When you find out you’re expecting, the first thing you start to notice is just how much baby stuff is in shops. And then when you’ve noticed that, you start to notice how much is on TV, in magazines, billboards… And, especially when it’s your first, you want everything new. Rachael tells us how they decided to buy second hand for their daughter.
Mike's hobby started by chance. With an interest in carpentry, he found himself taking up a part-finished miniature Tudor house belonging to his late father-in-law. Today he builds miniature Tudor houses, and he tells Preloved all about it!
Rachael and Kieron married after a very long engagement. Rachael's interests range from reading, sci-fi to craft work. A cross-stitch lover and new mum, she works as a custormer service specialist, which she will return to after her maternity leave.
Annie Sloan's Painter in residence, Jelena Pticek, tells the Preloved community about her upcycling career, the new techniques she's been using, and where she sourced her inspiration for her latest pieces.
Are you a fan of the Preloved blog? Would you like to have an article of your own on here someday? We are looking for talented writers and Preloved members with specialist expertise to join us in making the blog an even better place to visit. Keep reading to learn more!
We love hearing what our members get up too here at Preloved, not least when it involves giving potential landfill items, new leases of life! Furniture with Attitude is a business set up by creative upcycler Angie. Learn what inspired her to chase her dream.