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Thursday 8 June 2017, by

To celebrate National Upcycling Week 2017, we’ve selected a shiny list of up-and-coming upcycling bloggers who will be right up your street. Whether you’re already an upcycling expert or just getting started, snoop on those amazing vlogs to get your daily shot of inspiration.


1 – DiY Blonde

Fancy an industrial style for your interior decorating? Follow DiY Blonde’s video showing you how to make your own hooks from copper pipes and get the vintage effect you always dreamed of…

For more of DiY Blonde’s super creative DIY tips click here.


2 – Adam Atkins

The life-changing magic of doing it yourself… Adam definitely has a knack for creating minimalist, beautiful plant-based art décor. Follow his advice on this DIY video to give your house a fresh and light style.

Click here for more of Adam’s creative and affordable ideas.


3 – Kerry Whelpdale

Meet the wizard of furniture hacking. With Kerry, you will learn that most pieces of furniture have a secondary use with a little upcycling know-how.

See more of Kerry’s DIY hacks here.


4 – Bespoke Bride

Are you planning a wedding on a budget? Say no more, Emily and Jess from Bespoke Bride have got you covered. They have a plethora of DIY wedding ideas that will save you money, which you can then spend on that dream wedding dress…

For more DIY wedding ideas by Bespoke Bride head over to their channel.


5 – Reloved Home

Back to the 50s! Scott will teach you how to upcycle your old cabinet and turn it into this bold and eye-catching masterpiece.

Watch out for more ‘retro’ ideas…

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