24 Jun

Upcycling ideas

Posted 24/06/2015 by: Reeds Rains

Don’t like throwing things away? Take a look at these amazing ideas to transform old bits and bobs from around the house. Upcycling is fast becoming a major home trend, from milk bottles to wooden pallets, there’s so much you can do.

Wooden Pallets

You will be amazed at the things you can make from an old, unused wooden pallet. A wall planter for your herbs, a bench for your garden and even a den, to find out more click here.

Jars and bottles

Simply peel off the labels, give them a wash and you have your very own vases, you could even paint these or wrap some string around for a more ornate design.

Old chairs and furniture

Got some old furniture you’re thinking of throwing away? Maybe you could give it a lick of paint instead.

Old clothes and fabric

Cut them up and make your very own bunting – perfect for children’s rooms, kitchens and parties!

For more inspiration take a look at our Pinterest board here.