Cutwork appliqué blanket

Cuddle up on the sofa with this redesigned snuggly wool throw by Juliet Bawden, created from two old blankets combined with some simple stitch work. Find out how to complete Jemima’s fascinating project in issue 50 of Reloved magazine, available to order online and download directly to your smart device. ‘Using dye is a great […]

Top Tables

Spruce up your living space just in time for family visits and gatherings with a new collection of ‘cottage chic’ furnishings from MY Furniture, made from reclaimed fir wood. The Hemmingway range features a limewash finish and riveted steel table tops. It’s a combination of rustic styling with industrial chic that’s completely on-trend, and a […]

Moroccan-style stencilled cupboard

Reminiscent of the patterns found on Arabic screens and doors, this modern stencil brings boho chic to a plain cupboard by Nicolette Tabram. ‘Small cupboards like this can be picked up cheaply, providing very useful storage,’ by Nicolette, ‘The addition of a little gold paint adds a lovely glamorous touch.’ Reloved readers can receive a […]

Bare necessities

From Cheddar Gorge in Somerset, Oli Lee of With Bear Hands upcycles and creates fabulous pieces of furniture and homewares. His projects range from a bathroom cabinet made from reclaimed floorboards to a feature wall panelled with wood from pallets and beds made from solid oak beams. With Bear Hands was born ‘out of a […]

Mouse in the house

A theatre designer uses her model making skills to handcraft adorable mice from scrap materials Kathryn Ashcroft originally trained as a theatre designer before beginning her business creating sweet fabric mice. ‘I’ve been lucky to always inhabit a world in which Sellotape, string, paper and cereal boxes were plentiful!’ she laughs. After studying at university, […]

Yo-yo cushion cover

This pretty little cushion by Jemima Schlee is perfect on an office chair, a bed or a sofa and the yo-yo design is a good way to use up interesting fabric scraps. Find out how to complete Jemima’s fascinating project in issue 50 of Reloved magazine, available to order online and download directly to your smart […]

Denim Planters

A simple project with great style, upcycle your old jeans to make gorgeous plant pots like these by Claire Armstrong – no sewing required! Get started on this fantastic upcycle with the project pattern inside issue 50 of Reloved magazine, available to order online and download directly to your smart device. ‘To show off the […]

Concrete and glass vase

Turn a plain glass vase into a contemporary piece to display structural plants, using concrete and a little know-how, with this project by Elke Reith. ‘Cheap and versatile, concrete is fantastic for moulding into unique homewares for that industrial chic look’ says Elke. Find out how to get started on this upcycling project with issue […]

Log-Slice Table

Photography by James Gardiner Use pieces of firewood to decorate a storage cube, turning it into a contemporary and eye-catching side table, like this one by Hester van Overbeek. Get started on this project inside Reloved magazine, issue 50, available to order online and download directly to your smart device. ‘I love this table as […]

Party Cocktail Glasses

It’s party time! If you want to make your mix-and-match wine glasses and Champagne flutes into a cohesive collection, here are a few makeover ideas to dress up your glassware for any celebration. Get started on this upcycling project by Cassie Fairy in issue 50 of Reloved magazine, available to order online and download directly […]