Styled by Gumtree: Roll in Autumn

Sunday 13 September 2009, by

It’s finally time to pack away the sundresses, playsuits, strappy tops and gladiator sandals and think about dressing appropriately for the changeable weather.


Get your tickets for Bestival

Thursday 10 September 2009, by

Have you got your tickets to Bestival yet?Party-people, we’re sure you know that Bestival, the 3-day extravaganza on the Isle of Wight, is happening this weekend. With a cosmic Space theme and lots of live acts and DJs like MGMT, Lily Allen, La Roux, Tinchy Stryder, …


The Definitive Guide To Buying A Used Laptop

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laptop_guideBuying a used laptop saves money and helps the environment by keeping usable equipment out of landfills. But like any used item, you need to take a few extra precautions to make sure you’re getting a good value. The following …


What you need for going back to school

Wednesday 9 September 2009, by

Get your textbooks and other supplies on GumtreeYep, it’s that time of the year again, kids. September marks the beginning of the new school year, and with the children back in school and students starting university, educational supplies are in demand.

If you’re not fussy about owning …

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Monday 7 September 2009, by

scam-alert1There’s a website out there called It all looks pretty legit and well designed and maybe worth using. But the reality is that some sneaky guys have lifted the design off the Gumtree website and this is in actual …


(Not) lost in translation: Language swaps

Saturday 5 September 2009, by

Forget language schools, try language swap insteadThere’s an old joke that goes something like this:
A: “What do you call a person who speaks 3 languages?”
B: “Errr, trilingual?”
A: “Yes. How about someone who speaks 2 languages?”
B: “Bilingual.”
A: “And what do you call …


Getting creative with your Personals ad

Friday 4 September 2009, by

Be creative with your Personals adWith hundreds of personal ads going up on Gumtree each week, it pays to be unusual. Forget just babbling on about your GSOH or that you like long walks on the beach and cuddling up in front of the TV. …