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6 Unique Easter Traditions from Around the World

Posted on 10th April 2017 by

Easter weekend is approaching, and while in the UK we’re looking forward to things like hot cross buns and chocolate bunnies, decorating Easter eggs and joining in on Easter egg hunts, other countries…

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The Origins of Britain’s Favourite Christmas Traditions

Posted on 6th December 2016 by

Where on earth did we get the idea to kiss under a sprig of mistletoe or hang shiny ornaments from a tree in our living room?
Here’s a look at the origins of some of our most cherished Christmas trad…

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Christmas Cards in Numbers

Posted on 29th November 2016 by

Ever since the very first Christmas card was created over 170 years ago, the tradition of sending Christmas cards to our loved ones both near and far has been upheld.…

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Christmas Traditions Around the World

Posted on 21st November 2016 by

Are you curious about how Christmas is celebrated in other parts of the world? Here’s a quick look at some of the fun and also unusual Christmas traditions from around the world.…

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173 Years in the Making – Personalised Christmas Cards Then and Now

Posted on 10th November 2016 by

Christmas is just around the corner which means it’s nearly time to brush off your stationery and prepare to send out those season’s greetings, or maybe even design your own Christmas card using a sel…

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