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Crittall and Hill are a female interior design duo with top flight skills and a passion for transforming homes and specialising in the following services:

Interior Design, kitchen Design, bathroom Design, spatial planning, 3D Visualisation, bespoke joinery and cabinetry and colour consultation.

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Based in Stroud and working all over Glos, Worcs, the Cotswolds and beyond, check them out here.

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1st day of Xmas: Win a £1000 stay for two at Thornbury Castle with tasting menu & Champagne

Sleep and eat like a queen at this 16th century castle that combines Tudor extravagance with modern luxury.

2nd day of Xmas: Win a Next Bath & Body Works bundle and Next voucher worth £300

Scrub up well this Christmas by winning our luxury Next Bath and Body Works bundle of goodies, plus a voucher worth a whopping £300!

3rd day of Xmas: Win 6 bottles of Henley Gin & distillery tour for two, worth £320

It’s be-GIN-ning to look a lot like Christmas at Muddy, which is why we’re giving away a Henley Gin tasting experience PLUS six bottles of the gin!

4th day of Xmas: Win a £500 glamping overnighter for 8 at Port Lympne nature reserve

Fancy a luxury glamping safari park overnighter for eight people? All without hopping on a plane? Read on for this roar-some giveaway!

5th day of Xmas: Win a £900 new year fitness pack from BoostFit

Start 2022 on the right foot with this bumper fitness bundle, worth just under £900, including a year’s supply of fitness classes, a personalised fitness plan, sports gear vouchers, and more.

6th day of Xmas: Win a £400 stay at The Pig at Harlyn Bay, Cornwall

Put your trotters up by winning this ultra-luxe stay at THE PIG at Harlyn Bay, Cornwall, including dinner and breakfast, worth £400!

7th day of Xmas: Win £250 to spend at Biagio the Jeweller

Sparkle and shine this festive season by winning a £250 voucher to spend at luxe Oxfordshire jewellery shop Biago. Diamonds are forever, not just for Christmas!

8th day of Xmas: win 3 Afternoon Tea boxes with Champagne, worth £270

Treat yourself right this Christmas by winning a bumper box of Afternoon Tea goodies: scones, jam, cream, sandwiches, Champagne, and all the trimmings.

9th day of Xmas: Win a year of books from Willoughby Book Club & framed print worth £280

Calling all bookworms! Your dream Christmas gift is here, in the form of a year’s worth of books from Willoughby Book Club (swoon) and a chic print to pop in your new home library. Enter here for your chance to win…

10th day of Xmas: £250 to spend at super-luxe ila spa

Hands up who’s in need of a little pampering! (*Raises both arms*). Just as well we’ve scored £250 to spend at luxe Oxon brand ila Spa for one lucky, lucky Muddy reader then.

11th day of Xmas: Win 10 bottles of Clayton’s Cocktails, worth £345

Enjoy a VERY merry Christmas this year by winning a gift-box of five different bar-quality cocktails courtesy of Clayton’s Cocktails, worth £345. Ho, ho, hic!

12th day of Xmas: Win two bundles of luxury Somm Skin products worth £240

S.O.S: save our skin! How? By winning a gorgeous bundle from no-fuss, luxury international skincare brand Somm Skin, worth £120 each.

13th day of Christmas: Win a £500 bundle of skincare from The Beauty Kitchen

Time to get pampered! How? By winning this gorgeous bundle of skincare essentials from sustainable brand Beauty Kitchen, worth £500.

14th day of Christmas: £250 to spend on chic clothing & homewares at Aloft

Home and wardrobe refresh! There’s no place better for it than chic indie shop Aloft, which is why we’re giving away a big fat £250 to spend there. You lucky things, you.

15th day of Christmas: Win a spa stay with dinner and breakfast at Barnett Hill Hotel, worth £495

Oh la la. We’ve only gone and snagged a £495 luxury overnighter including three-course dinner and indulgent breakfast, plus a spa treatment each for a lucky Muddy reader and their even luckier pal. Fancy it much?

16th day of Xmas: Win £500 to spend on kitchen goodies at Lakeland

On the 16th day of Christmas, Muddy gave to me… a festive Lakeland shopping spree! There’s a whopping £500 gift voucher up for grabs to spend either in store or online, so what are you waiting for?!

10 hair cuts, colours or treatments to win at Haringtons salons worth £3,000

How many times have you promised yourself that the next time you go to the hair salon you’ll try something different? Well, now is the time to shake it up in the bouffant department, baby! Win one of 10 hair transformations and bundle of hair goodies from Haringtons, worth £300 each.

Win £500 of PlayShifu Augmented Reality games for Xmas!

Who says screen time is the enemy? PlayShifu is here to make games night a little more (whisper it) educational with their clever augmented reality toys focused on STEM learning. Read on for your chance to win, and grab a 20% discount code for all readers…

Win a stylish, sustainable three-seater sofa from Habbio, worth £1300!

Invest in furniture that’s as good for the planet as it is for your sense of style. How? By winning a three-seater sofa of your choice from sustainable UK brand Habbio, worth £1300!

Win £1,000 of Cox & Cox vouchers with Strutt & Parker

An early Christmas present for one lucky reader – a house refresh courtesy, of our Best Places to Live partner Strutt & Parker. Ho, ho ho!


WIN! A Festive gift box worth £58 from BoxTree Gifts

Ho ho ho! WIN a box full of Christmas goodies to keep the whole family entertained (and full). With a baking kit, origami decoration and plasticine modelling kit to play with, plus tasty festive sweets, hot chocolate and marshmallows.


WIN! Family ticket to Cinderella at The Barn Theatre

It’s panto season! (oh yes it is). And we have a Family ticket for 4 to give away to the stupendous Cinderella at The Barn Theatre in Cirencester this Christmas. Enter here now for the best show in town this yuletide.

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WIN! Signed copy of Raymond Blanc’s new cookbook

He’s a two-star Michelin chef, the man behind the Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons and founder of the Brasserie Blanc; win a signed copy of master chef Raymond Blanc’s new cookbook!


WIN! 2 signed copies of Zero-Waste Gardening by Ben Raskin

This illustrated, plot-to-plate guide will get a lot of thumbing! Aimed at cutting waste in your garden’s growing cycle, learn how to help the planet from your own backyard. Win it now!


WIN! A stunning, ethical sterling silver acorn necklace worth £85

Win a nature-inspired, hand crafted, ethical pendant from artisan jeweller Anna Davenport at the Silver Nutshell. This beautiful item crafted in sterling silver is worth £85 and is SO pretty!

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FREE! Pack of bespoke Christmas cards worth £45 when you book a magical shoot with Michelle Morris Natural Portraits

FREE! Claim your free set of luxury Christmas cards worth £45 when you book a magical Christmas shoot


WIN! £250 Stay & 3-course dinner with wine at The Corinium Hotel

WIN! A Stay for TWO people with DINNER and a bottle of wine at this lovely antique-chic Cotswold hideaway in the heart of Cirencester.