Top homeware finds to put a spring in your step this season

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With news about lockdown easing and some much-needed sunshine outside, it feels like things are finally brightening things up.

So say goodbye to gloomy old February and start welcoming in the new season with a fresh look.

This week’s list is all about bold patterns, eye-catching colours and big flavours including fruity drinks and quirky kitchen gadgets.

Keep It Clean starter kit

Keep It Clean starter kit
When cleaning goes green

Time to give homes a clean bill of health with this reusable cleaning kit (pictured above). The chic glass bottles cut back on plastic and can be refilled with a cleaning tab and tap water.

Buy three glass bottles and three non-toxic cleaning tabs for £28 from Homethings.

Matthew Williamson’s Bag For Life

Matthew Williamson’s Bag For Life

Upgrade the shopping bag to this cool, reusable design by Matthew Williamson. From every sale, 50p will be donated to charity The Trussell Trust.

Buy it for £5 from Waitrose or John Lewis.

Caroboo Taster Pack

Caroboo Taster Pack
Carob snacks prove you can have choccy goodness with none of the bad stuff

Trade in sugary treats for a bar of vegan chocolate alternative, made from the sweet pods of the carob tree with no cocoa or milk.

Comes in mint, orange and coconut flavours.

Buy it for £4.99 from Caroboo.

Green tableware

Green tableware
Get your sage kitchen goals

Drop everything, this gorgeous, green tableware will make every at-home breakfast, lunch and dinner feel very special and very spring-like. We’re in.

Shop the collection from £14 (Plate £14; Cereal Bowl, £14; Pasta Bowl, £18) from Nordic House.

Organic Blackcurrant Black Tea

Organic Blackcurrant Black Tea
Hot and sweet

It’s Fairtrade Fortnight, so start each day feeling good with one of Clipper’s organic and Fairtrade brews, which use biodegradable and unbleached teabags.

Buy it for £2.19 for 20 bags from Clipper.

Giant Biscuit Baking Molds

Giant Biscuit Baking Molds
What’s better than a custard cream? A GIANT custard cream!

Torn between cake and biscuit? Fear not, these retro, biscuit-shaped baking moulds mean you can now have your cake and eat it.

Buy it for £19.99 from MoldyFun.

Tanqueray Blackcurrant Royale

Tanqueray Blackcurrant Royale
Chase away the blues with this delicious purple drink

Dry January is long since gone, so treat yourself to a teeny tipple of this flavoursome gin made with juicy French blackcurrants and featuring vanilla notes.

Buy it for £24 from Amazon.

Glass Tumbler with Bamboo Lid & Stainless Steel Straw

Glass Tumbler with Bamboo Lid & Stainless Steel Straw
Take a sip

This fancy glass travel tumbler is our favourite way to stay hydrated, indoors and out — even if the garden is the furthest destination in your diary at the moment.

Buy it for £6 from Rockett St George.

Artisan Mixer

Artisan Mixer
Who doesn’t love orange-Aid?

Lift your spirits while you cook, with a gorgeous new honey-coloured food blender and/or mixer. Spring Bake Off goals sorted.

Buy it for £499 (Artisan K400 Blender, £279) from KitchenAid.

Louvre x CASETiFY phone case

Louvre x CASETiFY phone case
What a work of art

Lockdown won’t stop culture vultures getting up close and personal with the Louvre’s masterpieces, thanks to these state-of-the-art phone cases.

Available from £30 at CASETiFY.

Hotel Magique For Anthropologie Love And Magique Pitcher

Hotel Magique For Anthropologie Love And Magique Pitcher
This holiday inspired pitcher has a touch of je ne sais quoi

Create your own chic getaway without stepping outside the front door, thanks to a new homeware collab featuring Bali-based brand Hotel Magique. Holidaying at home just got five-star.

Buy it for £56 from Anthropologie.

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