15 Brilliant Ways To Reuse Your Empty Cardboard Boxes

Now that you've opened all of your presents, turn those boxes into something amazing for your home!

By Hometalk Highlights

Make Rope Wrapped Storage

Turn those empty boxes into high-end clothing or makeup storage that goes with your bedroom.

Cover a Few in Fabric for Stylish Bins

If you're looking for entryway organization, this quick & clever upcycle is the one!

Turn a Piece into a Distressed Sign

Take a piece from a large cardboard box and turn it into faux wood farmhouse decor.

Add Wheels for a Rolling Toy Crate

Make clean up time just a tiny bit easier by making your upcycled containers roll.

Dress It up as a Luxury Cat Bed

Did you ever think a cardboard box could look this extravagant? Your cat will be so grateful.

Paint a Chalkboard Sign

Add a little decor to a dull wall, with this easy cardboard to chalkboard repurpose.

Attach Frames for Instant Organization

Make stow crates with very visible labels, using thrifted or Dollar Store frames and chalkboard paint.

Use It to Start a Book Page Wreath

Every great book page wreath begins with a cardboard ring or circle, and you can make tons with a box!

Wrap It in Jute & Make a Vase

Corrugated cardboard has a lovely texture, and combined with jute, it makes the perfect vase.

Use Duct Tape to Turn Boxes into Furniture

It sounds crazy but some people really are just this creative. Use box furniture on the go!

Add Milk Cartons for a Craft Caddy

Create your own stack of supply drawers or mobile craft caddy, using a box and cartons.

Build It into a Play Kitchen

Your kids won't expect another toy to come out of that big box, so this will thrill them!

Cover It in an Old Sweater for a Cozy Look

Use an old sweater to instantly dress up a plain box and turn it into family room storage.

Construct a Washi Tape Dispenser

Keep your washi tape organized and ready for DIY, with an easy upcycled dispenser.

Craft a Huge Floral Mirror

Cut petals from an extra cardboard box and paint a bright hue, to create this large wall flower.