To celebrate the release of this years Simply Christmas magazine, we've teamed up with Lakeland to bring you an amazing competition!


Start feeling festive with Simply Christmas 2023

If you love thinking about Christmas before Autumn has really started, then Simply Christmas is the magazine for you!

The 2023 issue is packed with amazing ideas for décor and gifts, inspirational interiors and fabulously festive features to get you excited!

As well as the main magazine, we’ve put together three superb supplements devoted to Food, Craft and Gifts (under £20!).

Make sure you don’t miss out and order your copy now

Simply Christmas 2023

Competition time

Give your Christmas spending a lift with a £500 voucher to spend at Lakeland – top up your kitchenware or splurge on gifts!

High-street and online household store Lakeland is a fantastic place to go for kitchenware, household gadgets, foodie accessories and more, and at Christmas they really go to town! Whether you need new, stylish bakeware, gorgeous ways to tablescape or gifts for your chef and baker friends, stop by your local branch or pop to to see what’s available! One lucky entrant will be sent a fantastic £500 gift voucher to spend on Christmas or even wait for the January sales!

To be in with a chance to win one fabulous Lakeland voucher worth £500 simply answer the question below.


We will make every effort to get the prize out in time for Christmas, but cannot guarantee this.


Matt SpiersDigital Assistant, Gathered

Matt Spiers is a crochet artist and designer who has been overseeing Gathered's crochet articles for over 2 years. He previously worked as Digital Assistant for Simply Crochet magazine and is our in house video editing pro. What started as a hobby a decade ago led to Matt developing a passion (and then a career) with crochet. As well as still regularly writing and designing for Simply Crochet magazine, Matt is a crochet artist in his own right, having displayed and created crochet installations at festivals and fibre events across the UK. You can keep up to date with Matt at @onemancrochet on Instagram.

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