• Publisher: Weldon Owen
  • Edition: BB Hardback
  • Publication: 02 February 2018
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781681883670
  • Stock: 10 in stock
  • Size: 218x286 mm
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Pages: 176
  • RRP: £19.99
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by Sonia Lucano

Book Description

Have a bunch of mason jars in your cupboard but not sure what to do with them? Have some fruit crates laying around? Upcycle! is a fun, contemporary project book that will show you how to take a range of common objects, many available cheap or free, and craft them into stylish home furnishings and décor.
The projects are practical and attractive, with full-colour photography and easy-to-follow instructions. Turn an old wooden pallet into a stylish coffee table or a charming, rustic headboard, a leftover jam jar into an accent light or a hanging plant holder, and dozens more simple home crafts. The lovely farmhouse chic aesthetic brings a rustic yet modern flare to any home. Each project has a complete list of tools and materials needed, and handy illustrations that even the beginner to DIY projects can follow with ease.
The book focuses on 8 everyday items you may find at a flea market or even freeperhaps in your own home, and shows how each can yield a wide range of projects. A bonus section includes ideas for stencils to trace, or be inspired by to create your own.

About the Author

About Sonia Lucano

Sonia Lucano started work as a fashion stylist following her graduation from art school. These days, she alternates between fashion and the decorative arts. Interested in all forms of craftwork and very hands-on, she loves to collect fabrics, play with colour, create, style and customise. She is, by turns, a photography stylist for publishers and magazines, creator of decorative objects and fashion accessories and author of Felted Wool, How to Customize Your Home and Glass Engraving (all published by Marabout).

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