A to Z of Christmas directory
V is for video inspiration

If you need a little inspiration this Christmas, settle down for a few minutes and watch our videos. There are tips on party make-up, fashion and table decoration, together with ideas for gifts and gadgets, and practical advice on making decorations and wrapping presents


Seasonal preparations

Take a look at our decorative themes and ideas for inspiration around the home to welcome family and friends this Christmas


Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without toys

Discover the favourites for this year from our expert reviewers


Party eyes made easy

3 festive looks with make-up artist Lee Pycroft

Party Nails

How to create 3 popular nail art trends at home

Gifts & Technology

Love it, choose it, wrap it

Some inspiration for techie gifts and gadgetry, and advice on beautiful gift wrapping for all kind of presents


What to wear this Christmas

Partywear to see you through the season with Guardian Fashion Editor, Jess Cartner-Morley