PROJECT – Master the art of felting an old woollen jumper

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Being able to felt wool is a useful upcycling technique to master, so here we show you how to transform an old woollen jumper into a felted phone cosy. You can use the general advice below for felting any woollen garment and creating bags, brooches or purses. A phone cosy is a simple sewing project [...]

Making Memories with Catherine Beaumont from Peonie Cole

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Textile designer Catherine Beaumont – who runs the gorgeous fabric company Peonie Cole – has long been inspired by the wild Scottish Borders. But it was her grandmother’s garden that sparked the development of her iconic floral prints. Read her story of how she found her unique style by upcycling heirloom furniture… During my final [...]

Upcycling Heroes: Ocean Sole, the company turning flip-flops into something beautiful…

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Reloved editor Sally FitzGerald explores the message behind Ocean Sole, a company which aims to raise awareness of our human footprint by upcycling over 400,000 flip-flops a year into colourful sculptures. The results are truly stunning! Upcycling appears in many different forms, particularly when you look at how it is practised around the world. Rather [...]

Exclusive Video Tutorial – Make an Upcycled Heart Garland!

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Turn an old battered pair of jeans into a gorgeous heart garland using this clever video tutorial from Reloved contributor Hester Van O. It’s simple, cheap and quick to make! String them around your home for a handmade touch, or give them as a little present this Christmas. TOP TIP – You can also save [...]

Free Annie Sloan book when you subscribe to Reloved this Christmas


In this brand new book, world renowned paint effects guru and colour expert Annie Sloan considers what makes a successful interior. With stunning photography and practical advice, this will soon become your interior style bible! Subscribe to Reloved magazine this Christmas, whether it’s for yourself or as a gift, and we’ll send you a copy [...]

Our beautiful Christmas issue of Reloved is on sale now!


We’re pleased as punch to reveal our very special Christmas issue of Reloved – packed full of upcycling and craft inspiration for gifts, wrapping, festive fashion, home decorations and much more! Join us to celebrate one of our favourite crafting seasons, and make unique presents for your loved ones this year. Available from today in [...]

Craft Your Own Christmas!

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From the makers of Reloved comes a festive special – Craft Your Own Christmas. Get your hands on a copy today and make this your best Christmas ever…. Craft Your Own Christmas is on sale now and it’s the ultimate guide to festive crafting. Packed with 55 seasonal projects, whether you’re looking for makes to [...]

Reloved October is on sale now


In this retro special issue of Reloved magazine you’ll find old fashioned techniques with a modern twist – like gorgeous patchwork cushions, felting projects, and our cover star, a fabric covered hand-bound book. Plus an exclusive Reloved calendar for every reader! Our masterclass this month tells you how to turn your hobby into a successful [...]

Reloved September is on sale now

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Have you got your September copy of Reloved yet? In our latest issue we’ve got upcycling inspiration galore – including clever ways to reuse wine boxes, old frames and coat hangers! Our masterclass is on art quilting techniques, we show you three projects using vintage pillowcases, plus we interview Blair Stocker, learn how to upcycle [...]

Get your copy of Reloved August with FREE fabric buttons – on sale now!

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It’s an exciting issue for the Reloved team as we present our Budget Special – complete with a beautiful set of fabric covered buttons as a FREE GIFT from Fantastic Ribbons! Our August issue has got a whopping 37 craft projects to inspire you this summer – including our favourite uses for washi tape, customised [...]