Will You Be A Copy Kate?

And from me, the answer is a very definite “No“. Whilst I admire the Duchess of Cambridge’s style, I have to acknowledge that she’s younger, taller and lithe, whilst I’m significantly shorter with an hour glass figure or, as my decorator once called me “a sturdy girl” (Yes, he’s…

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And the winners are….

I am very proud to announce that Tesoros is a winner of a very prestigious Global Excellence Award 2017. The award is for the Best Mediterranean Style Accessories Retailer-UK and we received a beautiful glass award for the office.

Here is the press release and, if you’re wondering, we’re on…

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the problem with M&S

This week Marks and Spencer reported a 64% drop in their profits. It’s no surprise to their regulars and here’s why. On Saturday I was horrified with the window displays. They were ghastly! Bright pink Victoria Beckham style tent dresses with flared sleeves, countryfied print dresses only a six…

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St. James’ Park Festive Fayre

Tesoros is delighted to have been invited to the very first Christmas Festive Fayre at the famous NUFC ground. It’s going to be a huge two day event with a magical range of over 170 stalls so you can enjoy Christmas shopping before the city rush and lots to do for the…

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shop on the move with our brand new website

Welcome to our new user-friendly website. You may have noticed that we’ve been very quiet in 2016 but that’s because we’ve been designing this brand new website just for you. You told us that your lives are very busy so you like to shop on the move using your mobile technology, so…

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thank you Beamish Hall Hotel

The weekend has flown past at Beamish Hall Hotel. It has been very busy and it was so lovely to share secrets and laughs with you all. Scarves and pashminas are going to be a very popular gift this Christmas but also flying off the shelves this year are…

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fabulous Christmas fair

It was so lovely to see you all this weekend at the wonderful Christmas Fair at New College Durham. I hope that everyone who went into the city to admire the Lumiere kept reasonably warm and dry.

Next weekend we are at Beamish Hall Hotel for two days so look…

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make a list!

Christmas seems so far away doesn’t it? But it’ll be here before you know it so it really is time to make a list, especially if you’re visiting the Christmas Fair in Durham next weekend. Don’t panic-it’s on the outskirts at New College-one of the Lumiere Park and Ride…

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fabulous Christmas ideas 2

Have you noticed how expensive it is to gift wrap your Christmas presents? I admire people who can fold wrapping paper beautifully so that sellotape is hardly noticeable, and the added little extras such as spiral ribbons, rosettes, feathers and tags sit artistically framing perfectly folded corners. Then there’s…

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hotting up for Christmas shopping

Today was the long awaited Christmas Fair at Lumley Castle, our first fair for that all important Christmas shopping. The weather was gorgeous and, as temperatures began to climb, so gradually everyone began to remove coats, scarves and sweaters as cheeks began to glow and flush. It was delightful…

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