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    • *KatieL*
    • By *KatieL* 1st Dec 17, 4:43 PM
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    A: 24/12 Portmeirion advent (FB)
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    • 1st Dec 17, 4:43 PM
    A: 24/12 Portmeirion advent (FB) 1st Dec 17 at 4:43 PM
    Day 1 - https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1738008919556434/?type=3

    Advent Day 1: As a special festive treat we’re giving away a Wax Lyrical Gingerbread House candle to help welcome the beautiful scent of citrus notes, roasted cinnamon and ginger into your home. For your chance to win, let us know where you will be spending Christmas day this year. To enter, post your answers in the comments section below. Competition closes Sunday 3rd December at 11pm. Winner announced Monday 4th December. T&Cs apply.

    Please can someone add to advents
    *Katie*
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    • bluesooz
    • By bluesooz 1st Dec 17, 7:31 PM
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    • 1st Dec 17, 7:31 PM
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    • 1st Dec 17, 7:31 PM
    I'lladd.............
    Big thanks to all who post
    • Blulu
    • By Blulu 2nd Dec 17, 3:25 PM
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    Blulu
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 3:25 PM
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 3:25 PM
    Don't know if they're offering this as a prize or not?

    "Advent Day 2: We have created this magical table setting using our Royal Worcester Serendipity white tableware. For tips on how to recreate this festive look, head to our blog"

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1738010226222970/?type=3

    Blu X
    Comping fairy fly to me. Make my bells go tinkle.
    Get your dust out for the lads, and let me have a sprinkle.
    • Blulu
    • By Blulu 3rd Dec 17, 3:23 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:23 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:23 PM
    Same as yesterday, I don't think these are actual prizes to win.

    "Advent Day 3: Is there anything more satisfying than tucking into a perfect Christmas pudding with a big helping of delicious brandy sauce? For a foolproof guide on steaming your Christmas pud, see Good Housekeeping's top tips: http://bit.ly/2ixHPVF"

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1738011679556158/?type=3&theater

    Blu X
    Comping fairy fly to me. Make my bells go tinkle.
    Get your dust out for the lads, and let me have a sprinkle.
    • glennamy
    • By glennamy 4th Dec 17, 5:00 PM
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    • 4th Dec 17, 5:00 PM
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    • 4th Dec 17, 5:00 PM
    Advent day 4: Today we’re showing you how to add a touch of festive creativity to your Christmas table with a quick and easy guide on how to create these charming Christmas tree napkins.

    Linky: https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/videos/1741236549233671/

    How to video...
    ...Can you tell me what price must I pay, to make you see things my way, don't wait, don't wait, ooh ooh ooh ooh oooh... Joyce Sims ===> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_H23dEmO4Y
    • CXL
    • By CXL 5th Dec 17, 6:20 PM
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    • 5th Dec 17, 6:20 PM
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    • 5th Dec 17, 6:20 PM
    Day 5

    Advent day 5: To celebrate day five of our Christmas advent calendar, we have an extra special giveaway! For your chance to win a full Portmeirion tableware collection to enjoy this Christmas, let us know your favourite festive treat to bake and post the recipe in the comments section below. Competition closes Thursday 7th December at 11pm, winner announced Friday 8th December. T&Cs apply.
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 6th Dec 17, 5:37 PM
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    • #7
    • 6th Dec 17, 5:37 PM
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    • 6th Dec 17, 5:37 PM
    Day 6 - No Prize (Wrapping with Ribbon Video

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/videos/1743362762354383/

    Advent day 6: With the beautiful packaging of some of our The Holly and the Ivy collection, there’s no need to use wrapping paper to create a magical looking present. Simply take some ribbon and follow our step by step video to bring an extra touch of festivity to your special gift.
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 7th Dec 17, 6:32 PM
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    • #8
    • 7th Dec 17, 6:32 PM
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    • 7th Dec 17, 6:32 PM
    Day 7 - No Prize (Yule Log Tip)

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1744342125589780/?type=3

    Advent day 7: For day seven of our Christmas advent calendar, we’re sharing our top tip for creating the perfect yule log! To avoid the disaster of a split log, ensure you roll it whilst it is still warm. To make the process even easier, line a tea towel with a sheet of greaseproof paper before rolling. Do you have any secret Christmas baking tips? Share them with us in the comments section below.
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 8th Dec 17, 6:37 PM
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    • #9
    • 8th Dec 17, 6:37 PM
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    • 8th Dec 17, 6:37 PM
    Day 8 - No Prize (Dinner Party Hack)

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1745253748831951/?type=3&theater

    Advent day 8: For day eight of our Christmas advent calendar, we’re sharing our top dinner party hacks to impress your guests! To create festive looking tipples for the Christmas season, switch your ice cubes for frozen berries to add a cooling and tasty twist to your drinks.
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 9th Dec 17, 5:58 PM
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    Day 9 - PRIZE - Sara Miller London Portmeirion Chelsea Collection Teacup and Saucer

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1745256002165059/?type=3&theater

    Advent Day 9: This weekend, we’re giving away another festive treat for those of you who enjoy curling up with a warm cup of tea after a busy day of Christmas shopping. For your chance to win a Sara Miller London Portmeirion Chelsea Collection teacup and saucer, let us know what your favourite Christmas film is to curl up to. To enter, post your answers in the comments section below. Competition closes Monday 11th December at 11pm. Winner announced Tuesday 12th December. T&C’s apply.
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 10th Dec 17, 5:17 PM
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    Day 10 - No Prize - Mince Pie Recipe

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1745257065498286/?type=3

    Advent day 10: Treat your guests this festive season to homemade mince pies accompanied with a warming mug of hot chocolate. For unbelievably easy mince pies, follow this simple yet wonderfully tasty recipe from BBC Good Food: http://bit.ly/2lMAvpV
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 11th Dec 17, 6:09 PM
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    Day 10 - No Prize - Offer

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1748451888512137/?type=3&theater

    Advent day 11: Our Christmas count down continues. With just two weeks to go until the big day, there’s not much time left to purchase that perfect gift. Don’t panic! To help with your Christmas shopping, we’re gifting all our followers with an exclusive 20% off full-priced products purchased through the website. Available for just 48 hours!
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 12th Dec 17, 6:12 PM
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    Day 12 - PRIZE - Sophie Conran Candle House

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1749437471746912/?type=3

    Advent day 12: For day twelve of our Christmas advent calendar, we’re celebrating with an extra special Sophie Conran giveaway! To win this beautiful set of candle houses (RRP £75), let us know what your favourite piece to decorate your Christmas table is. Competition ends 14th December at 11pm. Winner announced 15th December. T&Cs apply.
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 13th Dec 17, 6:23 PM
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    Day 13 - No Prize - Ice Cube Tip

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1750422408315085/?type=3&theater

    Advent day 13: To celebrate day thirteen of our Christmas advent calendar we’re sharing one of our top dinner party hacks! To create crystal clear ice cubes for perfect looking tipples: simply boil your water, allow it to cool and boil again before filling your ice trays!
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 14th Dec 17, 4:38 PM
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    Day 14 - PRIZE - Portmeirion Platter Of Your Choice

    Advent day 14: We can almost hear the sound of the busy elves finishing up for Christmas! To celebrate the big day fast approaching, we have a special advent giveaway. For your chance to win a Portmeirion platter of your choice to serve with on Christmas Day, let us know what your favourite Christmas carol is in the comments section below. Competition ends December 17th at 11pm. Winner announced December 18th. T&Cs apply.

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1751406694883323/?type=3&theater
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 15th Dec 17, 4:37 PM
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    Day 15 - NO PRIZE - Christmas Table Setting Tips

    Advent day 15: With just ten sleeps to go until the big day, we’re celebrating day fifteen of our advent calendar by sharing our top five steps for creating a magical Christmas table setting. To create a picture-perfect tablescape which is guaranteed to wow your guests, head to our blog, Teacups & Tales, for our easy step by step guide for recreating this stunning look: http://bit.ly/2AyvYyq

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/videos/1752364921454167/
    • ashton53
    • By ashton53 16th Dec 17, 2:31 PM
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    Day 16 - NO PRIZE - Centrepiece Tip

    Advent day 16: Add an extra festive touch to your Christmas table with day sixteen of our Christmas advent calendar. To create a unique centrepiece, replace your traditional vase with our The Holly and The Ivy Bella jug and fill with your favourite bunch of red flowers for an on-trend, festive look.

    https://www.facebook.com/PortmeirionUK/photos/a.646681185355885.1073741828.645628078794529/1752366738120652/?type=3&theater
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