Give old drawers a second chance
Think sustainable and instead of buying a new shelf or ready-made chest of drawers, look in the basement or in the garage - maybe you'll find some old drawers there. They can take them out of dusty cabinets or shabby dressers and bring them back to life.
Today we present you 15 creative ideas for DIY furniture and other home furnishings. You will be surprised how useful and multifunctional old drawers can be. With minimal effort, original kitchen and wall shelves, towel racks and clothes hooks as well as notice boards and even dog houses are created. So take a look at all the imaginative tips from our collection and decide which ones are the most suitable for your home. Maybe you just need more storage space under the bed or you want to plant a few flowers and have no flowerpot left over. Even for these cases we have the solution here.
The handles of the old drawers are perfect as clothes hooks on the wall
The Old Dresser becomes a wonderful herb garden
Attach rolls under the drawers and use them as underbedded compartments
If the drawers are small, they quickly become photo frames and with a little wire, you can even attach your earrings there
An old drawer can also be very versatile
Attached to the wall, the drawers form an entire shelving system
For the good organization or your favorite photos
Your dog will be very happy about it too
Such a bookshelf you can still leave for an authentic effect, too, with the scuff marks
Vintage stool in shabby chic look
So your jewelry will always be well arranged and beautifully displayed
You can design several old drawers as a headboard for your bed
It's also quite simple with the help of a belt
Make a cover for the drawer out of cardboard or wood and your new chest is ready
And, have we promised too much? How do you like these DIY ideas? Do you already know where you stowed old drawers?