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Done up North at Decorex International 2019

Done up North at Decorex International 2019

We are so excited to reveal that Done up North will be making its first professional appearance at Decorex International in October 2019 in collaboration with surface patttern designer, Kirath Ghundoo
Watch me reveal my latest design and tell you how it was done!

Watch me reveal my latest design and tell you how it was done!

My latest video gives you a bit of insight into the design process of my latest - and possibly most intricate - design as I take off the masking tape and talk through how I applied it, some the issues I had along the way and the finishing touches I'll do to protect it. 
How to Upcycle old placemats with cool Geometric designs

How to Upcycle old placemats with cool Geometric designs

    I reckon a lot of us have probably got a set of old cork-backed placemats - or coasters - knocking about at home that no longer as style-ish as...
Watch a design unveiled in our latest masking tape reveal video

Watch a design unveiled in our latest masking tape reveal video

Watch the strangely satisfying removal of the masking tape from our latest design in Pewter over Black on a vintage dressing table.  
Reloved magazine upcycle project - colour pop vinyl vintage table

Reloved magazine upcycle project - colour pop vinyl vintage table

The commission piece in the latest issue of Reloved magazine involved upcycling a vintage 1940s table with a retro look using zingy, fresh colours ...
Lloyd Loom style Ottoman makeover with geometric copper heart design

Lloyd Loom style Ottoman makeover with geometric copper heart design

Reloved Magazine - Issue 51, February 2018  The geometric heart design is now available to buy!   Check out Done up North on Zazzle.com  
Paint it Pink raffle winners and final amount raised!

Paint it Pink raffle winners and final amount raised!

              Our 'Paint it Pink' piece was created to raise money during Breast Cancer Awareness month to be raffled off with all proceeds going t...