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Student Solutions : Back to School

With GCSE results over, it’s time to start preparing for September. Here at IWOOT we’ve thought of some ideas to help get children of all ages excited for going back to school. The theory is, if they start the year organised then it’s more likely they’ll stayed organised – so, have a read of our 5-step plan and give them a head start!

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Student Solutions : University Essentials

The hard part is over – exams passed, university place accepted, now students all around the country just have to get to get there, which strangely enough can be the most daunting part. Trying to fit what seems like your entire life into a car can be a worrying thought – but the IWOOT guide is here to help! We have created a list of university essentials that will help students settle in, make friends and enjoy their time away from home!

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Real Recipe Ideas : Rainbow Jelly Mould

In keeping with our children’s party theme from last week, we thought we would try SUCK UK’s Rainbow Jelly Mould, a perfect treat for younger children and great fun to make! We tried a number of different flavour combinations for this sweet treat, so have a little read and try it out for yourself!

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Football Party Guide and Competition

It may feel like you said adeus to the World Cup just yesterday, but the start of the Premier League is only a week away! Whether you are a football fanatic or can’t stand sitting still for 90 minutes, we have created an IWOOT Football Party Guide to make sure everyone is happy this season. Have a look through our tips and ideas and get everyone excited for August 16th!

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Real Recipe Ideas: 3D Cookie Cutters

To add to the excitement of the summer holidays, we’ve got some great new SUCK UK products here at IWOOT. So we’ve decided to make a biscuit display perfect for (inevitable) rainy days this summer and kids birthday parties all year round! We will be using our new 3D Space Cookie Cutters and Edible Eyes for a display that will help imaginations run wild into a galaxy far, far away!

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Have a garden makeover and save the planet!

Gardens are often bright and happy places during the summer months, perfect outdoor spaces for parties, paddling pools and makeshift football pitches! Here at IWOOT we would like to take it a little step further and show you how to use your garden, no matter the size, for even greater things.

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Real Recipe Ideas : Homemade Ice Cream

Here at IWOOT, we want to make sure that the products we sell are as wonderful as they look, so we’ve started a new blog series : ‘Real Recipe Ideas’, where we test some of our fabulous gifts and gadgets, complete with tips on how to make the most out of them!

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Student Solutions: Results day and Graduation Gifts

If you know someone who has finished university, sixth form or their GCSE exams, then you will truly understand the happiness that summer can bring. They no longer spend days curled in a ball worrying about upcoming exams, instead they are free to celebrate and spend much-needed time with friends and family. After months of stress, new-found freedom can be strangely daunting so make sure to help the student you know explore, relax and move forward.

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Picnic and Garden Party Ideas

After a weekend of thunderstorms and scorching sunshine around the country, it feels like the UK could almost be considered ‘tropical’. According to the forecast the sun is here to stay, just in time for weekends away as the school holidays begin. Whether you’re entertaining children in the wild outdoors or friends in your garden, IWOOT has a collection of ‘must have’ items for two British summer time traditions, picnics and garden parties. We hope that this list of picnic items, kitchen gadgets and garden accessories help you keep both you and your guests cool during the heatwave.

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Product of the Day: Wild Dining

From the super-quirky, super-awesome brand Mustard comes these awesome china plates in the ‘Wild Dining’ range. Purveyors of fine home accessories and unusual gifts, Mustard have once again gone the extra mile with these terrifically funny plates.

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