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5 New Ways to Use Your Bauble Storage Box
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5 New Ways to Use Your Bauble Storage Box

Christmas is long gone, and thanks to your Bauble Storage Box, your tinsel is tangle free and resting easy, until next time. But it’s probably been a few months, (four, to be exact) since you’ve last organised your home. That’s why a spring clean is essential, and yes, you should schedule it now. But first, check out our tips below to get your house back in order using the Tree …

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Halloween Costume Ideas (Guide 2018)

Halloween Costume Ideas (Guide 2018)

Are you organising a Halloween costume party but need some inspiration? Maybe you’ve been invited to one and haven’t a clue what to wear? Here at XS Stock, we’ve created a comprehensive guide to help you out. Whether you’re having a costume dilemma or just trying to make that all important decision about what to dress up as, you’ll find some inspiration here. We’ve compiled ideas to s …

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School's Out! 10 Things to do in Ayrshire Over the Summer Holidays
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School's Out! 10 Things to do in Ayrshire Over the Summer Holidays

It’s almost here - nearly two full months of juggling work and keeping the squad entertained 24/7 at the same time. Childcare costs and endless family days out can end up costing you a LOT of money over the summer months, so plan ahead with some free activities the kids will love too! We’ve rounded up some of the best events and attractions that are right here in Ayrshire, meani …

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11 DIY Smoker Ideas & How to Use Them
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11 DIY Smoker Ideas & How to Use Them

Did you know that BBQ, at-home eating & entertaining is now the UK's #1 home leisure activity in the summer? Two thirds of households now own a BBQ grill! If you’re looking forward to throwing more garden parties for friends and family this summer, why not consider smoking your food rather than grilling it for a change? In this post I’ll cover: • What food smokers do (and why …

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5 Fun Things to Do With The Kids This Easter
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5 Fun Things to Do With The Kids This Easter

With the kids now off school for two whole weeks and another long weekend on the way too, you’ll be trying to think of a million ways to keep them entertained and out of mischief during the most fun holiday of the year. Thankfully, it looks like the Ayrshire weather is picking up, so there’s more chances to get them involved in outdoor play and activities instead of being stuck indoo …

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The XS Stock Winter Driving Guide
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The XS Stock Winter Driving Guide

A flurry of snow can be pretty to look at, but sadly the UK winter season is when most road traffic accidents and breakdowns happen. When temperatures plummet, keeping your car in tip-top condition is crucial to keep you and your family safe. Check out our guide below to see what items you should be keeping in your car at all times, and what parts of your vehicle need looking after …

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20 Christmas Gifts Under £5
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20 Christmas Gifts Under £5

Whether you’ve got a big crowd to buy for or are sticking to a strict shopping budget this Christmas, saving money where you can will make all the difference. We’ve got a massive range of great gift ideas and stocking fillers for the whole family in store and online costing less than a fiver each! Check out our gift guide below to see our top twenty. 1. Mermaid Stationery Th …

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Lynsey Queen of Clean's Top Tips for Microfibre Cloths
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Lynsey Queen of Clean's Top Tips for Microfibre Cloths

Have you recently bought a pack of our microfibre cloths, but aren't sure how to best look after them? TV's very own 'Queen of Clean', Lynsey Crombie, is a big fan of our cloths too! We caught up with her recently to discuss what top tips she could give us for looking after microfibre cloths and keep them looking and feeling their best... Always wash your microfibre cloths betwe …

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Christmas Card Messages to write in your Greeting Cards this year
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Christmas Card Messages to write in your Greeting Cards this year

It’s that time of year again! Soon, we’ll be untangling fairy lights and wrapping gifts, but for now, it’s time to start thinking about the Christmas card list. Christmas card messages are all about spreading warm wishes and letting your loved ones know they are in your thoughts during the festive period. Often, these are the people who you’ve shared many memories with all yea …

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