How to Home Teach your Children during School Closures

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How to Home Teach your Children during School Closures

Many parents have found themselves in the middle of nationwide school closures. The reality of this situation is... How on earth do we occupy and teach our children whilst they are unable to attend school? Here are some tips for home-teaching and coping during this unsettling time.

2020-03-24 08:00:07By Natalie- Diary of a Frugal Mum

Eco-Friendly Mother's Day Gifts- Ideas for 2020

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Eco-Friendly Mother's Day Gifts- Ideas for 2020

Do you like to choose more eco-friendly gifts and gift wrapping, to really make a difference in 2020? Now it’s Spring, learn how you can experience a Sustainable Mother’s Day

2020-03-17 16:41:45By Hannah Natalello

9 Eco-Friendly Ways to Recycle Your Cat's Used Items

Animals

9 Eco-Friendly Ways to Recycle Your Cat's Used Items

Before you toss those old cat products, check out these eco-friendly and creative new ways to recycle your cat’s used items.

2020-02-08 09:00:37By Molly

Halloween Crafts for Kids

Inspiration

Halloween Crafts for Kids

Kirstie Adamson from EcoCreate gives the Preloved community simple yet brilliant Halloween kids crafts ideas. Read on to be inspired!

2019-10-29 09:00:51By Kirstie Adamson

5 Top Tips For An Upcycled Wedding

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5 Top Tips For An Upcycled Wedding

With the average wedding costs in the UK soaring above £30,000, upcycling has become a great way to rebel against this trend and keep costs down while doing your bit for the environment. Choosing to upcycle your wedding doesn’t just help you to have an eco-friendly, budget-conscious wedding, it’s also going to give you so much more freedom when it comes to styling your big day. The great thing about upcycling is that you do not need years of experience, just a little time and creativity. Whether you choose one or two key aspects to upcycle or are going for a more ambitious upcycled wedding project, here are a few of our favourite wedding day upcycling ideas to inspire you.

2018-12-11 16:38:21By Hannah Natalello

How to Make Your Own Festive Bottle

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How to Make Your Own Festive Bottle

This year, instead of splashing out on wasteful expensive decorations this year, why not have a go at crafting some homemade Christmas decorations? Through this year's Preloved advent calendar, we'll be sharing some quick and easy crafts you can have a crack at this year. Plus, they'll all be using recycled materials to help you reduce your waste double-time this Christmas! we've got this super cute and easy festive bottle! Got some used wine bottles lying around this Christmas why not put them to good use? 

2018-11-30 14:44:16By Georgia

How to Make Your Own Snow Flake

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How to Make Your Own Snow Flake

This year, instead of splashing out on wasteful expensive decorations this year, why not have a go at crafting some homemade Christmas decorations? Through this year's Preloved advent calendar, we'll be sharing some quick and easy crafts you can have a crack at this year. Plus, they'll all be using recycled materials to help you reduce your waste double-time this Christmas!

2018-11-30 14:02:46By Georgia

How to Make Your Own Snow Man Sock

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How to Make Your Own Snow Man Sock

This year, instead of splashing out on wasteful expensive decorations this year, why not have a go at crafting some homemade Christmas decorations? Through this year's Preloved advent calendar, we'll be sharing some quick and easy crafts you can have a crack at this year. Plus, they'll all be using recycled materials to help you reduce your waste double-time this Christmas! we've got this super cute and easy snowman sock! Got some old socks lying around why not give it a go?

2018-11-30 12:34:55By Georgia

How to Make Your Own Mason Jar Tealight Holder

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How to Make Your Own Mason Jar Tealight Holder

Instead of splashing out on wasteful expensive decorations this year, why not have a go at crafting some homemade Christmas decorations with this simple guide to making mason jar tea light holders.

2018-11-28 16:12:56By Holly Fitzgerald

Get Crafty this Christmas with the National Trust

Quick Reads

Get Crafty this Christmas with the National Trust

The National Trust are here with some amazing food and craft workshops to help you and your family escape the shopping madness this Green Friday and festive period.

2018-11-16 00:00:19By National Trust