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What to do with old decorations.

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nickdrakeslovechild Fri 24-Jul-15 21:02:10

I don't change my decorations every year, but I seem to have developed a big pile of decorations I don't use anymore as i've replacing them with better or sentimental ones.

Anyone know what to do with them or are there any charities that take them?

nickdrakeslovechild Fri 24-Jul-15 21:03:08

oh by old I don't mean old broken rubbish, I mean ones that I just wont ever use again.

Allgunsblazing Fri 24-Jul-15 21:13:37

Charity shop? Local FB page?

ItStillLooksLikeRainDear Mon 27-Jul-15 22:46:55

A local food bank may take them nearer the time to pass onto families with young children.

attheendoftheday Tue 28-Jul-15 01:10:37

I would offer them at a women's refuge, might be appreciated by a family fleeing with very little. I used to volunteer at a refuge and I remember one Mum crying because she couldn't give her kids the Christmas she wanted to.

nickdrakeslovechild Tue 28-Jul-15 14:54:47

Hadn't thought of my womens aid, I give most things to them so no idea why that didn't cross my mind! Thank you, that's what I will do.

nickdrakeslovechild Tue 28-Jul-15 14:56:37

My local food bank only seem to want brand new items still in the packaging, I have offered a few things but they seem very picky! But again a good idea. Thanks.

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