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The Vintage Home Show in Pudsey is back and raring to go

September 25, 2020

We are delighted to report that the Vintage Home Show will go ahead in a Covid-safe way at Pudsey Civic Hall on Sunday the 4th of October. Discover Vintage, the organisers, have not been able to stage one of their fantastic Vintage Home Shows (they also run them in Manchester and in the Midlands) for[Read More]

Be prepared to walk back to happiness

September 18, 2020| 2 Comments

Regular Gorgeous Yorkshire readers will know that I (it’s Sharon here)  am a keen walker. It’s something I’ve done from being a very young child.  I would persuade friends to join me in “adventure walks” up to the local reservoir and I regularly walked our dog up past the mills and out into open fields.[Read More]

All because… we love finding vintage treasures for your home

September 10, 2020

Did you know that Gorgeous Yorkshire has its very own vintage shop in Harrogate? As well as being newspaper journalists, stylists, mums and partners, interiors obsessives, travellers, diners, decorators, upcyclers and generally mad middle-aged wimmin, we also love to spend as much time as we can seeking out vintage treasures in the hope that people[Read More]

Allotment therapy by Folded Forest

September 3, 2020| 1 Comment

Sometimes a picture just grabs you and sums up the zeitgeist. This one by Yorkshire-based design duo Folded Forest does just that. It shows an allotment, which are in great demand right now because they offer a great escape from reality and troubled times and are very good for your health.  Not only can you grow[Read More]

The Bike & Boot hotel in Scarborough is a haven in the storm

August 28, 2020| 1 Comment

A short visit to Scarborough last week saw us staying at the new Bike & Boot hotel. The weather was shocking, stormy, grey and wet, so we were happy to spend most of our time indoors, not least because the hotel’s interiors proved to be quite an inspiration. It’s right on the front, on Cliff[Read More]