Carbon Footprint, Charity Upcycles, Interior Design, Sustainable Living, Uncategorized, Upcycled Furniture, Upcycled Homeware

Interior Design with Upcycling at its Heart

Scrolling through glossy home magazines can evoke dreams of transforming your own castle into an equally welcoming and alluring showroom. Unfortunately, they frequently feel a little out of reach and altogether unlikely. However, with a dream in your heart and a little imagination in your head, it's amazing what can be achieved with what you… Continue reading Interior Design with Upcycling at its Heart

Carbon Footprint, Interior Design, Sustainable Living, Uncategorized, Upcycled Furniture

Upcycled Furniture isn’t all Bling and Pizzazz

Upcycled furniture is on a popularity roll. If you're after an unusual statement piece with added 'wow' worthy of discussion, then upcycled will tick every box. However, a classic and conservative professionally upcycled item can bring understated refined elegance to your home. Most homes are not graced with bold, colourful artisan pieces of furniture and… Continue reading Upcycled Furniture isn’t all Bling and Pizzazz

Interior Design, Uncategorized, Upcycled Furniture

What’s Trending in Upcycled Furniture?

So you've got yourself a pocket-money hobby; a side-hustle; a new or established career where you upcycle and refinish furniture. Welcome to the flourishing eco-orienteered occupation where you will meet the most giving, supporting, nurturing band of people for real or virtually. To make your venture work, you need to know what will be a… Continue reading What’s Trending in Upcycled Furniture?

Interior Design, Sustainable Living, Uncategorized, Upcycled Furniture, Upcycled Homeware

Is OLD the new NEW?

I LOVE new things. Not necessarily in a materialistic fashion, but the gleaming, room transforming change of new. I love new things; things that are new to ME. A piece of furniture is very often a small permanent fixture; sometimes it has always been there through countless generations. But then suddenly sentimentality looses out to… Continue reading Is OLD the new NEW?

Interior Design, Sustainable Living, Uncategorized, Upcycled Furniture

A potted history of popular furniture brands to upcycle

Furniture is more than functional and practical; it is a product of design, a work of art. During my own upcycle journey, certain brands - some well known, others less so - have graced my workshop. Here I have looked into each brand a little more deeply plus plagiarised a touch from other sites and… Continue reading A potted history of popular furniture brands to upcycle