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The Struts, The Apprentice and The Play That Goes Wrong – what I'm loving this week

What am I loving this week?

Happy Friday! Michaela here and this week I’m loving the beautiful sunny autumn weather as I stroll down the high street with my new bag and coat looking for a costume for Halloween!

What else am I loving this week?

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Throw a hair-raising party to die for with these Halloween party essentials

Halloween Party Essentials

From ominous occasions, beastly banquets or gruesome gatherings, we have crawled the shops looking for the most extraordinary essentials and dreary decorations for any Fright Night.
So rise from you grave and pull yourself together – the witching hour is almost here and you’ve got a party to throw!
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Hair-Raising Halloween Experiences from Buyagift

Buyagift Halloween ExperiencesNot for the faint-hearted fan of Halloween (you’d be better off staying in with a not-really-that-scary film), Buyagift have some incredibly terrifying Halloween experiences to freak out even the most fearless of thrill seekers.

Yep, we’re talking snakes, zombies and even vampires!

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Trick or treat! Or, how about not-so-tricky Halloween treats?

Spooky Snacks

Have you been tricked into brewing some Halloween treats for your little monsters?

Don’t lose your head; we’ve dissected the internet and found some frightfully easy recipes that can compete with Hell’s Kitchen. So keep reading and give rise to treats to die for!
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Glamour ghouls – spooktacular Halloween costumes

Halloween costumes for everyone

Something wicked this way comes and as All Hallow’s Eve approaches, the shops match the autumnal feel in the air, with orange pumpkins, hideous masks and spooky accessories everywhere.

I love Halloween, perhaps because it’s the one occasion when people don’t mind dressing up! I mean really, how hard is it to put on a black dress and a pointy hat, or rip up some clothes from a charity shop and cover them with fake blood?

We’ve scoured the internet to find some utterly phantomtastic Halloween costumes so that you can be the life death of the party… and hopefully scare a few people!

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Spooky Halloween October half term ideas

Spooky Ideas for October Half Term

Half term is fast approaching, but it doesn’t have to fill you with dread!

Yes there may be rain, yes it may be cold and… yes you might want to shed a tear or two, but never fear, we’ve done the research for you and found some ghoulishly good activities that will keep your kids entertained this Halloween half term.

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Things that go bump in the night – the best Halloween products

Halloween Products from epoints

Double, double, toil and trouble,
Fire burn and cauldron bubble!

Nobody argues with Shakespeare and just like he said, ’tis almost the ‘witching time of night’… In fact it’s just two weeks until Fright Night and we’re beyond excited – no seriously, we’ve already bought our Halloween costumes and planned out some tasty treats (and tricks).

Why are we so excited? Because it’s your chance to dress up and cause a little harmless mischief… If your kids are desperate to go trick or treating, then join them in fancy dress and embrace the silliness or the horrors. It’s only one night a year after all – once Halloween’s over, it’s Bonfire Night and then the real countdown to Christmas begins (yes we know – where has 2014 gone?)

So, we’ve decided not to trick you this Halloween, but to treat you, to some amazingly revolting and cool Halloween products. Something awesome this way comes!

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Escape to the sun – perfect autumn breaks

Autumn Getaways

Although the UK is beautiful in autumn, it’s not what you’d call warm; even on glorious sunny days there’s a cold wind blowing the leaves along the pavement.

October and November are a great time to jet off to warmer climes; most of the tourists have left and it’s usually much cheaper than peak season.

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Christmas picks – 10 men’s designer watches under £250

Male Designer Watches for Christmas

Tick tock, tick tock…

With less than 75 days until Christmas, the shops will soon be filled with hordes of present hunters, miles of twinkling tinsel and the annual strains of Christmas pop compilations will be playing out in every store.

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