Quick Reads

11 Kitchen Utensils from Around the World You Need in Your Life

If you have visited friends and family who live abroad, you will have probably come across unusual objects which are staples in the country they live in but that you haven’t seen before. We have selected our favourite kitchen utensils from around the world

2017-01-16 00:00:42By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

Be a Bit More Hygge This Year

The term Hygge has been thrown about quite a lot recently. Last year saw the publication of several books that talked about this subject, and the consumer sector has also jumped on the bandwagon. But it's not all about buying into the aesthetic. Preloved talks about how to be a bit more hygge this year.

2017-01-03 00:00:35By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

12 Tips to Keep Your Home Tidy

We make ourselves the same promises every week: this week I will not end up with a floordrobe; the underwear drawer will be organised; I do not need 3 open bottles of ketchup. It’s hard to maintain an organised home when all adults in a household work full-time. What follows are some life hacks that might make you think: Why didn’t I think of that?!

2016-12-26 00:00:27By Natalie Reynolds

Inspiration

Alternative Christmas Gift Ideas

What do you get someone who has everything? It is becoming increasingly more difficult to find great gifts for people nowadays as we with a simple click we can buy it ourselves. Keep on reading to find out what alternatives we have come up with!

2016-12-09 00:00:46By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

Shop Local - Christmas, Artisan and Flea Markets

Visiting your local markets is a great way to get inspired for original gifts. It is unlikely you will find inspiration from looking through the same shops and online stores over and over if you don’t know what you are looking for. By visiting markets you can see the items being put to work, you can pick them up, look at them, and talk to the seller about its provenance.

2016-11-18 00:00:13By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

Get Your Craft on With the National Trust on Black Friday

If you want to stir away from the madness that will be Black Friday weekend, the National Trust have you covered. There are plenty of things to do! We got in touch with the charity to see what they had on, and boy are they keeping busy! Here are some cooking and craft workshops you can get stuck in between the 19th and 27th November.

2016-11-14 00:00:19By National Trust

Quick Reads

Neutral 0% - The Solution to Your Baby's Sensitive Skin

Keeping on top of all the products that claim they are good for our child's skincare is tricky. Neutral 0% has over 25 years of experience in offering you solutions to your baby's sensitive skin. Keep on reading for its 10 tips on caring for sensitive or allergy prone skin.

2016-10-24 00:00:56By Neutral 0%

Inspiration

Inspiration: Add a Touch of Bohemian to Your Home

The great thing about having a bohemian style is that it is very subjective: you decide what bohemian style is. We have compiled some examples which you can incorporate into your own bohemian home, but remember to put your own spin on it!

2016-09-27 00:00:26By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

5 Homemade Beauty Products to Try

Our skin is the biggest organ on our body, so it is time we started thinking about the type of products we put on it. Here at Preloved we’ve taken the natural route and put together 5 homemade beauty products you can try making!

2016-09-25 00:00:35By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

Add Some Handmade Autumnal Décor to Your Home

While summer has been widely (mostly) enjoyed because of the nice weather, there is something special about autumn: the turning of the leaves, the gusts of wind, the walks in wellies, the chunky knits. With that, we have selected 6 crafts you can make to add that bit of autumnal charm to your home.

2016-09-21 00:00:10By Natalie Reynolds