Most of us associate the brand Laura Ashley with flower prints and country-chic style. However, that hasn’t always been the case, and the Laura Ashley trajectory is a very interesting one. It is fascinating to look back at how the lives and challenges of Bernard and Laura Ashley directly affected the designs of the brand, and how their personal beliefs shaped the ethos of the brand.
The institutional furniture produced in Britain in the 1950s and 1960s is truly something to feel proud of! The quantities that have survived to emerge on the vintage furniture scene are testament to the quality of both material and manufacturing processes, not to forget the classic forms created by mostly anonymous designers. Dealer Saxon Durrant tells us all about it.
When Preloved member Kirsty Stevenson set about planning her wedding she was determined to give it some vintage romance. "I researched the internet and bridal magazines relentlessly for months. I fell in love with the idea of having a vintage themed wedding almost instantly."
The weather is getting colder and it’s time to start thinking about replenishing that winter wardrobe. The Preloved team have brought you some of the top men's fashion picks from our site to keep you looking stylish on a budget.
Preloved is proud to announce a new partnership with leading poverty charity Oxfam! This new partnership will not only improve the shopping experience for Preloved, but now members can help others in need when shopping on site. Keep reading to find out more!