Upcycle DIY Projects  

“One man’s trash is—“ any DIYer’s treasure! You can recycle your previously loved household items or project scraps, and turn them into awesome, funky home decor, impressive crafts or cool projects!  

Transform a Pizza Pan Into a Stylish Magnet Board!

Transform a Pizza Pan Into a Stylish Magnet Board!

I find that one of the best ways to get (and stay) organized is by having several prominent spots to...

Rustic Chandelier With a Bit of Glam...

Rustic Chandelier With a Bit of Glam...

My dining room is a little dark which can make eating there at night tricky. The standing lamp in...

The Cheapest Closet Space Saver Ever!

The Cheapest Closet Space Saver Ever!

I don't know about you, but my coat closet is always a wreck. There's just so many coats and so...

Fire Pit Upcycle From a Curb Side Find!

Fire Pit Upcycle From a Curb Side Find!

Last summer, I made it my mission to create and craft using nothing but items I found on garbage day...

DIY Multipurpose Gift Wrap

DIY Multipurpose Gift Wrap

I love beautifully wrapped packages and spend hours making the perfect ribbons and embellishments...

DIY Ribbon Organizer Under $3

DIY Ribbon Organizer Under $3

This will be a perfect post for you if you are thinking to organize your ribbons and tapes after all...

Giving an Old Bunk Bed Ladder New Life

Giving an Old Bunk Bed Ladder New Life

I took a $1 garage sale bunk bed ladder and transformed it with a cheery fresh shade of green --...

A Unique Christmas Wreath! Got a Picture Frame?

A Unique Christmas Wreath! Got a Picture Frame?

I wanted a unique and inexpensive "wreath" for our front door and decided to just see what
I could
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Vintage Cooking Grill Jewelry Organizers

Vintage Cooking Grill Jewelry Organizers

I've always loved polka dots and when I saw this $1 vintage set of what I think are cooking grills,...

Repurposed Topiary Christmas Tree

Repurposed Topiary Christmas Tree

A Christmas tree is probably the most popular Christmas symbol, don't you think?We always cut ours...

Guitar Case Made Into a Teenagers Looking Glass #UnicornSPiT

Guitar Case Made Into a Teenagers Looking Glass #UnicornSPiT

I was looking for something fun for my daughter for Christmas. She has received so many things I...

From Trash to Treasure

From Trash to Treasure

Being the type of person I am, when I see something that someone else has thrown out, and it's...

Pet Bed

Pet Bed

I have a 6 lb teacup poodle, spoiled, of course. His bed was worn out. I decided to make him one for...

Old Water Trough to a Patio Storage and Table

Old Water Trough to a Patio Storage and Table

Table top challenge got me going on this idea for a table and storage on my patio. Of course I had...

Great Find for Covering Plants

Great Find for Covering Plants

Good morning everyone. I was at Big Lots yesterday and came across a collapsible mesh laundry hamper...

Coffee Can Jack O' Lanterns With Lights!

Coffee Can Jack O' Lanterns With Lights!

I am a huge coffee fan! HUGE! I seriously live on that delicious stuff. Needless to say, I have a...

Make Something for Nothing...how to Re-purpose Your Old Soup Tins...

Make Something for Nothing...how to Re-purpose Your Old Soup Tins...

Make these cute soup tin lanterns in a day....providing you have all the necessary tools,this DIY...

Soda Can Wind Spinner

Soda Can Wind Spinner

We went to a botanical garden and saw a very nice wind sculpture which captured my daughter’s...

How to Up-cycle a Spagetti Box Into a Pencil Box

How to Up-cycle a Spagetti Box Into a Pencil Box

I love taking junk and turning it into something useful and pretty. Holding a spaghetti box in my...

DIY Chinese String Lanterns

DIY Chinese String Lanterns

We've made these before using battery tea lights but this new updated version is much easier to make...

How to Make Inexpensive Planters From Recycled Tin Cans

How to Make Inexpensive Planters From Recycled Tin Cans

Do you usually toss your empty tin cans into the garbage or recycle bin?That’s what I always did...

How to Repurpose a Metal Magazine Basket

How to Repurpose a Metal Magazine Basket

I love a great thrift store haul!It's a rare visit when I walk out empty handed. Nearly every single...

Reuse Crates & Drawers

Reuse Crates & Drawers

This is my last "reuse & upcycle" items.
I had these drawers and wine crates in my storage room,
...

Gardening Project: Recycled Succulent Planter

Gardening Project: Recycled Succulent Planter

The idea for this project came to me after a recent trip. I've started bringing plants home as...

DIY Flower Vase From a Tissue Box.

DIY Flower Vase From a Tissue Box.

Here's a quick craft- reuse a tissue box as a flower vase! Grab some flowers next time you go...