Derrick Winje walks us through how The Cobblers' team repaints the midsole of a pair of Air Jordan 4 Retros.
The owner of Telè shows us how he restores the back of an iPhone by lasering off the glue, taking the glass off, gluing a new back on, and cleaning.
Doe Deer shows us how he restores a 1964 vintage Barbie by rerooting the hair, sanding the scratches, and repainting it.
Bag Remake Studio's artisans show us how they restore an $800 Louis Vuitton monogram wallet by disassembling it, repainting, and replacing the lining.
The owner of ColorGlo GTA walks us through how he restores the driver's seat in a Ferrari by cleaning, filling the cracks, and repainting.
Gerry Gallagher shows us how he restores a burned Chanel Flap Bag by cutting off the burned leather, quilting a new piece, and reassembling the bag.
Julie Derrick is a cobbler in Portland, Oregon. She explains how she restores and repairs Dr. Martens boots to look like new.
The cofounder of Handbag Clinic walks us through restoring a white Chanel bag by cleaning the stain with an ink remover and repainting the bag.
Duane Olson shows us how he restores an Effanbee doll by deconstructing it, repainting, fixing the voice box, and making new clothes.
Hermès Kelly bags are one of the most expensive and prized designs in the world. Bag Remake Studio shows us how they restored a vintage Kelly depeche.
Kerchie is a YouTuber who repairs vintage Polly Pocket sets. She shows us how she restores one from 1992. This includes repainting the characters and the interior of the compact, creating a new foil logo and gluing it on, and creating new polymer clay wings for the characters. Visit Insider’s […]
Where other people see trash, Ed Potokar and Amy Rosenfeld of Hudson Valley Airstream see treasure. Residents of New York’s Hudson Valley, the husband and wife spend their days transforming derelict Airstream trailers into tiny homes. Since 2016, they have renovated four vintage Airstreams from the 1960s and ’70s and […]
Sara Drew is a conservator at Centre Art Studio in New York City. She showed us how she cleans and restores a 180-year-old painting of English opera singer Lucia Elizabeth Vestris. The painting has paint loss, thick layers of dirt and tobacco smoke, and physical tears. Visit Insider.com for more […]
A historic four-bedroom Newport home nicknamed the “Chutes and Ladders” house is selling for $US3.45 million following a $US1.2 million price cut in May. Housed in a former 19th-century Rhode Island fire station, it comes with multiple staircases plus an elevator and working firepole. In 2009, the home received a […]
You can restore your iPhone from a backup by giving your phone a factory reset, and then logging back into your Apple ID account. Before you restore your iPhone, you’ll need to make sure that you have a current backup of all your phone’s data – you can create one […]
You can restore your iPad from a backup by saving a backup to your Apple ID account, and then signing back into that Apple ID when you reset your iPad. Many iPad devices will create backups automatically, but you should make sure that your most recent backup is current before […]
Theon Parseghian is a mechanic from upstate New York who completely transforms old vehicles by making them amphibious. He’s rebuilt a Volvo station wagon and a houseboat to master both land and sea. The following is a transcript of the video. These vehicles conquer water and land. They’re creations by […]