How to Make a Wreath from Pegs

For the third Preloved Christmas craft of the year, we’ve brought you a simple step-by-step guide of how to create a wreath made from pegs. You can use it as a beautiful Christmas decoration or to hang your Christmas cards from!

2016-06-08 12:15:08By Adele Gardner


Christmas Safety Tips for Pets

The PDSA give the Preloved community some excellent tips for keeping our pets safe this Christmas.

2015-12-23 15:22:58By PDSA

Hints & Tips

Preparing for Unwanted Gifts

Now's the time to start preparing for any unwanted gifts you might receive this Christmas. Read on to find out how Preloved can help!

2015-12-08 18:00:15By Adele Gardner


Christmas Wrapping Ideas

Be inspired to spend extra time creating beautifully wrapped Christmas presents with these easy gift wrapping ideas.

2015-12-03 17:31:23By Adele Gardner

Local & Community

Christmas Markets Around the UK

You don't need to go to Germany this year to have an authentic Christmas market experience. Preloved have brought you a selection of some of the best Christmas markets across the UK to get you in the Christmas spirit!

2015-11-28 17:45:05By Adele Gardner

Preloved News

Christmas Competition: Thrifty Decorations #PrelovedAdvent

On the run up to Christmas this year, we're holding a competition and we want all of you thrifty Prelovers out there to get involved!

2015-11-22 12:40:48By Liv Serrage


1 Week Until Christmas! Top 5 Last Minute DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

With time running out to order Christmas presents online and with just one weekend to go before the big day, if you haven't got all your gifts yet, you may be starting to panic a little. Don't fear! Preloved is here to give you some last minute gift ideas...

2014-12-19 13:43:18By Justine Dench


2 Weeks Until Christmas - Feed the Birds

During the winter months, food sources for our wild birds start to fizzle out. Natural vegetation sources will have whittled away, and most insects will have reduced in numbers until the spring...

2014-12-11 16:24:16By Justine Dench


Christmas Recycling Ideas

With the extra food, drinks, gifts and decorations around during the festive period, our waste soon starts to build up more then normal! Recycle Now are here to give you some advice and tips on how best to recycle throughout Christmas.

2014-12-09 11:38:20By Recycle Now


Alternative Christmas Cake Ideas #DIYXMAS

As part of our ongoing #DIYXmas theme, we thought take the time to consider Christmas cake! Traditional Christmas can take up to 3 months to most of us might have missed the boat, we thought we would share some alternative recipe ideas with you!

2014-11-19 10:25:03By Justine Dench