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DIY Foosball Table from an Old Shoebox

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DIY Foosball Table from an Old Shoebox

If you want to try DIY but you feel like you aren't that handy, have a go at this simple DIY Foosball Table with a super fun result! I have made a fair share of DIY projects and I must say this one is one of the easiest.

2018-03-12 15:32:41By Mark from Foosball Zone

Annie Sloan Teams up with Oxfam to Create 'Lem Lem'

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Annie Sloan Teams up with Oxfam to Create 'Lem Lem'

Here at Preloved we’re big fans of doing good. We’re also a big fan of Annie Sloan. So, when we heard that Annie Sloan was doing some good with Oxfam with her latest Chalk Paint™ ‘Lem Lem’, we felt we should share it with you.

2017-11-07 00:00:21By Zoe Allison

Q&A with an Upcycling Expert: UNIQ Furniture

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Q&A with an Upcycling Expert: UNIQ Furniture

For a little bit of inspiration for you upcycling fans, we've interviewed the incredibly talented UNIQ Furniture about all things upcycling!

2017-11-06 00:00:06By Zoe Allison

A Day in the Life: Upcycled Creative

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A Day in the Life: Upcycled Creative

It’s always good to get a bit of an insight into what goes on inside a business. What customers see on the outside is often the finished product, the polished presentation, the ‘ready-for-the-public-eye piece’. However, there’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes to be able to get to that stage in the first place so we thought we would share with you a bit of a ‘day in the life of Upcycled Creative’.

2017-10-16 10:47:48By Upcycled Creative

Wardrobe Audit

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Wardrobe Audit

A wardrobe audit help rediscover forgotten gems, recycle unwanted items and clear space for the key items you need. Image consultant, Cleo Lacey's guide will help you get started.

2017-09-28 10:01:56By Love Your Clothes

#PrelovedRestore Winner: Pica Pica Home

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#PrelovedRestore Winner: Pica Pica Home

The winner of our #PrelovedRestore competition, Pica Pica Home, tells the story as to how they created THAT amazing upcycling piece.

2017-09-07 15:33:15By Pica Pica Home

Storage Ideas for University

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Storage Ideas for University

While you pack your life away for university, you may fall under two groups: the first years going into halls or those of you moving into a house or flat share. Either way, storage is an issue. So, we have found the most useful storage ideas that you can easily adapt to your needs.

2017-06-30 00:00:07By Zoe Allison

Colour Pop: 13 Ways to Add Green to Your Home

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Colour Pop: 13 Ways to Add Green to Your Home

Next in our Colour Pop series is the colour green! Here at Preloved, we have collated a set of images which we think will convince you add green to your home. What, you don't believe us? Click through!

2017-05-18 00:00:35By Zoe Allison

Reclaimed Wood - Salvaging Beautiful Design

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Reclaimed Wood - Salvaging Beautiful Design

Using reclaimed wood on your next project can be an economic, environmental and design decision all in one. With reclaimed materials you are reusing what some would see as waste, minimising the demand for the production of virgin wood and more often than not saving yourself a few pounds.

2017-04-20 00:00:14By Jon Hutchinson

Colour Pop: 12 Ways to Add Pink to Your Home

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Colour Pop: 12 Ways to Add Pink to Your Home

Pink. How do we feel about this colour? It has got a bad rep in recent decades as it is associated with girls. If a household has any manly men, it is very likely the only room in the house which contains pink is the craft room, or room which isn't visited very often, maybe the guest room. Here are 12 different ways you can add pink to your home without feeling it's OTT.

2017-03-31 00:00:22By Zoe Allison