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Join the upcycle revolution

It’s no secret that upcycling is in; a way to save money, reduce waste and be creative, it’s a cheap, chic and easy way to breathe new life into old products.  Moving away from the throw-away society that up until a few years ago we had found ourselves in.  There is now a call for a new take on the traditional mend and make do attitude by finding new uses for old furniture and accessories. Transforming items found around the home, car boot sales, and thrift stores along with items found loitering in family and friends garages.

Join the upcycling revolution

Designed and developed with the consumer in mind, the Harris Upcycle Kit is the first of its kind and includes the essential tools needed to upcycle just about anything; be it a chair, photo frame, chest of drawers or jewellery box.

The six piece kit can be used on wood, metal, plastic, and ceramics and includes flat and round brushes for all areas. There is a long handled brush for greater reach and short handled brushes for restricted areas. The coarse and fine grit sanding blocks are flexible and reusable, making them perfect for prepping and distressing any item. In addition to this, there is also a dust sheet and a free ‘How To…’ guide in every kit.

Harris Upcycle Kit // Contains

  • 25mm round brush
  • 1″/25mm flat brush
  • 2″/50mm flat brush
  • 2.7m x 3.6m polyester dust sheet
  • 1 x fine sanding Block
  • 1 x coarse sanding Block

Philippa Pawson, Marketing Director at Orkla House Care UK comments:

“Currently there are no ‘grab and go’ kits that lend themselves to upcycling, so we wanted to provide a specialist kit that includes all of the essentials at an affordable price. Upcycling doesn’t need to be difficult and with this handpicked selection of tools and brushes, it’s an inexpensive and easy way to breathe new life into old products. We are certain that this will prove to be a great add on for our retailers, enabling them to tap into this growing trend.”


To help you with you with your next upcycling project, A Few Favourite Things has a Harris Upcycle Kit (worth £14.99) to giveaway.

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Harris Upcycling Kit

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  • Reply Karen

    I’m fascinated by upcycling and the results. This looks so good. I’m always a bit worried I won’t make a good job but it does make it look easy!

    29th August 2017 at 9:40 PM
    • Reply Lee

      They look great. We have a chest of drawers to up cycle

      15th September 2017 at 9:10 AM
  • Reply L dove

    Oh wow that looks fab! I’ve never upcycled before, I’m not very artistic, but I would love to give it a try!

    29th August 2017 at 9:42 PM
  • Reply Christine Dodd

    I’m moving house – our current house has fitted wardrobes, so I’m looking for old wardrobes to upcycle

    30th August 2017 at 10:11 AM
  • Reply Christine Dodd

    I’m moving house – our current house has fitted wardrobes, so I’m looking for old wardrobes to upcycle

    30th August 2017 at 10:11 AM
  • Reply Kirsty Greer

    We have a vintage telephone seat that needs stripping and painting and a cushion adding x

    30th August 2017 at 10:14 AM
  • Reply ElizM

    I have some old battered chairs I need to restore

    30th August 2017 at 10:28 AM
  • Reply laura stewart

    i want to uprycle my chest of draws x

    30th August 2017 at 10:48 AM
  • Reply claire woods

    restoring a chest of drawers.

    30th August 2017 at 10:54 AM
  • Reply Elizabeth

    I absolutely LOVE upcycling! I wish I had more time to be creative with it though; it’s been awhile since I worked on a project.

    30th August 2017 at 10:54 AM
  • Reply Graham Ross

    An old chest of drawers to upcycle

    30th August 2017 at 10:55 AM
  • Reply iain maciver

    plenty items that could do with a revamp this would help alot

    30th August 2017 at 11:08 AM
  • Reply Tony Metcalfe

    We have an old chest of drawers and some old chairs that could be revitalized with careful upcycling.

    30th August 2017 at 11:27 AM
  • Reply Hazel Rea

    We have a chair which is in real need of upcycling!

    30th August 2017 at 11:38 AM
  • Reply Chantel

    I will be up cycling a lot of furniture when I buy a house in the next few months. Its looks fab.

    30th August 2017 at 1:10 PM
  • Reply Ashleigh Allan

    My daughter’s desk

    30th August 2017 at 1:11 PM
  • Reply Gemma boyle

    My bed!

    30th August 2017 at 1:56 PM
  • Reply Newcastle Family Life

    I have never upcycled anything before, I think I need to try and up cycle my dining room table though as the kids have ruined it x

    30th August 2017 at 2:57 PM
  • Reply Dee Dmonte

    I have an ugly duckling pine dresser that is just waiting to be transformed 🙂

    30th August 2017 at 2:58 PM
  • Reply Katie

    This is a GREAT idea. I have a bookshelf that I really want to upcycle but keep putting off. It just doesn’t fit with any of our other decor, but it’s a great shape. I know I just need to sand and paint it. One day it will happen!

    30th August 2017 at 3:47 PM
  • Reply Jayne @ Sticky Mud And Belly Laughs

    What a fab idea. I love a good upcycling project. I have recently finished a couple of projects and am so pleased with the results 🙂

    30th August 2017 at 4:02 PM

    I have some drawers in my bedroom that don’t go with any of the decor so hoping to give them a bit of a spruce

    30th August 2017 at 4:35 PM
  • Reply Lyndsey

    i have never tried it but this has inspired me to do it

    30th August 2017 at 5:39 PM
  • Reply frances hopkins

    My mums dresser

    30th August 2017 at 5:52 PM
  • Reply Emma smiley

    I’m gonna start redecorating the kitchen and I’ve a great solid oak table and chairs but it’s had some abuse so I’ll hoping it sand it and paint it to match the new kitchen.

    30th August 2017 at 8:50 PM
  • Reply fiona waterworth

    I have a lovely world war 2 utility table, that I am going to sand back and distress, then re wax

    30th August 2017 at 9:38 PM
  • Reply Margaret gallagher

    Some old CHEST of drawers for my neice

    30th August 2017 at 10:30 PM
  • Reply Solange

    I want to upcycle my chest of draws.

    31st August 2017 at 12:30 AM
  • Reply Musings of a tired mummy...zzz...

    I’d love to do more upcycling but I am not really creative or practical, I’ll leave this for my partner to attempt!

    31st August 2017 at 9:33 AM
  • Reply Tim Graham

    I want to give making my own home bar a go 🙂

    31st August 2017 at 9:36 AM
  • Reply Clare Hubbard

    Our old kitchen chairs

    31st August 2017 at 10:07 AM
  • Reply sallie

    useful,have lots of upcycling to do

    31st August 2017 at 10:45 AM
  • Reply lisa dolatowski

    My dressing table

    31st August 2017 at 11:02 AM
  • Reply Ritchie

    Upcycling some driftwood into a sign with the house number on.

    31st August 2017 at 12:02 PM
  • Reply Sheena Batey

    I have a nursing chair that needs recovering and painting.

    31st August 2017 at 1:38 PM
  • Reply Kristyn Harris

    My next project is to upcycle an old wardrobe

    31st August 2017 at 1:49 PM
  • Reply aj

    I am upcycling wooden step ladders into some shelfs.

    31st August 2017 at 4:34 PM
  • Reply Tania Atfield

    I will be painting my dresser soon

    31st August 2017 at 5:11 PM
  • Reply Lindsey Smith

    My daughters wardrobe – It is really good quality but she put loads of stickers on it and it has nail varnish on it too

    31st August 2017 at 6:38 PM
  • Reply Laura Nice

    A changing table i brought for when my baby arrives!

    31st August 2017 at 6:45 PM
  • Reply Kim M

    I’ve a little bedside table I’d like white x

    31st August 2017 at 6:54 PM
  • Reply Teresa sheldon

    My two bedside cabinets are in desperate need of some upcycling tlc, so that’s my next project

    31st August 2017 at 7:30 PM
  • Reply Rebecca Brown

    I’m planning to upcycle my worn out old bookcases

    31st August 2017 at 8:05 PM
  • Reply Christine Kelly

    I’ve got an old wooden chest of drawers which I’m hoping to upcycle soon 🙂

    31st August 2017 at 8:24 PM
  • Reply john prendergast

    have a old table i would like to upcycle

    31st August 2017 at 8:28 PM
  • Reply Laura Pritchard

    We have a small chest of drawers I bought in a charity shop which could do with a makeover!

    31st August 2017 at 9:26 PM
  • Reply Judith Allen

    An old pine dressing table that’s been stored in a garage needs a bit of attention.

    31st August 2017 at 9:40 PM
  • Reply Sharon Lou Johnson

    i would like to restore a ottoman i have x

    1st September 2017 at 3:36 AM
  • Reply Anneka

    I want to create a unique dressing table that makes everyone go wow! I’m fairly new to all this but this kit would be a sure fire way of getting started ??

    1st September 2017 at 7:17 AM
  • Reply BloggerMummyLauren

    We’ve done some upcycling and it’s a great way to get a new piece of furniture without spending too much money. I think this looks like a great little kit!

    1st September 2017 at 8:52 AM
  • Reply Mary H

    I’m a lover of wood AND painting wood to upcycle what would otherwise be a sorry piece. My bedside table falls into the latter category so that’s my next project. This would be a huge help!

    1st September 2017 at 9:52 AM
  • Reply Louisa

    Re-painting built in wardrobe doors x

    1st September 2017 at 10:51 AM
  • Reply Ruth Harwood

    My bookcases

    1st September 2017 at 2:28 PM
  • Reply Sidrah Ahmed

    A bedside table

    1st September 2017 at 5:33 PM
  • Reply Jamie Edwards

    My mum’s moving soon and I’ve bought an old tv unit for her and I’m hoping to turn it into a beautiful rustic thingybob!

    1st September 2017 at 9:48 PM
  • Reply Marie Evans

    A coffee table sanding it down & varnishing.

    1st September 2017 at 11:16 PM
  • Reply melanie stirling

    I have 2 foot stools for upcycling.

    2nd September 2017 at 1:50 AM
  • Reply Emma

    I have an old table that I would love to rescue!

    2nd September 2017 at 9:14 AM
  • Reply Simon C

    I’ve never done an upcycling project, but interested in giving it a try. If I win this, it’ll definitely give me the kick start I need.

    2nd September 2017 at 4:27 PM
  • Reply pete c

    updating an old but solid chest of drawers

    2nd September 2017 at 8:19 PM
  • Reply lorraine kirk

    I am painting an old wooden serving trolley for our dining room.

    2nd September 2017 at 8:25 PM
  • Reply Sue Nicholl

    Im working on a large heart shaped willow picture holder, it was in a charity shop, bit dusty and in need of a new hanger but its coming along nicely.

    2nd September 2017 at 8:47 PM
  • Reply claire griffiths

    my dining table and chairs

    2nd September 2017 at 9:07 PM
  • Reply Tasha

    My daughters wardrobe

    3rd September 2017 at 9:04 AM
  • Reply lynn neal

    An old footstool that we inherited!

    3rd September 2017 at 3:21 PM

    a set of pine drawers

    3rd September 2017 at 4:38 PM
  • Reply Katie Sharman

    My ‘mr & Mrs’ wooden letters

    3rd September 2017 at 7:46 PM
  • Reply Marie P

    I bought a cute table at the tip, so that’s the next project

    3rd September 2017 at 10:12 PM
  • Reply maria blythin

    my bathroom cupboards are old and shabby looking so they will be my next project x

    4th September 2017 at 5:57 PM
  • Reply Jayne Townson

    My kitchen table needs sorting out. Thanks for this lovely giveaway.

    4th September 2017 at 8:30 PM
  • Reply Robyn Clarke

    I really want to upcycle our dining table, it has a few scratches and could do with a bit of love.

    4th September 2017 at 10:27 PM
  • Reply Natalie Turner

    I want to paint my kitchen cupboards 🙂

    5th September 2017 at 9:55 AM
  • Reply Gill Barwood

    a Lloyd loom laundry basket with an upholstered top which I found in the street

    6th September 2017 at 12:52 PM
  • Reply Abby D

    I have a toy crib from when I was little that I’d like to do up for my girls to play with.

    6th September 2017 at 7:46 PM
  • Reply Ollie Randolph

    I’ve got some tired looking sets of drawers that need sprucing up.

    6th September 2017 at 9:43 PM
  • Reply Lesley Smith

    I could use these

    6th September 2017 at 10:32 PM
  • Reply Emma Wright

    I’ve just started upcycling a table & I need to do the chairs to match

    6th September 2017 at 10:46 PM
  • Reply Caroline Hemple

    My favourite little side table is getting a makeover soon. With winter coming I’ll be curled up on the sofa more and it’s perfect for drinks and snacks!

    6th September 2017 at 11:51 PM
  • Reply Louise A

    I’ve an old kitchen chair (at least 50 years old) which I want to upcycle

    6th September 2017 at 11:52 PM
  • Reply Helen W

    We’ve got some old Ikea tables I’d like to paint.

    7th September 2017 at 2:49 AM
  • Reply Rachel Craig

    Chest of drawers.

    7th September 2017 at 3:23 AM
  • Reply Kelly White

    I have a sideboard and matching bookcase/cupboard that desperately need upcycling!

    7th September 2017 at 5:11 AM
  • Reply Ren Taylor

    my coffee table is in its last legs literally so I’m replacing the legs and the de-coupaging the whole thing xx

    7th September 2017 at 6:35 AM
  • Reply Kat B

    I’ve got some old wood planks i need to make into some nice shelves for my study

    7th September 2017 at 7:48 AM
  • Reply Kelly Glen

    I want to upcycle an old chest of drawers

    7th September 2017 at 7:55 AM
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    7th September 2017 at 7:58 AM
  • Reply Zoe C

    An old pine mirror

    7th September 2017 at 7:59 AM
  • Reply Sharon Worsley

    My whole house is in need of upgrading but we are going to start with the lounge!

    7th September 2017 at 8:18 AM
  • Reply Debbie W

    I’m thinking of doing something to the coffee table as it is starting to look tatty.

    7th September 2017 at 10:39 AM
  • Reply terri kelly

    i’ll be upcycling me bedside tables and a nest of tables for the lounge

    7th September 2017 at 10:57 AM
  • Reply Fiona Martin

    I’m looking to upcycle an old chair that I have, get rid of the varnish, paint and reupholster.

    7th September 2017 at 11:48 AM
  • Reply Fiona

    A desk for my daughter

    7th September 2017 at 12:43 PM
  • Reply Phil Darling

    an old pine chest of drawers for my sons star wars themed room

    7th September 2017 at 1:22 PM
  • Reply tim poole

    turning a pallet that came with our patio slabs into an occasional patio table

    7th September 2017 at 1:25 PM
  • Reply Karenhutchinson

    Probably my old knotty pine bookcase , woiled love an old bureau though

    7th September 2017 at 1:32 PM
  • Reply Sarah Rees

    Ours will be our bedside tables, they need to look a bit more lively

    7th September 2017 at 2:28 PM
  • Reply Hannah Wright

    I have just finished our huge kitchen dresser and now moving onto a side table for our front room

    7th September 2017 at 4:56 PM
  • Reply Yolanda Davis

    ive just moved and have very little furniture, so, i think now is a good time to try some up cycling. im going to look around some second hand shops at the weekend for inspiration

    7th September 2017 at 6:28 PM
  • Reply Rebecca

    My vintage sewing table needs a good makeover!

    7th September 2017 at 7:00 PM
  • Reply Alexandra oliver

    a gentlemans dressing table

    7th September 2017 at 7:39 PM
  • Reply lyn burgess

    A chest of drawers for my little girl’s bedroom

    7th September 2017 at 7:50 PM
  • Reply Lisa Wilkinson

    I want a new sideboard on my landing that I can store bathroom items in

    7th September 2017 at 7:51 PM
  • Reply Bell Smyth

    I have just finished doing up a set of draws for my daughter and now im gearing up to the same to mine

    7th September 2017 at 8:13 PM
  • Reply Edward Guerreiro

    My next project is going to be a toy crib my brothers mother-in-law had as a child. Apparently she found it in the loft, and wants me to make it nice again for my niece.

    7th September 2017 at 8:22 PM
  • Reply Helen Swales

    I have an ugly chest of drawers that are now an orange pine 🙁
    Luckily they are in my hallway so I don’t have to see them all the time, they are well overdue a makeover. The only thing that is stopping me do it is the know how, I have googled it a few times and a friend has given me some advice, and the fact that there’s about 16 draws in the chest so it’ll be very fiddly.

    7th September 2017 at 8:58 PM
  • Reply Jo Carroll

    We just managed to pick up a couple of solid wooden doors from a nearby office clearance that we are hopefully going to upcycle into a desk.

    7th September 2017 at 9:00 PM
  • Reply julie laing

    my computer desk

    7th September 2017 at 11:03 PM
  • Reply Dean T

    A wooden jewellery box that needs some attention

    8th September 2017 at 1:01 AM
  • Reply Dawn Andrews

    A wooden step from Ikea,

    8th September 2017 at 1:23 AM
  • Reply Sally Collingwood

    I have a lovely old chair I am going to work on.

    8th September 2017 at 7:05 AM
  • Reply Angela Muir

    An old dresser

    8th September 2017 at 8:11 AM

    It will be an old bedside cabinet

    8th September 2017 at 3:52 PM
  • Reply Naila

    That looks great, thinking of upcycling my desk 🙂

    8th September 2017 at 5:51 PM
  • Reply clair downham

    an old chest of drawers

    8th September 2017 at 6:07 PM
  • Reply Allan Wilson

    Just got a hold of 2 vintage Ottomen that are crying out to be upcycled

    8th September 2017 at 8:57 PM

    I will be doing a garden mirror

    8th September 2017 at 9:39 PM
  • Reply amanda walsh

    This is a fab kit, we’re up cycling our bedroom furniture and the bedside cabinets are next

    8th September 2017 at 10:09 PM

    Not perhaps upcycling but i want to sand down, protect & seal a childs size picnic table & benches & a birdhouse my son made at school several years ago.

    8th September 2017 at 10:11 PM
  • Reply Arabella Bazley

    I’ve got some old cheap wooden shelving that we use in the kitchen and I am thinking about painting it and hanging little curtains or tacking chicken wire over it to make it look shabby chic!

    8th September 2017 at 10:37 PM
  • Reply ksenia zywczuk

    Have a few mirrors to upcycle and hang. Easy, but I’m new to handicrafts!

    8th September 2017 at 11:21 PM
  • Reply Danielle Spencer

    I’ve got a small table in my garage waiting to be sanded down and painted.

    9th September 2017 at 2:38 PM
  • Reply Keith Glover

    Mmm nice

    9th September 2017 at 4:29 PM
  • Reply Keith Hunt

    turning some old pallets into gardening tables

    9th September 2017 at 9:19 PM
  • Reply Katrina Adams

    My chest of drawers needs a serious revamp so I think I will make that my next project.

    10th September 2017 at 8:48 AM
  • Reply leanne weir

    A toy box in to a garden planter

    10th September 2017 at 10:06 AM
  • Reply Rachael Sexey

    My dressing table ?

    10th September 2017 at 3:10 PM
  • Reply jo liddement

    I have a very plain and worn pine dressing table mirror from the 70’s that i want to upcycle into something bright and quirky.

    10th September 2017 at 3:29 PM
  • Reply Sue Leake

    I built a wooden fitted bookcase in my lounge about 19 years ago and it needs a refresh.

    10th September 2017 at 3:48 PM
  • Reply Susan Hoggett

    an old dining set from my mums

    10th September 2017 at 5:48 PM
  • Reply William Gould

    We’ve managed to rescue a couple of old wooden pallets that we are going to try to turn into a garden seat!

    10th September 2017 at 6:01 PM
  • Reply Emma Wolski

    first timer but would love to try!

    10th September 2017 at 10:25 PM
  • Reply hannah igoe

    I have two bedside tables that need a makeover!

    11th September 2017 at 4:50 PM
  • Reply Christine Sunter

    A tallboy which belonged to my mother. And a footstool which needs recovering!

    11th September 2017 at 6:07 PM
  • Reply Victoria Prince

    I have a lovely old bureau that I am hoping to upcycle next 🙂

    11th September 2017 at 6:45 PM
  • Reply Joanna Ford

    My dresser

    11th September 2017 at 8:33 PM
  • Reply Mike Cambridge

    An old chest of drawers which I’m hoping to use in my daughters nursery.

    12th September 2017 at 11:32 AM
  • Reply Danica Clarke

    I’ll be painting an old pine bed frame to give it a new lease of life! 🙂

    12th September 2017 at 12:06 PM
  • Reply Emma Smith

    A nest of tables that used to be my mum’s

    12th September 2017 at 12:24 PM
  • Reply caroline kelly

    Making a mud kitchen from an old desk

    12th September 2017 at 12:51 PM
  • Reply michelle speight

    a slim wooden glass cabinet i have

    12th September 2017 at 1:39 PM
  • Reply Chrissy Harris

    An old table I’ve been meaning to get around to!

    12th September 2017 at 2:35 PM
  • Reply Mirjana

    I am planning to restore chest of drawers & old chairs 🙂

    12th September 2017 at 2:54 PM

    A chest of drawers

    12th September 2017 at 5:07 PM
  • Reply sarah rees

    I’ve a lloyd loom ottoman and a plate rack to up-cycle so these would be great

    12th September 2017 at 5:36 PM
  • Reply Lynda Graham

    My bathroom cabinet.

    12th September 2017 at 5:39 PM
  • Reply Carole Nott

    bedside tables

    12th September 2017 at 11:31 PM
  • Reply Susan B

    I found an interesting old shelf in the garage that I had forgotten about. I think I will try to strip and wax it.

    13th September 2017 at 9:20 AM
  • Reply Jodie W

    My next upcycling project will be our dining table – it’s been used as a craft table quite a lot, so needs a good sanding down and then i’d like to paint the legs a grey colour to go in our new grey kitchen diner

    13th September 2017 at 11:46 AM
  • Reply Rebecca Howells (@PeanutHog)

    A wooden chest in our bedroom

    13th September 2017 at 8:02 PM
  • Reply Katherine Shann

    Free pallets from the local shop into vertical garden frames.

    13th September 2017 at 9:30 PM
  • Reply Dawn Wilkinson

    My dressing table that was second hand to me twenty years ago.

    13th September 2017 at 9:43 PM
  • Reply Natalie Crossan

    my dining table xx

    13th September 2017 at 11:42 PM
  • Reply Alison Johnson

    An old solid pine chest of draws that has seen better days, but could look great again.

    14th September 2017 at 12:42 AM
  • Reply Emily Hutchinson

    I’ve got a lovely old chair i need to repaint

    14th September 2017 at 11:51 AM
  • Reply elaine stokes

    got a kitchen table that will be my next upcycling project… its a plain pine one

    14th September 2017 at 12:58 PM
  • Reply Marie Rule

    I have some kids wooden chairs in the garage which I would like to up-cycle.

    14th September 2017 at 6:45 PM
  • Reply Melissa Lee

    I have a very large and old chest of drawers that desperately needs upcycling

    14th September 2017 at 9:04 PM
  • Reply sheri darby

    A battered old chest of drawers

    14th September 2017 at 9:37 PM
  • Reply Suzie W

    I want to turn a crate into a coffee table

    14th September 2017 at 10:54 PM
  • Reply Helen Padden

    A Morris Minor 🙂

    14th September 2017 at 11:18 PM
  • Reply Erica Price

    I have a desk to upcycle for my son’s room.

    15th September 2017 at 6:47 AM
  • Reply astrid c

    love to upcycle!! despise waste x

    15th September 2017 at 7:57 AM

    I have a new kitchen project upcoming. These would come in handy.

    15th September 2017 at 8:22 AM
  • Reply donna l jones

    l want to upclycle my chest of drawers

    15th September 2017 at 11:00 AM
  • Reply greig spencer

    an old bench that needs doing up

    15th September 2017 at 11:24 AM
  • Reply Stevie

    We have a stool that belonged to my grandparents years ago. I’d like to tackle that.

    15th September 2017 at 12:59 PM
  • Reply Kirsty Hosty

    my whole house! just purchased a new house that is very dated so will upcycling anything we can get our hands on

    15th September 2017 at 4:42 PM
  • Reply Rachell Lynch

    an old round table i rescued from a skip!

    15th September 2017 at 4:46 PM
  • Reply Angela Kelly

    I have an old desk that needs jazzing up.

    15th September 2017 at 5:29 PM
  • Reply Laura

    I have never upcycled anything before. I would like to try and upcycle a coffee table as I have seen some lovely projects online.

    15th September 2017 at 7:01 PM
  • Reply Anthea Holloway

    The kitchen cabinets are getting old and tatty!

    15th September 2017 at 7:48 PM
  • Reply Sarah Wilson

    I’ve bought a pine chest of drawers and two bedside tables for our bedroom, so they will be next!

    15th September 2017 at 8:51 PM
  • Reply MichelleD

    A set of corner shelves in my living room!

    15th September 2017 at 9:45 PM
  • Reply Donna Caldwell

    We are upcycling a dinner table that we found in a charity shop

    15th September 2017 at 10:27 PM
  • Reply Meryl Thomas

    i need to refer the kitchen furniture as we can’t afford new ones; so it will all have to be sanded back to be repainted

    16th September 2017 at 4:34 AM
  • Reply AnnaS

    Wordrobes.Good quality,but out of the date.some sanding and colour changing can save them.

    16th September 2017 at 7:40 AM
  • Reply Fiona

    I have an old desk that i’ d like to upcycle and start using it as a dressing table!

    16th September 2017 at 8:04 AM
  • Reply carol boffey

    chest of drawers

    16th September 2017 at 9:19 AM
  • Reply Kelly Hirst

    I’d love to upcycle my bathroom cabinet which has seen better days

    16th September 2017 at 9:24 AM
  • Reply Natasha hoey

    The table and chairs in my dining room, theyve seen better days.

    16th September 2017 at 10:00 AM
  • Reply Jean Cassell

    Our kitchen chairs have been waiting for a makeover for a while.

    16th September 2017 at 10:12 AM
  • Reply Elouise Barratt

    I love upcycling things, it’s very therapeutic and lovely to see the end result.

    16th September 2017 at 11:16 AM
  • Reply KATHY D

    Found a small coffee table in a charity shop with a magazine section underneath – only £5.
    cannot wait to get started – thinking of decoupaging the top and still thinking about the rest.

    16th September 2017 at 11:36 AM
  • Reply jamie Millard

    Got an old chair that needs a new lease of life.

    16th September 2017 at 12:07 PM
  • Reply Maureen M

    Repainting a mirror frame.

    16th September 2017 at 12:07 PM
  • Reply angela sandhu

    I have a desk which is really boring but made of solid wood so i would like to do something with that

    16th September 2017 at 1:52 PM
  • Reply Gillian Hutchison

    I have an old rocking chair that I have partly stripped that I plan on upcycling next

    16th September 2017 at 2:21 PM
  • Reply Angela Carey

    I have a small pine chest of drawers waiting for a makeover.
    Feel some Annie Sloane and a toach of decoupage coming on.

    16th September 2017 at 2:50 PM
  • Reply Jo McPherson

    A table that I’d like to try upcycling

    16th September 2017 at 3:30 PM
  • Reply katie w

    an old chest of drawers

    16th September 2017 at 3:32 PM
  • Reply Catherine Barton

    An old wooden desk we had in the garage as a work table…….

    16th September 2017 at 4:56 PM
  • Reply amanda greensmith

    i’ve got an old shoe cupboard that i’m doing at the moment

    16th September 2017 at 5:16 PM
  • Reply Kirsteen Mackay

    I have an old chair I would like to upcycle

    16th September 2017 at 6:08 PM
  • Reply Adrian Bold

    I have some old chairs that could use some love and attention.

    16th September 2017 at 6:52 PM
  • Reply Victoria Stockley

    I want to upcycle my cgest of draws

    16th September 2017 at 7:05 PM
  • Reply Gem Gautier

    We have an old gentleman’s chair that needs a bit more than just TLC so hoping to upcycle that at some point!

    16th September 2017 at 7:06 PM
  • Reply Dawn Samples

    We have just moved house so I would love to up cycle some drawers for the bedrooms x

    16th September 2017 at 7:34 PM

    My living room furniture – I have a wooden table and chairs, tv stand, bookcase and end table and the kids have put dirty handprints, spilled drinks and all sorts of sticky mess over them – its that type of wood that soaks it all in :/ I have wanted to paint it all a nice grey colour for so long – ive got 2 weeks off work, this might spur me on a bit 🙂

    16th September 2017 at 7:51 PM
  • Reply katrina downie

    I have an old style kids desk i want to make all pretty and bring into this century

    16th September 2017 at 8:17 PM
  • Reply lauren porter

    My daughters wardrobe 🙂

    16th September 2017 at 8:44 PM
  • Reply Fiona jk42

    My next upcycling project will be a little wooden “pie crust” circular table with 3 legs. Currently it has rather scruffy old brown varnish and the top has a green faux leather insert that is very scuffed. I’ve seen a photo of a similar piece upcycled by painting the woodwork pale grey, with a decoupage top using a patterned paper napkin to cover the leatherette. I just need to choose some paper that has a design I like.

    16th September 2017 at 8:49 PM
  • Reply Deborah Bird

    I have a really nice chest of solid pine drawers which I want to upcycle for my bedroom 🙂

    16th September 2017 at 9:13 PM
  • Reply Caroline Bourne

    A pink armchair that I got from ebay which has seen better days. I plan to paint the legs and reupholster it

    16th September 2017 at 9:15 PM
  • Reply Sharon Burroughs

    I’m going to upcycle my kids chest of draws

    16th September 2017 at 9:39 PM
  • Reply Theresa Thomas

    I would like to fine a table and chairs to upcycle

    16th September 2017 at 9:51 PM
  • Reply Jessica Hutton

    I have an old chest of draws that are slightly damaged. I’m hoping to bring them back to live for my bedroom xx

    16th September 2017 at 10:33 PM
  • Reply Paula Phillips

    I want to do my tv unit, coffee table and sideboard so that they are all matching.

    16th September 2017 at 11:02 PM
  • Reply Rich Tyler

    My bar stool project!

    17th September 2017 at 12:30 AM
  • Reply Lydia Graham

    My husband has recently done the youngest’s chest of drawers, not sure what he has planned next

    17th September 2017 at 12:32 AM
  • Reply Tammy Neal

    My upcycle project is to do my bedroom

    17th September 2017 at 1:01 AM
  • Reply Su Brett

    We have a small kitchen table and 2 chairs that we got from freecycle that I would love to smarten up.

    17th September 2017 at 1:17 AM
  • Reply Jennifer Baker

    My Table and chairs! Cant wait to start x

    17th September 2017 at 2:49 AM
  • Reply Cathryn Crawshaw

    my old dressing table for my daughter

    17th September 2017 at 8:32 AM
  • Reply Adrian Knox

    I’m upcycling my work shop, it’s a bit unorganised, I’m always running from one side to the other to find stuff.

    17th September 2017 at 8:33 AM
  • Reply Gwyn Sharps

    My next project is upcycling an old wooden chest, and and old bookcase.

    17th September 2017 at 9:01 AM
  • Reply Jacqui Graham

    it would be a bookcase I have in my loft which I would love to upcycle and put in my dining room

    17th September 2017 at 9:16 AM
  • Reply Michelle Stewart

    Going to have a go at my old kitchen cabinets

    17th September 2017 at 10:13 AM
  • Reply Fiona Johnstone

    I have a desk that could do with being upcycled. Make it part of the family again

    17th September 2017 at 12:02 PM
  • Reply Kendra J Florence

    A pine chest if drawers is my next up cycling project

    17th September 2017 at 12:41 PM
  • Reply JULIE WARD

    An old coffee table, must get myself in to gear and start on it

    17th September 2017 at 12:43 PM
  • Reply Carol Emmett

    A little Lloyd Loom type (NOT an original Lloyd Loom, obviously) bedside cabinet. It has a curved ply door that was fabric covered, so afresh coat of paint and some lovely fabric should hive it a new lease of life.

    17th September 2017 at 12:56 PM
  • Reply Hayley Lynch

    My Grandmas book table was a wedding present in the 1930s and it no longer fits the more modern style of my house so I am hoping to paint it white x

    17th September 2017 at 1:30 PM
  • Reply Lila Taylor

    We have rescued a glass fronted display unit that we would love to upcycle with chalk paint,wax and new knobs, i’m hoping it will look fab!

    17th September 2017 at 1:41 PM
  • Reply michelle thompson

    it would have to be the wardrobe i have

    17th September 2017 at 2:18 PM
  • Reply justine meyer

    I have a large set of drawers that i am going to do multicoloured x

    17th September 2017 at 2:42 PM
  • Reply Victoria Easton

    A Welsh dresser

    17th September 2017 at 3:14 PM
  • Reply denise s

    a pine wood merchant chest, hate the orangey pine and love the storage in this furniture so a new colour and handles would make it loved again.

    17th September 2017 at 5:34 PM
  • Reply Annette Oliver

    A 1920s sideboard

    17th September 2017 at 5:45 PM
  • Reply ellie spider

    I’m currently in the middle of upcycling my desk in my room – I am sanding it down, then painting it with a pink chalk paint before adding on some floral pattern designs and varnishing it 🙂

    17th September 2017 at 7:27 PM
  • Reply Karen Dixon

    We need to upcycle our bedroom furniture

    17th September 2017 at 7:55 PM

    I have got some old chests of drawers that really need upcycling so I’d give it a go if I had the right equipment!

    17th September 2017 at 8:45 PM
  • Reply Claire Little

    a chest of drawers I have.

    17th September 2017 at 8:53 PM
  • Reply Lyla

    An old cabinet that I want to make into a sparkly bling cupboard

    17th September 2017 at 9:10 PM
  • Reply craig austin

    a chest of drawers

    17th September 2017 at 11:00 PM
  • Reply Natalie Gillham

    I want to revamp my battered piano

    17th September 2017 at 11:14 PM
  • Reply Tracey Hallmark

    A nest of tables I had off a local free cycle site

    17th September 2017 at 11:36 PM
  • Reply Andrea Lloyd

    Spaghetti Bolognese we love

    26th October 2018 at 9:48 PM
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