Posts Tagged ‘recycle’

Take a seat

Upholstering is a time-honoured skill and has been practised by artisans long before the current upcycling trend came along. At the family-run A Little Furniture Shop in Shrewsbury, upholstery expert Mark Swain brings 30 years of experience to restoring antique and vintage sofas and chairs, tackling everything from Danish teak mid-century pieces to original G […]

Pot Plant Bags

Use fabric scraps to stitch these easy ‘growbags’ by Debbie von Grabler-Crozier – just pop your plastic plantpots inside for instant style. Want to try this project? You’ll want a copy of Reloved magazine issue 54 then! Order yours online today or download a copy to your smart device with just a couple of clicks.

Monochrome Stencilled Side Table

A simple stencil pattern has transformed a plain Formica table into a stylish and useful piece of furniture, perfect for drinks, houseplants or a collection of vintage vases. Want to try out Nicolette Tabram’s project? You’ll want a copy of Reloved magazine issue 54 then! Order yours online today or download a copy to your […]

A touch of glass

‘It was love at first sight,’ says Jackie Birchall of Purple Urchin, remembering her first stained-glass evening class. ‘I loved making the Tiffany-style glass using copper foil and solder, rather than lead.’ She says she enjoys the challenge of cutting the glass just right. ‘It’s the most thrilling aspect of this craft. I often hold […]

WIN! Reloved has five pairs of tickets to The Handmade Fair

The Handmade Fair, hosted by Kirstie Allsopp, is heading to Bowood House and Gardens in Wiltshire (22–24 June) for the very first time. The programme includes live ‘craft-offs’ with the experts, Q&As and demonstrations from well-known makers, plus creative workshops where visitors can learn new skills, including needle felting, calligraphy, wirework and Indian block printing, […]

Spring tulips

Door furniture meets Victoriana with these gorgeous glass doorknobs from the Botanical collection by Haute Déco. Available in jewel-like shades of peridot, mandarine, kunzite and citrine, these Fleur knobs would be the perfect floral finishing touch for painted bedroom drawers or a wardrobe, and they are even suitable for installing on glass and mirror doors. […]

Map Roses

Make a bouquet of everlasting flowers from an old road map, to display all year round, like this project by Claire Armstrong. Want to get started on your own? This project’s available in issue 53 of Reloved magazine and you can order your copy online or download a digital edition straight to your smart device. […]

WIN! Reloved has five pairs of tickets to The Handmade Fair

The Handmade Fair, hosted by Kirstie Allsopp, is heading to Bowood House and Gardens in Wiltshire (22–24 June) for the very first time. The programme includes live ‘craft-offs’ with the experts, Q&As and demonstrations from well-known makers, plus creative workshops where visitors can learn new skills, including needle felting, calligraphy, wirework and Indian block printing, […]

Window Frame Corkboard

Keep track of your family’s busy week with a noticeboard made from an old window frame, stick-on cork tiles and a few industrial-style embellishments, with this fabulous project by Medina Grillo. Try this project by Nicolette Tabram from our latest issue of Reloved magazine. Not a subscriber to Reloved magazine? Order your copy online today, […]