Repurpose an Old Baby Crib Into an Easel, a Drying Rack, or Trellis

$20
4 Hours
Easy

Don't throw out your old baby crib!! You can still use it for baby as a chalkboard easel, garden, shelving...you name it!
Who'd have thought I could come home with 5 different baby cribs from my city cleanup junking fest? There are all sorts of purposes you can find for an unwanted baby crib and its parts. Check out a few ideas. Want a custom easel like the ones show below? Just follow the link to find out
repurpose baby cribs into an easel a drying rack or a trellis, repurposing upcycling
Of course I couldn't let my very first find go...just look at that pink! It's currently my garage sale sign, but will one day sit outside my shop.
repurpose baby cribs into an easel a drying rack or a trellis, repurposing upcycling
Want to make one? Just head to the blog for the easy DIY tips.
repurpose baby cribs into an easel a drying rack or a trellis, repurposing upcycling
Totally useful way to use the side rail for drying garlic or other garden goodies.
repurpose baby cribs into an easel a drying rack or a trellis, repurposing upcycling
Why not trellis garden veggies? There are just so many uses! I've even used it as shelving in my garage. Stop by to see!
Larissa ~ Prodigal Pieces

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  • Ellie Campbell
    on Mar 28, 2015

    I used the springs for an inspiration board in my craft room. One side is used for organizing fabric strips while I am making quilts. The other side is being used as a pot rack above my coffee station. I used s hooks from IKEA to hang the pots.

    • Larissa ~ Prodigal Pieces
      on Mar 28, 2015

      @Ellie Campbell How fun and useful! I've got one more in my stash to work on and I keep finding uses for all those bits and pieces. :o)

  • Sandy Hartnett
    on Nov 15, 2015

    Wow!

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