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Right, what do I REALLY need?

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SinclairSpectrum Thu 07-May-15 10:05:31

Getting old caravan at weekend, intend to paint interior and re-upholster cushions etc.
What do I need to buy to get me up and running - any kit recommendations would be much appreciated, it's our first van so we have nothing.......

MrsNextDoor Fri 08-May-15 06:07:58

I've heard very good things about Valspar's apparently hard wearing and the colours are lovely. Also...get yourself a staple gun if you don't have one already. Have you ever reupholstered before? got a sewing machine and all that?

SalomeD Fri 08-May-15 07:31:18

Look on Gumtree for the bits like water and waste water carriers and local car boot/charity shop for crockery/cutlery

SinclairSpectrum Fri 08-May-15 07:46:57

Got staple gun, sewing machine etc and the ability to spend hours browsing fabric.
Never upholstered before but have been watching youtube tutorials as a brew from fabric browsing!
I will have a look at the paint thank you, doing it up for us to use rather than sell so if I make an arse its only me that has to live with it.

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