Left over paint can make any old item a taking point. An old table, a chair, a picture frame or even on old trunk can have a brand new lease of life with a simple coat of paint.
Think about totally fresh uses for your newly rejuvenated item. In this case ( .. case .. ahem!) we've created an intimate dining space, inspired by the orient, but with all the trimmings of a traditional Christmas.
For more on upcycling watch our How to: Paint Furniture video in our advice section.
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