Make a bench out of their crib to keep it for sentimental reasons when the babies grow out of it!

Turn kids crib into outdoor bench for front of house!Make a bench out of your crib to keep it for sentimental reasons when the kiddos grow out of it!

Use an old tic tac container to store bobby pins. Easy enough.

Tic-Tac container of bobby pins for the bottom of your purse. I have an empty tic tac container in there now

DIY> Outdoor candle lanterns out of a tuna can and a broom stick.

Outdoor Tuna Can Lantern

DIY Outdoor Candle Lantern: tuna fish can, PVC pipe, dollar store vase and candles. Beautiful walk way or patio idea.

crochet with sheets

Crochet with old sheets as yarn and a giant hook- for floor rugs (gorgeous color!) I have so many old sheets this would be a good project on a rainy day.

spray paint old cookie sheets and turn them into magnet boards! cute in a kitchen.

spray painted cookie sheets = magnetic boards - what a good idea to use for all of those Leap Frog letter magnets. Stainless steel fridges are nice but you can't decorate them with magnets!

bag from a sweater

yellow sweater turns into a bag (with pockets!)

I knew there had to be a project for an old sweater. I love recycled projects! A bag from a sweater. AND you can use the sweater sleeves to wrap gifts (bottle of wine maybe).

T shirt bag

DIY: Recycled T-Shirt Tote Bag. I used a husker t-shirt I found & it made a huge bag.maybe a smaller shirt would be better, but def a fun bag!

This is epically awesome.  Take a gross boring folding chair and make it fab with spray paint and some fabric. Tutorial at smartgirlstyle: folding chair makeover

This is epically awesome. Take a gross boring folding chair and make it fab with spray paint and some fabric. Tutorial at smartgirlstyle: folding chair makeover. Especially awesome because I have folding chairs instead of actual dining table chairs

Uses for an old t-shirt

Old T-shirt head bands! so easy i do this all the time! braid 3 pieces of an old tshirt and tie it to a hair tie! looks really pretty with a 5 strand braid

Make baskets out of cardboard boxes and twine. Great idea. Large baskets are so expensive. SERIOUSLY GENIUS!!

Make "Baskets" Out of Cardboard Boxes. If you need pretty baskets in a custom size, use cardboard boxes cut to size. I wrapped 4 ply jute twine around the boxes and hot glue in place. Made liners from a drop cloth to line the boxes.

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