Peculiarly British festivals and events

Closeup of Morris dancer's legs with bells on

Morris dancing is a very old and traditional form of entertainment
Image: Lorna Roberts

We British are famous for our steely reserve, but all around the country, very silly things are happening. Because no matter how seriously we take ourselves, when you scratch the surface of the national psyche, you soon discover that Brits love nothing better than to indulge their natural inclination towards the eccentric, the daft and the downright dangerous.

Fancy letting your hair down? Why not join in the fun at one of the many unusual events taking place across the country. Here are some of Samuel Windsor blog team’s favourites to get you started.

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What women want

woman in pink holding onto a man wearing a Newbury Linen Blazer from Samuel Windsor

Dress to impress with help from some seriously creative female bloggers
Image: Newbury Linen Blazer from Samuel Windsor

Spring is here. Time to put away the heavy plaid and don some lighter, brighter attire. To celebrate Samuel Windsor’s new Spring/Summer collection, we challenged six creative female lifestyle bloggers to dress the men in their lives for under £60.

So if your summer wardrobe is looking a little worse for wear or, ahem, not fitting quite as well as it ought, take inspiration from the ladies who took part in our #60forspring challenge. Here are their clever ideas on how to refresh your wardrobe for less.

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