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Trilobite scrap steel garden sculpture

August 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Part of the welding module was a design-make project, the brief was to work in pairs to design and fabricate [...]

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The Salvage Sister’s Christmas giveaway!! #WINMYRING !!

November 21st, 2016|0 Comments

So you want to win my ring huh? You’re in the right place!! How to win my solid silver tentacle [...]

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How to make a simple trough from pallets

September 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Last week at Kirstie's Handmade Fair I made a planter, or trough out of two pallets with Kirstie in the [...]

My upcycled workshop part two! – Almost there!

November 25th, 2014|3 Comments

Welcome back! Sorry it's taken me so long to get this online for you, I literally cannot sit still long [...]

My up-cycled workshop stage 1 – The frame

July 8th, 2014|1 Comment

The Frame for my up cycled workshop is made out of pallets and fence posts. I chose pallets because they [...]

The Salvage Sister at the Scottish BAFTA’s

November 26th, 2013|0 Comments

I couldn't believe it when I had an email from Andrew Jackson at Raise The Roof Productions saying Kirstie's Fill [...]

The National Trust commissions The Salvage Sister for their #Beautifulanduseful campaign

November 26th, 2013|0 Comments

The National Trust have launched a campaign to inspire people to reuse & up-cycle, so of course they contacted none [...]

The Salvage Sister is making a workshop from Pallets, junk, trash & freebies!

October 18th, 2013|1 Comment

Yes, you did hear me right! This is going to be a mega project, And I am intending to use [...]

Skip diving, salvaging & getting freebies!

July 23rd, 2013|2 Comments

They don’t call me The Salvage Sister for nothing! I’m going to let you in on some top secrets for [...]

Reuse, recycling, up-cycling & down-cycling

July 18th, 2013|0 Comments

What does Reuse, recycling, up-cycling & down-cycling mean?! We all hear these terms bandied about in the press constantly, and [...]

Feature walls

July 17th, 2013|0 Comments

Having a feature wall in your room is a great way of making a focal point of design without having [...]

My Reclaimed Home

July 16th, 2013|0 Comments

I have skimmed the walls throughout the house, chased lighting wires into the plaster, repaired problem areas and designed the [...]

Tiny Budgets

June 30th, 2013|0 Comments

How much do you think you would have to spend to own a contemporary furniture set like the one above [...]

Up-Cycling and Refurbishing Furniture

June 11th, 2013|0 Comments

Up-cycling and refurbing old furniture is a great way of beautifying your home and keeping it unique whilst making it [...]

Trunks, Chests & Crates

June 1st, 2013|0 Comments

Whatever you want to call them I love them and I am completely obsessed! You can find some really beautiful [...]

Funk up your chairs!

May 19th, 2013|0 Comments

This gorgeous chair, didn’t always look like this. When I got my hands on it it was dark wood with [...]

Restoring a Victorian property

April 21st, 2013|2 Comments

I would definitely say a beautiful cast iron fireplace in a Victorian property would be the first thing I would [...]

Car Boot Sales

March 21st, 2013|0 Comments

I’d been looking for a bathroom cupboard for a little while now, when I stumbled across this. Now, it wasn’t [...]

Where to shop for second hand for your home

March 13th, 2013|0 Comments

The short answer to this question is everywhere! When I’m looking for new home furnishings and furniture my first port [...]

Designing a child’s bedroom

February 16th, 2013|0 Comments

You can have great fun with this one, you can use colours and patterns and characters that you wouldn’t normally [...]

My contemporary ‘Chavey Statues’

January 30th, 2013|0 Comments

Here are a few of my Chavey statues. They are a contemporary twist on classical historic statues, you can see [...]

Brightening a room with bespoke Artwork

January 30th, 2013|0 Comments

I’m a a great believer in supporting your local artists, buying local art and commissioning local artists to paint for [...]

My Sunday Mirror article

January 29th, 2012|0 Comments

I just found out I am now a columnist for the Sunday Mirror! Whoop whoop... here's the feature they ran [...]

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