A look at issue 40

Almost everyone has a set of these little IKEA drawers waiting for a makeover to lift them out of the ordinary. In issue 40 of Reloved magazine (out this week!) we’ve turned this one into a caddy for a selection of teas, reusing a selection of antique teapot finials for knobs. Pick up your copy […]

Your Upcycles

A while ago we asked to see what you’d been doing with all those empty bottles left over after the Christmas festivities. Many of you responded and here are the ones that made it onto the pages of Reloved magazine. Carole Dorran Carole turns old alcohol bottles into funky electric lamps by drilling a hole […]

What would you like to see Max McMurdo make for issue 41 of Reloved?

We’ve had some great suggestions for #ChallengeMax this month. What would you like to see @maxreestore make for issue 41 of #Reloved?

Spring Half-term Workshops

For some the joys of half-term are already here and entirely inescapable, but for those of you whose kids won’t be buzzing from room to room spilling raisins and spreading chaos until next week, there’s still a tiny ray of hope! During the school holidays Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre runs craft workshops for your little […]

What would you like to see Max McMurdo make for issue 41 of Reloved?

We’ve had some great suggestions for #ChallengeMax this month. What would you like to see @maxreestore make for issue 41 of #Reloved?

Blog Watch: Jay & Co

We have picked the most positive and upbeat blogger we know for this month’s slot, to give you a bit of inspiration for the new year – and that is the lovely Mr Jay Blades. If you haven’t visited his blog at www.jayand.co, you’ll be in for a surprise. Far from DIY tutorials and tips, […]

North London’s upcycling show inspires ‘first-time upcycler’ to get creative

When Walthamstow resident Julia Robb heard about a competition to turn old, unloved furniture into something new and exciting, she couldn’t resist having a go. “I’m someone who enjoys taking on new challenges, and I learn through doing,” she explained, “so I was keen to have a go at upcycling furniture.” Julia, a professional gardener, […]

Five Upcycling Projects for your Wine Corks

Do you and your special someone enjoy the odd bottle of wine? Collected every cork from every memorable occasion but aren’t sure what to do with them? Reloved magazine has found five of our favourite upcycling project ideas for all your wine corks.   1. These memorable fridge magnets Source: Miss Mel + Miss Heather […]

A New Year? A New Skill

In 2017, why not challenge yourself to learn a new skill that you can use in your upcycling and craft projects. Here are some of Reloved magazine’s favourites… Brush Lettering Workshop With Emma Block in London, £51.56 If you’re looking to design your own wedding stationery or find a new way to make greetings cards, […]

Take a look inside Reloved issue 39

Issue 39 of Reloved magazine is out and jam-packed full of fantastic projects to keep you occupied this February. In this issue, textile artist Mandy Pattullo reveals the vision behind her beautiful stitched collages, Max McMurdo takes on our reader challenge to design an upcycle from used coffee pods and Charis Williams showcases three original […]