Founder, The House of Upcycling
The House of Upcycling is the UK & Ireland’s principle independent authority on professional upcycling for interiors. Founded by eco interiors educator and designer Chris Billinghurst, the organisation has been changing attitudes toward professional creative reuse since 2014, instigating a new design dialogue uniting style and sustainability. With one hundred professional artisans in membership who sell to and are commissioned by interior designers and celebrities as well as the general public, the House of Upcycling continues to educate and inspire both amateur and professionals alike, who seek to create residential and commercial environments that are unique and eco positive. An Industry Partner of the UK’s only institute for professional interior designers, the BIID (British Institute of Interior Design), the House of Upcycling has been featured in Forbes and the FT, works with a wide variety of industry partners and education establishments and is proud to have several of its members appear regularly on both television and radio.