Space to create

The pressure on children to perform well in the classroom has never been greater, so why not give them a space at home where they can visualise their ideas, make sense of their learning and unleash their creativity. These hero products will transform any study area or bedroom… • Johnstone’s Magnetic Blackboard paint has a […]

Magic Mirrors

A great way to add light, space and interest to your interiors – particularly in a dark hallway or a small, cramped study – is by using mirrored wall tiles in your decorating. MY Furniture has several styles on offer that are ideal for any room, whether you’re after an on-trend hexagonal look, contemporary bubble […]

Three For Free – Rope Upcycles

What do you do with that extra length of rope? Here’s three fantastic upcycles using rope for you to take a few minutes to tackle. This Rope Mirror Upcycle courtesy of diys.com All you need is some 8 mm thickness rope, a glue gun, a round mirror and adhesive tape to make this fantastic upcycle. […]

Manchester’s Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair celebrates ten years at the cutting edge

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair Thursday 12 – Sunday 15 October 2017 Upper Campfield Market, Manchester Ticket prices: In advance £6.50 (£5.50 concs) / On the door £7.50 (£6.50 concs)  The prestigious and award-winning Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair (GNCCF) celebrates its tenth year with a move to its new home Upper Campfield Market, a Grade […]

Hanger picture clips

Think outside the box when it comes to picture mountings! These old‑fashioned trouser hangers by Kate Beavis make simple, decorative clips for your art or photographs. ‘These clips make it easy to swap pictures around and change the look of a room,’ says Kate. About the designer Kate Beavis is the author of Style Your […]

Sew Inspired

One woman’s journey of creativity and inspiration translated through a book of craft projects. When crafter and former BBC correspondent Mary Jane Baxter bought an unloved 1980s Bedford Bambi campervan, she dreamed of turning it into an upcycled mobile craft studio packed with everything a girl might need to sew on the go. A few […]

Three For Free – Clock Upcycles

With the kids back to school and a seemingly never-ending list of to-dos, it can be a struggle to manage time. However, while we can’t promise that a fantastic clock upcycle will solve all your scheduling issues, we can guarantee it’ll make your home a little bit more interesting. So, why not see if you […]

Caravans of love

© Caro Davies

Whether you’re longing for the open road or simply want to set up camp in your garden, restoring a retro caravan is the perfect way to create a custom work and living space. In issue 46 of Reloved magazine, we talk to two upcyclers who’ve rescued old vans and ask them about their experiences. Read […]

The upcycled garden

The upcycled garden by Juliet Bawden When Reloved designer, Juliet Bawden, heard about an upcycled garden in Russia that made use of discarded plastic bottles she was keen to hear more.  Here she talks to the gardener’s daughter. For the past three years Valentina Karelina and Yury Karelin have been transforming their outside space using […]

Reloved by You

Drawers & Dressers Reloved readers have shared so many wonderful projects that they’ve worked on and there’s just not enough room to include them all in the magazine. Once a fortnight we’re going to bring you a roundup of our favourite pieces right here on the blog. This month we’re looking at drawers and dressers. […]