Jazz up junk: Upcycling gains fans in Singapore

Upcycling, the process of converting old or discarded items into something useful or of better quality, is gaining fans in Singapore

From shabby furniture getting a funky facelift to threadbare dresses finding a new lease of life as cushion covers, the art of upcycling is very much alive in Singapore.

Upcycling is the process of converting old or discarded items into something of better quality, usually something useful or creative.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 28, 2018, with the headline 'Jazz up junk'. Print Edition | Subscribe