Create a mail center from an old shutter. To reuse a cast-off shutter, sand and paint or stain the piece deep brown. Remove the slats from the top half with a handsaw. Screw a piece of plywood over the back of the open area. Repurposed old shutter.
Shutter Sofa Table Shutters are key design elements in cottage style. Many people repurpose them as wall art or headboards. Layla used a shutter as the top surface of a sofa table to bring in soft lines common in cottage design.
Great idea to turn 2 small shutters into a basket/box for wash rags and other bath supplies holder, Magazine Holder, or kitchen supplies, or a garden planter box for plants and flowers. Great start for a centerpiece idea too!