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Alan Titchmarsh gardening tips: Orchids making a comeback | Garden | Life & Style

GETTY Orchids hold their leaves all year round making them a dream to grow In their heyday during the 1970s, house plants covered every available domestic surface. Spare-bedroom windowsills bristled with collections of African violets, spider plants would crawl out of macramé hanging-basket holders in the hallway and every living …

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‘He was my monster’: Actress Salma Hayek alleges Harvey Weinstein misconduct

CHICAGO: Mexican-born actress Salma Hayek has joined the ranks of Hollywood women accusing movie producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct, calling him a “monster” in an article published by the New York Times on Tuesday. “For years, he was my monster,” Hayek wrote in the opinion piece in which she …

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A Clothing Line That Simplifies Getting Dressed

Over the years, Christine Centenera, the stylist and fashion director of Vogue Australia, found that she was constantly being solicited for fashion advice. Her sisters would wonder about a well-tailored black blazer that didn’t cost an arm and a leg; friends would inquire where to buy the best T-shirts or …

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Alan Titchmarsh: Don’t festoon your foliage with fancy fairy lights this christmas | Garden | Life & Style

This isn’t the year to indulge in flashy outdoor fairy lights or illuminated Santas. Such highly charged outdoor Christmas displays simply send your electricity bill sky-high and risk overloading the national grid just when you want to roast your turkey. So go natural. It’s easy to create magical views from …

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