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How to give your old placemats a funky facelift

How to give your old placemats a funky facelift
    I'd hazard a guess a lot of us have probably got a set of old cork-backed placemats knocking about at home that no longer quite cut the mustard...

My top tips for creating masking tape designs!

My top tips for creating masking tape designs!
Have you tried creating masking tape designs? Have you had problems with bleed through or paint peeling away? Check out my top tips for creating super duper sharp designs first time!

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.  

New Reloved magazine make - colour pop kitchen table

New Reloved magazine make - colour pop kitchen 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  

How to create a bold Geometric design sideboard - as featured in Reloved Magazine

How to create a bold Geometric design sideboard - as featured in Reloved Magazine
                                                                                                 As featured in    Bring some pared back styling t...

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...