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Christmas party dresses

The festive party season is almost upon us, which means Christmas canapés, a gin and tonic or three and something a bit jazzy to throw on (hopefully before the canapes and gin)... Here are our favourites.

DIY Christmas presents


Christmas: Our guide to making cheap and fun stocking fillers.

arrow Our favourite Christmas traditions

Support Small Business Saturday

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Local: Here are some of loveliest local businesses across the UK. Find out how you can support yours.

arrow Find your local site


Dear Dad

three generations of men

Guest post: Author John Williams' heart-warming letter to his late father about his autistic son.

arrow See our previous guest posts


Best Christmas gifts for grandparents

family giving presents on christmas day

Gift ideas: Gifts that would sit perfectly under any grandparent's Christmas tree this year.  

arrow Christmas gifts for grandfathers

Money-saving tips for Christmas


Money: The secret to a stress-free Christmas? Planning ahead and reducing costs, of course!

arrow Our favourite Christmas films

Tips on preparing Christmas lunch


Christmas: Gransnetters' guide to a smooth, stress-free Christmas dinner.

arrow Christmas cocktails


Win £150 to spend at Homebase

homebase competition

Competition: This Christmas, we're giving one lucky gransnetter the gift of home improvement...

arrow More competitions this way


Win a children's books bundle

kids christmas books collage

Books: Great gift ideas - plus the chance to win everything featured on the page worth over £200!

arrow Gransnet recommended reads for kids


Christmas party makeup for over 50s

woman mirror

Beauty: One of the secrets to really great Christmas party makeup is gorgeous, smokey eyes...

arrow The best products for grey hair

What to eat in December

december foods

Recipes: Christmas is coming and this month's fabulous recipes all have a festive feel to them!

arrow How to get a beautiful winter garden


How to have a harmonious Christmas

Relate Christmas Q&A

Q&A: Relationship experts Relate are here to answer your questions on keeping the peace.

arrow Mindfulness at Christmas


Win a bumper box of festive reads

christmas books collage 2016

Books: Imagine curling up by the fire with £500 worth of the best books of the year beside you.

arrow Gransnet recommended reads


How to firm and tighten neck skin

neck wrinkles

Beauty: Gransnet guide to firming skin and nudging back the clock (a bit).

arrow Hairstyles for thinning hair


What to have for dinner tonight?

upside down fish pie

Food: Lacking inspiration? We've got daily dinner suggestions that are quick and easy.

arrow More tasty recipes