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How to Upcycle a Small Crib into a Stylish, Highly Functional New Piece of Furniture

Decor Ideas 10.07.14
My favorite part about this project is that an existing piece, that couldn't be used in its existing form was transformed it into a practical, functional and surprisingly unique piece of furniture. Obsolete baby furniture is turning up all over the place, and with a little vision these pieces can be upcycled and repurposed into interesting commodity furniture.
Time: 1 Day Cost: $6 Difficulty: Moderate

To see more: http://eveofreduction.com/a-small-crib-gets-upcycled-into-a-stylish-highly-functional-new-piece-of-furniture/

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  • Gloria W
    Gloria W Little Falls, MN
    Great way to recycle..Great job & idea Cristin!
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  • Reposhture Studio - Kim
    Reposhture Studio - Kim Pittsburgh, PA
    This is kinda beyond Brilliant!
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  • Trish F
    Trish F Kansas City, MO
    very clever
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  • Jan M
    Jan M Toledo, OR
    You could even use the sides as a magazine rack. The kind that you just slip a magazine over the rail.
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  • Rebecca Glenn
    I found a crib on Craigs List that had been recalled due to safety problems and converted it into a dog bed. I cut the legs to make them shorter and took the front part off altogether. Now the dog bed isn't just a pile of blankets in the corner but an
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  • Tanya P
    Tanya P Canada
    Now that is creativity!! Great job at repurposing.
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  • Becky
    Becky Blair, NE
    You should share a picture of that here Rebecca.
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  • Rustic Crafts & Chic Decor - Renee
    I love projects like this! Great job!
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  • Gail Salminen
    Cristin Frank - great idea, haven't seen this one before. Very nice piece, thanks for posting.
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  • Color It Simple
    Color It Simple Concord, NC
    so creative, just love it!!!
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  • Judy P
    Judy P Canton, MS
    I have this crib in the attic and have wondered what to do with it. Now I know! Great idea!
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  • Beth Hoff
    Beth Hoff Middleton, WI
    Fantastic Idea!
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  • Joe Strachan
    Joe Strachan Vincent, AL
    I just love this idea!
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  • KathrynElizabeth Etier
    Great idea. Now I wish I had saved those cribs from 40 years ago!
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  • Valerie
    Valerie South Africa
    This is a dream come true for a craft room - well done, and what a fantastic idea!
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Cristin Frank

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