Remake It: Home

Remake It: Home

The Essential Guide to Resourceful Living: With over 500 tricks, tips and inspirational designs

  1. Henrietta Thompson
  2. Illustrations by Neal Whittington
  • ISBN 9780500514849
  • 21.00 x 17.00 cm
  • Hardback without Jacket
  • 272pp
  • With over 500 illustrations
  • First published 2009
‘Save money, save the planet and stay ahead in the style stakes – this inspirational book makes it clear that recycling doesn’t mean sacrificing style ’ – Eastern Daily Press
‘Packed full of great projects, money-saving tips and insider information’– Homes & Interiors Scotland

If there’s something going spare, there’s a use for it somewhere

This is the practical guide to being resourceful by design in your home.
• Save money!
• Save the planet!
• Stay ahead in the style stakes!

With a wealth of tricks and tips to help you, design examples from leading luminaries such as Jasper Morrison and Marcel Wanders, and step-by-step projects you can try around the home, Remake It: Home provides design inspiration and practical know-how.

Smart, savvy, entertaining and fully illustrated throughout, this book will show you how to make the most of the things you already have – in style.

See a video of one of the ingenious tips here

More clever tips in video:
Make your own cake stand
Make your own oven glove
Make your own lantern

Henrietta Thompson writes on architecture and design for a number of international magazines and newspapers. Her previous books include Simply Contemporary and Phone Book, both published by Thames & Hudson.
Neal Whittington is an illustrator and designer, and proprietor of the online store
Present & Correct.

See an interview with Henrietta Thompson about the making of the book