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Three for Free – Magazine Paper Upcycles

We all end up with a lot of magazines laying about (probably us at Reloved more than most!) but if it seems a shame to part with your favourites, why not give them a new lease of life? We’ve scoured the web for some of our favourite magazine paper upcycles, so here’s three for free! […]

Hanging Plant Bottles [Preview]

In issue 40 of Reloved magazine, you can find out how to make your own lovely plant display by making the most of budget gardening and converting your old wine bottles with this 60-minute project by Isabelle Palmer. As you can see in Helen Cathcart’s photography, you really don’t need very much – just some […]

Paint-dipped branch hooks [Preview]

Project by Andie Powers and Emily Grosse, photography by Jaquilyn Shumate Inspired by Scandinavian design, bring nature into your home with these handy hooks created from a found tree branch and leftover paint. ‘Experiment with different woods, shapes and sizes to create a gallery of colourful, functional art for hanging coats, bags or towels.’ Find […]

What would you like to see Max McMurdo make for issue 42 of Reloved?

What would you like to see Max McMurdo upcycle for #ChallengeMax in issue 42 of Reloved magazine?  

Three For Free – Wine Bottle Reloves

New Year’s detox gone to pot? Surrounded by wine bottles that are too pretty to ditch, but haven’t found something to do with them? Reloved magazine has been searching for ideas for how to upcycle your wine bottles and here’s three for free. 1. This Wall Vase Source: Shanty 2 Chic 2. This Summery-Style Vase […]

Loaf Tin Shelf [Preview]

Charge your power tools and get yourself a copy of Reloved magazine issue 40 to find out how to make this loaf tin herb shelf by Vicky Myers. Old baking tins get a new lease of life with this practical project where you can cook up a handy mounted planter for your herbs – perfect […]

What would you like to see Max McMurdo make for issue 42 of Reloved?

What would you like to see Max McMurdo upcycle for #ChallengeMax in issue 42 of Reloved magazine?  

Lime-effect desk [Preview]

Proving that ‘imperfect’ finds can still be upcycled into beautiful furniture, this French-style desk with missing drawers is given a makeover with a limed look using white wax. Denise Zdziennicki’s project is available inside issue 40 of Reloved magazine purchasable in paper and digital format. ‘When I salvaged this piece it had missing drawers and […]

Our Star Book: The Art of Living with Nature

The Art of Living with Nature Author: Willow Crossley Publisher: CICO Books Price: £14.99 (on sale 7 March) Willow Crossley is flower mad with a serious passion for decorating. Whether at a flower market, by the sea or on a country walk, she can’t resist the urge to bring a little piece of nature home […]

Relief stencilled crates [Preview]

‘These little crates make lovely gifts when filled with spring bulbs or edible treats’ In issue 40, Nicolette Tabram shows how basic wooden crates can be transformed into something much more special by adding some relief stencilling and painting in pretty pastel colours. These boxes are from IKEA, but this project works just as well […]