Police said shops should consider extending the Black Friday sales period
But analysts blamed "a tendency to compromise on quality and design"
Marks and Spencer said it was recalling the 400 rattles sold to prevent injury
Chief executive Marc Bolland has yet to report a successful Christmas sales period
The model and philanthropist is 'beyond excited' at the prospect of having a baby
Think pink with the sweetest palette of the season, says Emma Akbareian
The start of the football season may have got progressively earlier, but this signal of autumn's approach has not moved
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Even if you've over-indulged of late, modern shape-wear will ensure you don't feel trussed up like a turkey, says Emma Akbareian
Main image: square wristlet clutch by Kenzo, £230; pink clutch by DVF, £300, both from Selfridges; frames, from £5, John Lewis
1. Capiz Daisy Ceiling Light