We’ve all got some old and tired looking pieces of furniture that we’ve had for so long we don’t have the heart to throw away! All it needs is a bit of TLC, some crafty materials and some creative inspiration.

We’ve definitely got some crafty upcycling ideas for you to try out on those well-used pieces of furniture. Whether you’re a nifty painter, a dab-hand at stencilling or just looking to give upcycling a go.

Die-cutting can give you a helping hand with a lot of these ideas, you can create your very own stencil design using a combination of our intricate dies or just personalise your project using one of our Alphabet die collections.

Here’s some ideas you can try:

Chair Projects:

We’ve all got a few kitchen table chairs that are looking for a bit of TLC. These simple, multi-coloured projects are really easy to do. Who knew stencilling could be such an effective technique!

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Drawer Projects:

Drawers are one the most fun upcycling projects to do! There’s so many options for creating a unique piece of furniture. Whether its stencilling, adding patterned wallpaper to the drawers or adding some geometric designs using chalk paint.

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Side Table Projects:

Side tables are super quick and easy to upcycle. Whether you’re wanting to change the decoration theme in your room or are just wanting to add a splash of colour!

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Upcycling Crockery Projects:

If you’ve got a few older crockery pieces lying around that need a bit of extra loving, why not try add some detail to them using ceramic paint.

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