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!  

Can Plastic Easter Eggs Become Fall Decor? See What I Did!

Can Plastic Easter Eggs Become Fall Decor? See What I Did!

Sometimes the strangest items can be transformed into something special for little or no money. That...

Salt and Pepper Shakers Vases

Salt and Pepper Shakers Vases

This is a great idea for Teacher Appreciation Week, Mother's Day, anytime you need a small but...

Bicycle Rim Winter Wreath

Bicycle Rim Winter Wreath

I know the thought of winter coming is not a pleasant one for a lot of people , me included but...

Styrofoam  Heads Garden Pots-Cute and Unique

Styrofoam Heads Garden Pots-Cute and Unique

These are so fun to make and very cute in the garden. First you find yourself a styrofoam head that...

Lazy Susan Dividers Using One Office Supply

Lazy Susan Dividers Using One Office Supply

If your Lazy Susan is anything like mine, it’s a mess.

Upcycled Media Cabinet Into Armoire

Upcycled Media Cabinet Into Armoire

Do you still own one of these huge media cabinets? With a little bit of work, they can easily be...

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...

Rusty Cart to Fairy Garden

Rusty Cart to Fairy Garden

A friend of mine was cleaning up his yard at a rental property. He offered this old rusty garden...

Retro Ashtray Table

Retro Ashtray Table

Vintage ashtray stands are too cool to discard! They have such great lines and designs and make...

Salvaged Window Frame Doily Display

Salvaged Window Frame Doily Display

A salvaged, glass-less window frame + inexpensive fiberglass screen +my grandmother's vintage...

Ladder Herb Garden

Ladder Herb Garden

I’m sure you have seen many of these ladder gardens on Pinterest among other great ideas for DIY...

Baking Tin Repurposed to Hanging Planter

Baking Tin Repurposed to Hanging Planter

I love plants but so does my cat. Once I left my yucca on windowsill only to find a tuft of nibbled...

Repurposed Vintage Plate Holder

Repurposed Vintage Plate Holder

This month the DIY Project Bloggers are using chalkboard paint! I needed something to hold my...

Dress Form Christmas Tree MINI

Dress Form Christmas Tree MINI

This is a small version of the popular Dress Form Christmas Trees seen on line. This is a great way...

Entertainment Center Becomes a Great Upcycled Entryway Bench!

Entertainment Center Becomes a Great Upcycled Entryway Bench!

So, there I was on Craigslist scrolling through all things furniture, and I came across this great...

Christmas Scrabble Art Frame - Easy and Fun Project

Christmas Scrabble Art Frame - Easy and Fun Project

I thought this would be a fun project to share with you on Christmas Eve... I made this little...

Succulent Gardening

Succulent Gardening

I am in love with succulents. Thought I would share my version of the succulent grill. The first...

Soup Can Caddy

Soup Can Caddy

Wait! Don't throw out those soup cans! Recycle them into this handy dandy caddy to store craft...

Want to know what to do with an old window and some fence boards?

Want to know what to do with an old window and some fence boards?

First, you take some old discarded windows from a job site and distress, paint and distress some...

Upcycled Hand Cart Coffee Table

Upcycled Hand Cart Coffee Table

Recently I had the pleasure of tackling a 40 mile yard sale in Virginia. I came away with a bunch of...

Holiday Lights / Yard Lights

Holiday Lights / Yard Lights

Holiday/Yard lighting with small tree branches or twigs. easy project.

DIY Lamp Makeover - Changing the Shape Of This Lamp Base 4 Ways

DIY Lamp Makeover - Changing the Shape Of This Lamp Base 4 Ways

I have been searching for a lamp for my desk, but what I have seen that I like is too expensive. I...

DIY Free Storage Solution for All Those Food Storage Container Lids!

DIY Free Storage Solution for All Those Food Storage Container Lids!

How to finally get all those storage lids under control using an upcycled container.

DIY Upholstered Headboard

DIY Upholstered Headboard

I recovered a king size headboard for our guest room and only spent $36.
I spent $36 using a cotton
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Hide Those Huge Bags of Dog Food! An Easy Peasy DIY solution!

Hide Those Huge Bags of Dog Food! An Easy Peasy DIY solution!

Such an easy solution and so easy to customize to your own decor! An old Potato Bin. That's it. Use...