plump cushions, in summery floral prints, to the matching iron chairs.

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    Divine dining

    by  • May 29, 2015 • Desirable dining • 0 Comments

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    The sign of a successful dinner party (do people still call them dinner parties?) is when your guests stay till the early hours – but what are the elements that make for a good time? Genial hosts, of course. Top-quality food, naturally. Even the right music has its

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    Beauty on your doorstep

    by  • April 27, 2015 • Best of the rest • 2 Comments

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    Beautiful as the rooms in your house may be, they’ll never be as beautiful as the biggest and best room of all – the outdoors. Anything constitutes a room as long as it’s a space of your own. Until I was 15 we lived in a small terraced house that backed onto another, and the only windows were

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