Get into the Christmas spirit with McCarthy Stone
We’ve compiled a ‘good’ list (with a few naughty treats!) of Christmas tips that celebrate the time-honoured traditions that makes this season truly special.
From ‘go-to’ festive family recipes passed on by our amazing homeowners to guides to DIY gift-making, wrapping and wreath-making or suggestions for splendid Christmas markets and family-friendly days out, we’ve got Christmas covered.
Join us for our Christmas events
From wreath-making to cake decorating, pop along to one of our friendly festive events and experience the lifestyle for yourself.
The 12 recipes of Christmas
Savour our sensational sweet and savoury homeowner-made Christmas recipes.
Take a look at our favourite Christmas Markets across the UK ! Make sure you get into the Christmas-spirit and make a few trips this festive season!
Find nine of the best outdoor Christmas decorations and light displays to visit from across the UK.
Our guide to great Christmas gift ideas for little ones, foodies, outdoor types and more.
The joy and excitement of unwrapping presents never really wears off, no matter how old we get.
Our simple step-by-step guide shows you how to make your own unique festive front door decoration.
Making candles is relatively easy and with a handful of supplies and a little know-how, you can fill your home with light and warmth in no time.
Impress your guests this Christmas with this guide to mouth-watering cheese and wine combinations.
We take a look at a typical 1950s Christmas to see how traditions have changed, what’s stayed the same – and what we might want to bring back.
We asked our McCarthy Stone homeowners to share their favourite Christmas stories – and the results will brighten your day