40 Creative Ways to Upcycle

The best things in life are free, well almost. If you’re like us, you probably have a lot of old stuff just lying around your house not doing anything but taking up valuable space. Get over your laziness and sentimentality and use the following 40 creative ways to repurpose, reuse and recycle your old clutter.

1] Use sticky notes as a collector when drilling
2] Turn suitcases into side tables
3] Turn an old wine box into a shoe rack
4] Turn a drinks six-pack into a condiment carrier
5] Turn credit cards into guitar picks
6] Reuse Kleenex boxes as bag dispensers
7] Turn large wine bottles into a lamp
8] Upcycle light bulbs into candles
9] Use a cupcake tray as a jewellery organiser
10] Turn suitcases into accordion folders
11] Turn a mini fridge into a TV stand and storage unit
12] Upcycle mugs, bottles and bowls into light fixtures
13] Use old shoes and boots as plant pots 

14] Turn a door into a frame for a standing mirror
15] Turn a bike Into a bathroom counter
16] Turn picture frames into serving trays
17] Reuse cassette tape cases as gift card boxes
18] Turn a door frame into a coffee table
19] Reuse ketchup bottles as a pancake squirter
20] Use a paper towel holder as a ribbon holder
21] Use cupcake wrappers to prevent icy poles from dripping
22] Use shower hooks in your closet as bag holders
23] Turn bulletin boards into a jewellery organiser
24] Use paper clips to organise your cables
25] Use glass jars to store your salad
26] Use a paper clip as a key chain and money clip

27] Turn wrenches into wall hooks
28] Turn a piano into an outdoor water fountain
29] Turn a bathtub into sofa
30] Use Frisbees to reinforce disposable plates
31] Use a pipe with valves as a coat rack
32] Reuse toilet paper rolls to organise cables and cords
33] Repurpose barrels into a drum set
34] Use books as shelves
35] Upcycle a shopping cart into a rolling chair
36] Turn a porch rail into a coat rack
37] Turn old door knockers into knobs
38] Turn an old cabinet into a vanity unit
38] Make old jars into outdoor lanterns
40] Turn shutters into a stylish bed headboard

Do you have any of your own great ideas to share? We would love to hear them. Please comment below.