Can you remember how it felt the first few times you saw a Christmas tree put up in your living room? The most traditional in these parts is the Norway spruce, the first tree popularly used as a Christmas tree in the UK. The oldest living member of the species is a tree in Sweden called Old Tjikko, whose 9,560-year-old root system far predates Christmas, Christianity and the Coca-Cola truck.
Cyber Monday and the Black Friday period might be drawing to a close, but not all bargains have been snapped up just yet. You can still get some great deals.
The colour palette sees energising hues supported by a range of dependable classics that allow for more saturated hues to truly shine through. From House Beautiful
Meghan Markle's Toronto home is for sale for a little over £800K. Boasting two storeys and three bedrooms, the home is a fairly modest one - a far-cry from Kensington Palace.