Posts Tagged ‘step-by-step’

Orange Peel Scrap Quilt

A striking contemporary quilt by Stuart Hillard that repackages a very traditional block, using mixed fabric remnants in two colour shades to make a modern scrap classic. Want to try out Stuart Hillard’s project? You’ll want a copy of Reloved magazine issue 54 then! Order yours online today or download a copy to your smart […]

Issue 54 is out!

Retro-style furniture is featuring increasingly in interior schemes, and what better way to introduce it into your home than by upcycling a piece of original furniture that’s in need of some love. For inspiration, take a look at Cassie Fairy’s Lloyd Loom chair makeover, reupholstered with tropical-themed fabric created with iron-on transfers (page 54), or […]

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, […]

Stitched bag

Breathe new life into an old leather bag, personalising it with an embroidered word. You can get started on yours with the tutorial inside issue 53 of Reloved magazine, available to order online and download directly to your smart device. ‘I had replaced this tatty handbag but couldn’t bear to throw it away,’ says Chloe […]

Wow-factor walls

Looking for a really unique look for a feature wall? Head to Woodchip & Magnolia for a stunning collection of bold and beautiful designs. Headed up by Nina Marika Tarnowski, a self-confessed wallpaper, pattern and colour addict, this family-run brand definitely knows a thing or two about how to create the perfect surface design. Nina […]

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. […]

Colour-wash crate shelves

Create some simple, on-trend bathroom shelving by upcycling spare wine boxes with a wash of colour. Like this project by Rust-Oleum? Make yours with the tutorial inside issue 53 of Reloved magazine, available to order online and download directly to your smart device. ‘By adding beautiful translucent colour to bare or unpainted wood you can […]