30 THINGS TO BUY THAT WILL MAKE YOU SMILE THIS WEEK
Keep your four-legged friend in the comfort they deserve with this cheeky day bed (£72.50, charleychau.com).
Buy this Everpress x Adam Tickle T-shirt and 100% of proceeds go to NHS Charities (£20, everpress.com).
Harnessing the power of green tea, Giorgio Armani’s Thé Yulong EDT leaves a calming, citrusy aroma (£95, armanibeauty.co.uk).
Be prepared for the inevitable spring showers in this chic belted Barbour by Alexachung jacket (£229, barbour.com).
For Friday night Zooms, we’d recommend Arlu Rum’s passionfruit and mango delight (£25, arlurum.com).
Say it loud
For a mug to match our morning mood (before tea), anna + nina has us covered (£10, anna-nina.nl).
The 23 April marks the opening of British asparagus season – griddle with salt, pepper and olive oil (prices vary, all good supermarkets).
Thanks to a blend of antioxidant berries, Milk Makeup’s Melatonin Lip Mask rehydrates dry skin overnight (£17, cultbeauty.co.uk).
Dress for your daily video chat in this floral belted top from Warehouse (£39, warehouse.co.uk).
Don’t Buy Her Flowers’ customisable package of excellent books/tea/coffee/gin/giant buttons/crisps is perfect right now (from £26, dontbuyherflowers.com).
Too Faced’s Primed and Poreless Face Powder absorbs oil while leaving a blurred, matte finish (£26, boots.com).
The Arts Society Connected is hosting free lectures by the UK’s leading art historians as well as film screenings in partnership with Exhibition on Screen (free, connected.theartssociety.org).
Contur’s activewear is made from recycled materials including recycled fishing nets and ocean plastic – this sports crop is very comfy (£75, conturuk.com).
CUT OUT and keep
One of the biggest trends of s/s 2020, the cut-out is making a comeback this summer, invest in this dress now and wear all season long (£25, topshop.com).
Revive dull skin with Aurelia’s Brightening Anti-Pollution Mask containing hydrating chamomile and calendula (£58, aureliaskincare.com).
Mix a little colour in with your stacked bracelets with this Thomas Sabo fine gem piece (£99, thomassabo.com).
From home office to the kitchen, Peg & Board’s clever storage creations come in wood and metal for your personal stylist (£79, pegandboard.com).
Stay cosy during quarantine in these super soft cashmere track pants (£170, ven-store.com).
From yin and ashtanga to hatha, vinyasa and freeflow, book private yoga sessions online with HelloYoga (free trial and from £15 per session, helloyoga.com).
Arts and crafts
Take some time out of reality with Numero 74’s pretty embroidery kits for beginners (£21, mollymeg.com).
CND’s new fuchsia shade, Kiss From A Rose, works perfectly for springtime manicures (£11.95, lookfantastic.com).
Rina Sawayama’s new album Alternative is electric, poppy, rocky and just what you need on your daily dance (£7.99, music.apple.com).
Superga has collaborated on a collection of trainers with LoveShackFancy that will bring joy to any wardrobe (£142, loveshackfancy.com).
John Frieda’s Frizz Ease Weightless Wonder Crème is an aloe vera-infused formula that creates softer, smoother hair (£6.99, feelunique.com).
Pollen’s new No Pressure CBD gummies aim to promote a sense of balance with hemp oil, turmeric, cayenne and grapefruit (£35, uk.withpollen.com).
If you’re after a book that’s funny and moving, Laura Zigman’s Separation Anxiety is just what you need (£12.99, waterstones.com).
As the weather warms up, switch your thick jumpers for this thin M&S Collection merino knit for spring (£29.50, marksandspencer.com).
Elemental Herbology’s Bath and Body Oil works to relax muscles using soothing lemongrass and nutmeg (£28, elementalherbology.com).
Take Monday’s clever pouch is made in Italy with 100% vegan materials and biodegradable TPU – one day it will travel again (£40, takemonday.com).
Line ’em up
Waste some time organising your desk again with Anthropologie’s marble-effect tray (£18) and cup (£8, anthropologie.com).