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Issue 42, Botanical makeovers

As seed trays scattered across the various window sills of my home come to life, I start to yearn once again for a greenhouse to nurture them properly. Inhibited by the cost, purchasing one has been way down on my wishlist. However, since visiting Grace Farrimond’s Not So Secret Garden and seeing her clever upcycled […]

Five Upcycles for Old Books!

We all love our books and we’ve all held onto something we’ve read before under the pretense that we’ll read it again one day. Yet with space at a premium, can you honestly say you’ll ever get around to re-reading that hardback for the fifth time? If not, here’s five upcycling ideas Reloved magazine has […]

Inspired by Max McMurdo

On Monday 19th December Reloved’s #ChallengMax columnist and upcycling expert, Max McMurdo, spent the day in the workshop inspiring members of his local homeless charity Emmaus Village Carlton. Social enterprise is central to the Emmaus model as it provides meaningful work for companions but also generates funding to maintain communities. Companions living in Emmaus communities […]

The Art of Selling…

Craft sellers listen up… how you display your stock can make the difference between a few admirers of your work passing by and customers stopping to buy. Made by Mummy Markets has teamed up with Helen Goodwin, owner of the visual design consultancy Made You Look! to bring you a talk all about the art […]

Upcycling your rug

If you’re looking to repurpose one of your old rugs, or even something else in your home, we hope this will give you some inspiration to get creative and try something new. What have you got to lose? Upcycling Your Rug Infographic by The Rug Seller

Reloved Diary

Please note: The Diary section that features in issue 33’s Creative Hub has some incorrect entries. Here’s a full list of our diary dates: Sunday 14 August Shabbytique Brocante meets Eat High Street, Maidenhead A community led street market held on the second Sunday of every month, with more than 40 stalls selling street food, […]

Star Book: Botanical Style

Botanical Style Author: Selena Lake Publisher: David & Charles Price: £19.99 In this, Selena Lake’s seventh book, she takes the reader on a tour of some truly inspirational locations adorned with a variety of botanical accents. Venues for the elegant photo shoots include florist shops, gardens and some beautiful, unique homes. Separated into six distinct […]

A date for your diary

Tickets are now on sale for Kirstie Allsopp’s The Handmade Fair, which sees three days of celebrating all things crafty at Hampton Court Palace from 16-18 September. The event, which is now in its third year, offers shopping, hands-on making and tons of inspiration, and 2016 is set to be bigger and better than ever. […]

Issue 32

Give your home a nautical look with on-trend upcycles… Issue 32 of Reloved arrives on shelves tomorrow and this month we’re going to the beach. Whether you’re a gatherer of flotsam and jetsam or want bring a touch of the seaside to your home, we’ve got some great projects to inspire you. Nicolette Tabram’s stencilled […]

A new perspective

Visit the Craft Centre in Leeds during April, May and June, to be inspired by the work of some fantastic upcycling artists. This spring, the Craft Centre in Leeds is hosting an exhibition entitled Another Life, which is running until 25 June. This show promises to be a visual masterpiece, where you can discover some […]