Inspiration

Our Top 10 Preloved Handmade Gifts

To help you avoid the mad Christmas shopping rush this year, we've put together our top 10 Preloved handmade gifts, so you can avoid the mayhem and help support small businesses this festive period.

2017-11-16 11:35:28By Holly Fitzgerald

Quick Reads

10 Ideas on How to Hygge in Winter

The meaning behind the Danish idea of Hygge is not just to be cosy at home under a blanket and reading a book. Here are 10 things to practice Hygge in winter.

2017-11-10 00:00:57By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in November

Leaves are treating us to a flurry of autumn colour and we are becoming increasingly windswept. We are slowly putting the garden to bed for the winter, but there are still tasks we can do! Here's what to do in the garden in November.

2017-11-03 00:00:29By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

5 ways to #PimpYourPumpkin this Halloween

Who needs a boring old carved pumpkin? We've teamed up with the lovely Lynne Lambourne for our top 5 ways to #PimpYourPumpkin this Halloween!

2017-10-26 09:06:55By Holly Fitzgerald

Animals

Common Illnesses of Pet Hens

Chickens are now the sixth most popular pet, and re‐homed commercial hens (ex-bats) are the ideal starter hen for first‐time hen keepers. Ex‐bats do, however, have their own specific issues, and sometimes knowing what is normal can help to establish the severity of a presenting condition. Our friends from the BHWT have put together a helpful guide to common illnesses of pet hens to help you along!

2017-10-09 09:00:24By The British Hen Welfare Trust

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in October

Days are becoming chilly and evenings are too dark for after-work gardening. But nature hasn't gone to sleep yet. Here's what to do in the garden in October.

2017-09-29 00:00:39By Natalie Reynolds

Animals

Beginner's Guide to Rehoming Hens

The British Hen Welfare Trust takes us through all the information you need when it comes to re-homing ex-bat hens.

2017-09-22 00:01:16By The British Hen Welfare Trust

Animals

A New Start? Adopting a Cat, A Blog by Pancake

A blog on adopting a cat - written from the perspective of the adoptee! Pancake gives us an insight into being adopted by Beth from the Preloved team.

2017-09-19 00:00:27By Holly Fitzgerald

Quick Reads

10 Ideas on How to Hygge in Autumn

It's here! The crisp mornings, the warm colours on the trees, puddles, the shorter days. Here is how to Hygge in autumn.

2017-09-15 00:00:28By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in September

While September might feel like there's not much to do compared to the busy summer months, the soil is still warm and is the ideal time to add new plants to your collection. Here's what you can do in the garden in September. 

2017-09-08 00:00:18By Natalie Reynolds