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!

Kitchen Design: 7 Popular Styles for Your Home

They say that the kitchen is the heart of the home, and it’s often true. Your kitchen is where you spend time preparing meals for yourself or loved ones (or in my case, swiping food from them), and it’s often a central gathering space. Designing a kitchen can feel overwhelming though, especially when starting from ...

7 Fashion Trends Changing The Way You Shop

  We’re living in a digital age where trends change overnight or within a matter of minutes online. Where brands are selling experiences as opposed to products – because who buys products anymore? Where houses and cab rides are shared by complete strangers, and phones might as well be called our other halves. Fashion hasn’t ...

Working in the best tech company to work for

Ever wondered what life is like in the best tech company to work for?

7 Creative Things You Can Do With Your Old Furniture

Do you ever look at your old furniture and wonder what to do with it? Simply tossing it in the backyard is not often an option (especially if you don’t have a backyard). And moving it somewhere else? Well that can be cumbersome, often consuming a whole day. And also… where? But there are a ...

Preparing our biggest bazaar ever!

While it always involves a lot of hard work, one of our favourite things to do at Carousell is to throw events that bring our community of Carousellers together. It is always so nice to be able to get everyone together, make new friends, and of course, see all the really cool things everyone is ...

The Guide to Sustainable Consumerism

We hear a lot about sustainability in today’s world, and we use this word a lot in the Carousell office. Mass consumerism is seen as responsible for a lot of the world’s ills, and we are encouraged to drink fair-trade coffee, buy vegetables from local farmers, and be diligent about recycling. But what exactly is ...

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 ...