Tag Archives: Recycling

Floppy Discs put to good use…

Nick Gentry - Floppy Disc Art

I recently threw out a load of old zip files – obsolute technology containing files I can no longer access. I’ve held onto them for so long, but decided at last that there was no point keeping them as the information stored on them was now no longer accessible. I wish I’d know about the […]

The Work of Stuart Haygarth

Stuart Haygarth - Optical (detail)

I discovered the artist Stuart Haygarth a few years ago when I saw his piece entitled ‘Tide’ at the Usher Gallery in Lincoln. Suspended from the ceiling, a huge sphere is made up clear and translucent objects (mainly plastics), that the tide washed up on a specific stretch of Kent coastline. The sphere of the […]

You’ll never look at a toilet roll in the same way ever again…

You’ll never look at a toilet roll in the same way ever again...

When you become a parent, cardboard takes on a whole new meaning. It’s such a versatile material and kids love the stuff. Can’t get enough of it. Our recycling bin over the past few years has been raided so many times and cardboard has become such a precious thing that we rarely throw it out […]

Recycle your Christmas Cards @ Milomade

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I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and got the presents you wished for. This is a quick blog post to hopefully catch you pre-clear-up. You know all those Christmas cards you received? They’re too goo to waste you know, so don’t throw them away,  send them to me!

Chain Reaction

Advent Calendar - 18th December

Deck the halls with beautiful decorations you’ve made yourself! Todays Advent Calendar Offer (valid until midnight tonight) is one for the crafty and creative with time on their hands to make something lovely and unique from vintage materials.

Piggy and Pony Tails!

Advent Calendar - 17th December

Todays Advent Calendar Offer (valid until midnight tonight) is another one for the ladies I’m afraid chaps. Keep your locks in order with some beautiful handcrafted button accessories for your hair.

Wait a Minute Mr Postman…

Advent Calendar - 16th December

…because I’ve got greetings cards galore waiting to be sent. Todays Advent Calendar Offer (valid until midnight tonight) is on all teh Greetings Cards listed in my shop. Whether you choose something festive to match the season or something to suit another occassion, there’s plenty to choose from.

Gift A Piece Of History

Advent Calendar - 15th December

Todays Advent Calendar Offer (valid until midnight tonight) is a special discount on my Ornate Antique Silverware rings. It’s not too late to order for a Christmas delivery in the UK.