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Inside the October issue of H&A...

* Decorating gorgeous autumn hideaways

* Antique majolica: back in vogue

* Sumptuous emerald jewellery

* A collector's passion for pot lids



* Dealer for a day: could you cut it?

* Four unique real homes

* How to find the right flooring


Decorating an autumn hideaway

Stylist Selina Lake shows us how to create a pretty woodland getaway




The magic of majolica

They may be kitsch by reputation but there is more to these eccentric ceramics than crazy glazing and over-the-top moulding



Emerald jewellery

Strong women from Catherine the Great to Elizabeth Taylor have all fallen for the charm of emeralds - and, as we discover, it's easy to see why



An artist in residence

Artist Pat McCabe opens up her beautiful house, proving that lovely furnishing needn't cost the earth



A riot of colour

Deryn Relph's eye-poppingly bright cushions and furniture are a joyful addition to any room



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