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Christmas Day Starter Recipes

Christmas Day Starter Recipes

Christmas starter recipes for a special Christmas dinner, including crayfish cocktail, beetroot and gin cured salmon and a kirsch cheese fondue

The Best Christmas Markets 2014

The Best Christmas Markets 2014

Christmas markets are springing up all over the UK and Europe - here’s our pick of those not to be missed

The Best Christmas Beauty Buys, Under £50

The Best Christmas Beauty Buys, Under £50

Treat a loved one - or yourself - to one of these luxe little beauty gifts, all for under £50

Christmas Gifts for Foodies

Christmas Gifts for Foodies

Our pick of Christmas gifts for foodies 2014, including hampers, wine subsciptions, whiskey and kitchenware

Tried and Tested Christmas Food 2014

Tried and Tested Christmas Food 2014

Find the best Christmas food on the high street with our 2014 edit

John Lewis' Best Christmas Adverts Of All Time...

John Lewis' Best Christmas Adverts Of All Time...

Meet Monty the penguin in John Lewis' 2014 Christmas commercial...

Delicious Christmas Desserts

Delicious Christmas Desserts

Christmas dessert recipes including orange and cranberry cheesecake, ginger and amaretto panna cotta and Black Forest trifle

Best Christmas Hampers 2014

Best Christmas Hampers 2014

Make someone smile this festive season with our pick of the best Christmas hampers

Your Essential Christmas Countdown Checklist

Christmas Day may seem like a lifetime away, but it will soon be time to embrace the festive season once again. Get a headstart, and avoid the usual seasonal stresses, by organising your time wisely - starting now. Follow our guide to a fabulous and carefree Christmas.

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More Christmas Ideas

Edible Christmas gift recipes to give as thoughtful gifts including fudge, spiced star biscuits and pomegranate vodka

A few of our favourite actresses, presenters and authors share what Christmas means to them and how they'll be...

Homemade mincemeat is far superior to anything you can buy, rich and full of spice

Make your own chocolate truffles to give as gifts or share at the end of a smart dinner party

Count down to Christmas with a new beauty treat every day - but hurry, these sell out fast!

Easy party recipes to impress your guests, including smoked salmon and cream cheese rolls

We've got some gorgeous and cheeky cocktails to add some Christmas cheer to your next party.

The perfect rich Christmas cake recipe

These quick and simple tricks will make your home look fabulously festive in time for Christmas Day