All posts by Mel Li

I'm Mel, and I'm a community specialist at Carousell. I like reading, making new friends, and ice cream!

How To Use Old Clothes To Make New Jaw Dropping Outfits

In today’s ever-evolving world of fashion, keeping up with the latest trends can be tough on your bank account. For many fashionistas though, the sad reality is that the only affordable style must-haves also happen to be last season’s. Your best bet for keeping up with current style trends without breaking the bank is to ...

The Wardrobe Facelift: How To Change Up Your Wardrobe On A Budget

Does your wardrobe need a facelift? Sure it does! Rotating through the same cycles of outfits week after week is boring. Your favourite shirts, skirts, pants, socks, and suits are tired of seeing the inside of the washing machine and the long trip to the dry cleaner. Your friends want to see you expressing the ...

5 services you didn’t know you could get on Carousell

When you browse through our Services category on Carousell, you know you can expect to find reliable plumbers, home movers, and personal trainers. But did you also know you can get someone to complete your jigsaw puzzle or beautify your Powerpoint slides? We take a look at some of the more unusual services you can find in ...

A Guide to Buying and Selling Preloved Fashion Online

If you’re a fashionista who could do with a little extra cash (and who doesn’t?) – then selling preloved fashion online may be your next venture! 💵 💵 💵 On the flip side, maybe you’re a bargain hunter looking for a designer dress at a fraction of the designer price tag. Preloved should be your ...

How to Make Your Skin Look Younger without Breaking the Bank

Everyone pretty much wants the same thing when it comes to skincare. They want to look youthful, hydrated and blemish-free. Unfortunately, a lot of us think gorgeous and glowing skin means spending fat cash at department store beauty counters. But you know, it doesn’t have to be like that at all! One of my colleagues ...

The Green Carpet: 15 Celebrities Who Rock Sustainable Fashion

The Green Carpet movement has celebrities and designers wearing eco-friendly fashion and showing their support for the use of more sustainable materials, and we totally love it!

What I learned from our All For Free charity drive

Last week we ran a drive at Carousell that we simply called #AllForFree. I’m sure you guys can figure out what the drive was all about 😆 LOL! We created this drive because we wanted to help used items make their way to the hands of the people who want and need them more directly. We’ve read news articles ...

First Days at Carousell

I thought it would be really fun to go around the team and ask everyone what their first days at Carousell were like.

Carouselling into CNY

We don't have to buy clothes from a shop to get something new. "New" just means it has to be new to you, and there are many pretty and unique items to be found in a preloved marketplace.