Why choose second hand over new?

Inspiration

Why choose second hand over new?

2019-11-15 13:00:55By Lisa Cole

5 Ways to make your baby's nursery more Eco-friendly

Hints & Tips

5 Ways to make your baby's nursery more Eco-friendly

A recent survey from retailer Next found that the average UK parent will spend a whopping £853 doing up the nursery and will have shelled out more than £5,300 decorating the nursery before the child reaches their 10th birthday. So here are 5 ways to make your baby's nursery more eco-friendly.

2019-11-13 15:51:46By Tasman Hog

The Benefits of Second Hand (and Free!)

Buying & selling

The Benefits of Second Hand (and Free!)

Did you know that Brits still throw away 1.6m tonnes of bulky waste and furniture a year? Despite the environmental campaigns and awareness that has grown over the past few years, many people are still unaware of the impact buying new furniture has.

2019-10-08 08:25:31By Al

How I Began Tickety Boo Interiors...

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How I Began Tickety Boo Interiors...

Take a read of Amy's story about the inspirations that led her to establishing Tickety Boo Interiors.

2019-09-09 08:45:34By Amy Gould

Second Hand September!

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Second Hand September!

As September begins, we start to say good bye to summer and hello to the autumn months! The 'Back to School' itch brings with it the desire to cram our closets full of new styles and cosy knits. Can you kick that habit, and commit to a month of not buying new clothes? That’s what Oxfam, are asking with a new initiative: Second Hand September.

2019-08-30 08:37:03By Al

A Guide to Buying The Right Sofa For You

Buying & selling

A Guide to Buying The Right Sofa For You

Buying a sofa can be a significant commitment to some, it needs to be a style and comfort that you will enjoy for many years so we put together a guide to buying the right sofa for you at times, you can find a style that will match your living space perfect but doesn’t quite fit the stand of comfort you want from a room you relax in. If you find that you’re struggling to make a decision and need some inspiration before wandering around aimlessly in a furniture store, here’s a look at different sofa styles and whether they'll suit your home.

2018-12-14 09:47:27By Nathan Everett

Q&A With Upcycler Chloe Kempster From Maisies House

Hints & Tips

Q&A With Upcycler Chloe Kempster From Maisies House

With it being eco month here on Preloved we like to keep in contact with all of our beautiful community members and see how you do eco-best! We got in touch with one of our favorite upcyclers Chloe Kempster from Maisies house to see how she works and lives eco-friendly every day and she has some great tips for you guys on how to upcycle your life!

2018-11-21 14:29:42By Chloe Kempster

10 Simple Ways for a More Eco-Friendly Kitchen

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10 Simple Ways for a More Eco-Friendly Kitchen

It's easier than you think to help the environment, and the kitchen is a great place to start with some simple switches! So, we've put together a list of simple ways to have a more eco-friendly kitchen to get you started

2018-10-30 09:59:32By Holly Fitzgerald

Country Kitchen Ideas on a Budget

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Country Kitchen Ideas on a Budget

Dreaming of that warm, inviting kitchen? A place to entertain family and friends? A hub of warmth, homeliness and sophistication? Fear not! The Preloved team are on hand to guide you to the Country Kitchen of your dreams...

2018-10-24 10:44:39By Holly Fitzgerald

#MyPrelovedHome Instagram Challenge

Local & Community

#MyPrelovedHome Instagram Challenge

This January, we're challenging you to join us in our #MyPrelovedHome Instagram challenge! Think differently about your homes and belongings and spread the word that second-hand & long-lasting pieces are what makes a home a home.

2018-09-27 15:10:55By Holly Fitzgerald