January started a little different this year as we continued to follow lockdown regulations at home. By this point you’ve probably run out of things to do – don’t worry, we’ve compiled a list to help tackle boredom and turn your lockdown into productivity (and help you save with Complete Savings!).
Dunhelm – Bath Racks – from £10
As long, quiet baths become a staple to your day (and a necessity for your ears), why not go the extra mile and turn your bathroom into a sanctuary? We can’t resist Dunhelm’s bath racks and fluffy towels, especially with the current 50% off sale.
Dulux – Silk Wall Paint – from £25
Have you always loved the idea of a feature wall but never had the time? Or perhaps you lack the confidence as your last DIY home project wasn’t very well received by your other half? Dulux have a handy free app that uses intelligent technology to show your chosen colour options on your walls before you buy.
Drinkstuff – Cocktail Gift set – £22.99
Pubs and bars are shut, and you’ve realised, ‘Actually, I’d like to attach a home bar to my new feature wall and host Zoom drinks with flare’. Learn how to make your own delicious cocktails with Drinkstuff’s cocktail set that includes a book of 100 cocktail recipes… You may be ready to switch careers by the end of lockdown!
Art Discount – Painting Set – £28.95
Use this downtime to channel your inner Bob Ross. Get this 39-piece painting on sale for only £28.99 and get an extra 10% off with Complete Savings. This therapeutic process of painting will lift your spirits and remind you that, “There are no mistakes, only happy little accidents”.
National Geographic – Kids Magazine Subscription – £39 per year
Has home-schooling got your head in a spin? Trying to balance work, your child’s education, and getting them to experience nature can create some internal friction. These monthly National Geographic magazines are packed full of fascinating facts, puzzles and beautiful imagery – giving you peace of mind knowing your child is staying connected to the world (and keeping them busy).
Groupon – Wooden Chess Set – £18.85
Did you binge watch the Queen’s Gambit and get a sudden craving to play chess? No need to visualise the game on the ceiling as Groupon has an incredible offer on wooden, plastic and glass Chess sets. You may find out that you have what it takes to enter the National Championship.
Typo – New York Paint by Numbers – £8.40
Travel without actually leaving the couch – we can’t get to New York, but we can paint the map in calm detail and familiarise ourselves with the city for our next visit. This paint by numbers map is only £8.40 and will keep you busy for weeks!