Posts Tagged ‘tutorial’

Love wood workshops

The Somerset Bodgers are running a series of woodworking courses from April to July at the National Trust’s Tyntesfield property in North Somerset, giving people a chance to learn traditional woodcraft skills and make beautiful handmade pieces to take away, including a Celtic three-legged backstool and a carved wooden spoon. You can get the whole […]

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 […]

All together now

Fancy doing something fun and messy with the whole family? The Old Barnyard Interiors in Southport, Merseyside, is launching a new free monthly workshop that’s open to all parents, grandparents and children to have a go at creative activities together, such as furniture painting. All you need to do is bring a small piece you’d […]

Graphic Floral Chair

A group of mismatched wooden chairs can be unified with paint and stencils to create a set for a dining table, and are a lovely way to add a little colour to a room. Try this project by Nicolette Tabram from our latest issue of Reloved magazine. Not a subscriber to Reloved magazine? Order your […]

Limewashed Sideboard

Whitewashing is a great way to revive an old piece of wooden furniture while keeping the wood grain visible. This tutorial by Mary Vitullo is available inside issue 52 of Reloved magazine. Not a subscriber to Reloved magazine? Order your copy online today, or download our digital edition directly to your smart device right now. […]

Door to door

At Reloved, we love customising our furniture to make it really ‘us’ – whether that’s sanding and painting up a vintage chest of drawers, or personalising a modern piece to suit our style and home. Prettypegs is a Swedish company that helps people with the latter, creating accessories that match perfectly with IKEA furniture to […]

Issue 51 is out!

Romance is in the air this month and we’re planning a beautiful bedroom makeover. If your wardrobe is looking tired, your chest of drawers could do with an update or you need more storage, we’ve got some great ideas for you. First, have a read through our bedroom feature (page 35) where we showcase this […]

Make a cute upcycled cover for your device!

Keep your laptop, tablet or e-reader safe in style with this upcycled project. As long as you’ve got the dimensions of the device, you can start making these for your family and friends too. Project and photography by The Owl and the Accordion. MATERIALS Two pillowcases (they can either be matching or different, whichever you […]

Christmas craft: make your own upcycled paper baubles!

There’s nothing better than crafting with friends on cold winter nights and this little 
paper project is both easy and fun. Use up scraps 
of paper or recycle last year’s Christmas 
cards – anything goes! Project by Little Birdy Crafts, photography by Lori MacAlpine-Smith MATERIALS • 
All-purpose glue • 
String/twine • 
Buttons • 
Beads •  […]