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Fabulous Folger's Coffee Plastic Container Upcycle

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With some chalkboard labels from Michael's and a can of Krylon Paint these coffee containers become great organizers for crafts, sewing or as a reposit for rice, pasta, flour or sugar - especially when the person has difficulty with heavy canisters. I kept the insides carefully covered so they remained food-safe. Buy paint that is usable on plastic and follow directions - they must cure for 4-5 days! Try here for a better demo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8TAewzKwfo .
Time: 4 Days Cost: $10 Difficulty: Easy

To see more: http://kelliskitchen.org/2013/07/cheap-organization/

  • Karen
    Karen Tucson, AZ

    I used the Blue Bunny Frozen Yogurt containers. No lingering odors and great for stacking.

    • Beth G.
      Beth G. Springfield, IL

      Those are great! I love the lids on those things!

  • Nikki MaDio
    Nikki MaDio Bronx, NY

    Just realized, probably could use the containers that Domino sugar comes in now as well

    • Kitchen Kelli
      Kitchen Kelli Norman, OK

      yes! I have purchased 2 of those when I have needed sugar - I really kind of like the color they are now! :)

  • Nikki MaDio
    Nikki MaDio Bronx, NY

    Agreed, Yellow is nice, but how can i get the domino sign off. Lol

    • Kitchen Kelli
      Kitchen Kelli Norman, OK

      I know! So - you have to prime it all and the spray paint it the color it was I guess! :)

  • Megvirago
    Megvirago Denver, CO

    That was such a great idea!!!

  • Kaye121849
    Kaye121849 Atlanta, GA

    I use them to store brown sugar, craft items(like small minis), etc. I don't paint them - take labels off and put new ones on.

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