Don’t Toss That Old Crib, Use It Like This Instead

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When our little ones outgrow their things it’s tempting to just toss them in the garbage. Don’t make that mistake with their crib, though. You can use it to make these awesome projects!

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It’s It Glorious?

If you’re more interested in tidying up your own crafting room, you could always make this upcycled crib storage hanger!

Learn how to make it yourself at creatingreallyawesomefreethings.com.

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Clean Crafting

Apply the same tactic to your kid’s crafting area, just like you see here. It’s easy to see that only-decoration.blogspot.com had the right idea!

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Spice Up Your Kitchen

Crib grates also work well in the kitchen! You can use hook screws and magnetic strips to create a similar storage area.

Visit instructables.com to learn how!

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Instant China Shelf

Hang your crib bars up sideways to make this easy china shelf! See the details at somedaycrafts.blogspot.com.

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Simple Book And Magazine Racks

It’s important to encourage reading in your little one’s day-to-day life. That’s why you should try these cool storage ideas!

Oh, The Places You’ll Go (Or Things You’ll Read)

Make a Dr. Seuss-inspired shelf by following the steps at diyhshp.blogspot.com. Their love of reading will know no bounds when they have this cool shelf at their fingertips.

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You Don’t Even Need To Hang It

Things can be even easier for you when you just sand down the corners and place the magazines over the wooden dowels! There’s no need to get any fancier than this.

See exactly how they did it at bluecricketdesign.net!

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The Great Outdoors

Bring your crib out for some much-needed fresh air with these creative projects!

Rolling Away With The Family

Turn a crib into a rolling wagon by following the simple instructions at creatingbycami.blogspot.com. It’s perfect for a summer picnic or family get together!

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A Garden Trellis

See how this creative outdoorsman transformed a thin-beamed crib into a garden trellis by watching this helpful YouTube video!

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Everything You’ll Need In A BBQ

Stop running inside to get supplies during your family barbeques. Have everything at your on deck when you make this handy outdoor cady!

Learn how to make one for your own backyard by visiting consignmentsalequeen.net!

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The Welcome Wagon

Show your guests the way with this easy-to-build chalkboard sign! You can make it in time for your next gathering by checking out the instructions at the-red-kitchen.com.

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Don’t Bench These Cozy Chairs

Who would’ve thought that baby cribs can be used to make comfortable chairs and swings? Neither did we, but boy are they cute!

Fit Your Decor

All you need to do is remove one side of the crib to make a cozy chair! Then place your favorite colorful pillows and decorations around the bench. Now you’re good to go!

See how they made this pretty version at 2littlehooligans.com!

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Sturdy And Beautiful

A fresh coat of paint and some pillow cushions can transform an old crib into a modern swing in no time! Learn how they did it at lumberjocks.com.

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Put Those Old Chains To Good Use

If you have a crib and a bunch of rustic-looking chains, you can always try to make this gorgeous swing!

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Even The Spring Can Be Put To Use

When it comes to cribs, don’t throw a single piece away! Even the old spring board can be used to make these cool crafts!

Let There Be Light

You can even use it to hang items from your kitchen ceiling! We love the eye-catching candles the geniuses at itsy-bits-and-pieces.blogspot.com decided to hang from theirs! What a neat idea.

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Don’t Let Your Necklaces Get Tangled

All you need are scraps of wood and a can of spray paint to transform your old crib into a dainty jewelry holder! Check out even more flea market findings at farmgirlpaints.blogspot.com!

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Let It Grow, Let It Grow!

Now you can even hang your potted plants from the spring board! They’ll bask in the sunlight and grow uninhibited!

See how to make it in your own home by visiting consignmentsalequeen.net!

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Perfect Toddler Bed

You don’t need to run to the furniture store! Make one out of the crib itself by following the steps at machteld-embroidery.blogspot.com.

It also works as an adorable reading nook!

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Turn A Toddler Bed Into A Cozy Dog Lair

Once your growing child moves onto an even bigger bed, you can turn their renovated toddler bed into a comfy dog chair! Learn how to do it by watching the video below.

Don’t Throw It Away… Repurpose It

Cribs don’t have to outgrow your family when your child outgrows it! Now you can use the crib for any of these awesome projects. If you would like to be reminded how to disassemble your crib, just watch this video and follow his steps in reverse. Your little ones will be so glad you gave it a shot!

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