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Why More People Are Buying Second-Hand Kids Items

A survey of 1,650 mums and mums to be has found that 89% were opting to buy second hand to save money on all important purchases, with 23% buying exclusively second hand.

2018-07-01 17:13:52By Amy Lockley

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Pianos for Good Causes from AnyVan

Back in October, we told you than AnyVan were bringing some happiness to the world with their #MagicVanMoves by connecting Preloved pianos to those who want to play. They not only received an influx of people with worthy causes to give a piano a home but plenty of kind people who wanted to donate their own pianos!

2018-02-14 05:30:07By AnyVan

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Win the Trip of a Lifetime to New York for 2

Our friends over at lookfantastic and Visa Checkout are giving you the chance to win a trip of a lifetime - want to be in with a chance? See how to enter here.

2018-02-08 11:35:01By Holly Fitzgerald

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UK Free Water Refill Points Aim to Reduce Plastic Bottles

In a bid to reduce the contribution water bottles have to the growing plastic waste in the UK, tens of thousands of businesses in England will soon be offering free water bottle refills.

2018-01-25 12:35:28By Holly Fitzgerald

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Microbeads Ban Comes into Force in the UK

Today, a new ban on the manufacture of products containing microbeads comes into force in the UK, in an attempt to cut down on plastic in the oceans.

2018-01-09 12:29:38By Holly Fitzgerald

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Are you ready to have a chance to win a trip for two to the Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis with Visa Checkout?

2017-12-08 12:15:41By Holly Fitzgerald

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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

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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

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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

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Patina Is The Newest Vintage Trend

Patina has become something of a buzzword in various areas of the vintage universe. Saxon Durrant talks about this phenomenon that is taking vintage-lovers by storm.

2017-08-25 00:00:37By Saxon Durrant