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Crib Desk

Instead of tossing out an old crib, why not make it useful in another part of your home? From cool kid desks and chalkboards to pretty play wagons, these creative ideas for repurposing cribs are must-sees. Click through to get inspired!

Ways to repurpose old cribs! This one is a craft station, another one was turned into a day bed!

43 terrific transformations of thrift shop finds

Baby crib desk...no instructions just a photo. This may be a necessary Christmas gift. Chalk board paint, magnets to the bottom of the cups, hanging basket on each side for books, papers, stickers, etc. fancy clips for the space in front of them. Names on the chairs as well as their photo since their too young to read. I think I love this!!!

Recycling/Reusing items around your house! Check this *awesome* DIY turning a crib into a desk! Very Cool! Such a good idea if you have children. Having a designated place for them to do school work will make it easier for them to get it done.

How to make a crib into a desk or table

Repurposed crib rail and hanging storage containers. This would go good next to his art desk to hold all his pencils and other tools..

.repurposed baby cribs..these ideas are great!! we used ours for different things..right now one is part of a tent w/twinkle lights in our toy room and the metal frame that the mattress laid on is hung on our bar w.pictures and other random things...very cool looking!!

Kids Desk: Caz of A Little Learning for Two created this adorable kids activity desk using a crib, particleboard, and chalkboard paint. Get the kids desk instructions

Upcycle a drop-side crib (no longer safe for little ones!) into a kid's desk...I might have placed the table at the higher level so it could be used into the school years as well.

  • Teuila Holding

    Love this! ESP the baskets for seats!! Good thinking mama! ;)

  • Krista Dulaney

    Hey, that's me! :) And yes, you could raise it, my kids are still little though and this is the perfect height for them. But when they are older I'll raise it up. The nice thing is that you can change this to fit your needs. Thanks for Pinning!

Don't throw out that old crib! Make a desk instead. DIY Tutorial.

Reuse. Recycle. Convert. Easy Do It Yourself Tutorial on how to Convert your Child's Old Crib into a Brand New Desk.

Art desk from old crib

An old crib DIY'ed into a bookshelf...just one of many lov-er-ly things you can make from an old crib. Check all of them out, especially the chalkboard easel, bench & desk!

Do you have an old crib that you no longer need? Well, this is a GREAT idea and a great way to use an old crib to turn it into an art station or desk for your kids! We love the organizational aspects and practical uses that this brings! Check it out!

recycled crib, love this idea! Thrift stores have these out of date cribs very cheap. Flip one side for a shelf add a glass or any kind of top. Great for craft room, basement or home office.

From photo frames to desks, here's 48 cool ways to repurpose your kid's old stuff!

Love the crib turned work center. Another great addition to the kids area of the Women's Home.

From "The Organised Housewife": "We sold our baby's cribs & our cots in a garage sale, however the clever ideas below really make me wish I kept onto them. My favourite would have to be the table with storage, very creative..."

Old drop-side crib repurposed into a desk. Just add a piece of mdf or particle board cut to the right size, paint with chalkboard paint, and add hooks around the top. The paper storage box is a cereal box, and the shelves are a spice rack.

  • Lisa Morris

    It's pretty much all made. I just need your creativeness for a cute paint job!

  • Elicia Ratajczyk

    We can make this super easy! You'll have to wait til I am done with classes but lets do it at the beginning of May!

  • Lisa Morris

    Elicia Ratajczyk

Add a glass top, turn one side rail into a shelf, and you're set. Wow, right? Source: Achados De Decoracão

Crib turned into a desk afterwards.....genius!

Great reuse of an old crib. Transform it into a homework/craft station for your kid(s)!

Use old crib to make desk enclosure. See Apartment Therapy. 18 DIY Desks to Enhance Your Home Office

Grown-Up Desk: Add a glass top, turn one side rail into a shelf, and you're set. Wow, right? Our crib is a dropside, which is recalled, so this is great way to reuse it. Source: Achados Dedecoracao