Wrapping presents sustainably – how to reuse or recycle paper and fabric to save money and help the planet

It might be the most wonderful time of the year, but it can also end up being the most wasteful, too. Wrapping paper is one of the most expensive single-use Christmas products, but there are ways you can forego this expense, saving you money and helping the planet, too. But it's not just about reusing wrapping paper, I've other tips to help you keep wrapping sustainable...

20 free (or very cheap) ways to sprinkle some Christmas magic

Many are feeling the pressure to spend in the run-up to Christmas – and this is especially true for those with kids. But there are tons of ways to sprinkle a little Christmas magic for free (or very cheaply).

Homemade Christmas decorations

Have yourself a merry homemade Christmas and take inspiration from the DIY exploits of MSE HQ and friends. By making their own wreaths, baubles, cards and other decorations using foraged or recycled materials, these MoneySavers cut down on a little of the waste and a lot of the expense of Christmastime. (And it's fun too.)

Patios, points & pickled cabbage – this week's MSE Forum highlights

In the week that contained Black Friday, we experienced another bumper crop of MSE Forum highlights.

Beef, bicycles & birthday cupcakes – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Food seems to have been the biggest talking point on the MSE Forum recently, so let's tuck in to some of the tastiest morsels.

Spangles, synthesizers & studying abroad – this week's MSE Forum highlights

As we edge closer to the year's end, there's no signs of slowing on the MSE Forum. Here are a few of this week's highlights.

Woodworm, WFH & window tint – this week's MSE Forum highlights

As the train of Time pulls into the station of November, we've a fresh crop of MSE Forum highlights.

Christenings, cookbooks & cover-ups – this week's MSE Forum highlights

If you like this week's MSE Forum highlights, we reckon you should log in (or sign up) and participate in some of them.

Stew, savings & side hustles – this week's MSE Forum highlights

You there: come out of the chilly wind and get comfy in front of this week's MSE Forum highlights.

Meat, mail & maternity – this week's MSE Forum highlights

Tips, tricks, tales and talk. Another week of MSE Forum highlights.