Dependig upon the style of your sewing machine, you could possibly upcycle it as a lamp if it is a portable. If it is an old cabinet model, you could use it as a storage bin for outdoor events and place a metal bin in the area where the working part of the machine is housed and use it as an iced-storage area and place drinks within it.
I am not sure how old your machine is, but here are some clever ideas for vintage sewing machine stands:
Hello could you possibly post a photograph to better see your size and design of your sewing machine situation ?
Having a visual might be helpful to be able to offer the best guidance .....to a help find the best suggestions or potential up-cycle- repurpose for your machine.
You are probably referring to the machine as well as the cabinet, Pinterest has lots of good ideas:
We turned ours into nightstands. It was easy - here’s how: https://www.frugalfamilytimes.com/2018/02/antique-treadle-sewing-machine-table-with-live-edge-wood.html
I kept my Great Aunt's sewing machine and cabinet as is. Love it!
You can make a table from them, so many ideas https://www.recyclart.org/60-ideas-recycle-old-sewing-machines/
Is it one of those old singers ones.
Hi! I have mine just inside my entry. I keep a basket with clean masks there, and a basket for our keys. Good luck and stay safe!
I've seen them turned into lamps.
You could make it into a desk. It will need one solid surface on the top. If you purchase wood at Home Depot or Lowe's, they will cut it for free. Then just stain or paint it.
Are you referring to an old sewing machine, or an old sewing machine cabinet?
What kind of sewing machine is it? Do you have a picture? Are you looking to repurpose a cabinet , take the sewing machine out or actually tune-up the sewing machine?
Here are some ideas I found: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZn_YyXj_VY
I turned one into a bar! https://www.charlestoncrafted.com/sewing-table-to-bar-table-transformation/