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Interiors

Sam Flack with some of his unique creations

Sam Flack on turning what was his hobby into a modern interiors company

With his creative flair and a love of classic board games, Sam Flack has turned what was a hobby in to a modern interiors company

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Exterior facade of 18th century Hampshire farmhouse with pebble path

A Christmas home in the country

When your life revolves around textiles and furniture, you would expect a home full of unique finds and fabulous interiors. Kate Forman’s Hampshire farmhouse doesn’t disappoint

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Jodine Barnes

Made in Hampshire - Jodine Barnes from Once Was

Not content with a world full of drab, tired looking furniture, Jodine Barnes is taking on the flat pack giants one paint stroke at a time

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snuginteriors launches new ecommerce website

snuginteriors have launched a new website enabling customers nationwide to browse and buy their full product range online, and keep up to date with new trends, all from the comfort of their home

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Hampshire Kitchens

Hampshire Kitchens has provided top end furniture since 1970

Hampshire Kitchens is the UK’s longest standing Alno Dealer. It was established in 1970 to provide top end kitchen furniture and has always sold Alno, the leading German kitchen brand. All jobs are project managed by the owner Jerry Craven and the company takes pride on every design and installation. Their main showroom is in Alton and they also have displays at the Stone Style showroom in Hartley Wintney.

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Property Market

Pat Jones (left) with Kate Pelling, sales manager from Linden Homes Guildford, looking through plans for Pat's new home

Retired nurse moves down the road to new home at Allingham Mews

You know you’re not moving far when your friends offer to form a human chain to carry your crockery from your old property down the road to your new home.

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Hill Head beach is popular for watersports

Best things about living on the Hampshire coast

From marinas and ports to harboursides and cobbled streets, there’s so much to enjoy about living on Hampshire’s coastline says Emma Caulton

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Life at sea in the South Pacific

Chris and Mark Dewey on swapping Winchester for life on the ocean wave

Chris and Mark Dewey swapped Winchester for the world, creating a home from home on board their yacht; they chat to Emma Caulton

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Bentworth is one of the area's pricier villages with good school, picturesque green and two pubs

All you need to know about living in Alton

Bypassed by roads and modern life, Emma Caulton finds that Alton is a treasure waiting to be discovered

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In a breakfast room, pinks and blues for the chairs, footstools and throws have been picked out from the exotic patterned curtain treatment

Georgina Colwell and June Gallagher from Linden House on why moving to a care home doesn’t need to be daunting

Making the move in to a care home can be a daunting time, but Georgina Colwell and June Gallagher from Lymington’s new Linden House show us what can be done when you think outside the box

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Gardens

Stuart and medal

Local landscapers win Silver Gilt medal at Hampton Court Flower Show

Hampshire based Hambrooks has won a Silver Gilt medal for its ‘Halo’ show garden at the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show.

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The contemporary natural pool

Leigh Clapp visits the picturesque gardens at Meon Place in Soberton

Leigh Clapp enjoys the ebullient bloom in the borders and the scent of roses in the picturesque gardens at Meon Place in Soberton

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2 for 1 ticket offer for Borde Hill Plantfinders’ Fair this June

Book your tickets now for The English Garden magazine’s new summer plant fair in Sussex

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Time to take a wander through the daffodils

Spring gardens and displays to visit in Hampshire

Take a stroll amongst these cheerful harbingers of spring in some of Hampshire’s most exclusive locations

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The team at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens share their spring gardening tips

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens is managed and operated by Hampshire County Council. For more information on the gardens visit www.hilliergardens.org.uk

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Discover Homes & Gardens

Elliot Brothers

Elliot Brothers

Elliotts are Hampshire’s leading Independent Builders Merchants, established in 1842 and still family owned today.

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Solent Mobility

Solent Mobility

Solent Mobility is an independent family run business which concentrates very highly on customer service from initial contact through to full after-sales service.

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Pullingers

Pullingers

Pullingers is an independent furnishings retailer with an extensive showroom on Hayling Island and our Curtain Design Studio in Warsash serving the Portsmouth, Southampton and Chichester areas, and both with free parking on site.

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