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Q&A: Author of Rag Doll Lost - Pauline Emsley

Local & Community

Q&A: Author of Rag Doll Lost - Pauline Emsley

Everyone knows that, here at Preloved, we're all big fans of everything upcycled, as is Preloved member Pauline Emsley, author of the book Rag Doll Lost. Pauline's book is perfect for inspiring little ones to think about reusing and recycling so we sat down and had a chat about her and the book!

2018-06-07 10:17:06By Pauline Emsley

How to Find Free Items

Buying & selling

How to Find Free Items

Here at Preloved, you can find thousands of items for sale in numerous different categories, but did you know you can also find hundreds of items for FREE?

2018-01-22 12:29:18By Sally Lewis

Swap'n'Shop Your Unwanted Gifts for Action for Children

Local & Community

Swap'n'Shop Your Unwanted Gifts for Action for Children

Unwanted Gifts, we all get them, do something good with them.

2017-12-28 00:00:53By Zoe Allison

How to Make School Uniforms Last Longer

Hints & Tips

How to Make School Uniforms Last Longer

School uniforms come in for some heavy wear, so our friends over at Love Your Clothes have got some tips to keep them looking fresh term after term.

2017-09-05 10:45:13By Love Your Clothes

14 Amazing Ways You Could Repurpose a Tin

Inspiration

14 Amazing Ways You Could Repurpose a Tin

Extend the life of your tin cans by giving them another purpose! By now you should now you can repurpose pretty much anything, so keep on reading for some inspiration on how to use a tin!

2017-02-27 00:00:02By Zoe Allison

Green Cleaning: an eco-friendly way of living

Hints & Tips

Green Cleaning: an eco-friendly way of living

"Most of our exposure to hazardous pollutants occurs indoors, and a primary source of these pollutants is our every-day consumer products." Pretty worrying, isn't it? Cue Green Cleaning. Click through to read all about how to keep your home clean, cost-effective and kind towards the environment.

2017-02-06 00:00:43By Zoe Allison

10 Inspiring Ways to Repurpose a Door

Inspiration

10 Inspiring Ways to Repurpose a Door

The first project that comes to mind when refurbishing a house is not to repurpose a door. Click through to discover out favourite creations.

2017-01-30 00:00:13By Zoe Allison

9 Ways You Can Repurpose a Radiator

Inspiration

9 Ways You Can Repurpose a Radiator

If you want to try your hand at repurposing something different that forces you to think outside the box, how about a radiator? Click through to find 9 different ways you can reuse them.

2017-01-09 00:00:05By Zoe Allison

18 Ways to Reuse a Glass Bottle

Inspiration

18 Ways to Reuse a Glass Bottle

If it has been your turn to host New Year’s Eve, you’ll probably have a surplus of bottles that will inevitably fill up the recycling. That got us thinking, is there anything we can actually do with glass bottles to reuse them? Turns out there is!

2017-01-01 00:00:28By Zoe Allison

Boxing Day - A Day to Reuse Your Boxes!

Inspiration

Boxing Day - A Day to Reuse Your Boxes!

Rachael tells us about the origins of Boxing Day and shares some ideas on what to do with the surplus of boxes that you will likely end up with the day after Christmas.

2016-12-24 00:00:35By Zoe Allison