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Kate Hilpern

As a freelance journalist with over 28 years of experience, Kate Hilpern has contributed to various newspapers, websites and magazines nationwide. Kate holds a Master’s degree in Journalism with distinction. Her work has been published in the The Guardian, The Independent, Good Housekeeping, Woman & Home and more. Kate also worked as a lecturer in Journalism.

Recent articles by Kate Hilpern

Our pick of the best ironing boards to buy
Home appliances

Can't decide which is the best ironing board to buy? Take a load off your mind with this handy guide

Our favourite tequilas for cocktails and neat sipping
Food & Drink

Sharp, smooth, fruity and oaky, here’s our selection of the best tequila for every occasion

The best washing powders you can buy
Home & garden

Learn how to beat tough stains with our handy buying guide

The best foot creams to buy

Keep feet cool, fresh and soft with our favourite foot treatments from £6

Best brandy: The best Armagnac, Cognac and more from £16
Food & Drink

Whether your drinks budget is under £30 or over £100, this is the best brandy in every category

Make a better martini with the best vodkas you can buy
Food & Drink

Shake, stir and save with the best vodkas you can buy

Best foundation for combination skin
Beauty Makeup

We've rounded up the best foundations for combination skin, for a perfect complexion

Our pick of the best port for every budget and occasion
Food & Drink

We help you sort your Ruby from your Reserve and your Single Quinta from your Crusted in our guide to the best port

The best after-sun lotions to buy, from £4

Looking to take care of your skin after spending time in the sun? Here are the best after-sun lotions to buy

The best umbrellas to buy
Clothing Sports & leisure Travel

These trendy and practical umbrellas will make you wish for rain… well, almost