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[Star Buys] 5 fabulous places to find affordable (yet cool!) art online

Sourcing art can be a very expensive exercise, even more so when you live in Dubai, as there aren't a million places to find affordable original art… I should know as I have been living in our pad for six months now and still have too many blank walls to count, staring at me each morning... So I have done a bit of research and basically done the hard work for you to find my top 5 virtual art galleries to get stunning original and contemporary art (including this gorgeous piece called Lost in Neon by photographer Jenny Woods) without having to win the lottery first. I obviously added some of my favourite pieces from each gallery in case you're interested and a little freebie/discount code for each. Oh, and they all ship to Dubai of course... 

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[Star Buys] How to buy original yet affordable artwork with Predella House

I am a tiny bit excited to introduce Predella House - an online art gallery, curating art 'for the culturally curious' that looks 'to break down the traditional barriers of elitist art purchasing' and open the doors into a new dimension of art buying. While offering support and advice to first time buyers. In other words, the perfect place to source original art without breaking the bank. Sounds right up you strasse? Yep, mine too... 

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[Star Buys] Cool last-minute Christmas gifts under £25

If you have been a clever organised little elf, then feel free to move away from your screen now and get yourself a nice glass of mulled cider, while you revel in (well deserved) smugness. If you are in code-red panic mode, like yours truly, then read on... I have concocted a little selection of last-minute gifts that look nice, won't break the Christmas budget (they are all under £25) and have a special express 24-hour delivery option so hopefully, you can pretend there is literally nothing to see here, if someone asks you how your christmas shopping is coming along...

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The Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide - Part 3: Ideas for cool guys

If you're stuck for ideas for the perfect Christmas present for the men in your life, here is my selection of the coolest gifts for the coolest guys. From stylish home decor ideas for design geeks, to trendy accessories for the fashion-conscious dudes, to experiences for sports fans (table tennis masterclass anyone?!), I challenge you not to find something for that special someone in your life. 

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