A few months ago, I did a blog post on recycling old crates. It included using crates for shelving, bike baskets, and side tables. Since then, I have gathered a collection of old wine crates from a wine tasting party I did in October. I’ve been searching for more inspiration for a new project and found some other great repurposed crate ideas. Here are a few pictures.
This wine crate dog bowl would be a perfect DIY project for me, especially since I have two little pups, Harley and Pablo.
I like these ideas of layering and using a crate as a planter. This would also look nice outside, on a patio or atrium. The problem with this idea is that I don’t have a green thumb, so I don’t really have that many plants.
How cool is this… creating a rustic work space in the garage complemented with a wood bench. The problem with this is that my garage has no room for it.
I’m guessing these are milk crates? Love this look, but my collection of crates are too small and are in different shapes and sizes.
This is also great. These crate shelves have two purposes. It’s functional for holding kitchen necessities as well as displays a collection of antiques. My issue with this idea is that my kitchen is so small that I have no wall space for this.
I started a list a while back of how I should repurpose my collection of wine crates including making a jewelry case, a cornice, a seat, or a dog bed, but I still can’t decide.
Any ideas or suggestions? I feel stuck… help!
Photo Sources: Eco Salon, funkyjunkinteriors.blogspot, Green Dairy, Love1, Remodelaholic, tangledepartment.blogspot