If you can see potential in an old lampshade, a discarded cake-tin, or an old tea set, then this is the book for you. With informative text and beautiful photographs, authors Ellen Dyrop and Hanna Kristindottir offer you a wealth of ideas for turning unloved pieces, from your attic or a second-hand store, into beautiful objects for every room in your house. Breathing new life into old household knick knacks that would otherwise be condemned to the town dump has never been so much fun. Here are: *Innovative ideas ranging from old metal jelly mould doorstops to a chandelier embellished with old silver cutlery *Projects are easy to follow yet stunningly effective *Various craft techniques, including embroidery, decoupage, and scrapbooking, so there really is something for everyone *Ideas for every room from kitchen to bedroom *Suitable for lovers of the shabby-chic look and anyone with a love for junk-shops, antiques and heirlooms *And more! This stylish craft book shows you how to transform old items into beautiful decorative ornaments.