Headers: Furniture, Homewares, Household Appliances, Sound & Vision, Office PC & Phone, Photography, Sports & Leisure, DIY Garden & Pets, Toys & Games, Baby, Personal Care, Jewellery & Watches
The retail giant Argos sells an enormous range of (mostly) household goods and usually at very competitive prices. Also, they very often have sales on, so its always worth while checking out the website if you can't get down to your nearest store - I know we've managed to get some good bargains in the past! The site is fast loading and easy to navigate. Argos was founded in 1973 and now has over 500 stores throughout the UK and Ireland. Argos is headquartered in Stafford.
• Special Features: Free 16 returns days policy for non faulty items. Either return to your nearest store or they will collect free of charge. You can also set up gift lists with Argos for weddings, anniversaries etc.
Dutch by Design
Headers: Lighting, Accessories, Furniture, Soft Furnishings, Gifts, Tableware, Outdoor, Clocks, Gift Vouchers
Very nice, very stylish, very contemporary. Love this website! Dutch by Design was founded 2003 and is based in Greenwich High Road, SE10.
Gemma Wightman Ceramics
Headers: Tea Pots, Drinking Vessels, Platters & Trays, Jugs, Oil Drizzlers & Lidded Pots, T-Lights
Very stylish hand thrown ceramics from Gemma Wightman, whose studio is based in South London.
Headers: Glasses, Optical Crystal Awards, Decanters, Rock Tablet Awards, Gifts, Trohpy Cups & Misc Awards, Inverness Crystal & Fully Cut Crystal
Glass Creations supplies fine quality crystal, specialising in deep engraving. The Rock Tablet Range are all unique and handcrafted in Scotland, each provided with its own certficate of authenticity. Very good choice in all categories, with glasses from champagne flutes to tankards. Gifts can be custom engraved with either your own photograph/logo or with one of the hundreds of designs found in the designs library. Glass Creations Ltd is based in Nuneaton, Warwickshire.
• Free UK Delivery on orders >£200 (ex VAT)
Headers: Womens, Mens, Babies & Kids, Electrical, Home & Garden, Leisure
The website is operated by the catalogue people, Great Universal. This means that you can either pay immediately by credit or debit card, or you can open an account with them. Account holders get 20 weeks interest free credit and 40 weeks for some items such as computers and mobile phones. There is a large choice of clothing, electrical and home and garden goods - just what you would expect from a catalogue.
• Special Features: Free 14 day returns policy
• Free Delivery
• Special Offers: 10% discount is available for first timevisitors and up to 20% off Great Universal catalogue prices when you buy online.
Headers: Women, Men, Kids & Toys, Sport & Leisure, Home & Garden, Appliances, Electronics, Jewellery & Gifts
Littlewoods, famous for many years for its catalogue service, now offers over 40,000 products online, including clothing and footwear for all the family, sports equipment, toys, furniture and home accessories, electrical equipment plus a wide range of garden equipment, tools and accessories. Request a catalogue or buy online.
• Special Features: Interest free payment plans available. Free 14 day returns policy.
• Free Delivery
• Special Offers: £15 off when you open a credit account
Headers: Womens, Mens, Babies & Kids, Electronics, Appliances, Home & Garden, Sports & Leisure, Toys & Games, Jewellery & Gifts
Isme is the online arm of Marshall Ward - many of you may be familiar with the Marshall Ward catalogue. Like most catalogues, they sell a wide range of clothing for all the family, plus household and leisure items. If you don't want to pay for goods immediately, you can set up an Assist account with them and pay monthly. No credit charge is made if you pay by the due date. If you prefer, you can order a catalogue online. Marshall Ward also offers a range of financial services including loans and insurance.
• Special Features: Free 14 day returns policy - goods will be collected. Sign up for the newsletter and be entered in a monthly draw to win £1000 to spend online at Marshal Ward.
• Special Offers: 10% discount with your first order.
Headers: Kitchen, Home Products, DIY, Garden, Cooling & Heating
Established in 1872, Robert Dyas now has over 85 stores in the UK selling home and garden products. They offer a respectable, if not huge, range of products from leading brands such as Tefal, Philips and Morphy Richards, at very competitive prices. Robert Dyas is a member of the Tropical Forest Trust, which is an international organization working to conserve tropical hardwood forests worldwide.
Scotts of Stow
Headers: Kitchen, House & Home, Bed & Bath, Garden, Country Living, Gifts
Stylish living, from Egyptian cotton bedlinen to fine bone china diningware. Plus cookware, electrical items, furniture, pet accessories and outdoor clothing. Plus more. Although Scotts has 4 fairly specialised shops in Stow, the online outlet is more like a department store, with the range of goods reflecting that. You can also request a catalogue online. Fast easily navaigable website. Head office is based in Groundwell, Swindon, Wiltshire.
Wild and Funk
Headers: Beauty, Home Fragrance, Bed & Bath, Stationery, Kids, Messages, Kitchen Essentials, Hardware, Home Accents, Entertaining, Home Office, Garden, Out & About
A taste of elegant living. Very nice range of well chosen home accessories - including kitchen accessories, art, dining accessories and bathroom accessories - plus a small selection of nursery items. The Renovation Store is based in Durham.