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Your unwanted Christmas gift guide

Last year, the UK received £2.2 billion unwanted Christmas gifts, according to eBay. Meanwhile sending back all those redundant presents has become so common that Royal Mail is dubbing the first working day of 2019.

14 Jan 2019 5 min read

How to upcycle your christmas hamper

Ever wondered if there is a way to make your white Christmas a little greener? As magical as Christmas is, it can lead to a serious amount of waste. From the piles of wrapping paper on the floor on Christmas Day to discarded packaging.

28 Nov 2018 3 min read

How to declutter your home

Take some time out, align your trinkets in neat little rows and get back to whatever it was you’d rather be doing.

15 Aug 2018 12 min read

Meet the New Zealand family who reimagined SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY in cardboard

With help from children Orson and Elliott, married couple Lilly and Leon are Cardboard Box Office, a New Zealand family who recreate iconic movie scenes using cardboard, kitchen utensils and lots of sticky tape. They’ve reproduced everything, from the set of The Graham Norton Show to Jurassic World.

4 Jun 2018 7 min read

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Woman contemplating box which contains unwanted Christmas gift

How to sell your unwanted Christmas gifts

Perhaps your other half didn’t get you the right hair straighteners, or your Auntie won’t take the hint from previous Christmases and you’ve another tartan scarf to add to your collection...

29 Dec 2019 5 min read