Are you ready for a festive refresh but don’t know where to start? Why not try your hand at upcycling this season and add a little creativity to your Christmas! Instead of throwing away all your Christmas cards and decorations turn the excess into one-off stylish decorative pieces.

For the latest trends in upcycling and to discover the techniques to master the art of a truly homemade Christmas, we are pleased to announce that upclycing supremo Max McMurdo will be joining us at this year's show. You can catch him on the Christmas Theatre where he will be offering up expert advice and handy tips and tricks for a frugal festive season.

So if you’ve ever wondered how to make a Christmas tree out of pallet wood, check out his thrifty talk on our timetable here and to really get craftfy why not sign up to his FREE workshop also!