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ScS select the ultimate Christmas songs!

Christmas is less than a week away, and Christmas music is bursting from every speaker. But, what is your favourite Christmas song? And, what songs are essential to make the perfect Christmas playlist? We’ve had an office debate, and the ScS e-commerce team has selected the top 10 Christmas songs to include on your playlist […]

Join us at our new Chelmsford store on Boxing Day

On Boxing Day, we will be taking our store count to an incredible 101 nationwide, with the opening of our new addition in Chelmsford. The store has now reached completion point, and preparations are in place for the store opening. Store number 101 will be located on the newly developed Britvic Clock Tower Retail Park, […]

The perfect setting – how to set your table this Christmas

New research has revealed that only three out of 10 Brits are confident in their ability to correctly set the perfect dining table! Following the research, we teamed up with the UK’s leading etiquette coach and expert, William Hanson, to help Brits design the perfect dining setting for the upcoming festivities. Here, he advises on how […]

Five Christmas cocktails you must try!

From mulled wine to gingerbread Manhattan’s, nothing quite says Christmas like a winter warmer. Whether you want to experiment with mixology or want a fast, festive drink, our favourite Christmas cocktails and mocktails are guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit. Mulled Wine Is it really Christmas if you haven’t had a glass of […]

Infographic: The crazy numbers behind the perfect Christmas!

With the official countdown now on, it seems that Christmas 2017 is going to be bigger than ever, with an estimated £38billion to be spent by UK shoppers. In the lead up to the big day, we surveyed 1,000 people to discover the true numbers behind Christmas, and the results were even more spectacular than […]

Christmas Sofa Snacks

As we eagerly await the 25th December, we’ve been looking at the elements that make the perfect Christmas. This week, we’re looking at which festive snacks and drinks you can enjoy during the most wonderful time of the year. Now that you know our top Christmas decorating tips, we thought you might need something to […]

1/4 Brits refuse to have guests stay over the Christmas period!

One in four of us refuse to have guests stay 15% of us don’t give clean sheets or towels 22% of us don’t bother cleaning at all With Christmas just around the corner, we carried out a study to find out just how much spring cleaning Brits plan on doing before having guests to stay the […]

Top tips on buying dining room furniture

Could a new dining room table help your family spend more mealtimes together? Following research that revealed 7/10 parents would like to spend more time eating as a family, we have put together some useful tips to help you select the right dining room table for your home. To get started, just ask yourselves these […]

Countdown to Christmas – the must watch Christmas films this year

Christmas is getting closer, and festive cheer is spreading across the nation. The countdown to the big day is on, and to help you get in the spirit, we’ve selected our top five must watch Christmas films to enjoy on your sofa this year. 1. Elf This Will Ferrell classic has just been voted the […]

Simple Christmas decorating tips

Are you hopelessly lost when it comes to what Christmas decorations you want in your home? If you have no idea where to start, keep reading for our interior specialists’ tips on how to decorate your home this Christmas. Artificial Trees Many people claim the best tree to have at Christmas is a real one, […]