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Posts Tagged ‘upcycling’

Chair planter - Treemendus Glasgow

Treemendus Glasgow is owned by artists Sophie Steele and Shauna Gray. Sophia and Shauna are home improvement artists that specializes in the restoration and upcycling of old furniture. They clearly has a passion for giving new life to old pieces, whether it’s turning an old chair into a beautiful planter or making a dog/cat bed out of vintage suitcases. Treemendus Glasgow definitely has a lot of fun and unique pieces!

Upcycled end tables - Treemendus Glasgow

Most of the furniture styles that Treemendus Glasgow tends towards using are of either vintage pieces or mid-century modern. They use a lot of vibrant colours and patterns making them into some really fun pieces that are sure to liven up any room.

In addition to the upcycled furniture that they sell, Treemendus Glasgow also runs craft and upcycling classes, and, on occasion, post DIY tutorials on their blog. They also welcome custom orders!

If you would like to see more by Treemendus Glasgow, here’s where you can find them!:


I love upcycling/repurposing. I enjoy seeing what interesting ideas people have to remake objects into something completely different. So I thought I’d share just a few of the great upcycling blogs for anyone else who enjoys upcycling.

Upcycle That:

Upcycle That was started by Jacques Karsten and Judy Rom in 2012 as a resource for anyone interested in upcycling. It has a lot of great eat information about upcycling: tutorials, project inspiration, etc.

Upcycled Treasures:

The upcycling blog Upcycled Treasures is particularly for DIY home decor and design ideas. It includes ideas for upcycled furniture, crafts, and even wedding ideas.

The Upcycle Blog

Includes lots of different upcycling ideas. From fashion to jewelry to home decor, etc.

Upcycled Your Life

The Upcycled Your Life blog has a lot of great and easy to do project ideas!

As mentioned before, this is just a short list of some of the many different upcycling blogs out there. Hopefully they’ll inspire you to have some upcycling fun of your own! And if so, please feel free to share a pic of your upcycling creations on my Facebook page! I’d love to see them. With upcycling, one man’s junk really can become another man’s treasure!

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