When it comes to DIY, it’s often the small things that make the biggest difference. Armed with a tin of paint and an open mind, the design possibilities are endless. An increasing demand for customising inexpensive pieces of furniture is inspiring us all to get creative and add a splash of style to our homes.

Whether you are looking to give your dining chairs a makeover, update existing pieces of furniture to keep in line with seasonal trends, or add eye-catching designs to otherwise plain accessories, upcycling with colour has never been easier. Paint specialist, Crown show you how to bring old furniture to life with these inspirational upcycling ideas.

Find out how you can give old furniture a new lease of life